Kyle Brown will captain the Blitzboks at this weekend’s Singapore Sevens in the absence of Philip Snyman, who is being rested.
Neil Powell says the Blitzboks just weren’t good enough as they failed to make the podium at the Commonwealth Games on Sunday.
England overturned a 14-point deficit to beat the Blitzboks 21-14 in the bronze-medal match at the Commonwealth Games on Sunday, while New Zealand won gold. MARIETTE ADAMS reports.
The Blitzboks finished top of Pool A on day one of their Commonwealth Games campaign as they comfortably defeated Scotland 26-5. CRAIG LEWIS reports.
The Blitzboks scored seven tries to hammer Malaysia 43-0 at the Commonwealth Games on Saturday.
Coach Neil Powell says the Blitzboks have been inspired by the gold medal success of their fellow Team South Africa athletes at the Commonwealth Games, writes CRAIG LEWIS.
Kwagga Smith has put his sevens career on hold in order to pursue his ambition to play for the Springboks. Smith played for the Blitzboks in the first four tournaments of the World Rugby Sevens Series before returning to the Lions for Super Rugby duty. In February he was named in coach Neil Powell’s 12-man squad for the Commonwealth Games,… Read more →
The Blitzboks beat the USA 29-7 in the third-place playoff to clinch the bronze medal at the Vancouver Sevens.
The Blitzboks went down 15-12 against Fiji in a thrilling semi-final at the Vancouver Sevens. MARIETTE ADAMS reports.
The Blitzboks powered into the Cup semi-finals of the Las Vegas Sevens after beating Australia 29-17. MARIETTE ADAMS reports.