Heyneke Meyer believes the Springboks will be much improved in the Rugby Championship, but still lag behind the All Blacks.
Jordie Barrett has been ruled out of the Rugby Championship due to a shoulder injury.
The Sharks produced a composed second-half performance to claim a 28-20 bonus-point win over the Blue Bulls at Loftus on Wednesday evening. CRAIG LEWIS reports.
The Free State Cheetahs scored seven tries in their 45-34 win against the Pumas in Nelspruit on Wednesday. SIMON BORCHARDT reports.
Eben Etzebeth will captain the Springboks in the Rugby Championship in the injury-enforced absence of Warren Whiteley.
Griquas scored five tries in their 44-34 bonus-point win against Western Province in Kimberley on Wednesday. JON CARDINELLI reports.
Scrumhalf Ross Cronjé sat out Springbok training on Tuesday because of the shoulder injury he sustained in the Super Rugby final.
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The Blue Bulls will be looking for their third consecutive Currie Cup win when they host the Sharks at Loftus in Pretoria on Wednesday, writes MARIETTE ADAMS.
JON CARDINELLI looks at five things the Boks have to address ahead of their Rugby Championship campaign.