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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....
SA Women nilled in final game
SA Women nilled in final game
South Africa finished 10th at the Women’s Rugby World Cup in France after a 36-0 loss against Spain in their final match in Marcoussis on Sunday....
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....
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....
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....
Malherbe growing in confidence
Malherbe growing in confidence
Springbok prop Frans Malherbe has grown a pretty impressive beard and has also grown in confidence as far as his role in the Bok setup is concerned. ...
Preview: South Africa v Argentina
Preview: South Africa v Argentina
Saturday's second match kicking off the 2014 Rugby Championship takes place in Pretoria as South Africa host Argentina....
De Allende fine with unfamiliar role
De Allende fine with unfamiliar role
If the pressure of making his Bok debut isn't enough, Stormers centre Damien de Allende will have to do so playing in an unfamiliar position....
SA women squeeze past Samoa
SA women squeeze past Samoa
The SA Women delivered a spirited performance against Samoa in Marcoussis to secure a 25-24 win in their penultimate Women's Rugby World Cup clash....
Boks to unleash De Allende
Boks to unleash De Allende
Damian de Allende will make his Springbok debut next to returning national captain Jean de Villiers against Argentina at Loftus Versfeld in Pretoria. ...
Boks donate R15 000 to charity
Boks donate R15 000 to charity
Three Springboks donated R15,000 from the team's internal players’ fund to the CMR Derdepoort day-care centre in Pretoria on Tuesday....
Smith glad to be back
Smith glad to be back
Juan Smith admits his 28 months away from Test rugby due to injury was a "dark moment" but he is glad to be back....
No reprieve for SA Women's captain
No reprieve for SA Women's captain
The IRB has upheld the 16-week ban handed to Springbok Women's captain Mandisa Williams for eye gouging at the World Cup....
Van Graan expects steals
Van Graan expects steals
Bok forwards coach Johan van Graan expected an open clash against Argentina in Saturday's Rugby Championship opener....
SA women to face Samoa
SA women to face Samoa
The Springbok Women will face Samoa in the first of two Women’s Rugby World Cup seeding matches following their defeat to Wales on Saturday....
Breakdown is massive - Gray
Breakdown is massive - Gray
South Africa breakdown coach Richie Gray believes that the tackle area battle is set to lift in intensity again this year....
 
 

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