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Blitzboks in troubled waters in Hamilton

The Springbok Sevens team crucially lost 21-19 to England at the HSBC New Zealand Sevens on Saturday and pending the final Pool B matches on Sunday, is likely to miss out of the semi-finals at FMG Stadium Waikato in Hamilton.

Bok hero Du Toit makes it a memorable double in 2019

Pieter-Steph du Toit capped off phenomenal 2019 season when he added the prestigious SA Rugby Player of the Year award to his World Rugby Player of the Year accolade.

Continuity the key as Nienaber named as new Springbok coach

Jacques Nienaber was named as the new Springbok coach on Friday as part of a revised coaching panel, that will report directly to Rassie Erasmus, South Africa’s director of rugby.

"Business as usual" for the Boks - Nienaber

Jacques Nienaber, who was named as the new Springbok head coach on Friday, said nothing much will change as they set their sights on a challenging 2020 season under the guidance of Director of Rugby, Rassie Erasmus.

Blitzboks keen to get on with things in Hamilton

With Chris Dry around, it’s inevitable that there will be smiles on the faces of his fellow Blitzboks – whether it is his infectious attempts to rap, his no-nonsense approach at training or his proven ability between the four lines.

DHL Stormers 2020 squad announced

DHL Stormers Head Coach John Dobson has confirmed the 45-man squad for the 2020 Vodacom Super Rugby campaign.

Gallery: All the award winners for 2019

Look back at the 2019 season and all the winners of the various SA Rugby Player of the Year awards. All pictures by Gallo Images.

No mountain too high for Impi Visser

Scaling proverbial mountains is nothing new for the Springbok Sevens team. Who will forget how they fought back from 19-0 down to beat Fiji 20-19 in a thrilling final at last year’s HSBC Singapore Sevens?

SA sides gear up for action-packed Guinness PRO14 derby

The Isuzu Southern Kings and Toyota Cheetahs will be bracing themselves for an action-packed Guinness PRO14 derby on Saturday in Port Elizabeth in what will mark the first encounter between the sides this season and the only match of the weekend.

Talented squad named for SA Rugby Academy alignment camp

Four 2019 Junior Springbok World Rugby U20 Championship players and another 10 who travelled to Georgia with the SA U19 team in December were included in a 19-man squad invited to the first of four SA Rugby Academy alignment camps in Stellenbosch in February.

Kempson: Time to draw a line in the sand

Isuzu Southern Kings coach Robbie Kempson believes this weekend’s Guinness PRO14 derby against the Toyota Cheetahs in Port Elizabeth is the ideal opportunity for his side to draw a line in the sand and show how much they have improved over the past six months.

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Blitzboks in troubled waters in Hamilton

The Springbok Sevens team crucially lost 21-19 to England at the HSBC New Zealand Sevens on Saturday and pending the final Pool B matches on Sunday, is likely to miss out of the semi-finals at FMG Stadium Waikato in Hamilton.

Bok hero Du Toit makes it a memorable double in 2019

Pieter-Steph du Toit capped off phenomenal 2019 season when he added the prestigious SA Rugby Player of the Year award to his World Rugby Player of the Year accolade.

Continuity the key as Nienaber named as new Springbok coach

Jacques Nienaber was named as the new Springbok coach on Friday as part of a revised coaching panel, that will report directly to Rassie Erasmus, South Africa’s director of rugby.

"Business as usual" for the Boks - Nienaber

Jacques Nienaber, who was named as the new Springbok head coach on Friday, said nothing much will change as they set their sights on a challenging 2020 season under the guidance of Director of Rugby, Rassie Erasmus.

Blitzboks keen to get on with things in Hamilton

With Chris Dry around, it’s inevitable that there will be smiles on the faces of his fellow Blitzboks – whether it is his infectious attempts to rap, his no-nonsense approach at training or his proven ability between the four lines.