Captain Warren Whiteley feels that Test rookie Jean-Luc du Preez, as well as the Springbok back row as a unit, could go on to great things. JON CARDINELLI in Johannesburg reports.
The Springboks should be looking to KO France at Ellis Park this Saturday and ride the momentum of a 3-0 series victory into the Rugby Championship, writes JON CARDINELLI in Johannesburg.
The tactical nous of influential halfbacks Aaron Smith and Beauden Barrett should enable the All Blacks to overcome the British & Irish Lions in Saturday’s first Test at Eden Park, writes CRAIG LEWIS.
Johan Goosen was upset when a photographer from French sports daily L'Équipe snapped him practising his goal-kicking in Bloemfontein.
Kieran Read says the All Blacks will embrace the challenge provided by the British & Irish Lions in Auckland on Saturday.
The British & Irish Lions could become a 'dead concept' if future tours are reduced from 10 to eight games and six to five weeks.
Wales winger Steffan Evans scored two second-half tries to secure a hard-fought 19-17 win over Samoa in Apia on Friday.
Organisers are hoping for a capacity crowd for the third Test between the Springboks and France at Ellis Park on Saturday.
Christian Lealiifano has made his first appearance for the Brumbies since being diagnosed with leukemia last August.
The Springbok coach explains his selections for the third Test against France at Ellis Park on Saturday.
WP Rugby has obtained the required safety certificate for Newlands, which will allow the iconic venue to host the Rugby Championship Test between the Springboks and the All Blacks on 7 October.
Allister Coetzee wants the Springboks to display further progression with ball in hand when they come up against France in this Saturday's series-ending Test.
Ruan Dreyer will make his Test debut for the Springboks against France at Ellis Park on Saturday.
Defence coach Brendan Venter says head coach Allister Coetzee should be given credit 'for putting the Springbok machine back together'.
Rassie Erasmus would add immense value to a South African rugby system that finally appears to be showing signs of functioning efficiently again, writes CRAIG LEWIS.
A rousing performance by a Siya Kolisi-inspired Springbok back row bodes well for a challenging 2017 Test season, writes JON CARDINELLI.
Beauden Barrett may do to the Lions what Dan Carter did 12 years ago, writes JOHN PLUMTREE.
The Springbok coach explains his selections for the third Test against France at Ellis Park on Saturday.View all videos