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Jean lauds legacy fixture

Former Springbok captain Jean de Villiers is relishing the prospect of facing the Proteas in the Nelson Mandela Legacy Cup match at Newlands on Thursday.


SA coaches plot way forward

SA Rugby will move towards the implementation of a unified performance enhancement strategy following a conditioning workshop held in Cape Town on Wednesday.


Joubert hangs up Test whistle

Craig Joubert has announced his retirement from Test refereeing to take up a World Rugby job developing elite young match officials.


Beast vs Python

Springbok prop Beast Mtawarira was taken out of his comfort zone when handling a sizeable python during a #BreakTheNet task.


Pollard’s recovery on track

The Bulls have confirmed that Handré Pollard has made a successful return to training and remains on track to be fully fit by the start of next year.


Blitzboks embrace pressure

The Blitzboks are viewing the South African public’s great expectations as a positive ahead of the Cape Town Sevens tournament this weekend. JON CARDINELLI reports.


Sharks unveil new kit

The Sharks have launched three new Super Rugby jerseys for the 2017 season in Durban on Tuesday.


Biff bolsters Bok XI

Former South African cricket captain Graeme Smith has joined the Springbok squad ahead of their Nelson Mandela Legacy Cup match against the Proteas on Thursday.


Senatla to shift focus

Seabelo Senatla will shift his focus to Super Rugby and join the Stormers at the conclusion of the Cape Town Sevens tournament.


Blitzboks success in Dubai

Highlights of the Blitzboks' progression to the final of the Dubai Sevens, where they beat Fiji 26-14.


Habana buries Bordeaux

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


Sevens system showing the way

The Springboks can learn a number of lessons from an effective sevens system that has resulted in consistent success for the Blitzboks, writes CRAIG LEWIS.


Duane is Boks’ man of action

The Springboks need to build a team around Duane Vermeulen in 2017, writes JON CARDINELLI.


White in health scare

French Top 14 club Montpellier has confirmed head coach Jake White was rushed to hospital after falling ill on Friday.


Kiwi to Boks’ rescue?

SA Rugby is reportedly considering a top New Zealand coach to replace Allister Coetzee, with the Chiefs' Dave Rennie identified as a strong candidate.


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