RWC refs start preparations

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The 2015 Rugby World Cup match officials are busy with their first preparatory meeting ahead of the showpiece event.

Chester: Write off Boks at own peril

2015-05-26 21:00

Springbok legend Chester Williams has warned that teams write off South Africa at their own peril ahead of the RWC.

England pick RWC training squad

2015-05-20 14:09

England have named a 50-man training squad for the 2015 Rugby World Cup, a tournament they will host.

RWC to allow temporary concussion subs

2015-05-16 07:23

Players who suffer head injuries during the 2015 Rugby World Cup will be allowed a temporary substitute.

Jean: No free ride to the RWC

2015-05-13 22:04

Springbok captain Jean de Villiers says he does not expect a free ride to the World Cup rugby tournament later this year.


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Spies back in Bok picture

2015-05-05 18:44

As an extra lineout option, Bulls No 8 Pierre Spies could find his way into the Springbok squad for the 2015 Rugby World Cup.

Meyer: Door still open for selection

2015-05-05 13:00

Springbok coach Heyneke Meyer reiterated that his final 31-player Rugby World Cup squad was far from finalised.

Meyer to keep franchises happy

2015-05-04 17:30

Springbok coach Heyneke Meyer reiterated that he will keep the interests of the Super Rugby franchises firmly in mind.

Jones has Japan plan

2015-05-01 18:15

The size and physicality of South Africa's forward pack has rugby World Cup opponents Japan running for the wings.


Mapoe states his case for Bok selection

2015-05-27 10:12

The chorus for Bok coach Heyneke Meyer to include Lions outside centre Lionel Mapoe in his World Cup squad is growing louder.

Du Preez ready for Bok return

2015-05-25 12:30

Fourie du Preez will be available and will be considered for the Springbok squad in two months’ time.

Kockott in French RWC squad

2015-05-19 13:23

SA-born trio - Rory Kockott, Scott Spedding and Bernard le Roux - have been named in France coach Philippe Saint-Andre's RWC squad.

Banned Tuilagi out of RWC

2015-05-15 22:09

England centre Manu Tuilagi will miss the RWC after being banned having pleaded guilty to assaulting a pair of female police officers.

No RWC guarantees for Carter

2015-05-12 16:10

All Black legend Dan Carter has insisted that he not assured of a spot in New Zealand’s Rugby World Cup squad.

It’s a miracle, says Bok skipper Jean

2015-05-07 07:34

Springbok captain Jean de Villiers has described his recovery process from a serious knee injury as a “miracle”.

Meyer: Advantage for teams up north

2015-05-05 14:04

Heyneke Meyer says northern hemisphere teams will have an advantage over their southern rivals in preparing for the RWC.

Bok lock stocks worry Meyer

2015-05-05 11:40

Springbok coach Heyneke Meyer has admitted to a growing concern over the team's lock position ahead of the World Cup.

Giteau aims for Twickenham return

2015-05-03 10:51

Australia's Matt Giteau said he would love to return to Twickenham with the Wallabies at this year's Rugby World Cup.

D'Arcy to hang up his boots after RWC

2015-05-01 17:23

Ireland center Gordon D'Arcy plans to retire from the game after the Rugby World Cup in October.

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