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All Blacks stick with ‘best 10 in the world’

All Blacks coach Steve Hansen has named a full-strength team to face the Springboks at Newlands on Saturday in the final round of the...

Vulnerable All Blacks ‘lacking desire and ready to lose’ to Springboks

Apparently the All Blacks have a lack of desire and that means the Springboks will win the test in Cape Town this weekend. That's the...

Safety a priority at DHL Newlands for Boks v All Blacks

All those attending the Castle Lager Rugby Championship match between the Springboks and the All Blacks at DHL Newlands on Saturday, October 7 are...

Du Toit join Boks

Sharks prop Thomas du Toit has been called up to the Springbok squad ahead of Saturday's final Rugby Championship clash against the All Blacks. In...

Coetzee defend Dreyer

The Springboks have moved to defend under-fire tighthead prop Ruan Dreyer after his recent below-par Rugby Championship performances. Dreyer has been criticised for giving away...

Hansen- Coetzee playing mind games

All Blacks coach Steve Hansen hinted that Bok coach Allister Coetzee is implementing mind games ahead of their Test in Cape Town on Saturday. Coetzee...

Coetzee recalls Rhule for Newlands test

Wilco Louw, Dan du Preez, Raymond Rhule and S’busiso Nkosi have re-joined the Springbok squad in Cape Town ahead of their All Blacks clash. The...

Boks doomed to chase shadows

Recent results and performances have highlighted the poor planning and tactical shortcomings of the Springbok coaching team, writes JON CARDINELLI for SARugbyMag The All Blacks went...

Another bonus point win for All Blacks

New Zealand moved 13 points clear at the Rugby Championship summit after they beat Argentina 36-10 at Estadio Vélez Sarsfield on Saturday. With the 2017...

Another draw for Springboks against Aussies

The Springboks again created so much but delivered nothing yet again with another draw against Australia in Bloemfontein on Saturday. There are just too many...

Havili set to make debut for All Blacks

Crusaders utility back David Havili is set to make his Test debut after he was named on the All Blacks bench for Saturday’s clash...

Cheika pick three rookies for Bok test

Australian coach Cheika has named three uncapped players in his test side to face the Springboks in Bloemfontein on Saturday. The Australians have lost two...

Rugby365 talks about Springbok coaches

THE RUGBY365 TEAM - EUGENE ELOFF, TAURIQ EBRAHIM AND JAN DE KONING - DO NOT HOLD BACK AS THEY TAKE ON THE SPRINGBOK MANAGEMENT OVER THE...

Rugby Championship Preview

The Rugby Championship is all but dusted with the All Blacks just need some kind of points this weekend in Argentina to take yet...

Coetzee failing left-field selection test

SIMNIKIWE XABANISA says Allister Coetzee's decision not to recall Ruan Combrinck shows his inability to make sensible left-field calls. SIMNIKIWE XABANISA writes for SARugbyMag One blustery night...

Chameleon Coetzee sends Rhule back to Cheetahs

I truly believe that Springbok coach Allister Coetzee will become a politician after rugby with the way he is speaking in the media. First Coetzee...

All Blacks gamble to win, but they’re still insulting the wrong country

They'll be singing their hearts out at the alluringly-named Estadio Jose Amalfitani this weekend, because that is what Argentinian rugby fans do, writes Chris Rattue Sports...

Newlands sold out for All Blacks test

All currently available public tickets for the Castle Lager Rugby Championship Test between the Springboks and the All Blacks at DHL Newlands on October...

Missed opertunities will haunt Boks

Sometimes a draw is worst than a lost and to draw a test match which you know you should have won is even worst...

Coenie out with broken arm

Beside the fact that referee Jackson could not see the illegal tactics the Aussies used at scrum time the Springboks lost Coenie Oosthuizen with...

Springboks and Aussies draw in Perth

It was a match of missed opportunities and poor tactics from both sides that made for a 23-all draw on Saturday. The Springboks tactics...

All Blacks put Pumas away

The All Blacks and Pumas made a few changes to their sides for this test match and it was the Pumas that shown their...

Six changes for Argentina to face All Blacks

Argentina have made six changes to their starting line-up for Saturday's Rugby Championship clash with the All Blacks in New Plymouth. Veteran loose forward Juan...

Hansen rotate for Argentina

New Zealand have made several changes to their side that will face Argentina in their Rugby Championship clash in New Plymouth on Saturday. In the...

Strong Aussie side to take on Boks

Tevita Kuridrani will run out for his 50th Test for the Wallabies when they face the Springboks at the nib Stadium in Perth on...

Cronje back for Aussie clash

Ross Cronjé has shrugged off his ankle injury and comes back at scrumhalf in the Springbok team for Saturday’s important Castle Lager Rugby Championship...

Ridiculous ticket prices for Newlands test

Newlands tickets will go on sale for the public on Monday September 11 but supporters will not be happy. WP rugby have announced the prices...

Pollard back in Springbok squad in-place of Bosch

Fly-half Handré Pollard, scrum-half Ross Cronje and utility back Dillyn Leyds have been included in the Springbok touring squad for their Australasian leg of...

All Blacks may need to expand their repertoire against Springboks, Pumas

Fast and furious in both tests against the Wallabies, the All Blacks may look to temper their game when they face Argentina and South...

Coenie to undergo scans

There are some concern over Springbok prop Coenie Oosthuizen as he will undergo a scan to determine the rig injury he got in the...

Bonus point win for Springboks in Salta

The Springboks claimed a bonus point win in Salta on Saturday night which moved them to the top of the Castle Rugby Championship when...

All Blacks win a thriller against much improved Aussies

It was one of those magic test matches between New Zealand and Australia with the All Blacks stealing it with 3 minutes to go. With...

Preview: Argentina v Springboks

Springbok coach Coetzee will be a much happier man from last year this time. This will be the first time the Springboks will be...

Hougaard get start in Salta

Experienced scrumhalf Francois Hougaard will make his 44th Test appearance for the Springboks when South Africa face Argentina in the high altitude of Salta...

Preview: All Blacks v Australia

It is the second week of the Castle Rugby Championship and just a reverse in venue from last weeks first round of tests. The All...

Coles back for All Blacks

The All Blacks will have Dan Coles back in the team when they host the Aussies on Saturday in their second Rugby Championship clash Prop...