Springbok schedule for 2013

January 9, 2013 5
The Springboks will end off a busy international season with a tour to Scotland, Wales and France in Europe in November this year, while the venues for the first two Springbok Tests of 2013 have been reversed to avoid an event clash. The opening fixture of a new-look quadrangular tournament between the Springboks, their RWC…

Boks draw Samoa (again), Scots for RWC 2015

December 3, 2012 14
The Springboks were drawn with Samoa and Scotland in Pool B for the Rugby World Cup in 2015. The Pool Allocation Draw took place in London on Monday afternoon. South Africa, currently second in the International Rugby Board’s world rankings and Rugby World Cup winners in 1995 and 2007, head Pool B for the 2015…

Samoa rugby manager fined 100 pigs for World Cup bad behaviour

November 22, 2011 84
Samoan rugby team manager Tuala Matthew Vaea has reportedly been fined 100 pigs by his village following allegations of bad behaviour at the Rugby World Cup. Samoa captain Mahonri Schwalger complained to his country's prime minister about the behaviour of rugby officials at the World Cup. Leauva'a village chief Sala Lose told the New Zealand Heraldnewspaper…

Samoa v Boks RWC match sold out

July 19, 2011 7
New Zealand media report that a Rugby World Cup match between Samoa and South Africa has sold out after the Samoans' historic 32-23 win over Australia on Sunday.Sport24 The New Zealand Herald quoted a spokeswoman for World Cup organizers as saying demand for tickets to the September 30 match at Auckland's North Harbour Stadium had…