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Brown to lead revamped Blitzboks

Kyle Brown will captain the Blitzboks at next weekend's Singapore Sevens in the absence of Philip Snyman, who is being rested.


‘Blitzboks did not deliver’

Neil Powell says the Blitzboks just weren't good enough as they failed to make the podium at the Commonwealth Games on Sunday.


Poms add to Blitzboks’ pain

England overturned a 14-point deficit to beat the Blitzboks 21-14 in the bronze-medal match at the Commonwealth Games on Sunday, while New Zealand won gold. MARIETTE ADAMS reports.


Fiji break Blitzboks’ hearts

Amenomi Nasilasila scored a try in extra-time as Fiji ended the Blitzboks’ gold-medal hopes with a 24-19 semi-final win at the Commonwealth Games on Sunday. MARIETTE ADAMS reports.


Bok Women finish last, NZ strike gold

The Springbok Women had to settle for an eighth-place finish at the Commonwealth Games, while New Zealand beat Australia 17-12 in the final on Sunday.


Blitzboks to face Fiji in semis

The Blitzboks finished top of Pool A on day one of their Commonwealth Games campaign as they comfortably defeated Scotland 26-5. CRAIG LEWIS reports.


Rampant Blitzboks lay down marker

The Blitzboks registered an impressive 52-0 victory over Papua New Guinea at the Commonwealth Games on Saturday. MARIETTE ADAMS reports.


Blitzboks slay Malaysia

The Blitzboks scored seven tries to hammer Malaysia 43-0 at the Commonwealth Games on Saturday.


Kenya pile misery on Bok Women

The Springbok Women’s Sevens team slumped to a 17-10 defeat against Kenya at the Commonwealth Games on Saturday.


Blitzboks ready for ‘dress rehearsal’

Neil Powell says the Blitzboks will use this weekend's Commonwealth Games tournament on the Gold Coast to prepare for the 2020 Olympics in Tokyo.


Bok Women whacked on Gold Coast

The Springbok Women’s Sevens team suffered heavy defeats to Canada and New Zealand at the Commonwealth Games on Friday.


Bok Women Sevens to break new ground

The Springbok Women’s Sevens team will play in the first ever rugby sevens women’s tournament at the Commonwealth Games.


Blitzboks #WePlayForYou

When the Blitzboks take to the field, the words of their coach Neil Powell echo deep within.


Blitzboks hunting gold

Coach Neil Powell says the Blitzboks have been inspired by the gold medal success of their fellow Team South Africa athletes at the Commonwealth Games, writes CRAIG LEWIS.


Seven of the best tries: Hong Kong

The top tries from the past weekend's Hong Kong Sevens, including Selvyn Davids for the Blitzboks against Fiji.


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