Kitshoff wants to be No 1

Springbok loosehead prop Steve Kitshoff is on the cover of the new SA Rugby magazine, on sale this week for just R29.90.

Jake: Boks already far behind

Jake White says the Springboks are unlikely to turn things around before the 2019 World Cup in Japan.

Poite to blow Bok Test in Padova

Frenchman Romain Poite will referee Saturday’s Test between Italy and the Springboks.

Louw’s committed to Bok cause

Francois Louw returned to the Springboks in a time of need, and has added leadership and experience to a team in transition, writes CRAIG LEWIS.

Pressure builds on coaches

The short-handed Springbok coaching staff needs all the help it can get ahead of the Tests against Italy and Wales, writes JON CARDINELLI in Padua.

Coetzee: Frans has big call to make

Springbok coach Allister Coetzee has revealed that there are club-related ‘issues’ which have contributed to the ongoing omission of World Cup-winner Frans Steyn. JON CARDINELLI in Padua reports.

Coetzee to back strongest XV

Allister Coetzee is confident that Eben Etzebeth will be fit to lead the strongest available Springbok combination against Italy this Saturday. JON CARDINELLI in Padua reports.

Boks stay fifth in rankings

The Springboks remain fifth in the World Rugby rankings after their 18-17 win against France in Paris on Saturday.

Rassie begins SA Rugby role

Rassie Erasmus has officially taken up his new position as director of rugby, but will not be directly involved with any national team until next year.

Watch: Springbok press conference

What coach Allister Coetzee and team doctor Konrad von Hagen had to say at Monday's press conference in Padua.

Wallabies coach in hot water

Michael Cheika's conduct during Australia's 30-6 defeat to England at Twickenham on Saturday is set to come under investigation by World Rugby.

Johnson celebrates 150th cap with win looks back at the past weekend’s English Premiership and French Top 14 matches, involving South African players.

Boks’ No 9 conundrum

The lack of Test-quality depth at scrumhalf remains a major concern for the Springboks less than two years away from the next World Cup, writes CRAIG LEWIS.

Highlights: Toulon vs Racing 92

JP Pietersen scored two tries and Pat Lambie 20 points during this Top 14 match.

Serfontein scores Top 14 try

Jan Serfontein crossed the line during Montpellier's 32-22 win against Toulouse.

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