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Articles relating to South Africa

Mains slams RWC refs

2011-10-24 13:39

Former All Black coach Laurie Mains has admitted to being alarmed by the inferior standard of refereeing at the Rugby World Cup.

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Krige: Management cost Boks

2011-10-20 08:34

Corne Krige, who captained the Springboks to a disappointing RWC in 2003 has expressed sympathy for this year’s Bok side.

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Joy and sadness for Joubert

2011-10-17 15:46

SA referee Craig Joubert is sad that his late father won't see him referee in the World Cup final at Eden Park in Auckland.

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Liebel breaks Bok ref silence

2011-10-18 17:18

Conditioning coach Neels Liebel is the first person from the Springboks' setup to vent anger at the referees at the World Cup.

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Bok fans cheer on All Blacks

2011-10-16 10:13

A large contingent of Springbok fans have made their way to Eden Park where they will cheer on the All Blacks against Australia.


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'Bent' science cost Boks

2011-10-14 09:18

Just as the dust starts to settle on the Boks' unsuccessful RWC title defence, Professor Tim Noakes has dropped another bombshell.

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White: Boks missed Brüssow

2011-10-12 20:48

Former Springbok coach Jake White believes Heinrich Brüssow's injury early in the Boks' clash against the Wallabies proved costly.

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Watson: Bryce was out of line

2011-10-11 16:50

SA referees manager André Watson says he was surprised by referee Bryce Lawrence's performance in the RWC quarter-final.

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Bok fans harass 'Lawrence'

2011-10-14 07:13

An Auckland resident who happens to have the same name as NZ referee Bryce Lawrence is praying for his phone to stop ringing.

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Bok coach: Big Mitchell nod

2011-10-12 11:12

There seems to be some public enthusiasm for the Springboks taking on an overseas coach like John Mitchell.

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NZ coach might lift Bok game

2011-10-11 13:01

Is it time for Springbok rugby to seek some substantially fresher ideas ... perhaps even by installing a New Zealander as coach?

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Joubert impressed by Lambie

2011-10-13 10:45

Former Springbok fullback Andre Joubert has endorsed the credentials of the man currently in the number 15 jersey, Pat Lambie.

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Matfield to become a pundit?

2011-10-11 20:09

Retired Springbok lock Victor Matfield might work as a rugby pundit for pay channel, SuperSport, in future.

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Three favourites for Bok coach

2011-10-11 07:34

Three possible candidates have apparently been identified as the possible successor for Springbok coach Peter de Villiers.


Featured Team

New Zealand

The All Blacks are a mighty force and this Rugby World Cup may well be the one where they shake the ghosts of past tournaments.


Featured Player

Quade Cooper

Wallabies flyhalf Quade Cooper is arguably the most flamboyant, talented and mercurial rugby player to represent the Australian team in recent years.


Featured Venue

Eden Park

Eden Park's history boasts some of the greatest sporting moments, including the inaugural Rugby World Cup in 1987 and 1992 Cricket World Cup.

Latest Multimedia

VIDEO: WATCH | 'The Ruck' Ep 14 - 'Rassie critical to Springbok turnaround'

Sport24's Lloyd Burnard chats to chief writer Rob Houwing after the Springboks secured their third Rugby World Cup title after defeating England.

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Tank Lanning

Lessons learnt from RWC 2011

2011-10-26 16:45

A few vital life lessons from Tank Lanning's recent trip to New Zealand for the Rugby World Cup quarter and semi-finals. Read More

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