Willie le Roux and Francois Louw have rejoined their English clubs, while another eight Springboks are available for Currie Cup duty this weekend.
Argentina snapped a 13-match losing streak against the Wallabies in Australia with a 23-19 win on the Gold Coast. SIMON BORCHARDT reports.
Springbok skipper Siya Kolisi admits he is constantly still learning as an on-field leader.
Springbok coach Rassie Erasmus says hooker Bongi Mbonambi was substituted before half-time against the Wallabies because he had emptied the tank.
The All Blacks claimed a 46-24 bonus-point win against a committed Argentina at Nelson on Saturday. SIMON BORCHARDT reports.
The Springboks’ decision to face the Wallabies without a renowned breakdown exponent will require an astute tactical adjustment, writes CRAIG LEWIS.
Wallabies flank David Pocock has been ruled out of Saturday’s match against the Springboks with a neck injury.
Toulouse utility back Cheslin Kolbe has been added to the Springbok squad for the upcoming Australasian leg of the Rugby Championship.
Rassie Erasmus took responsibility for the Springboks’ 32-19 loss to Argentina in Mendoza on Saturday.
The Springboks were physically and mentally outplayed in an away Test for the umpteenth time when they suffered a record defeat to Argentina in Mendoza, writes JON CARDINELLI.