Eben Etzebeth is aiming to embrace the additional responsibility as the captain of the Springboks for an extended period, writes CRAIG LEWIS in Port Elizabeth.
These are heady times for Springbok rugby, writes CLINTON VAN DER BERG for SportsClub magazine.
The Springboks can outmuscle and outsmart Argentina in this Saturday’s Test at the Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium, writes CRAIG LEWIS in Port Elizabeth.
Allister Coetzee says the time spent with Curwin Bosch during a pre-season camp in Stellenbosch convinced him of his ability to step up to Springbok level, writes CRAIG LEWIS in Port Elizabeth.
Uzair Cassiem will start at No 8 for the Springboks against Argentina in Port Elizabeth on Saturday, while Curwin Bosch is set to make his Test debut from the bench.
Assistant coach Franco Smith says the Boks expect to face a ‘complete onslaught’ from Argentina in this Saturday’s opening Rugby Championship clash, writes CRAIG LEWIS in Port Elizabeth.
The Wallabies can expect a backlash when they host the All Blacks in their Rugby Championship opener in Sydney on Saturday, writes JON CARDINELLI.
New Zealand Rugby has reopened its investigation into the toilet tryst scandal involving Aaron Smith.
The Blue Bulls have confirmed the acquisition of flyhalf Marnitz Boshoff as one of three new signings.
The Rebels have identified Cape Town-born Dave Wessels as a potential head coach replacement for Tony McGahan.