25 years ago today, the Springboks faced France in the 1995 Rugby World Cup semi-final at a drenched Kings Park in Durban. Had the match not been played, the hosts would have been eliminated from the tournament as a result of their inferior disciplinary record.
Look back at Juan de Jongh’s moment of magic during the 2010 Vodacom Super Rugby semi-final, when he beat four Waratahs defenders on the way to his first Stormers try.
The Sharks advanced to their second Vodacom Super Rugby final in 2001 after a comfortable 30-12 victory over the Cats at Kings Park.
Former World Cup-winning captain Richie McCaw believes that England’s semi-final showing against the All Blacks was one of the best team performances he has ever seen.
A look back at some of the biggest stories in the world of rugby over the past weekend. Catch up with the news here.
Former Test referee Rob Debney believes that Wales should have been awarded a late penalty by Jerome Garces that might have given them a 19-16 lead in Sunday’s semi-final.
SA Rugby magazine identifies some of the good, the bad and the ugly to take away from the Boks’ semi-final victory over Wales.
Wales coach Warren Gatland says the semi-final loss to South Africa hurts, but he is proud of his team’s performance at the World Cup.
SA Rugby magazine’s Jon Cardinelli soaked up the atmosphere ahead of the highly-anticipated semi-final between the Springboks and Wales at Yokohama Stadium.
England’s inspired tactical variation and unrelenting physicality earned them the prize scalp of the All Blacks on an unforgettable night for the World Cup, writes JON CARDINELLI at the Yokohama Stadium.