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Mother of all chokes!

Chris Rattue: The Springboks blew it more than All Blacks won it 7 Oct, 2018 12:18pm  4 minutes to read Play Video The All Blacks weigh in following...

Brendan Venter: All Blacks won’t disrespect Springboks a second time

Brendan Venter07:14, Oct 04 20188 After defeat in Wellington, the All Blacks want revenge against the Springboks in Pretoria on Sunday. OPINION: The reverse fixture between the...

Analysis: The ‘zero jump thirty’ lineout taking over the Premiership

By Ben Smith Analysis: How Tasman are transforming Will Jordan into the next great All Black fullback How the 'Zero Jump' lineout is taking over...

Analysis: How the All Blacks have changed since the 2015 World Cup

By Ben Smith How ABs have changed v2 30 September, 6:51am With the four-year World Cup cycle inching closer to the showpiece event, the 2015 edition becomes...

How the most basic of game plans helped the Springboks pull off the unthinkable

Tipsy McStagger Roar Rookie The defensive effort the Springboks put in against the All Blacks in Wellington was one of the best I have seen in...

“I’d love for the PRPW not to need to exist” – Dan Leo on...

By Alex Shaw Paulo Scanlan during the World Series Rugby match between the Force and Apia Samoa (Getty Images) 16 September, 3:54pmWhen Dan Leo set up...

The All Blacks game plan for the Springboks was on the money.

Analysis: Dissecting the All Blacks game plan – their Springboks blueprint was on the money By Ben Smith The All Blacks game plan for the Springboks...

‘The market will be flooded ‘ – Jaco Kriel admits the real reason he...

Jaco Kriel (Getty) 29 August, 9:10am Springbok flanker Jaco Kriel has admitted he signed for Gloucesterthis season to beat what he predicts will be a flood of players...

EASTER: WHY THE SHARKS?

SHARE Nick Easter spoke, EXCLUSIVELY, to RugbyPass about his decision to move to Durban and take up a coaching job at the Sharks. had no idea he would...

WP set for player clearout

WP hooker Scarra Ntubeni Published on August 5, 2018 | Leave a response Western Province Rugby has drawn up a list of 19 players who it is willing to...

SA Rugby to slash professional contracts

Springbok players in a huddle Published on August 5, 2018 | Leave a response SA Rugby is reportedly set to adopt a new contracting system that would reduce the...

Mitchell asks for R90 million!

Published on July 29, 2018 | Leave a response John Mitchell has reportedly requested R90-million from the Blue Bulls board to buy new players. According to Rapport newspaper, executive of rugby and...

Scottish Rugby report multi-million pound, record breaking financial results…again

23 July, 1:49pm Scottish Rugby has generated one of the strongest operating results for the game in its history – according to the organisation who...

Rassie primes SA for moment of truth

Brenden Nel Often when we listen to a coach talking, we’re so obsessed with the here and now, the current story or latest trend, that...

Junior Boks suffer more England agony

England beat the Junior Springboks 32-31 in their World Rugby U20 Championship semi-final in Narbonne on Tuesday. DYLAN JACK reports. England's Tom Hardwick scores a try Published on June...

What Boks can expect from England

The Springboks can look to target England at the breakdown in what should be a fascinating three-Test series, writes defence coach OMAR MOUNEIMNE. England training in...

Bismarck, Frans to miss first Test

Bismarck du Plessis scores a try for Montpellier Published on June 4, 2018 | Leave a response Rassie Erasmus has confirmed that Montpellier duo Bismarck du Plessis and Frans Steyn...

Boks without overseas players for Wales Test

2018-05-19 08:30 SHARE THIS Willie le Roux (Getty Images) Cape Town - The Springboks will be without their overseas-based players for the June 2 Test against Wales in Washington DC. This...

Preview: All Blacks vs Springboks

14 Sep 2017 Follow _JC_ More by _JC_ 3 Reactions  96  7 Beauden Barrett takes on the Bok defence in 2015 An understrength and somewhat vulnerable Springbok team will struggle...

All Blacks drop Fifita, start Hames

September 13, 2017 Kane Hames is the bolter in the All Blacks squad after being named to make his first Test start against the Springboks...

Return of historic Bok jersey…

Waratahs prop Benn Robinson returns Springboks jersey thought to have been lost for decades DateApril 5, 2014 Georgina Robinson Chief Rugby Reporter Safely returned: David Malan and Benn...

Jake White baits Michael Cheika after Sharks swamp Waratahs

DURBAN: Jake White was only too eager to pour salt into the gaping wounds left in the Waratahs' confidence by his new team the Sharks. March...

Super Rugby refs axed for poor displays

South African official Stuart Berry – who whistled the Queensland Reds off Ellis Park in Johannesburg on the weekend – is among four Super Rugby referees...

Argentina bloods young rugby stars ahead of Super Rugby debut

They take their name from the vast grasslands that produced Argentina's famous cattlemen, the Gauchos, and they are about to shake up Super Rugby.March...

Eyeing domestic player movement under new Bok selection policy (updated)

Having recently selected a Springbok side containing no less than 10 players contracted to oversea's clubs, Heyneke Meyer has certainly set a new precedent...

All Blacks lose Richie McCaw, Cory Jane for Wallaby Test

The All Blacks suffered a double blow on the eve of Saturday's Test against the Wallabies with captain Richie McCaw and wing Cory Jane...

Support flows for ‘perfectionist’ Jones

Former Brumbies and Wallabies have rallied to support Jones following what appeared to be a minor stroke in Japan on Tuesday. Date October 18, 2013 Chris Dutton Sports...

Springboks name unchanged squad

South Africa will field the same starting 15 and the same bench as they did for their 38-12 humbling of Australia in Brisbane last...

Will Genia dropped, Ben Mowen to captain Wallabies

The Wallabies have a new captain with Ben Mowen to lead the team into action against Argentina on Saturday night after Will Genia was...

Cooper starts, Folau at 15 for Oz

Israel Folau has made the long-awaited switch to fullback and Quade Cooper will start for the Wallabies against the Springboks in Brisbane on Saturday. Date September...

South Africans boost Whites.

This is the South African quartet that has helped put Queanbeyan on the verge of ending its grand final drought. But if Whites coach...

Arthur ready to pack down with Force

The former coach of the Australian cricket team, Mickey Arthur, is in talks to join Perth-based Super Rugby franchise the Western Force. DateAugust 28, 2013 Georgina...

Matt Toomua to make Test debut against the All Blacks

The Qantas Wallabies have announced five uncapped players in their 23-man Test squad with playmakerMatt Toomua to make his debut at flyhalf in Saturday night’s...

ARU leaning towards two Super conferences

​The Australian Rugby Union is open to an overhaul of Super Rugby that would see more trans-Tasman derbies and up to two Argentinian teams...

Lions ring changes to stop history repeating

The Lions have been here before. We won the first Test in Brisbane 12 years ago and everyone was feeling confident off the back...

Innocent not lucky: James Horwill defends conduct ahead of unprecedented IRB appeal

Wallabies skipper James Horwill is not concerned about the spectre of another hearing into his alleged stamping on the head of British and Irish...

Welsh prop should have been jailed: victim

A man knocked unconscious by Welsh rugby prop Craig Mitchell in an unprovoked pub assault wants tougher sentencing after the international player avoided jail. DateJune...

Chiefs take bonus-point win over Canes

The Chiefs jumped to the top of the Super Rugby table with a bonus-point 34-22 win over the Hurricanes in Hamilton on Friday. Date...

Five South African born players to take on the Lions for the Brumbies.

In 2001, minus the majority of their stars away with the Wallabies, the Brumbies went pain-stakingly close to knocking the Lions over at Canberra...

HSBC Waratahs name team to take on Lions

HSBC Waratahs captain Dave Dennis will return from international duty to lead his state into one of the most historic matches in NSW rugby...

Schalk Burger blow by blow

Schalk Burger has explained exactly how a pre-season calf strain eventually resulted in him ending up in intensive care fighting off bacterial meningitis. Mon, 03...

SEASON 2013 PLAYER STATS

All the leading player statistics after round 12 of this years S15... Most Points 1. Gareth Anscombe (Chiefs) 163 2. Morne Steyn (Bulls) 148 3. Christian Lealiifano (Brumbies) 140 4. Patrick Lambie...

Super Rugby players stats round 6

All the season 2013 player stats that matter after round 6... http://livescores.smh.com.au/rugby/super15/player-stats.html Most Points 1. Gareth Anscombe (Chiefs) 84 2. Morne Steyn (Bulls) 71 3. Patrick Lambie (Sharks) 61 4. Daniel Carter (Crusaders) 55 5....

Jake White Scholarship announced

A high-performing South African student will receive a chance to study in Australia under a new scholarship announced today. By Brumbies Media Unit Jake White chats...

Season 2013 Player Stats Week 2

Still early days but all the season stats leaders after week two... Most Points 1. James O'Connor (Rebels) 23 2. Gareth Anscombe (Chiefs) 21 2. Jesse Mogg (Brumbies) 21 4. Morne Steyn...

Rathbone to start for Brumbies in season opener

He’s fought a deep, dark battle with depression and now Clyde Rathbone has fought his way back into the ACT Brumbies starting line-up, making...

South Africa defeat New Zealand in Las Vegas final

New Zealand have fallen in the final of the Las Vegas Sevens rugby tournament, but have still managed to increase their lead in the...

Brumbies coach Jake White not happy with Robbie Deans’ Wallabies plans

BEWILDERED Brumbies coach Jake White believes Wallabies plans to strip Australian Super Rugby teams of their Test players for crucial penultimate round matches are...

Always the victim, never the perpetrator: All Blacks must own their acts of violence

Silence. For two days the world waited for Andrew Hore, Steve Hansen, Richie McCaw, Steve Tew or even the bloke who carries the bags to...

Post weekend updates as they happen

Boks sweating over star wing Seasoned Springbok wing JP Pietersen has a mild groin strain and is doubtful for South Africa's final tour match, against...