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A family affair

Robert du Preez’s three sons are all making their mark on Super Rugby, writes JON CARDINELLI.


Nick Mallett’s Springbok match 23

Mallett selects his starting XV and bench for the first Test against Ireland.


‘Kolbe not too small for Test rugby’

Four former Springboks on whether Cheslin Kolbe's size would count against him at international level and if he could move to scrumhalf.


Kings snap up Mjekevu

Winger Wandile Mjekevu has joined the Kings on loan from the Sharks for the rest of the Super Rugby season.


Seven of the best tries from 2016 London Sevens

Dougie Fife's winning try for Scotland against South Africa in the final features in this selection.


Bulls get boost ahead of Lions clash

Four Bulls players have returned from injury ahead of their Super Rugby match against the Lions in Pretoria on Saturday.


Kings suffer triple setback

Three players will not be available for the Kings' game against the Jaguares in Port Elizabeth on Friday.


England A call up Armand

Former Stormers loose forward Don Armand has been included in the England Saxons squad to tour South Africa in June.


Jantjies blow for Lions, Boks

Elton Jantjies has been ruled out for three to four weeks after fracturing a finger against the Jaguares on Saturday.


Goosen stars again for Racing

SARugbymag.co.za looks back at the past weekend's English Premiership, Celtic Pro12 and French Top 14 matches, involving South African players.


Black is good enough for Boks

Allister Coetzee could select 10 players of colour, on merit, to start for the Springboks against Ireland, writes MARK KEOHANE in Business Day.


SA Rugby must curb brain drain

The loss of coaching intellect in South Africa is as damning and damaging as the ever-increasing player exodus overseas, writes CRAIG LEWIS


Coetzee’s five Bok bolters

JON CARDINELLI looks at five uncapped players who have impressed in the early stages of 2016 and should be considered for Allister Coetzee’s Test squad this June.


Jantjies ready for Bok return

Elton Jantjies, who is on the cover of the latest SA Rugby magazine, will get a well deserved second shot with the Boks in June.


Scotland shock Blitzboks

The Blitzboks suffered a 27-26 defeat to Scotland in the Cup final of the London Sevens on Sunday. CRAIG LEWIS reports.


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