World Rugby have confirmed that the U20 Championships set to be held in northern Italy has been cancelled after meeting with the Italian Rugby Federation.
SA Rugby president Mark Alexander has announced that all rugby in the country will be suspended until the end of April following government’s Covid-19 policies.
The Western Province Rugby Football Union has suspended all competitive rugby until 25 April at the earliest in response to the global coronavirus pandemic.
Four players from the Junior Springbok class of 2019 have been invited to the first of four SA Rugby Academy alignment camps in Stellenbosch in February.
The Junior Springboks have been drawn alongside England, Fiji and hosts Italy for the 2020 World Cup U20 Championship.
Junior Springbok coach Chean Roux has made 12 changes to the SA U19 lineup for their second match against Georgia U19 in Tbilisi on Thursday.
Junior Springboks coach Chean Roux named three capped players to start for the SA U19s in the first match against Georgia U19 in Tbilisi on Monday.
Queen’s College 1st XV and SA Rugby EPD U17 coach Katleho Lynch on SA Rugby’s pathways, schoolboy player development and tapping into talent from rural areas.
Junior Boks loose forward Dylan Richardson chats about the recent World Championships in Argentina, his future plans and South African youngsters playing abroad. Interview by: SHAUN GOOSEN.
Highlights of the Junior Springboks’ 41-16 victory over hosts Argentina in the bronze playoff of the U20 Championships on Saturday.