Jean lauds legacy fixture

Former Springbok captain Jean de Villiers is relishing the prospect of facing the Proteas in the Nelson Mandela Legacy Cup match at Newlands on Thursday.

SA coaches plot way forward

SA Rugby will move towards the implementation of a unified performance enhancement strategy following a conditioning workshop held in Cape Town on Wednesday.

Blitzboks embrace pressure

The Blitzboks are viewing the South African public’s great expectations as a positive ahead of the Cape Town Sevens tournament this weekend. JON CARDINELLI reports.

Biff bolsters Bok XI

Former South African cricket captain Graeme Smith has joined the Springbok squad ahead of their Nelson Mandela Legacy Cup match against the Proteas on Thursday.

Duane is Boks’ man of action

The Springboks need to build a team around Duane Vermeulen in 2017, writes JON CARDINELLI.

Quality coaching still matters

England’s success under Eddie Jones proves that Test teams are more than just the product of a national system. South African rugby would do well to take note, writes JON CARDINELLI.

England power to perfect finish

Jonathan Joseph scored a brace as England beat Australia 37-21 at Twickenham and finished the 2016 season unbeaten. JON CARDINELLI reports.

Youngs sparked England win

Ben Youngs's sharp tactical kicking and decision-making paved the way for England's win over Australia, according to's Opta-powered stats.

RFU suit slammed for sexism

John Spencer, the man next in line to be RFU president, has come in for criticism after making a sexist remark about Princess Charlene of Monaco.

Coetzee: Overseas Boks unfit

Springbok coach Allister Coetzee has called for the better management of South African players based at overseas clubs.

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