Rugby Championship

Boks to name Rugby Championship squad on Monday

2018-08-03 15:30
Rassie Erasmus (Gallo Images)
Rassie Erasmus (Gallo Images)

Cape Town - Springbok coach Rassie Erasmus will name his squad for the upcoming Rugby Championship on Monday.

The news was confirmed by SA Rugby on Friday. 

The Boks will assemble in Stellenbosch on Monday after the Lions have taken part in Saturday's Super Rugby final against the Crusaders in Christchurch. 

The squad will continue their preparations in and around Cape Town, which includes two open training sessions lined up for next week – at Florida Park in Ravensmead on Monday and in Belhar on Thursday. 

Following the conclusion of the Stellenbosch training camp at the end of next week, the squad will assemble in Durban on Sunday, August 12 to continue with their preparations for the first Rugby Championship fixture against Argentina, on August 18 at Kings Park. 

Sport24 will be bringing you all of the developments as they happen. 

Springboks' 2018 Rugby Championship fixtures (kick-off times to be confirmed):

August 18: Springboks v Argentina - Kings Park, Durban       

August 25: Argentina v Springboks - TBA                                      

September 8: Australia v Springboks - Suncorp Stadium, Brisbane

September 15: New Zealand v Springboks - Westpac Stadium, Wellington

September 29: Springboks v Australia - Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium, Port Elizabeth

October 6: Springboks v New Zealand - Loftus Versfeld, Pretoria


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