The governing bodies of professional rugby in France and England have asked World Rugby to be involved in drawing up the calendar of post-coronavirus international matches.
The coronavirus crisis is forcing players and stakeholders to make changes that will transform the game as we know it, writes JON CARDINELLI.
All Blacks head coach Ian Foster is preparing as usual for his first Tests in charge, despite the uncertainty of coronavirus currently looming over global sport.
Time away from the game during a challenging period for the nation will test the players’ mental strength, discipline and maturity, writes JON CARDINELLI.
Rassie Erasmus looks set to back an unconventional 10-12-13 combination for the weather-afflicted contest against England at Newlands on Saturday, writes JON CARDINELLI in Cape Town.
The All Blacks beat a 14-man France 26-13 in Wellington on Saturday to clinch the series with a game to spare. JON CARDINELLI reports.
The likely selections of Pieter-Steph du Toit at flank and Frans Malherbe at tighthead could well improve the Springboks’ chances of physical dominance in the second Test against England, writes JON CARDINELLI in Bloemfontein.
Rassie Erasmus says everyone will have cause for celebration when Springbok prop Beast Mtawarira wins his 100th Test cap this Saturday. JON CARDINELLI reports from Bloemfontein.
South African rugby will witness another historic first if Beast Mtawarira wins his 100th Test cap this Saturday, writes JON CARDINELLI in Bloemfontein.
The Springboks head into the opening game of the three-Test series against England with a physical and tactical point to prove, writes JON CARDINELLI.