What assistant coach Matt Proudfoot and loose forward Francois Louw had to say ahead of the Springboks’ Rugby Championship opener against Argentina.
Forwards coach Matt Proudfoot says the competition building at hooker bodes well for the Boks, writes CRAIG LEWIS in Durban.
Francois Louw is excited by the prospect of resuming his back-row partnership with fellow flanker Siya Kolisi when the Boks host Argentina this Saturday. CRAIG LEWIS reports from Durban.
Rassie Erasmus says that overseas-based players Francois Louw, Faf de Klerk and Willie le Roux may remain with the Springboks if the team is hit by injuries or poor results, writes JON CARDINELLI in Durban.
What Springbok coach Rassie Erasmus had to say ahead of their Rugby Championship opener against Argentina.
England’s Rugby Football Union has warned Eddie Jones that the team needs to display a reversal in fortunes during the end-of-year Tests.
Springbok winger S’bu Nkosi has been ruled out for eight to 12 weeks due to an ankle injury.
New Zealander Wayne Pivac will take over from Warren Gatland as Wales head coach at the conclusion of the 2019 World Cup.
Wallabies centre Samu Kerevi will miss at least the first half of the Rugby Championship due to a bicep injury.
Jake White believes Rassie Erasmus would benefit from having assistant coaches with head coach experience.