Pollard: Faf's decision making has improved

2018-07-20 11:07

Springbok flyhalf Handre Pollard says he was impressed by the performances of his halfback partner Faf de Klerk in the recent England series.

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Rugby Championship

Up to R1 500 to watch All Blacks at Loftus

2018-07-20 10:29

Fans will have to fork out up to R1 500 to watch the All Blacks in action against the Springboks in the final Rugby Championship clash at Loftus Versfeld.

 
Rugby Championship

Boks: ‘Warren for Duane’ isn’t so simple

2018-07-18 20:34

Their styles quite different, a ‘Whiteley for Vermeulen’ Bok swap at No 8 would require a bit of rethink over the whole loose trio’s makeup, says Rob Houwing

 
Rugby Championship

Bicep surgery sidelines Kerevi for rest of 2018 season

2018-07-02 10:47

Wallabies centre Samu Kerevi is due to undergo surgery on a ruptured bicep on Monday and will not play again in the 2018 season.

 
 
Rugby Championship

Peyper SA's sole Rugby Championship referee

2018-07-13 08:00

Angus Gardner of Australia will referee two of the Springboks’ six Tests during the Rugby Championship.

 
Rugby Championship

Wallaby star Folau loses appeal against 1-match ban

2018-06-28 16:25

Star Wallabies fullback Israel Folau lost his appeal against a one-match ban in the aftermath of a contentious final Test with Ireland last weekend.

 
Rugby Championship

Wallabies lose Kuridrani for 3 months

2018-07-19 10:20

The Wallabies face a problem at outside centre for the Rugby Championship with reports Tevita Kuridrani will miss the next three months due to a pectoral injury.

 
 
Rugby Championship

US singer apologises for botching New Zealand anthem

2018-06-26 12:06

The American singer who botched the New Zealand national anthem before a rugby league Test against England has apologised and said she deserved to be ridiculed.

 
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Mark Keohane: Can the Boks win? YES! Will they win? NO...

Mark Keohane believes the Springboks can upset the world champion All Blacks at Newlands, but ultimately will fall short ...

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Rugby Championship

NZ anthem's 'worst rendition' strikes bum note

2018-06-25 10:53

It wasn't the scoreline that angered New Zealanders after their rugby league Test loss to England, but what was dubbed the "worst" rendition of their national anthem.

 
Rugby Championship

Irish eyes on All Blacks after Australia series triumph

2018-06-24 10:56

Coach Joe Schmidt says he is looking forward to testing Ireland against New Zealand later this year after their epic series victory in Australia.

 
Rugby Championship

Pathetic Argentina thrashed by Scotland

2018-06-23 23:27

Argentina put in another woeful performance in what was coach Daniel Hourcade's final Test in charge against Scotland at the Estadio Centenario in Resistencia

 
 
Rugby Championship

Ioane hat-trick helps All Blacks destroy France

2018-06-23 11:21

A second half blitz, including a hat-trick for winger Rieko Ioane saw the All Blacks to a comfortable win over France in the third Test in Dunedin.

 
Rugby Championship

All Blacks under pressure to improve in 3rd Test

2018-06-22 09:24

Though they have already won the three-Test series, the All Blacks will find themselves under extraordinary pressure in the final Test against France at Dunedin.

 
Mark Keohane

Boks will win Rugby Championship!

2018-06-21 13:42

Mark Keohane believes the All Blacks are vulnerable and will finish below the Springboks and Wallabies in the Rugby Championship.

 
Rugby Championship

Steve Hansen happy with All Blacks' improvement

2018-06-25 10:48

After completing a 3-0 series whitewash over France in Dunedin, the All Blacks can take plenty from their effort into the next phase of their Test season.

 
Rugby Championship

Cheika seethes after Wallaby series loss

2018-06-24 09:53

Michael Cheika lamented the lost opportunity of beating highly-rated Ireland in a home Test series as he builds the Wallabies for the Rugby Championship.

 
Rugby Championship

'Little bit special' - Irish joy at rare Australia win

2018-06-23 21:22

Coach Joe Schmidt praised Ireland's "special" achievement after they fought to a tenacious series victory over the Wallabies.

 
 
Rugby Championship

Attack! Wallabies say they need tries to stop Ireland

2018-06-22 13:00

Australia coach Michael Cheika urged the Wallabies to turn on the style and attack on as they seek to deny Ireland a rare series victory in the third and final Test.

 
Rugby Championship

Ireland coach Schmidt in no rush to decide on future in job

2018-06-22 09:41

Joe Schmidt says he will likely wait until the end of the year before deciding whether to stay on as Ireland coach beyond the 2019 Rugby World Cup in Japan

 
 
Rugby Championship

Wallabies star Folau in hot water... AGAIN!

2018-06-24 12:51

Wallabies fullback Israel Folau faces more fall-out from the Test series loss to Ireland after he was cited by World Rugby for dangerous play.

 
Rugby Championship

Hansen, Cheika plead for 'common sense'

2018-06-24 07:28

All Blacks and Wallabies coaches Steve Hansen and Michael Cheika have called on World Rugby to tidy up the rules of the game,

 
Rugby Championship

Rugby Championship: Weekend teams

2018-06-05 11:30
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Dates, fixtures, venues, kick-off times and team-sheets for Week 1 of the 2018 Rugby Championship.

 
Rugby Championship

All Blacks 'need to get better' despite win over France

2018-06-23 13:50

Rieko Ioane scored a dazzling second-half hat-trick as New Zealand punished France to complete a clean sweep of their three-Test series in Dunedin

 
Rugby Championship

All Blacks told to sharpen up against vengeful French

2018-06-22 13:01

Captain Sam Whitelock urged the All Blacks to rediscover their cutting edge in the final Test as improving France look to end their contentious tour on a high.

 
Rugby Championship

Fired-up France demand respect from All Blacks

2018-06-21 11:55

A fired-up France are demanding respect as they head into the final Test against New Zealand in Dunedin this weekend.

 
Rugby Championship

World Rugby defends officials in farcical France red card

2018-06-21 08:40

World Rugby has attempted to clarify the farce surrounding the red card issued to France fullback Benjamin Fall in the second Test against New Zealand.

 
 

Fixtures
Saturday, 18 August 2018
Australia v New Zealand, ANZ Stadium 12:05
South Africa v Argentina, Jonsson Kings Park Stadium 17:05
Saturday, 25 August 2018
New Zealand v Australia, Eden Park 09:35
Argentina v South Africa, Estadio Malvinas 21:10
Saturday, 08 September 2018
New Zealand v Argentina, Trafalgar Park 09:35
Australia v South Africa, Suncorp Stadium 12:05
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