Argentina thrashed the Junior Boks 49-19 in Salford on Saturday to claim bronze in the World Rugby U20 Championship, while England beat Ireland 45-21 in the final. MARIETTE ADAMS reports.
Los Pumitas won 49-19 to claim bronze at the World Rugby U20 Championship.
The Junior Boks have made six changes to their starting lineup to face Argentina in the third-place playoff of the World Rugby U20 Championship.
Curwin Bosch has been nominated for the World Rugby U20 Championship Player of the Tournament award.
Jeremy Ward has been suspended for two weeks for a dangerous tackle on England fullback Max Malins.
Junior Boks fullback Curwin Bosch features in this selection.
South Africa suffered a 39-17 defeat in their World Rugby U20 Championship semi-final.
The Junior Boks have set their sights on a third-place finish at the World Rugby U20 Championship.
England beat the Junior Boks 39-17 in their World Rugby U20 Championship semi-final in Manchester on Monday. MARIETTE ADAMS reports.
The Junior Springboks have made six changes to their starting XV for the World Rugby U20 Championship semi-final against England on Monday.
South Africa secured a 40-31 bonus-point win to qualify for the World Rugby U20 Championship semi-finals.
The Junior Boks secured a 40-31 bonus-point win against France to progress to the semi-finals of the World Rugby U20 Championship. MARIETTE ADAMS reports.
The Junior Springboks have made eight changes for their final must-win pool match against France on Wednesday.
Henry Speight has been ruled out of the Olympic Games in Rio after suffering a medial knee ligament injury on Tuesday.
New Zealand, Australia, France, Argentina and England feature in this selection.
Faf de Klerk's heroics in Port Elizabeth prevented the Springboks from suffering a home series loss to Ireland, writes MARK KEOHANE in Business Day.
The decision to retain Adriaan Strauss as Springbok captain for the rest of the year is perfectly understandable, but it should not compromise the possibility of a national recall for Bismarck du Plessis, writes CRAIG LEWIS.
The Springboks dodged a bullet in Port Elizabeth, but they may not be ready for the rapid fire that awaits them in the Rugby Championship, writes JON CARDINELLI.
Junior Boks flyhalf Mannie Libbok features in this selection.View all videos