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Alberts blow hits Boks
Alberts blow hits Boks
Willem Alberts has been ruled out of the Springboks' tour to Australia and New Zealand and is replaced by Warren Whiteley....
Bok scrum a cause for concern
Bok scrum a cause for concern
By dominating the scrums in their recent Test in Salta, Argentina exposed South Africa's growing deficiency at Test level....
Juan talks Salta emotions
Juan talks Salta emotions
South Africa flanker Juan Smith has revealed that what should have been a moment of joy in Salta was the lowest of his career....
Boks recall Matfield, Alberts
Boks recall Matfield, Alberts
Lock Victor Matfield has recovered from injury and will rejoin the Springbok squad ahead of their Australasian leg of the Rugby Championship....
JdV hails replacements
JdV hails replacements
Jean de Villiers praised the impact made by the replacements as the Boks recorded a 33-31 win over Argentina in Salta....
Boks come from behind to edge Pumas
Boks come from behind to edge Pumas
South Africa kept their Rugby Championship title hopes alive with a hard-fought 33-31 victory over Argentina in Salta on Saturday....
Preview: New Zealand v Australia
Preview: New Zealand v Australia
Round Two of the Rugby Championship and Bledisloe Cup sees both teams dried out and ready to fire as New Zealand host Australia. ...
Boks honour Argentine player
Boks honour Argentine player
The Boks honoured the life of Mateo Uriburu, a young Argentinean player who passed away during a tour of San Isidro Club to SA earlier this year....
Boks switch three for Salta
Boks switch three for Salta
Juan Smith will complete a remarkable return to international rugby when he runs out for the Springboks against Argentina in Salta on Saturday. ...
Match officials to August 24
Match officials to August 24
The officials for this week's action have been announced, with Steve Walsh handed the Pumas versus Boks game....
Meyer expects improved Bok effort
Meyer expects improved Bok effort
The Springboks arrived in Buenos Aires on Monday excited about showing improvement in their second Test against Argentina, on Saturday....
Interview: Damien de Allende
Interview: Damien de Allende
When he woke up on Saturday ahead of the most important day of his rugby career, rain would have been the last thing on Bbok centre Damien de Allende....
Heyneke: We wanted to play exciting rugby
Heyneke: We wanted to play exciting rugby
Springbok coach Heyneke Meyer said the unexpected torrential rain in Pretoria did not suit the attacking game his team were hoping to play....
Pumas earning respect
Pumas earning respect
Pumas fly-half Nicolas Sanchez admitted his team were bitterly disappointed after their narrow loss to South Africa on Saturday....
We didn't execute well - Louw
We didn't execute well - Louw
Springbok flank Francois Louw said his team needed to work on their decision making following Saturday's narrow win over Argentina....
Rusty Boks can't blame it all on the rain
Rusty Boks can't blame it all on the rain
Wet and woeful as certain aspects of Saturday's outing turned out to be, the Springboks can hardly blame all their inefficiencies on the weatherman....
Meyer settles for points
Meyer settles for points
Heyneke Meyer was pleased with their 13-6 victory over Argentina in conditions Jean de Villiers had never played in....
Pumas take losing bonus point from Loftus
Pumas take losing bonus point from Loftus
South Africa got their Rugby Championship campaign off to a winning start on Saturday thanks to a hard-fought 13-6 victory over Argentina....
LIVE: Springboks v Pumas
LIVE: Springboks v Pumas
Live updated from Loftus...
Hamstring blow for Alberts
Hamstring blow for Alberts
Marcell Coetzee has been called into the Springbok starting team in the place of the injured Willem Alberts....
 
 

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