Springboks pay their respects

2014-10-30 14:32

The death of three sporting heroes over the past week has brought South Africans together, Springbok captain Jean de Villiers says.

Stonehouse: De Jongh, Kolbe unlucky

2014-10-30 12:00

Pumas coach Jimmy Stonehouse believes WP's Juan de Jongh and Cheslin Kolbe are the two unluckiest players not to make the Bok squad.

A Bok opportunity lost?

2014-10-30 09:00

Tank Lanning finds it absurd that Heyneke Meyer can only find space for two tightheads in his 36-man end of year squad.

Final experiments for Meyer

2014-10-29 19:00

Springbok coach Heyneke Meyer will be conducting his final experiments during the Outgoing Tour of the Northern Hemisphere.

Lions prop eager to boost Boks

2014-10-28 15:33

Lions prop Julian Redelinghuys hopes his passion for scrummaging will see him make a valuable contribution to the Springboks.

Div: Bok squad is too big!

2014-10-28 14:17

Former Springbok coach Peter de Villiers says he can't understand why the Boks have opted to take 36 players on their year-end tour.

Heyneke rewards Lions players

2014-10-28 12:06

Dale says the Lions quartet of Jaco Kriel , Julian Redelinghuys,Warren Whiteley and Robbie Coetzee fully deserve their spots in the Springboks end of year tour squad.

Steyn's time is up....

2014-10-28 11:43

Tommie argues that Springbok coach Heyneke Meyer should have picked Kurt Coleman, Demetri Catrakilis or Marnitz Boshoff for the end of year tour.

WP's new Bok duo over the moon

2014-10-28 10:27

WP's Seabelo Senatla and Nizaam Carr are over the moon after being included in the Springbok squad for the year-end tour to Europe.

Gurthro, Coenie lucky Boks

2014-10-27 15:07

A pair of props not unfamiliar with scrumming angst have debatably cracked the Bok nod for Europe, writes Rob Houwing.

Bok training camp concludes

2014-10-24 17:30

The Springboks have concluded a week of intense training in Stellenbosch in preparation for their end of year tour.

Ex-Bok skipper passes away

2014-10-23 19:00

Former Springbok hooker and captain Gabriël Frederick Malan, otherwise known as Abie, has passed away at the age of 78.

England pick squad for Bok Test

2014-10-22 14:45

England have named their squad for their Test against the Springboks at Twickenham.

Cheetahs invite Boela to train

2014-10-22 11:24

After his invitation to train with the Boks, the Cheetahs have moved to include Boela Abrahams in their Super Rugby training squad.

Video chat: Jean de Villiers

2014-10-21 13:43

MyPlayers On The Sidelines features your favourite rugby heroes speaking about life on and off the field. This week: Jean de Villiers.

All Blacks open gap on Boks

2014-10-21 12:09

New Zealand’s last-gasp win over Australia in their Bledisloe Cup match saw them improve their position at the top of the IRB rankings.

Boks have one eye on World Cup

2014-10-20 23:30

The Springboks began a week of intense preparation for their tour to Europe, but are already casting an eye on next year's RWC.

Kolisi backs NZ Test in Cape

2014-10-16 12:35

A possible return to a Newlands Test between SA and NZ would be welcomed by the Boks’ Siya Kolisi.

Serfontein deserves the nod for outgoing tour

2014-10-15 15:14

Zin says Heyneke Meyer should reward Jan Serfontein for the form he showed during the Rugby Championship.

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.

Rugby Champs draw revealed

2014-10-13 16:08

The Springboks will kick off their 2015 Rugby Championship campaign against Australia in Brisbane on 18 July.

Typhoon Vongfong 1 Boks 0

2014-10-13 12:21

Several leading Springboks, in Japan to meet with apparel sponsors ASICS, came off second-best against typhoon Vongfong.

More will always have the fans respect

2014-10-13 10:57

Faan says Morne Steyn will remain a great player because of his success with the Springboks, but concedes his type of game has fallen out of favour.

No Morne Steyn for Bok tour

2014-10-13 07:25

Flyhalf Morne Steyn will not tour with the Springboks on their upcoming trip to Europe, a report indicates.


Meyer is wrong about Goosen

2014-10-30 12:02

Johannes says Heyneke Meyer is misleading the public on which position Johan Goosen has played for club side Racing Metro.

Test of depth for Boks

2014-10-30 11:39

Shaun says Springbok coach Heyneke Meyer should use the end of year tour to Europe to test the depth of the squad in preparation of next years World Cup.

Boks urged to solidify RWC spots

2014-10-29 22:47

Heyneke Meyer has urged his players to use their Northern Hemisphere tour to book themselves a ticket to the World Cup.

Goosen: I'll play where I'm needed

2014-10-29 07:50

Johan Goosen says he'll play in any position Springbok coach Heyneke Meyer wants to utilise him in.

Div's time is over

2014-10-28 15:03

Lee says former Springbok coach Peter de Villiers' team did not have the fluency that the current team has under Heyneke Meyer.

Two phases to Bok tour?

2014-10-28 12:58

Easily the best chance of some fresh, post-Currie Cup faces getting Bok activity on tour comes near the end, writes Rob Houwing.

Boks are changing: McGeechan

2014-10-28 11:48

The Springboks' recent evolution from a kicking strategy to a more ball-in-hand approach has been noted in the Northern Hemisphere.

Steyn over Boshof?

2014-10-28 11:21

Heresmy is baffled by the inclusion of Morne Steyn in the Springbok squad for the end of year European tour.

Goosen at fullback for Boks?

2014-10-28 09:05

The Springboks could utilise Johan Goosen at fullback during their upcoming year-end tour to Europe.

Five newcomers in Bok squad

2014-10-27 11:37

Springbok coach Heyneke Meyer has named his 36-man squad for the upcoming year-end tour to Europe.

Date set for Bok announcement

2014-10-24 08:39

SARU has confirmed the date and time for the announcement of the 36-man Springboks team for their end of year tour.

Matfield: Euro tour key for RWC

2014-10-23 14:04

Springbok lock Victor Matfield says the tour to Europe will form a vital part of their Rugby World Cup preparations.

Springbok gets owned in dance-off

2014-10-22 13:37

Watch Juan de Jongh get owned by American actor Terry Crews in a hilarious robotic dance-off.

Break gives Boks a lift

2014-10-21 14:22

Jean de Villiers spoke about Monday afternoon’s start to the national training camp as the beginning of the build-up to the 2015 RWC.


Springbok captain Jean de Villiers chats about the team's training camp ahead of the European tour and the reality check on the All Blacks victory.

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Prop blow for Springboks

2014-10-21 10:30

Tighthead prop Marcel van der Merwe has been ruled out of the end-of-year-tour to Europe with a knee injury.

Brits out of Bok contention

2014-10-20 14:28

The Springboks won't be able to call on the services of hooker Schalk Brits during their year-end tour to Europe.

Boks add four players to camp

2014-10-15 17:30

Trevor Nyakane, Lood de Jager, Teboho Mohoje and Lizo Gqoboka have been invited to the Springboks’ training camp in Stellenbosch.

Fourie in Bok centre clutter?

2014-10-15 12:30

Jaque Fourie returning to action in Japan could make him a dark horse for the Boks’ Euro tour, writes Rob Houwing.

Dallaglio: Eng must beat Boks

2014-10-14 13:14

Former England captain Lawrence Dallaglio says it's important for England to beat the Springboks when the teams clash at Twickenham.

Rhule still has Bok dream

2014-10-13 17:27

Cheetahs wing Raymond Rhule is excited about the future at the union and also has his sights set on returning to the Springbok fold.

Boks have dream Champs draw

2014-10-13 15:26

SA should have their best chance yet to win a maiden Rugby Championship title in 2015, writes Rob Houwing

Groom specialist players

2014-10-13 11:34

Matches says young South African rugby players need to be trained as specialist players, something the All Black's have been doing for years.

No rest for top Springboks

2014-10-13 10:26

It is unlikely that the Springboks will rest a few key forwards for their year-end tour to Europe next month.

Coetzee: Best Bok tackler

2014-10-10 15:31

Marcell Coetzee has been pipped only by Richie McCaw to a top stats mantle from the Rugby Championship, writes Rob Houwing.

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