The Blitzboks gave departing Seabelo Senatla a victorious send-off as they avenged defeat to England and won the Sydney Sevens tournament in Australia on Sunday, writes MARK ETHERIDGE. Senatla swops codes from seven to 15-man with the Stormers for the foreseeable future and ended his sevens season with a 29-14 win in the final against England who had beaten SA… Read more →
The Blitzboks blasted into the final of the Sydney Sevens tournament on Sunday with wins against the United States and then Australia in the semi-final, writes MARK ETHERIDGE. They opened day two’s campaign with a 21-10 win against the US and then went past the home side 26-12 on a scorching Sydney afternoon. Neil Powell’s men got off to the… Read more →
The Blitzboks’ final game of Pool A at the Sydney Sevens ended with a blot on their copybook as they went down 15-21 to old rivals England on Saturday, writes MARK ETHERIDGE. After having beaten Japan 32-0 and Kenya 14-17, they’d already qualified for Sunday’s action, as had England. But there would have been a bad taste in the mouth’s… Read more →
By Mark Etheridge The Blitzboks opened up their Sydney Sevens campaign in contrasting style on Saturday. A comfortable 32-0 whitewash of Japan saw Seabelo Senatla shining in his last sevens tournament for the foreseeable future before he links up with Super Rugby side the Stormers. The speedster, now South Africa’s record try-scorer in the sevens format, dotted down for three… Read more →
Captain Philip Snyman says there will be a target on the Blitzboks’ backs when they go hunting their third title of the season in Sydney this weekend.