Mallett backs Duane as Bok skipper

2015-03-18 14:35

Nick Mallett says Duane Vermeulen should be the Springbok captain at the Rugby World Cup if Jean de Villiers fails to recover in time.

Koch a strong contender for RWC

2015-03-17 11:16

Rinkhals says Stormers tighthead prop Vincent Koch would be a strong contender to be included in the Springbok World Cup squad.

Reinach aims for big 2015

2015-03-16 14:18

Springbok and Sharks scrumhalf Cobus Reinach hopes to build on his dream 2014 season ahead of the Rugby World Cup.

Habana eager to prove his worth

2015-03-03 14:18

Springbok wing Bryan Habana is determined to again prove his worth for the national team in 2015.

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.


Good news on Du Toit's injury

2015-03-18 08:06

Reports of Sharks lock Pieter-Steph du Toit's absence from this year's Rugby World Cup appear to be premature.

Etzebeth not France-bound after RWC

2015-03-17 10:20

Springbok lock Eben Etzebeth will not head abroad after this year's Rugby World Cup, the WP Rugby Union has assured.

Du Toit's RWC dream in tatters

2015-03-16 09:00

Sharks lock Pieter-Steph du Toit is not expected to recover in time for this year's Rugby World Cup after picking up a knee injury.

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.

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