Centres Juan de Jongh and Jesse Kriel will start for the Springboks against the Wallabies in Brisbane on Saturday.
Lood de Jager says South Africa expect a better lineout performance by Australia in the crucial Rugby Championship Test in Brisbane on Saturday.
Flyhalf Pat Lambie is back in training and could make his return to action for the Sharks in the Currie Cup.
South Africa along with France, Ireland and Italy have submitted their bid applications to host the 2023 World Cup.
Elton Jantjies and Francois Hougaard took part in the Springboks’ first training session in Brisbane on Saturday.
Springbok captain Adriaan Strauss has announced his retirement from international rugby at the end of the 2016.
Coach Allister Coetzee has named Lwazi Mvovo and Francois Hougaard in the 28-man Springbok squad for the two away Rugby Championship Tests against the Wallabies and All Blacks.
South African rugby is at its lowest point in the professional era, writes MARK KEOHANE inBusiness Day. Argentina’s win against the Springboks in Salta wasn’t a surprise. It was kind of expected even if we hoped against hope that the Boks would deliver individually and transfer the stuttering singular into a commanding collective effort. It never happened although the Houdini… Read more →
Argentina have moved to seventh in the World Rugby rankings following their victory over the Springboks, who remain third.
Springbok wing Ruan Combrinck will miss the rest of the Rugby Championship after sustaining a fractured fibula in Salta.