Recently deceased former Springbok lock Hannes Strydom reportedly lived life on the edge after his rugby career.
In winning back-to-back World Cup titles, the value of the Springboks brand has been boosted to R2.2 billion.
Two of SA’s top teams are reported to be joining a tug-of-war for the services of a two-time World Cup winning Springbok.
World Rugby has reportedly conceded that Aaron Smith’s disallowed try in the World Cup final between New Zealand and eventual champs, the Springboks, should have stood.
Jacques Nienaber has been linked with a return to the Springboks once he completes his shift with Irish club Leinster.
Duane Vermeulen will soon be unveiled as the new Springbok defence coach, and ZELIM NEL believes Rassie Erasmus is about to hit another home run.
Jan Serfontein is the leading name of several overseas-based Springboks linked with a return to South Africa at the end of the season.
Former Wallabies wing David Campese has emphatically hit back at suggestions that Rassie Erasmus and the Springboks are unlikeable.
The versatile Sanele Nohamba has seized the opportunity for SA flyhalves to jockey for the Springbok No 10 jersey over the next four-year cycle, writes MARK KEOHANE.
Handre Pollard continued his excellent form off the kicking tee and picked up a try assist in his first game back for Leicester Tigers on Saturday.