‘Redelinghuys deserves his spot’

SARugbymag.co.za's panel of experts on who they're pleased to see in the Springbok squad, who was unlucky to miss out, and whether 36 players is too many for a tour with no midweek matches.

Highlights: Maori All Blacks vs Japan (2014)

The Maori All Blacks ran in eight tries to beat Japan 61-21 in Kobe.

Maori All Blacks thrash Japan

Centre Jason Emery's brace of tries saw the Maori All Blacks rout Japan 61-21 in Kobe on Saturday. 

Brisbane City win NRC

Brisbane City beat Perth Spirit 37-26 in the inaugural National Rugby Championship final at Ballymore.

Fourie still the man for Boks

Jaque Fourie is still the favourite to wear the No 13 jersey when the Boks get their World Cup campaign underway next year.

Venter to fill advisory role

John Smit has confirmed that Brendan Venter will visit the Sharks on a weekly basis as a technical advisor.

Brüssow can make statement

Seven South Africans will front the Wallabies in the guise of Barbarians at Twickenham, but it’s the 40 minutes from Heinrich Brüssow that could be the most significant, writes MARK KEOHANE.

Sonny Bill’s a special case

Sonny Bill Williams went straight back into the All Blacks squad after a two-year stint in rugby league, writes MARC HINTON.

Victor Matfield interview

The Springbok lock chats to MyPlayers ahead of the Springboks' end-of-year tour.

Doppies calls it a day

Former Golden Lions centre Doppies la Grange has announced his retirement from rugby.

Boks aim to go unbeaten

Heyneke Meyer says the Springboks need to lift their game if they're to maintain their unbeaten run under his guidance during the November Tests.

Coenie to play tighthead

Heyneke Meyer intends to utilise Coenie Oosthuizen at tighthead prop during the Boks' end-of-year tour.

Richie McCaw visits Chicago Blackhawks

The All Blacks captain tried his hand at ice hockey at the United Center.

2015 World Cup – Pool B

Total Rugby looks at the Springboks' pool at the 2015 World Cup which includes Samoa, Scotland, Japan and USA.

De Jongh vs Kuridrani

Two players, both with a point to prove, will face off against each other at Twickenham on Saturday, writes BRENTON CHELIN.

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