Check out SARugbymag.co.za’s wrap of Monday’s media conferences and training session in Johannesburg.
Speed will be key when the Springboks line up against the Wallabies in the Rugby Championship opener. JON CARDINELLI in Johannesburg reports.
Injured Springbok skipper Siya Kolisi will have an important off-field role to play over the course of the Rugby Championship. JON CARDINELLI in Johannesburg reports.
Wing Aphiwe Dyantyi has been ruled out of the Springboks’ Test against the Wallabies this Saturday due to a hamstring injury.
Taniela Tupou chased after the suspect who grabbed his phone, but his Wallabies teammates shouted at him to back away out of fear that the perpetrator could pull out a gun or knife.
Sanzaar has announced that Paul Williams will referee the Rugby Championship Test between the Springboks and Wallabies at Ellis Park on Saturday.
A round-up of what some of South Africa’s leading Sunday papers are saying, including an update on the Springbok squad to face the All Blacks in Wellington.
Wallabies prop Taniela Tupou has confirmed he sustained ‘some cuts’, but is ‘fine’, after he was mugged outside the team’s hotel in Joburg on Saturday night.
Former Springbok boss Peter de Villiers has apparently been shortlisted by the Kings along with three other candidates for the vacant head coach role.
Wallabies prop Taniela Tupou was robbed outside the team’s hotel in Johannesburg on Saturday.