One year ago today, the Springboks ended a decade-long wait to be crowned champions of the southern hemisphere again, when they claimed their first Rugby Championship title following a convincing victory over Argentina in Salta.
Former Springbok wing Bryan Habana reflects on the epic 2013 Rugby Championship Test between the Springboks and All Blacks at Ellis Park, in which he finished off two incredible tries inside the first quarter of the match.
Peter de Villiers has added his voice to the conversation around the Black Lives Matter movement by releasing an in-depth short story about his time as Springbok coach.
A revised edition of the 2020 Rugby Championship has moved a step closer after World Rugby approved a temporary window to accommodate the release of international players.
World Rugby chairman Bill Beaumont joined Jeff Wilson, Sir John Kirwan and Mils Muliaina on Sky Sports New Zealand’s ‘The Breakdown’, to discuss plans around Test rugby being played later this year before also supporting New Zealand Rugby’s plans to involve the Pacific Islands in a refreshed Super Rugby competition.
With various permutations to consider and competitions undergoing review, we wrap up the latest ‘need-to-know’ information about the Boks’ prospects and future plans for SA Rugby.
English Premiership clubs have reluctantly accepted World Rugby’s plan to hold extra Test matches – including the Rugby Championship – during December.
Sanzaar chief executive Andy Marinos has outlined South Africa’s importance to the southern hemisphere alliance in terms of viewership and competitiveness.
Sanzaar chief executive Andy Marinos says it is critical for the well-being of all four member nations that the Rugby Championship goes ahead in some form in 2020.
Premiership Rugby has criticised World Rugby’s ‘unilateral decision’ to hold extra Test matches – including the Rugby Championship – during December.