The Springboks were in shambles and ranked a lowly seventh on the World Rugby rankings in September of 2018. Just over a year later, Siya Kolisi lifted the World Cup in Yokohama, as the Boks were once again crowned the best in the world.
The Springboks are scheduled to face the Wallabies at Loftus Versfeld in September this year. Take a look back at the recent Test matches between the two sides in Pretoria.
You have 10 minutes to list as many of the most capped players in the history of Springbok rugby. Can you name them all?
In the second instalment of a five-part series, SA Rugby magazine’s writers pick their best Springbok XV of the past 25 years.
New Orleans Gold flank Vince Jobo has encouraged rugby players to speak about their mental vulnerabilities as he opens up about his own battle against depression. DYLAN JACK reports.
SA Rugby magazine brings you a classic read from 2017 when newly appointed Stormers captain Siya Kolisi spoke about his ambitions as a leader.
Newly appointed Vodacom Bulls director of rugby Jake White says these extraordinary times could present an opportunity for overseas-based players to return to South Africa permanently.
The Stormers are awaiting feedback from medical professionals for clarity on the sequence of serious injuries suffered by key players before the season shut down. CRAIG LEWIS reports.
Veteran prop Jannie du Plessis, who is a qualified medical doctor, believes nothing will be the same again after the global coronavirus health crisis.
The Springboks ended a four-match losing streak with a memorable 46-40 victory over the All Blacks in the 2000 Tri-Nations tournament, scoring six tries in an action-packed spectacle at Ellis Park.