Highlights Castle Lager Springbok Showdown

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Dream come true for Louw as Boks fight for win against Wales

Elrigh Louw described making his debut for the Springboks in their nail-biting Castle Lager Incoming Series victori over Wales at Loftus Versfeld on Saturday as “a dream come true”, although the big loose forward and wing Cheslin Kolbe admitted they had to show true grit to pull through the 32-29 victory.

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Boks leave it very late to edge Wales in Pretoria

A last-gasp penalty goal by Damian Willemse secured the Springboks the narrowest of wins over Wales in the first of three Castle Lager Incoming Series Test matches, with the 82nd minute effort edging the home side past Wales by 32-29, after the visitors held an 18-3 lead at the break.

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Second half performance what Boks were looking for

A relieved Springbok coach Jacques Nienaber praised his composed team as they overturned a 15-point halftime deficit to record a 32-29 victory over Wales at a packed Loftus Versfeld in the first match of the three-Test Castle Lager Incoming Series on Saturday.

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Bomb Squad morphs into digital BokSquad for fans

A new digital portal bringing South African rugby supporters closer to the Springboks and other national teams has been launched by SA Rugby in partnership with principal partner MTN.