The Springboks will again face the All Blacks in Wellington next year as part of a reduced Rugby Championship schedule.
Coaches Rassie Erasmus and Steve Hansen believe the Springbok-All Blacks rivalry is back to its best following two tight Rugby Championship matches. JON CARDINELLI reports from Pretoria.
Malcolm Marx says he would happily trade his Man of the Match award for what he believed would have been a deserved win for the Springboks on Saturday, writes CRAIG LEWIS in Pretoria.
Argentina could condemn the Wallabies to a last-place finish in the Rugby Championship should they secure a win in Salta this weekend, writes CRAIG LEWIS. The last time these sides met, Argentina claimed their first victory in Australia for 35 years. It’s a result that will have injected real self-belief into the Pumas team as they look to achieve the… Read more →
Steve Hansen has called on the All Blacks to meet the challenge of a resurgent Springboks and strike an important blow ahead of the 2019 World Cup. JON CARDINELLI from Johannesburg reports.
Rassie Erasmus should pick a Springbok team that is capable of slowing and stifling the revitalised All Blacks, writes JON CARDINELLI in Pretoria.
The Springboks will be searching for just their second win over the All Blacks at Loftus when the teams meet in Pretoria this Saturday.
Coach Steve Hansen has made four changes to the All Blacks starting XV for Saturday’s match against the Springboks at Loftus.
Jesse Kriel says a mental shift and improvement in conditioning have been integral to the success of the Springboks’ new-look defensive system, writes CRAIG LEWIS in Pretoria.
Damian de Allende and Jesse Kriel are set to start their 11th Test as a centre combination in the Springboks’ clash against the All Blacks this Saturday, writes CRAIG LEWIS in Pretoria.