The Junior Springboks have been placed with New Zealand in Pool C for the World Rugby U20 Championship in Argentina.
Junior Springboks hooker Tiaan van der Merwe has been handed a six-week suspension for verbal abuse during their semi-final loss to England.
Rassie Erasmus says there are positives to take from the Junior Springboks’ U20 Championship campaign, which saw them finish third.
Junior Springboks coach Chean Roux says the experience of losing to England in the U20 Championship semi-final will help the players later in their careers.
England beat the Junior Springboks 32-31 in their World Rugby U20 Championship semi-final in Narbonne on Tuesday. DYLAN JACK reports.
Junior Boks prop Nathan McBeth has been ruled out of their semi-final against England on Tuesday with a broken finger.
Junior Boks coach Chean Roux says he takes full responsibility for their 46-29 loss to France at the World Rugby U20 Championship on Thursday.
Highlights of France’s 46-29 win against the Junior Boks at the World Rugby U20 Championship.
Wandisile Simelane will start on the wing in one of six changes to the Junior Springboks’ XV to face France in the U20 Championship on Thursday.
Junior Boks flyhalf Damian Willemse has been ruled out for four to six weeks with a knee injury that he suffered in the win against Ireland.