The Springboks have embraced uncompromising defence as part of their new team identity and the results have been emphatic, writes JON CARDINELLI.
Allister Coetzee says that Brendan Venter will remain with the Springboks as a defensive consultant. JON CARDINELLI in Johannesburg reports.
Jan Serfontein capped off a fine series with a standout performance in the Boks’ 35-12 win over France at Ellis Park on Saturday, writes CRAIG LEWIS.
The Springboks powered their way to a 35-12 win and 3-0 series whitewash of France on Saturday, reports JON CARDINELLI at Ellis Park.
Rieko Ioane scored a brace as the All Blacks thumped the British & Irish Lions 30-15 in Auckland to take a 1-0 lead in the series. JON CARDINELLI reports.
South Africa A overcame a red-card setback to beat the French Barbarians 48-28 on Friday and win the series 2-0, reports JON CARDINELLI at Orlando Stadium.
Captain Warren Whiteley feels that Test rookie Jean-Luc du Preez, as well as the Springbok back row as a unit, could go on to great things. JON CARDINELLI in Johannesburg reports.
For the third Test against France at Ellis Park on Saturday.
Western Province Rugby has obtained the required safety certificate for Newlands Stadium, which will allow the iconic venue to host the Rugby Championship Test between the Boks and the All Blacks in October.
The Springboks should be looking to KO France at Ellis Park this Saturday and ride the momentum of a 3-0 series victory into the all-important Rugby Championship, writes JON CARDINELLI in Johannesburg.