These Boks owe Allister a ‘biggie’

2016-09-28 13:33

For all the woes, Allister Coetzee has generally been very loyal to his broad Bok group. Rob Houwing says they are overdue to repay him.

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Bok fans predict Loftus defeat

2016-09-28 11:20

The majority of fans who took part in a Sport24 poll believe that the Springboks will lose against both Australia and New Zealand.

 
Springboks

Alexander set to be named SA Rugby president

2016-09-27 13:20

Mark Alexander is expected to be unveiled as SA Rugby's new president at October 27's General Council Meeting.

 
Rugby Championship

Bumbling Boks remain 4th in rankings

2016-09-19 13:36

Following their 41-13 defeat to the All Blacks, the Springboks remain fourth on World Rugby’s official rankings.

 
Rugby Championship

Paige, Steyn set for Bok starts at Loftus

2016-09-28 08:30

Rudy Paige and Morne Steyn are set to be the starting halfbacks for the Springboks against the Wallabies in Pretoria.

 
Springboks

On this day 1 year ago THIS happened!

2016-09-19 21:08

On this day in 2015 Springbok rugby plummeted to its lowest point - ever. How well do you remember what took place in Brighton 365 days ago?

 
Rugby Championship

Mallett not surprised by Bok result

2016-09-19 07:28

Former Springbok coach Nick Mallett was not surprised by the All Blacks’ comfortable victory over the Springboks in Christchurch.

 
Rugby Championship

Oz at Loftus: 3 great Bok wins

2016-09-27 14:18

Pretoria is traditionally a jinxed city for the Wallabies. Rob Houwing picks three of the most notable Bok victories against them there.

 
Rugby Championship

Boks may have little left in tank

2016-09-19 13:38

While the All Blacks get fitter, plenty of Springboks only become more prone to fatigue and over-play, worsening the gap, says Rob Houwing.

 
Rugby Championship

Boks building but not there yet - Strauss

2016-09-16 07:16

SA captain Adriaan Strauss had no excuses for his side's poor run of form this season as they face their toughest challenge so far against the All Blacks.

 
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We've looked at ourselves really harshly - Bok coach

Springbok assistant coach Matt Proudfoot addressed the media on Tuesday ahead of this weekend's Rugby Championship encounter between the embattled Boks and Australia at Loftus. Watch.

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Rugby Championship

Habana set to rewrite record books

2016-09-15 14:04

Springbok wing Bryan Habana will rewrite the record books when he takes to the field against the All Blacks in Christchurch.

 
Rugby Championship

Louw: All Blacks an exciting challenge

2016-09-15 10:20

Springbok flank Francois Louw is excited at the prospect of playing his 50th Test against the All Blacks in Christchurch.

 
Rugby Championship

Now Boks vulnerable for Euro tour

2016-09-13 12:52

The lengthy unavailability of Bismarck du Plessis leaves the Boks even more lacking in street-wise options at hooker, writes Rob Houwing.

 
Rugby Championship

Boks: What to make of Alberts call-up?

2016-09-12 11:58

Willem Alberts' call-up highlights how desperate things have become in the Springbok camp, writes Lloyd Burnard.

 
Rugby Championship

White: Writing on the wall for SA rugby

2016-09-09 13:00

Former Springbok coach Jake White fears that South African rugby is heading in the wrong direction.

 
Rugby Championship

Coetzee: Boks will never lose their aura

2016-09-09 09:20

National coach Allister Coetzee has dismissed the notion that the Springboks have lost their aura of invincibility.

 
Springboks

Naas: Difficult to call Oz v Boks victor

2016-09-07 07:18

The outcome of the Test between Australia and SA in Brisbane is tough to predict, former Bok flyhalf Naas Botha believes.

 
Rugby Championship

Boks warned on ‘Lions method’

2016-09-15 12:30

The Springbok side revealed is geared to try to dismantle the mighty All Blacks by old-fashioned methods on Saturday, writes Rob Houwing.

 
Rugby Championship

Why Boks must avoid ‘floodgates’

2016-09-14 14:22

Heyneke Meyer’s Bok sides got used to NZ defeat but mostly gave them a massive contest … piling heat on Allister Coetzee, writes Rob Houwing.

 
Rugby Championship

Coetzee ponders future Bok captain

2016-09-13 07:20

Coach Allister Coetzee says the next Springbok captain must put up his hand and show he wants the job.

 
Rugby Championship

Mallett: Boks v Oz like B division rugby

2016-09-12 07:10

Former Bok coach Nick Mallett was not impressed by the quality of rugby on display in the Test between Australia and South Africa.

 
Rugby Championship

Boks plan to gate-crash 'Pooper' party

2016-09-09 13:00

Skipper Adriaan Strauss says the Boks have plans to make sure Australia's Michael Hooper and David Pocock don't dominate the breakdown.

 
Rugby Championship

Coetzee: De Allende, Mapoe didn't perform

2016-09-08 09:30

The form of centres Damian de Allende and Lionel Mapoe was not good enough and they had to be dropped, Bok coach Allister Coetzee says.

 
Rugby Championship

Boks look to keep up pressure on Oz lineout

2016-09-06 18:55

SA are hoping to heap more pressure on Australia's malfunctioning lineout as they look to get back to winning ways, lock Lood de Jager has said.

 
Springboks

Senatla to focus on XVs, wants Bok jersey

2016-09-15 14:04

Sevens star Seabelo Senatla says that he is shifting his focus to XVs, with the aim of earning a Springbok cap the driving factor.

 
Rugby Championship

Boks 'boast' poor record in Christchurch

2016-09-13 14:09

It has been over half a century since the Springboks last won a Test against the All Blacks in Christchurch.

 
Rugby Championship

Bok mess: Not just about Allister

2016-09-12 14:35

He is rightly under fire, but Rob Houwing cautions against Allister Coetzee being solely castigated for the Boks’ precarious state.

 
Rugby Championship

Bumbling Boks lose in Brisbane

2016-09-10 14:03

Australia have beaten the Springboks 23-17 in their Rugby Championship match at the Suncorp Stadium in Brisbane on Saturday.

 
Rugby Championship

Strauss: We are a work in progress

2016-09-09 11:18

Springbok captain Adriaan Strauss says they are a work in progress but stressed the importance of Saturday's Test against Australia.

 
Rugby Championship

Wallabies may target Bok ‘versatility’

2016-09-07 14:11

The likelihood that the Boks will play a handful of back-liners in less preferred positions could give heart to Oz, warns Rob Houwing.

 
Rugby Championship

De Jongh to transfer Sevens experience to Boks

2016-09-06 15:02

Juan de Jongh is hoping that his experience with the Blitzboks this year will benefit the Bok in the Rugby Championship.

 
 

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