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Bok Women’s Sevens continue with positive strides

Springbok Women’s Sevens coach Paul Delport said he was pleased with the team’s overall performance in Santiago in Chile, where the South Africans managed to win three from five games at the World Rugby Sevens Challenger Series, to continue with their recent positive strides in the build-up to the Rugby World Cup Sevens in Cape Town next month.

Review

Positive finish for Bok Women's Sevens in Chile

The Springbok Women’s Sevens team finished the World Rugby Sevens Challenger Series tournament in Santiago over the weekend on a positive note when they defeated hosts Chile 29-10 on Sunday evening to finish ninth overall.

Team news

Junior Springbok Women assemble for Zimbabwe clash

Twenty-six of the country’s best Under-20 players assembled in Johannesburg on Monday to prepare for their Junior Springbok Women’s match against Zimbabwe in Potchefstroom on Friday. Head coach Laurian Johannes-Haupt described the squad as one with “good, skilful backs and a strong dominant forward pack”.

Match report

Bok Women’s Sevens too good for Papua New Guinea

The Springbok Women’s Sevens will face hosts Chile at 19h00 on Sunday in a rematch of their pool encounter to determine their final positional ranking at the World Rugby Challenger Series tournament in Santiago, after they managed to defeat Papua New Guinea 29-10 in their playoff match early Sunday morning.

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Expanding support base next step for Springbok Women

A new sponsor, rubbing shoulders with the Springboks and playing on the same field on the same day as the Rugby World Cup champions have given the Springbok Women a massive boost in their confidence and contributed significantly to their 44-5 victory over Spain in Johannesburg on Saturday.