Tournament organisers are putting contingency plans in place for this year’s World Cup in Japan, as that country is prone to earthquakes and typhoons.
The Springboks will head into World Cup clashes against the top European teams as underdogs, writes JON CARDINELLI.
CRAIG LEWIS looks ahead to a big rugby year and what could be in store for supporters.
Northampton Saints scrumhalf Cobus Reinach has reiterated his desire to keep fighting to earn a Bok recall ahead of this year’s World Cup, writes CRAIG LEWIS.
Faf de Klerk believes the Springboks can ‘surprise’ the All Blacks in their opening match of the 2019 World Cup.
CRAIG LEWIS identifies six players who will be key to the Springboks’ cause in a World Cup year.
Bismarck du Plessis and Frans Steyn are among five overseas-based Springboks still in contention for next year’s World Cup squad.
The Springboks will play a Test against Japan in Japan on Friday 6 September 2019 as part of their World Cup preparations.
Bok coach Rassie Erasmus believes SA rugby’s long-term transformation goal remains on track.
Rassie Erasmus has clarified that his role as Springbok head coach only runs until the end of the 2019 World Cup.