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    Rugby pundit sacked for racist comment about Lions star Smith

    Former Ireland international Neil Francis was sacked from his role as a rugby pundit...
    CAPE TOWN, SOUTH AFRICA - JULY 14: Bundee Aki of the British & Irish Lions during the Tour match between South Africa A and British and Irish Lions at Cape Town Stadium on July 14, 2021 in Cape Town, South Africa. Rassie Erasmus

    Mallett: Beating Lions ‘bigger challenge’ than winning World Cup

    Winning a series against the Lions will be a bigger achievement for the Springboks...
    Handre Pollard

    Pollard: Bok objective is clear, we know what we can do

    After overcoming an injury scare, Handre Pollard’s importance to the Springbok cause cannot be...
    Springbok captain Siya Kolisi

    Kolisi: I’m going to go as hard as I can and not hold back

    Springbok captain Siya Kolisi says he is ready to go all out in the...
    Faf de Klerk of South Africa during the 2021 British and Irish Lions Tour South Africa Captains Run at Cape Town Stadium on 23 July 2021 ©Ryan Wilkisky/BackpagePix

    Watch: The 12-year wait is over – Boks vs B&I Lions

    Go behind the scenes with the Springboks during their buildup in the week ahead...
    England defence coach John Mitchell

    Mitchell quits England defence role to join Wasps

    John Mitchell has quit his role as England defence coach to join the backroom...
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    Match programme: Springboks vs British & Irish Lions (1st Test)

    Player features, profiles and team lineups are all packed into the official match-day programme...
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    Boks refuse to react to Lions bait

    Assistant coach Mzwandile Stick says the Springboks will do their talking between the “four...
    SOUTH AFRICA - OCTOBER 26: Victor Matfield, Bakkies Botha and Pierre Spies of South Africa hold the Webb-Ellis Cup during the Springboks Rugby World Cup victory parade between Pretoria and Johannesburg, on October 26, 2007 in South Africa. (Photo by Duif du Toit/Gallo Images/Getty Images)

    Bakkies: Rassie will always have a new plan 

    2009 Springbok squad members Pierre Spies and Bakkies Botha chat about the Rassie Erasmus...
    CAPE TOWN, SOUTH AFRICA - JULY 14: Rassie Erasmus, the South Africa Springbok head coach, acts as a water carrier during the match between South Africa A and the British & Irish Lions at Cape Town Stadium on July 14, 2021 in Cape Town, South Africa. (Photo by David Rogers/Getty Images)

    Erasmus can continue as water carrier, but may be monitored

    Rassie Erasmus will be able to continue his role as a water carrier for...
    WP Rugby

    Struggling WP boosted by Bok’s return

    Head coach John Dobson has made several alterations to the Western Province team for...
    SA Rugby teams

    Released Bok starts for Cheetahs against Sharks

    Cheetahs coach Hawies Fourie has named a strong lineup for Saturday’s Currie Cup clash...
    British & Irish Lions boss Warren Gatland

    Lions’ criticism of TMO ‘blatant intimidation’

    A former South African Test referee has said that British & Irish Lions’ criticism...
    Lionel Mapoe of South Africa during the 2018 The Rugby Championship South Africa training session at Loftus Versfeld Stadium, Pretoria on 01 October 2018 ©Samuel Shivambu/BackpagePix

    Coetzee leads Bulls, Mapoe returns

    Centre Lionel Mapoe has been included in the Bulls side that will be captained...

    Watch: Kwagga will bring work rate

    Springbok great Schalk Burger believes that while the Springboks will miss Duane Vermeulen’s presence...