John Dyer scored a brace as Fiji edged a Springbok-laden Barbarians side 33-31 at Twickenham on Saturday. JON CARDINELLI reports.
Nine interesting facts about the Springboks and their World Cup history after they claimed their third title by downing England 32-12 in Yokohama.
Take a look at how the British media reacted to England’s Rugby World Cup final defeat at the hands of the rampant Springboks in Japan.
Take a look at what Twitter was saying after Siya Kolisi’s Springboks claimed their third World Cup title, sweeping England aside in a 32-12 victory in Japan.
President Cyril Ramaphosa has touched down in Japan and will meet the Springboks ahead of their World Cup final to offer the country’s support.
Cobus Reinach’s hat-trick try against Canada has been shortlisted as one of the four best tries of the year ahead of the World Rugby Awards on Sunday.
Departing Wales coach Warren Gatland has made nine changes to the side that lost to South Africa for Friday’s bronze medal clash with the All Blacks.
Local bookmakers have increased South Africa’s chances of winning their third World Cup trophy with odds being lowered after Monday’s opening price.
Siya Kolisi’s humble nature as well as his ability to focus on what matters most will be crucial in a potentially historic week for South African rugby, writes JON CARDINELLI in Tokyo.
The South African Broadcasting Corporation has confirmed that it will broadcast the 2019 Rugby World Cup final between the Springboks and England in Yokohama on Saturday.