Five law changes, aimed at reducing negative play, increasing ball in play time and improving player welfare have been confirmed following approval by the World Rugby council late last year.
Seabelo Senatla has confirmed he will be back on the sevens circuit in the near future despite his imminent departure to the Stormers for the upcoming Super Rugby tournament.
By Mark Etheridge Seabelo Senatla scorched his way into the try-scoring record books as he led South Africa’s Blitzboks to their first World Sevens Series title win in Wellington in 15 years.
By Mark Etheridge The Blitzboks ended day one of the Wellington leg of the World Sevens Series just as they started it on Saturday… on a winning note.
By Mark Etheridge They went into the Wellington leg of the World Sevens Series with the best defence of the season and it showed as the Blitzboks kept a clean sheet in their opening two matches on Saturday.
SA Rugby will announce the outcome of its coaching review process towards the end of next week.
Allister Coetzee will continue to coach the Springboks, with his position to be reviewed after the three-Test home series against France in June.
Former coach Nick Mallett says the Boks simply cannot get any worse than they were in 2016.
After a turbulent 2016 season for South African and Springbok rugby, CRAIG LEWIS looks at three enforceable actions that would be good to see in the new year.
Allister Coetzee’s future as Springbok coach will be decided at the end of January, according to SA Rugby president Mark Alexander.