Springboks

2013 saw Springboks on the up

2013-12-23 14:03
Jean de Villiers, Jaque Fourie and Morné Steyn (AFP)

Johannesburg - If their success record is anything to go by, 2013 signalled the rise of the Springboks as they ended the season as world number two - runners-up to the All Blacks.

The final Rugby Championship meeting between the top two sides at Ellis Park in October ranked among the best of rugby encounters in recent years.

The Boks laid the perfect foundation in 2013 to see them challenge New Zealand for world supremacy the year before the 2015 Rugby World Cup in England.

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