Pumas to take Boks north

2014-03-20 17:30

The Springboks' second match in the Rugby Championship against Argentina has been moved to Salta in the north of the country.

Fans: Matfield a Bok shoo-in

2014-02-05 08:31

Sport24 readers believe Victor Matfield's return to the Bok team to renew his alliance with Heyneke Meyer is inevitable.

Ellis Park Test 'a classic'

2013-12-05 10:50

Former All Black captain Taine Randell says the Springbok-All Black Test at Ellis Park this year was one of the all-time classics.

Bok flyhalf’s surprise Oz nod

2013-10-10 12:22

Not normally lauded in Antipodean circles, Morne Steyn has cracked an Australian Rugby Championship XV, writes Rob Houwing.

Jake White's hollow words

2013-10-09 07:43

Jake White has evoked the wrath of Australian scribes following his appointment as the Sharks' new Director of Rugby.

All Blacks given time to recover

2013-10-08 13:25

The All Blacks, nursing plenty of bumps and bruises following their win over the Springboks, have been given the week off to recover.

Pietersen bolsters Bok options

2013-10-08 13:12

JP Pietersen beefs the Boks for their end-of-year tour ... and offers possibilities either at centre or wing, writes Rob Houwing.

'Typo-gate' storm in a teacup

2013-10-08 10:49

Sport24 readers say the All Blacks' substitute mishap in their Rugby Championship Test at Ellis Park did NOT influence the result.

Mitchell salutes captain McCaw

2013-10-07 20:30

All Blacks captain Richie McCaw has received high praise from former coach John Mitchell, after leading them the Rugby Championship.

Defence is Boks' Achilles heel

2013-10-07 14:45

The Springboks know they have to improve their defence if they are to stand a chance of beating the All Blacks in future.

Were the Boks wilting more?

2013-10-07 13:26

An unexpected, worrying pattern is emerging of the All Blacks ending stronger against the Boks at high altitude, writes Rob Houwing.

Ref Owens 'greatest Test ever'

2013-10-07 12:00

Nigel Owens has called the Springboks v All Blacks Test the greatest game of rugby he has ever had the privilege of refereeing.

Sanzar congratulates All Blacks

2013-10-07 11:00

Sanzar has congratulated the All Blacks on their successful defence of the Rugby Championship after defeating SA at Ellis Park.


Evolution of the Haka

2013-10-07 09:22

Watch the evolution of the All Blacks Haka over the years.

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All Blacks' Ellis Park win

2013-10-07 08:58

See pics of the All Blacks winning the Rugby Championship at Ellis Park.

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Boks’ progress is indisputable

2013-10-06 22:30

South Africa, even in defeat to sublime NZ, wooed much of the world on Saturday as they sent out strong enough RWC 2015 signals.

Heyneke left dejected

2013-10-06 18:31

A dejected Heyneke Meyer has struggled to find any comfort from the Springboks' courageous effort in their defeat to the All Blacks.

McKenzie hails tactical rethink

2013-10-06 12:00

According to Wallabies coach Ewen McKenzie, a different training schedule and a strategy rethink allowed them to thump the Pumas.

Hansen hails NZ's character

2013-10-06 12:00

Coach Steve Hansen has hailed the character of his all-conquering All Blacks after they showed why they boss world rugby.

Boks: Etzebeth gave his all

2013-10-05 21:59

Tigerish tight forward Eben Etzebeth topped the Springbok performance card in the dapper defeat to the world champion All Blacks.

As it happened: Boks v NZ

2013-10-05 15:57

LIVE interactive commentary on the Rugby Championship match between South Africa and New Zealand at Ellis Park.

Zuma sends Boks best wishes

2013-10-05 11:45

President Jacob Zuma has wished the Springboks well ahead of their Rugby Championship match against the All Blacks at Ellis Park.

JJ fit to play the All Blacks

2013-10-04 16:30

Springbok centre JJ Engelbrecht has been passed fit to play the All Blacks in their Rugby Championship finale at Ellis Park.

McCaw relishes Ellis Park clash

2013-10-04 14:30

New Zealand captain Richie McCaw will fulfil a boyhood ambition when he leads the All Blacks out in at Ellis Park.

Ellis Park on lockdown

2013-10-04 11:30

Roads around the Ellis Park Stadium will be closed due to the match between the Springboks and the All Blacks.


Boks to face Pumas in Salta

2014-03-20 07:44

South Africa's away Test against Argentina in the Rugby Championship will be played at Estadio Padre Ernesto Martearena in Salta.

Fans: Matfield a Bok shoo-in

2014-02-05 08:29

Sport24 readers believe Victor Matfield's return to the Bok team to renew his alliance with Heyneke Meyer is inevitable.

ABs set for Ellis Park return

2013-12-02 22:47

SANZAR have announced the draw for the 2014 Rugby Championships, with the Boks open their campaign against the Pumas at Loftus.

De Villiers: Treadmill won’t stop

2013-10-09 23:05

Bok captain Jean de Villiers may be a wee bit envious of All Black centre counterpart Conrad Smith right now, says Rob Houwing.

Bissie's subbing stumps Fitzy

2013-10-08 14:45

Former All Blacks hooker Sean Fitzpatrick has questioned Bismarck du Plessis' early substitution against the All Blacks.

Fans keep faith in Heyneke

2013-10-08 13:25

Two losses against the best team in the world is no reason to lose faith in Heyneke Meyer's master plan, Sport24 readers say.

Q&A: Nick Mallett on...

2013-10-08 10:51

Tank Lanning speaks to former Springbok coach Nick Mallett on Romain Poite and whether he'll ever coach again...

'Typo-gate' storm in a teacup

2013-10-08 09:45

Sport24 readers say the All Blacks' substitute mishap in their Rugby Championship Test at Ellis Park did NOT influence the result.

NZ card: Kruger weak Bok link

2013-10-07 17:00

NZ’s national newspaper gave All Black starting XV players a 7-3 performance-card edge over Bok counterparts by position.

All Blacks stretch IRB lead

2013-10-07 14:44

The All Blacks have stretched their lead atop the IRB world rankings after their Rugby Championship victory over the Boks.

Bok fans salute All Blacks

2013-10-07 12:34

Sport24 readers have hailed the All Blacks after they proved their No 1 status by defeating the Springboks at Ellis Park.

Pumas No 9 cops punishment

2013-10-07 11:26

Argentina scrumhalf Martin Landajo has been banned for one week for stamping during their Rugby Championship loss to Australia.


Jet flies over Ellis Park

2013-10-07 09:31

Watch the Jet flying over Ellis Park prior to the Boks-All Blacks game.

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All Blacks laud Jean after typo

2013-10-07 09:06

NZ coach Steve Hansen has lauded Bok captain Jean de Villiers for the manner in which he handled a substitute mishap in their Test.

Boks: Etzebeth gave his all

2013-10-07 07:12

Tigerish tight forward Eben Etzebeth topped the Springbok performance card in the dapper defeat to the world champion All Blacks, writes Rob Houwing.

McCaw hails All Black spirit

2013-10-06 20:30

All Blacks captain Richie McCaw has conceded they had to "dig deep" in their frenzied victory over the Springboks at Ellis Park.

ABs dubbed 'supreme team'

2013-10-06 17:00

The All Blacks' victory over the Springboks at Ellis Park has been hailed as "one of the all-time great games".

Boks still buoyed by showing

2013-10-06 12:00

The Springboks believe that they will continue to improve and pose an even greater challenge at next year's Rugby Championship.

Australia crush Argentina

2013-10-06 10:17

Australia have kept a pre-match promise to run the ball to sweep aside Argentina in the closing 2013 Rugby Championship Test.

All Blacks confirm No 1 status

2013-10-05 19:11

The All Blacks have retained the Rugby Championship with a thrilling victory over the Springboks at Ellis Park.

Weekend teams

2013-10-05 12:29

Dates, fixtures, venues, kick-off times and team-sheets for Week 6 of the 2013 Rugby Championship.

McCaw: first 15 minutes key

2013-10-04 20:06

All Blacks skipper Richie McCaw says the opening 15 minutes are key in their Rugby Championship decider against the Springboks.

ABs no mickey mouse team

2013-10-04 16:00

Despite the season they have had thus far, the Springboks will face their defining Test against the All Blacks at Ellis Park.

Smit: Forget the Championship!

2013-10-04 13:00

Decorated former Springbok captain John Smit believes winning the Rugby Championship should not be the focal point for SA.

All Blacks call Boks' 'bluff'

2013-10-04 11:30

All Blacks coach Steve Hansen doesn't believe the Springboks will employ an expansive game at Ellis Park against his team.

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