De Jongh, Hougaard boost Blitzboks

Juan de Jongh and Francois Hougaard have been included in the Blitzboks’ 12-man squad for the opening two legs of the World Series in Dubai and Cape Town.

Blitzboks scoop top award

The Blitzboks were named Team of the Year at the annual South African Sports Awards in Mangaung. 

Cape Town Sevens advert

The world is coming to the inaugural Cape Town Sevens on 12-13 December.

World Cup stars aiming for Olympic Games

Featuring Bryan Habana, Julian Savea, Santiago Cordero, Bernard Foley, Sonny Bill Williams, Damien De Allende, Leone Nakarawa, Ciaran Hearn and Waisake Naholo.

2015-16 World Sevens Series

With a revamped calendar and the Olympics on the horizon, this sevens season looks set to be the biggest and best yet.

Kenya seal Olympic spot

Kenya qualified for the 2016 Rio Olympics with a last-gasp 21-17 win over Zimbabwe in the final of the African regional qualifier in Johannesburg.

Blitzboks in challenging pool

The Blitzboks have been drawn with Scotland, Samoa and newly-promoted core team Russia for the Dubai Sevens on 4 and 5 December.

‘Unfair to have 15s in sevens squad’

Four former players on whether the Blitzboks should pick 15-man players in the lead-up to and at the Olympics.

Blitzboks step up preparation

Springboks Lwazi Mvovo, Cornal Hendricks, Warren Whiteley and Francois Hougaard were all involved in the Blitzboks' preparation camp in Stellenbosch on Monday.

Senatla focused on sevens

Blitzboks star Seabelo Senatla says he will do everything in his power to earn inclusion in the Olympic squad for next year’s Rio Games, writes CRAIG LEWIS.

Hougaard: I have to prove myself

Francois Hougaard says he knows it’s going to take plenty of work for him to prove his value on the World Rugby Sevens Series circuit this season, writes CRAIG LEWIS.

Blitzboks to bank on experience

Coach Neil Powell believes the availability of a number of high-profile 15s players will add a different dimension to the Blitzboks’ squad this season, writes CRAIG LEWIS.

Boks bolster Blitzboks

Nine Springboks have been included in the Blitzboks training squad for the 2015-16 season.

Kok thrilled with award

Blitzboks star Werner Kok says receiving the World Rugby Sevens Player of the Year Award was beyond his wildest expectations, writes CRAIG LEWIS.

Blitzboks lose Branco

Springbok Sevens scrumhalf Branco du Preez has been ruled out of action for the rest of the year after undergoing shoulder surgery.

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