Springboks

Louw out for three weeks

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Springbok flank Francois Louw has been ruled out for up to three weeks with a shoulder joint tear…reports SARugbyMAG.co.za Louw’s injury occured in the 42nd minute of South Africa’s 27-20 defeat to the All Blacks at Ellis Park last Saturday,…

Kiwis want trial by fire

JOHANNESBURG, South Africa, 05 October 2013 : Kieran Read of the All Blacks celebrates the victory with his try during the Castle Lager Rugby Championship test match between SOUTH AFRICA and NEW ZEALAND at ELLIS PARK  in Johannesburg, South Africa on 05 October 2013. The All Blacks won the trophy by beating the Boks 38-27.

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The All Blacks hope the Springboks will provide them with the challenge they need in the buildup to the World Cup, reports JON CARDINELLI in Johannesburg for SARugbyMAG.co.za. This All Blacks group never ceases to impress with their attitude. They’re a…

Springboks hold heads high

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Springbok coach Heyneke Meyer gave credit to the Wallabies for a strong finish as the South Africans started the Castle Lager Rugby Championship with a heart-breaking 24-20 defeat in Brisbane on Saturday. For the second successive year, the Wallabies snuck…