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Springboks lose Flo
Springboks lose Flo
Springbok flank Francois Louw has been ruled out of the remainder of the Rugby Championship with a pinched nerve in his neck....
Springboks call up Pietersen
Springboks call up Pietersen
Springbok coach Heyneke Meyer has called up JP Pietersen for Saturday's clash with Australia to replace Ruan Pienaar....
Heyneke hails youngsters
Heyneke hails youngsters
The Springboks put a positive spin on their narrow defeat to the All Blacks in a bruising encounter on Saturday, saying they learnt valuable lessons....
Pienaar out for 6-8 weeks
Pienaar out for 6-8 weeks
South Africa scrum-half Ruan Pienaar has been ruled out for six to eight weeks with a medial knee ligament injury. ...
All Blacks edge Springboks
All Blacks edge Springboks
New Zealand overturned a half-time deficit to claim a 14-10 victory over South Africa in a thrilling Rugby Championship Test at Westpac Stadium....
Matfield ready for battle
Matfield ready for battle
Victor Matfield cannot wait for the line-out battle with the All Blacks to commence when the teams run out in Wellington....
Preview: New Zealand v South Africa
Preview: New Zealand v South Africa
The top two sides on our planet face off this weekend in Wellington, as New Zealand play the Springboks in the Rugby Championship....
De Villiers on his 100th
De Villiers on his 100th
Jean de Villiers does not want his 100th Test, on Saturday against New Zealand, to detract from his side's tough task....
Pollard gets nod for Boks
Pollard gets nod for Boks
The Boks have named fly-half Handré Pollard in place of Morné Steyn for their Rugby Championship clash with the All Blacks....
JdV eyeing 100th Test
JdV eyeing 100th Test
Bok skipper Jean de Villiers admits he never expected to make it to 100 caps as he prepares for Saturday's clash with the All Blacks in Wellington....
Team of the Week: Rugby Championship
Team of the Week: Rugby Championship
Now that the dust has settled in the southern hemisphere, we pick out the stand-out performers of Round Three in the Rugby Championship. ...
Meyer wants 'monumental' Bok effort
Meyer wants 'monumental' Bok effort
The Boks need a monumental effort to down the All Blacks, but Heyneke Meyer believes they can win for the first time in New Zealand in five years....
Wallabies squeeze past Boks
Wallabies squeeze past Boks
A late converted try from Rob Horne saw the Wallabies secure their first win of the Rugby Championship as they beat the Boks 24-23....
LIVE: Wallabies v Springboks
LIVE: Wallabies v Springboks
Updates from Perth....
Preview: Australia v South Africa
Preview: Australia v South Africa
Australia will be eager to end a three-match losing run against South Africa when the pair clash at Patersons Stadium in Perth on Saturday....
SARU suspends schools coach
SARU suspends schools coach
A schools coach who breached SARU rules governing age-grade rugby has been suspended and the points his school took in that match has been overturned....
Match officials to September 7
Match officials to September 7
The officials for this week's action have been confirmed, with George Clancy refereeing the Wallabies versus Boks showdown....
100 up for Habana
100 up for Habana
Bryan Habana will become the fourth Bok and 33rd player overall to play in 100 Tests when South Africa face Australia....
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....
 
 

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