Former Springbok wing Bryan Habana reflects on the epic 2013 Rugby Championship Test between the Springboks and All Blacks at Ellis Park, in which he finished off two incredible tries inside the first quarter of the match.
Check out some of the pictures from yesterday’s Lions training session at Ellis Park, where several squad members resumed non-contact training under strict Covid-19 regulations.
One year ago today, the Springboks began their successful 2019 season with a 35-17 victory over the Wallabies at Ellis Park, with Herschel Jantjies putting in a man-of-the-match performance on Test debut.
Renowned Welsh referee Nigel Owens says it was an honour to officiate the epic 2013 Rugby Championship clash between the Springboks and All Blacks at Ellis Park – one of the all-time great Test matches.
Today, 25 years ago, Joel Stransky slotted an iconic drop goal to clinch the 1995 Rugby World Cup for the Springboks at Ellis Park.
Look back at extended highlights from the final round of the 2001 season when a Rassie Erasmus-led Cats side hosted the Vodacom Bulls in front of 47,000 fans at Ellis Park, needing a bonus-point win to secure second place on the log and a home semi-final.
The Springboks were on the brink of a whitewash during the 2002 Tri-Nations series, before fullback Werner Greeff scored a late try and slotted the match-winning conversion to seal a thrilling win over the Wallabies at Ellis Park.
In Siya Kolisi’s first game as captain, the Springboks produced one of the great comeback wins in Test history when they beat England at a packed Ellis Park in 2018. The Boks showed incredible character to recover from an early 21-point deficit to put five tries past Owen Farrell’s side, before claiming a 2-1 series win. Watch the full match… Read more →
This weekend the Lions would have hosted the Sunwolves at Ellis Park for the final time in Vodacom Super Rugby. Take a look back at the Johannesburg side’s impressive 94-7 win during the 2017 campaign.
The Springboks ended a four-match losing streak with a memorable 46-40 victory over the All Blacks in the 2000 Tri-Nations tournament, scoring six tries in an action-packed spectacle at Ellis Park.