Siviwe ‘Shakes’ Soyizwapi will skipper the South African men’s sevens team at the Commonwealth Games in Birmingham, where Team SA will look to emulate Neil Powell’s 2014 class of gold medallists.
As skipper Siviwe Soyizwapi focuses the Blitzboks on familiar foes at the Toulouse Sevens this weekend, veteran Branco du Preez sets his sights on a major milestone.
Blitzbok skipper Siviwe ‘Shakes’ Soyizwapi is amped for the upcoming Sevens World Cup at Cape Town Stadium in September.
Blitzbok captain Siviwe Soyizwapi provides insight on how the team will get back to winning ways at the Canada Sevens, starting in Vancouver on Saturday.
Siviwe Soyizwapi says the Blitzboks have experienced a reversal in fortunes, but he believes the team can turn things around in the Canadian leg of the World Sevens Series.
South Africa must prove it was just a bad day at the office in Singapore when they front up in the Vancouver Sevens, writes DYLAN JACK.
Having this week returned to Singapore, the scene of a famous comeback victory for South Africa, captain Siviwe Soyizwapi says the red-hot Blitzboks have made a point of focusing on the now.
Having decided to join the SA Sevens Academy in 2020, former Junior Springbok flyhalf Lubabalo Dobela is thrilled to have earned a place with the Blitzboks for the upcoming Singapore Sevens, reports DYLAN JACK.
Coach Neil Powell summarises the Blitzboks’ performance on day one of the Spain Sevens, while there is doubt over the availability of injured skipper Siviwe Soyizwapi for the rest of the tournament.
Blitzboks coach Neil Powell is thrilled to have Justin Geduld and Dewald Human back for the first Spain Sevens tournament as captain Siviwe Soyizwapi prepares to reach a milestone in Malaga this weekend.