Springboks invite fans to say farewell

2015-09-04 17:37

The Springboks are inviting fans to come say farewell to them as they leave for the 2015 Rugby World Cup.

Bookies say England v NZ RWC final

2015-09-04 09:39

England and New Zealand will contest this year’s Rugby World Cup final, if local bookmakers are to be believed.

Boks third favourites to win RWC - bookies

2015-09-03 09:31

The Springboks are third favourites with the bookmakers to win this year’s Rugby World Cup.

Thompson suspended for World Cup opener

2015-09-02 20:41

Kane Thompson, veteran Samoan lock, has received a two-match ban for punching and will miss the opening match of the RWC.

Race case against Springboks dropped

2015-09-02 18:07

The man who was trying to prevent the Springboks from playing in the Rugby World Cup has stopped with legal proceedings.

Court hears case to bar Boks from RWC

2015-09-02 15:28

A SA judge has criticised the country's slow pace of racial reform as he heard an application to block the Springboks from going to the RWC.

Teen set to make RWC history

2015-09-02 13:29

Vasil Lobzhanidze is poised to write his name into the Rugby World Cup history books after being named in Georgia's squad.

Etzebeth scare for Boks

2015-09-02 08:25

A calf strain suffered in training is not expected to rule Springbok lock Eben Etzebeth out of the team’s opening World Cup game.

Italy forced to make changes

2015-09-01 20:23

Winger Simone Favaro, who plays for the Glasgow Warriors, has been drafted into Italy's Rugby World Cup squad.

Josh Strauss named in Scottish World Cup squad

2015-09-01 17:57

Formers Lions captain, Josh Strauss, was named in the 31-man Scottish Rugby World Cup squad on Tuesday.


4 Northern Hemisphere refs for Boks

2015-09-04 15:02

The Springboks’ four group stage matches at this year’s Rugby World Cup will all be refereed by Northern Hemisphere referees.

Boks' boots to touch home turf at RWC

2015-09-04 06:51

South African turf will be the last thing the Springbok players’ boots touch before they enter the field of play their in their RWC games.

Bok ban not that crazy

2015-09-03 08:11

It’s not about which side of the fence you find yourself on, says Tank Lanning, it’s about the fact that race plays a part in Springbok selection, and that’s illegal.

We need Strauss’ leadership - Cotter

2015-09-02 20:05

Scotland coach Vern Cotter has explained his decision to pick uncapped Josh Strauss in his 2015 Rugby World Cup squad.

Boks boast second most caps at RWC

2015-09-02 15:52

Heyneke Meyer's Springbok squad will have the second-most Test caps at this year's Rugby World Cup in England and Wales.

NZ scribe: Get rid of the Springbok name!

2015-09-02 15:00

A New Zealand scribe feels the South African national rugby team should no longer be called Springboks.

Meyer confident all Boks will be fit for opener

2015-09-02 11:10

Heyneke Meyer, coach of the Springboks is optimistic that all of his 31 member squad will be fit for the opening fixture of the RWC.

All 20 Rugby World Cup squads

2015-09-02 07:50

A look at all 20 of the 31-man Rugby World Cup squads that will be in action at the 2015 tournament in England and Wales.

Wyles to captain The Eagles

2015-09-01 19:07

Chris Wyles, who plays for Saracens, was named as captain of the 31-man United States Rugby team on Tuesday.

The recipe for Bok RWC glory

2015-09-01 17:01

Let them eat garlic burgers, and the Springboks will be well on the way to RWC 2015 success, predicts Jan Braai.

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