De Villiers remains first pick for RWC

2015-02-25 12:08

Francois says despite Jean de Villiers' injury setback, he remains the first choice at centre for the Springboks at the World Cup.

BaaBaas to play at Olympic Stadium

2015-02-19 14:41

The Barbarians will make London’s Olympic Stadium their home for the first rugby match to be played there ahead of the RWC.

Mehrtens expects best-ever RWC

2015-02-18 14:33

Former All Black flyhalf Andrew Mehrtens has predicted that Rugby World Cup 2015 will be the biggest and best tournament yet.

England up to third in rankings

2015-02-09 16:19

England's win over Wales in their Six Nations opener has lifted them above Ireland and into third spot in the latest World Rugby rankings.

Bok coach’s hazard reminder

2015-01-31 13:00

Eight months or so before RWC, Heyneke Meyer has already been reminded of the injury traps ahead, writes Rob Houwing .

Boks will be lucky to make QF's

2015-01-30 11:43

Emma says the Springboks achilles heel is the decision to continue to pick players from the golden generation.

Pienaar: Don't write Boks off

2015-01-28 11:01

Former Springbok captain Francois Pienaar says the Boks should not be written off ahead of this year's Rugby World Cup.

Jacobs backs Jean to recover

2015-01-21 15:48

Adi Jacobs believes Springbok captain Jean de Villiers has the experience and ability to make a successful comeback from injury.

Boks need rest before RWC

2015-01-08 15:20

Kevin says Heyneke Meyer should rest first-choice Springboks ahead of this years World Cup in England.

All Black exodus after RWC?

2014-12-19 14:20

New Zealand could lose a fair amount of experienced campaigners after next year's Rugby World Cup in England and Wales.


Jean: Positive feedback on injury

2015-02-25 07:43

Springbok captain Jean de Villiers believes he is on track to recover in time for this year's Rugby World Cup.

McCaw to retire after RWC?

2015-02-19 07:24

All Blacks skipper Richie McCaw has dropped the strongest hint yet he will retire after this year's Rugby World Cup.

World Rugby to trial Hawk-Eye

2015-02-15 09:56

World Rugby will trial a new Hawk-Eye system to protect player welfare and aid decision making and may adopt it at the World Cup.

Smith joins NZ exodus to France

2015-02-05 20:31

Conrad Smith has become the third New Zealand player to switch to France after the RWC, by signing for Pau.

5 or 6 teams can win the RWC

2015-01-30 12:11

Michael believes hosts England will pose a big threat at this years Rugby World Cup.

Morne Steyn harbours RWC hopes

2015-01-29 21:00

Morne Steyn has his sights firmly set on improving his form and making the Springbok squad for the Rugby World Cup.

World Cup is Senatla's big goal

2015-01-23 09:07

Blitzbokke and Stormers speedster Seabelo Senatla says his big goal for 2015 is making the Springboks' World Cup squad.


Ex-Wallaby Nathan Sharpe thinks the All Blacks are the best team going into the Rugby World Cup, but he’s not so sure they’ll win it. The former lock also offers his opinion on South Africa and Ireland's chances.

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Nonu turns back on All Blacks

2014-12-20 19:10

New Zealand centre Ma'a Nonu will join French Top 14 giants Toulon after next year's Rugby World Cup.

Wales announce pre-World Cup plans

2014-12-17 07:12

Wales' preparations for the RWC will involve matches against Ireland, Italy and a training camp in the extreme heat of Qatar.

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