magazine-issue

Tour a watershed for Boks

The Springboks must use the four-Test tour of Europe to settle on a game plan and develop a squad with the 2019 World Cup in mind, writes JON CARDINELLI.


Flo free to play for Boks

Bath flank Francois Louw has been suspended for three weeks for making contact with the eye area of Treviso lock Marco Fuser.


Sopoaga in, Barrett out for All Blacks

The inclusion of Lima Sopoaga at flyhalf is one of two changes to the All Blacks starting lineup for the third Bledisloe Cup Test against the Wallabies in Brisbane on Saturday.


Selected Boks to attend camp

A group of 12 Springboks have been invited to a four-day training, assessment and conditioning camp to be held in Cape Town next week.


‘You’ve got to win battle up front’

Flank Keegan Daniel says the forwards battle will determine the winner of Saturday’s semi-final between the Sharks and Blue Bulls at Kings Park.


Mitchell: Pressure on Sharks

Blue Bulls coach John Mitchell says there will be greater expectations on the Sharks going into Saturday's semi-final at Kings Park. SIMON BORCHARDT reports.


WP ready for midfield battle

Huw Jones is looking forward to the midfield battle during Saturday's semi-final between Western Province and the Golden Lions at Newlands.


Superbru: Sharks to eliminate Bulls

Before you make your Superbru picks for this weekend's Currie Cup semi-finals and Bledisloe Cup Test, take a look at the SA Rugby magazine team's predictions.


Smith hangs up his boots

Veteran Springbok flank Juan Smith has retired from rugby due to a family health issue.


New signings boost Kings’ ranks

The Kings have announced the signing of two new players for the remainder of the Pro14 tournament.


Bledisloe Cup III preview

Drew Mitchell and Andrew Mehrtens look ahead to Saturday's match between the Wallabies and All Blacks in Brisbane.


Beale on Wallabies indigenous jersey

Kurtley Beale explains what it means to him to have the opportunity to wear the Wallabies indigenous jersey.


Sharks can rein in Bulls

The Sharks have the defence as well as the kicking game to contain the tournament-leading Blue Bulls attack in the semi-final at Kings Park on Saturday, writes JON CARDINELLI.


Another Bok back for Sharks

The Sharks are expected to unleash Springbok star Jean-Luc du Preez in Saturday’s semi-final against the Blue Bulls in Durban, writes CRAIG LEWIS.


Louw cited for eye-gouge

Francois Louw has been cited for allegedly making contact with the eye area of Marco Fuser.


Get our daily email update. Subscribe to the SA Rugby magazine newsletter: