Dippenaar blow for Blitzbokke

2014-10-16 12:39

Sevens utility player Stephan Dippenaar has been ruled out of action for up to 12 weeks after suffering a torn hamstring.

Blitzbokke stumble to fourth

2014-10-12 10:10

The South African Sevens team have finished fourth at the Gold Coast Sevens, losing to England in their third place playoff.

Blitzbokke ready to rumble

2014-10-09 19:04

With Olympic qualification looming large, the Blitzbokke will be eager to start the new season well at the Gold Coast tournament.


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SA to face American Samoa

2014-09-16 16:13

The Blitzbokke will face African rivals Kenya, Wales and American Samoa in the opening round of the Sevens World Series.

Blitzbokke kick it up a notch

2014-09-15 21:30

The Springbok Sevens’ preparation for the upcoming season switched to a higher gear when they resumed their training in Stellenbosch.

Blitzbokke start Road to Rio

2014-08-26 17:33

With the prospect of Olympic qualification as a major incentive, the Blitzbokke have started with preparations for the new season.

Blitzbokke eye Olympic spot

2014-07-29 22:00

The Blitzbokke will soon start the next phase in their pursuit of Olympic silverware after their Commonwealth Games triumph.

Sevens gold: Our tranquiliser!

2014-07-28 11:42

The BlitzBokke bagging gold in Glasgow – and the way they did it – was a timely fillip for SA rugby, writes Rob Houwing.

SA Sevens into Games semis

2014-07-27 15:07

The South African Sevens team have defeated Scotland in the Commonwealth Games quarter-finals in Glasgow.

Powell pleased with depth

2014-06-23 20:01

Springbok Sevens coach Neil Powell is pleased at the depth in his squad after his troops defended their Roma Sevens title.

Habana, Brits to play sevens

2014-06-11 12:30

Springboks Bryan Habana and Schalk Brits have been included in the South African sevens rugby squad for the Commonwealth Games.

Powell mindful of squad depth

2014-05-12 18:38

Blitzbokke coach Neil Powell says he needs to improve the depth of his squad to make them more competitive next season.

Triumphant NZ down Blitzbokke

2014-05-11 13:29

New Zealand have defeated the SA sevens team in the quarterfinal of the London Sevens after winning the IRB Sevens World Series.

Cama reaches Sevens milestone

2014-05-10 17:15

Tomasi Cama has become only the second player in IRB World Series Sevens history to break the 2 000-point barrier.

Blitzbokke out to finish strong

2014-05-08 16:28

Injured Blitzbokke captain Kyle Brown has joined coach Neil Powell in encouraging the team to finish the Sevens World Series on a high.

Blitzbokke to tackle Scots

2014-05-03 21:01

The Blitzbokke have advanced to the quarter-finals of the Glasgow Sevens, despite suffering a defeat against New Zealand.

Blitzbokke suffer Brown blow

2014-04-26 13:14

Springbok Sevens captain Kyle Brown was withdrawn from the South African squad to play in the Glasgow Sevens next weekend.

Stormers boost Joost charity

2014-04-17 11:37

The Blitzbokke, Stormers and Joost van der Westhuizen have joined forces to raise funds for his J9 Foundation.

Blitzbokke assess injured

2014-04-01 18:34

The Springbok Sevens returned from the Far East and immediately underwent their routine medical check-ups in Stellenbosch.

NZ take Hong Kong title

2014-03-30 14:22

New Zealand defeated England in the cup final in Hong Kong to surge to the top of the points table in the IRB Sevens World Series.

Blitzbokke beaten by Australia

2014-03-29 13:47

The Springbok Sevens side have been beaten by Australia in their final group match at the Hong Kong Sevens.

Blitzbokke make a good start

2014-03-28 15:51

The Springbok Sevens have beaten France in their opening HSBC Sevens World Series match in Hong Kong.

Afrika joins Blitzbokke in HK

2014-03-24 14:18

Cecil Afrika will join the Blitzbokke squad in Hong Kong after the former IRB Sevens Player of the Year passed his fitness test.

Blitzbokke win Japan opener

2014-03-22 08:13

South Africa had to survive a yellow card to beat Kenya in the opening game of their defence of their Tokyo Sevens title.


Duane in line for sports award

2014-10-15 11:11

Bok No 8 Duane Vermeulen and the Springbok Sevens team have been nominated for SA Sports Awards.

Blitzbokke off to perfect start

2014-10-11 07:36

The South African Sevens rugby team have won both their opening games at the Gold Coast Sevens event in Australia.

Blitzbokke raring to go

2014-10-08 16:30

The Blitzbokke are looking to open their season on a positive note when the Sevens World Series campaign kicks off.

One debutant for Blitzbokke

2014-10-02 15:15

The Blitzbokke have named uncapped Golden Lions centre Ruhan Nel in their 12-man squad for the Gold Coast Sevens.

Brown has Olympic dream

2014-09-16 14:41

SA Sevens captain Kyle Brown says the experience at the Commonwealth Games has motivated him to play through to the Olympics.

What Powell told the Blitzbokke

2014-09-10 14:51

SA Sevens coach Neil Powell has revealed what he said before their Commonwealth Games final win.

NZ ‘bad losers’ to Blitzbokke

2014-07-31 16:03

Generosity in defeat to SA was missing when the NZ Sevens side lost their Commonwealth Games crown, says a Kiwi scribe.

Blitzbokke have mixed feelings

2014-07-29 10:05

South Africa's gold medal-winning Blitzbokke flew out of Glasgow with mixed feelings after their triumph over New Zealand.

Blitzbokke win Sevens gold

2014-07-27 23:05

The South African Sevens team have won the gold medal at the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, Scotland.

Senatla not speeding to Boks

2014-07-04 05:00

New Stormers recruit Seabelo Senatla says that he remains focused on the seven-man game in the lead up to the 2016 Olympic Games.

Afrika to prove fitness in Rome

2014-06-17 11:03

Cecil Afrika will headline the Springboks Sevens Select team to play in the Roma Sevens tournament in Rome’s URC Stadium.

Blitzbokke, Boks share ideas

2014-06-06 21:30

The coaching and management team of the Springbok Sevens team spent time interacting with their Springbok counterparts.

Blitzbokke win Plate final

2014-05-11 19:57

The Springbok Sevens team have defeated Kenya in the Plate Final in London to finish the Sevens World Series in second place.

Blitzbokke set up NZ clash

2014-05-10 21:00

The South African Sevens team will play New Zealand in the Cup quarter-finals of the London leg of the Sevens World Series.

Blitzbokke off to good start

2014-05-10 12:12

The Blitzbokke have thumped Portugal in their opening match at the Sevens World Series at Twickenham in London.

Blitzbokke injury woes mount

2014-05-06 14:35

The Blitzbokke will be without Stephan Dippenaar in this weekend's London Sevens to be played at Twickenham.

Daunting task for Blitzbokke

2014-05-02 11:32

The Blitzbokke face a daunting task at the Glasgow Sevens - where they are paired in the same group as New Zealand.

No Afrika for Glasgow Sevens

2014-04-24 15:17

Mark Richards has replaced Cecil Afrika in the Blitzbokke squad for the penultimate Sevens World Series tournament in Glasgow.

Injury blow for Blitzbokke

2014-04-09 14:36

Bok Sevens forward Chris Dry will miss the last two rounds of the Sevens World Series in Glasgow and London.

SA scoop plate in Hong Kong

2014-03-30 14:31

South Africa have won the Plate Final at the Hong Kong Sevens after scoring a close fought victory over Wales.

Blitzbokke KO'ed in Hong Kong

2014-03-30 10:30

The South African Sevens team have been knocked out of the Cup competition in the quarter-final stage in Hong Kong by England.

Blitzbokke flying in Hong Kong

2014-03-29 09:00

The Springbok Sevens team beat Spain in their second game of the Hong Kong Sevens before their final pool match against Australia.

Blitzbokke aim for maiden title

2014-03-27 17:09

The Blitzbokke will have an unprecedented sixth Sevens World Series Cup final in their sights at the prestigious Hong Kong Sevens.

Powell: Blitzbokke must improve

2014-03-22 15:41

The Springbok Sevens coach Neil Powell has said he believes his team must improve if they are to defend their Tokyo Sevens title.

Senatla back for Blitzbokke

2014-03-17 12:46

While the injured Cecil Afrika misses out, Seabelo Senatla returns to the Springbok Sevens squad for their next two tournaments .

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