The process to identify any necessary changes to the Springbok set-up is only expected to be concluded at the end of January following the start of the season review process on Tuesday. Allister Coetzee and players reported back to SA Rugby on Tuesday as part of the review process following what SA Rugby president Mark Alexander has labelled a ‘profoundly… Read more →
The Blitzboks have taken a number of positives out of their performance at the Cape Town Sevens despite suffering a defeat in the final against England. The Springbok Sevens were favourites to retain the Cup they had won last year, but England stunned the hosts 19-17 in Sunday’s final to win their first-ever title on South African soil. Defeat notwithstanding,… Read more →
The Blitzboks thrashed Australia 29-7 to set up a Cup quarter-final clash against Wales on Sunday, reports JON CARDINELLI at Cape Town Stadium.
Coach Neil Powell says this weekend’s Cape Town Sevens provides an important opportunity for the Blitzboks to take another step towards becoming the No 1 team in the world. CRAIG LEWIS reports. The Springbok Sevens have had to settle for second place in the last three seasons of the World Rugby Sevens series, while they could only manage to clinch… Read more →
SA Rugby is reportedly considering a top New Zealand coach to replace Allister Coetzee, with the Chiefs’ Dave Rennie identified as a strong candidate.
Even after a resounding victory against Fiji to take the Dubai Sevens title on Saturday, Springbok Sevens captain Philip Snyman feels there is room for improvement.
The Blitzboks clinched the Dubai Sevens title with an impressive 26-14 win over arch-rivals Fiji in the gold medal final on Saturday.
The Blitzboks powered into the Cup semi-finals of the Dubai Sevens after cruising to a 40-0 win over New Zealand on Saturday morning. SA Rugby magazine’s CRAIG LEWIS reports.
Seabelo Senatla scored a brace of tries as the Blitzboks battled to a 19-17 win over the USA at the Dubai Sevens on Friday. CRAIG LEWIS reports.
SA Rugby meetings and a season-review process scheduled to take place within the next fortnight are likely to result in another shake-up to the Springboks’ coaching staff headed up by Allister Coetzee, writes CRAIG LEWIS.