Scrumhalf Faf de Klerk has been omitted from an extended Springbok training squad named on Monday.
JON CARDINELLI picks a form South African XV based on performances in round five of Super Rugby.
Rassie Erasmus could return to South Africa before the Springboks' three-Test series against France in June.
John Smit talks about the current state of the Springboks and how the team needs to adapt in order to compete in Japan 2019.
Marcell Coetzee has been ruled out for four months after his knee injury was confirmed as a meniscal cartilage tear.
Former Springbok coach Peter de Villiers has questioned whether Franco Smith will be able to improve the national team's attack.
The Springboks will be in the second band of seeds for the 2019 World Cup draw and could possibly be drawn in the same pool as the All Blacks and Japan.
CRAIG LEWIS picks a form South African XV based on performances in round four of Super Rugby.
Springboks Morné Steyn, Johan Goosen and Willem Alberts may not make the cut if the merger of Paris clubs Racing 92 and Stade Français goes ahead.
Former Springbok centre Brendan Venter has backed SA Rugby's foreign-based player policy that comes into effect on 1 July.
A new global calendar will see the annual June Test window moved to July from 2020, so that Super Rugby can be played without interruption.
Marcell Coetzee is set for a lengthy spell on the sidelines after suffering a 'significant' knee injury with Ulster, which could throw his Springbok future into jeopardy.
The Springboks have dropped to seventh in the World Rugby rankings following Wales' 22-9 win over Ireland on Friday.
JON CARDINELLI picks a form South African XV based on performances in round three of Super Rugby.
Bok flank Marcell Coetzee suffered yet another knee injury during Ulster's 68-21 win against Zebre on Saturday.
The start to the Super Rugby season has provided few clear-cut answers to the Boks’ flyhalf conundrum, but in Curwin Bosch, SA rugby has a raw gem that needs to be nurtured, writes CRAIG LEWIS.
The Bulls’ limp and largely aimless performances of the past 18 months suggest that something is profoundly wrong at the once proud franchise, writes JON CARDINELLI.
SA Rugby should be doing everything in its power to dissuade Lions coach Johan Ackermann from taking up an offer to head overseas, writes CRAIG LEWIS.
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