Marx is Bismarck 2.0

Malcolm Marx can emulate one of South Africa’s greatest hookers, writes JON CARDINELLI.

Five unlucky SA backs

CRAIG LEWIS looks at five backs who could have added value to the Springboks’ Rugby Championship campaign.

SA to get two new franchises

Two new South African franchises will be formed by the end of the year.

Kwagga: I want to play for Boks

Kwagga Smith says he will definitely stay in South Africa if he is part of Allister Coetzee's Springbok plans.

Teenage No 10 in England squad

England coach Eddie Jones has included 18-year-old Harlequins flyhalf Marcus Smith in his 33-man training squad for the end-of-year Tests.

Mitchell on Bulls draw

John Mitchell talks about the Bulls' draw for the 2018 Super Rugby tournament and the return to a 15-team, three-conference format. 

New faces in Wallabies squad

Three uncapped players have been included in the Wallabies' 32-man squad for their matches in Bloemfontein and Mendoza.

Dagg out of All Blacks’ end-of-year tour

All Blacks utility back Israel Dagg has been ruled out for the rest of the season.

Currie Cup preview (Round 11)

The Sharks should effectively seal top spot on the Currie Cup standings with a win over the Blue Bulls in Durban on Saturday, writes CRAIG LEWIS.

Rugby’s greatest rivalry? What rivalry?

Ryan Vrede thinks you're deluded if you still believe the All Blacks​ take the Springboks​ seriously.

Superbru: Sharks to beat Blue Bulls

Before you make your Superbru picks for this weekend's Currie Cup and Pro14 games, take a look at the SA Rugby magazine team's predictions.

Solitary change for Kings

Coach Deon Davids has made one change to the Kings lineup ahead of their match against Zebre at the Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium on Saturday.

Province call on Boks

Dillyn Leyds, Damian de Allende and Wilco Louw will start as three of six changes to the Western Province side that will take on Griquas in Cape Town on Saturday.

Oupa to make Pro14 debut

Oupa Mohoje will play in his first Pro14 match following his inclusion as one of four changes to the Cheetahs side for Friday’s game against Leinster in Bloemfontein.

Sharks back Boks to start

Springbok squad members Dan du Preez and Chiliboy Ralepelle will start for the Sharks against the Blue Bulls in Durban this Saturday.

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