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Springboks will face Japan before World Cup

Although the news came out at the EOY tour, it is now official, the Springboks will play Japan as a warmup test before the...

Springboks Carrot Rating – Poor end to season

Rhyno had a look at the Springbok last test on tour against Wales. In the first few minutes of this game I had this feeling...

Dyantyi awarded Breakthrough player of the year

Springbok wing Aphiwe Dyantyi has been named the World Rugby Breakthrough Player of the Year on Sunday night. He has been outstanding for the Lions...

We pick our test side for Wales…..

That time of the week again where we give our guys the chance to play Springbok Selector. It is the last test of the year...

Oom Rugby – Boks caught with pants down

Oom Rugby writes for All out Rugby Hi guys. This weekend the Boks walked away from Murrayfield with a good victory against one of the...

Player burnout may add to Erasmus worries

One of any national coach biggest concerns going into a World Cup is injuries. With the amount of matches players are playing in these days...

Why Springboks should not experiment at Murrayfield

After a thrilling win after the hooter in Paris, the Boks head up to Edinburgh to take on Scotland at the iconic Murrayfield. There has...

Faf out, Etzebeth available

The Springboks will be without Faf de Klerk this weekend when they face Scotland. De Klerk has been release to play for his club Sale...

Rassie happy with comeback

Suspect Rassie is not alone in being happy with the Springbok comeback over the weekend against France. It was not a good performance from the...

Carrot Ratings – Springboks leaves it almost too late

Even after a few hours sleep I struggle to get myself to feel happy about the win against the French last night. For the better...

Preview – France v South Africa

The Springboks head to the Stade de France on Saturday evening, with much fury and a sense of injustice, after the events at Twickenham...

Le Roux, de Klerk and Mostert back for Boks

The experienced trio of Willie le Roux, Faf de Klerk and Franco Mostert are back in the Springbok starting team for Saturday’s Test against...

Ruggaworld predicted Springbok match day 23

With Rassie Erasmus announcing his team today, to take on the English on Saturday, the Ruggaworld team have each given their opinion on who...

ASICS extend partnership with SA Rugby

Great news for the Springboks and SA Rugby came on Thursday when ASICS renewed their partnership for a further five years. The new agreement –...

Jean Deysel calls it a day on his career

South African loose forward Jean Deysel has retired from all forms of rugby with immediate effect, his club Ulster reported on Wednesday. Deysel have played...

Aplon, Reinach to join Boks?

As per norm a week before a Springbok squad is announced the media will speculate on who will be the surprise selection and if...

Jake – Rassie’s Boks ready for RWC

One of the most meaningful things I ever got was a letter after my first Test in New Zealand as Springbok coach. Doug Howlett...

Boks timing a charge beautifully

If you are a South African cursing, or bitterly mocking the Springboks for their late surrender to the All Blacks in a cracking Test match at Loftus, I...

Erasmus names squad for Loftus showdown

Damian de Allende, Francois Louw and Steven Kitshoff are back in the Springbok starting line-up for Saturday’s Castle Lager Rugby Championship match against the...

Preview – Springboks v Australia

The Wellington test is now in the history books and it should stay there now with the Springboks facing the Australian team in PE...

Kolbe, Notshe to make run-on debuts in PE

Cheslin Kolbe (wing) and Sikhumbuzo Notshe (No 8) will make their run-on debuts for the Springboks against the Wallabies in the Nelson Mandela Bay...

Springboks needs to be ruthless against Aussies

The Springboks is back in action this weekend when they take on the Aussies in PE after a bye last week. After the hype of...

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...

Ackermann can bust down Bok door

Gloucester-based Ruan Ackermann is the sort of robust loose forward who needs to power his way on to the Springbok radar, writes CRAIG LEWIS for SARugbyMag Where...

Pollard time up?

This weekend the Springboks will try and get back to winning ways as they play Australia in Brisbane Losing against the Pumas in their last...

Turn rugby exodus into revenue

As Doc Craven predicted, professionalism has changed the rugby landscape forever. The game has such rich traditions that it’s taken the better part of...
Elma Smit interview with Vermeulen on the Player of the year award.

NZ Stuff – ‘God of Thunder’ to face All Blacks as Boks negotiate release...

The Springboks have negotiated the surprise release of dynamic No 8 Duane Vermeulen to bolster their ranks for the Wellington test against the All...

Carrot Ratings – No colouring in at that performance

Decided to go to bed and sleep on it but it did not help, there is no way anybody can colour paint this dull...

Preview – Argentina v Springboks

This week the Springboks have traveled to Mendoza to face the Argentinians. With the first win at home against Argentina the Springbok coach have opted...

One change to Springboks team with Mostert back in starting lineup

The return of Franco Mostert at lock is the only change in the Springbok starting team for the second round Castle Lager Rugby Championship...

Mark Keohane – Springboks will beat All Blacks at Loftus!

One round into the Rugby Championship and I remain as convinced as I was in June that the Springboks can beat the All Blacks...

Rassie gives his thoughts after the match

Rassie Erasmus and Captain Kolisi gave their thoughts after the test on Saturday against Argentina which they won 34-21. https://youtu.be/1kyGok9ohts

Rassie cut squad by 6 for Argentina tour

Erasmus named his 28-man squad to travel to Argentina for the second test in this years Rugby Championship. They beat Argentina in Durban over the...

Carrot Ratings – Etzebeth shows the way

Playing in the Rugby Championship we need to put the standard a bit higher. The Springboks and All Blacks manage bonus point wins in their...

Nabetragting – Etzebeth stands out for Boks

The Springboks started their 2018 Castle Lager Rugby Championship campaign with a bonus point win over Argentina. It was not close to perfect but it...

Bonus point win for Springboks

It was just what the doctor ordered, a win to start the Rugby Championship and a bonus point to make it just that little...

Brink sustain injury in practise

It was a surprise to have seen that Erasmus did not have a place for Lions Cyle Brink when he named his team for...

Preview – Springboks v Argentina

The feeling out there is that this Championship will be the real test for Erasmus and his team and it all start with Argentina...

Erasmus leaves out Jantjies for first test

Malcolm Marx, Eben Etzebeth, Francois Louw and Warren Whiteley – have been included in the Springbok team to face Argentina on Saturday, 18 August...

R.I.P. – Martin Pelser

Springbok Martin Pelser has passed away after having a stroke in May. Pelser played 11 test and scored two tries for the Springboks Doc Craven had...

Oom Rugby – Bok tanks rumble in close combat

Talking about Springboks attacking game is almost like talking about rain in the Cape. Oom Rugby is back and look at just that and how...

Erasmus need to get it spot on with trio

Going into the Rugby Championships for the Springboks to be successful they need a few things to be done right with a little bit...

Overseas-based trio may remain with Boks

There has been allot of speculations around the availability of the three overseas base players, Faf De Klerk, Willie Le Roux and Francios Louw. On...

As always, Rugby Championship to show Boks progress

We have learned from past three years not to read to much into the June Internationals. The same goes for November Internationals when we...

Willemse gets nod for Rugby Championship

SA Under-20 flyhalf Damian Willemse is one of three uncapped players included in the Springbok squad for the Castle Lager Rugby Championship, with the...

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...
Elma Smit interview with Vermeulen on the Player of the year award.

Choices a plenty for Vermeulen

It seems that there are a few clubs after the signature of Springbok Vermeulen. Vermeulen was a key player in the success of Rassie Erasmus...

The Erasmus Blueprint

Well the June internationals is something of the past and Rassie Erasmus and his new look team secured a series win against England. The record...

Vermeulen to miss Rugby Championship

Springbok Duane Vermeulen has confirmed that he won’t be available for any of the Rugby Championship Tests. JON CARDINELLI reports for SARugbyMag Vermeulen came into the three-Test...

Boks Carrot Ratings – England take the third test

We had two weeks of some great rugby being played by the Springboks to seal the series against England and players got some great...