Quotas will force players to move abroad

2014-12-09 11:53

Dave says South Africa will soon see an exodus of rugby players amid the pending introduction of SARU's new quota system.

Duane cleans Scottish pipes!

2013-11-18 07:46

Rob Houwing chooses Willie le Roux and Duane Vermeulen jointly as his standout Bok performers in the triumph over Scotland.

Bok contract group finalised

2013-04-24 14:31

The South African Rugby Union has announced that 15 players have been awarded Springbok contracts for 2013.

Habana up for top try award

2012-11-21 19:20

Bok wing Bryan Habana has been included among a shortlist of four players for the International Rugby Board's Try of the Year award.

Steyn to sacrifice money for SA

2012-03-18 15:44

Springbok Frans Steyn is seriously considering a return to South Africa, even if it means he'll earn less money.

Boks move up in rankings

2012-03-05 16:45

The Springboks have moved up one position in the latest rankings released by the International Rugby Board.

Du Preez for Bok captain?

2012-02-05 12:18

Springbok scrumhalf Fourie du Preez is apparently the favourite to take over the Springbok captaincy from John Smit.

Boks need to adapt - Meyer

2012-01-31 16:00

Springbok coach Heyneke Meyer says the game is changing every six months and they have to adapt or risk being left behind.

Meyer: I'm humbled

2012-01-27 12:59

Newly appointed Springbok coach, Heyneke Meyer says it is humbling to be able to coach the Springboks.

Div: SARU too late with decision

2012-01-19 17:38

Springbok coach Peter de Villiers says the SA Rugby Union left the appointment of the new national coach too late.

Naas: Keep Div in Bok plans

2012-01-18 08:58

Peter de Villiers's experience is too valuable for him to be discarded as a member of the Springbok coaching panel, says Naas Botha.

Rassie set for Springbok role

2012-01-15 12:09

Rassie Erasmus looks set to become SARU's new technical advisor which will see him have a permanent position at the Springboks.

Steyn to return to SA in 2012?

2011-12-06 22:05

Springbok centre Frans Steyn could return to play his rugby in South Africa next year after his contract with Racing Metro expires.

Matfield: Pick only local Boks

2011-11-20 16:07

Retired Springbok lock Victor Matfield says the new Bok coach should in future not pick overseas- based players for the team.

Springboks to return to Soweto

2011-11-17 16:02

The Springboks will return to the FNB Stadium in Soweto for the final home Test of 2012 when they take on the All Blacks.

Club to help with Bok's funeral

2011-11-14 17:49

Murdered Springbok Solly Tyibilika's recent club, Hamiltons, has come to his family’s aid by paying for the costs of his funeral.

Former Springbok shot dead

2011-11-13 18:20

Former Springbok loose forward Solly Tyibilika has apparently been shot dead in Cape Town, according to reports.

Matfield on last hurrah in SA

2011-11-09 15:30

Read an extract from Victor Matfield's autobiography as he shares the experiences of his final home outing for the Boks.

Another big Bok Test for PE?

2011-11-01 15:13

The Springboks will play their third and final Test against England in PE next year, if UK tour operators are to be believed.

SARU urged to do jersey audit

2011-09-07 16:45

SARU has been challenged to conduct an independent audit to prove its claim that most Bok rugby supporters' gear is locally made.

White calls for SA 'A' side

2011-08-08 19:59

Former Springbok coach Jake White has called for SARU to consider having a permanent SA "A" side playing regularly.

Rassie's Bok influence clear

2011-07-06 08:33

Stormers defence coach Jacques Nienaber's expected appointment clearly underlines Rassie Erasmus' influence on the Bok side.

SARU: Boks won't rest players

2011-06-07 15:51

SARU CEO has rejected the suggestion that the Boks will not play their best players in the Tri-Nations to rest them for the RWC.

Div: Things turning for SA

2011-05-25 17:32

Springbok coach Peter de Villiers says recent wins from the Cheetahs and Stormers are good news from a national perspective.

Door open for Bok newcomers

2011-04-20 22:14

Bok coach Peter de Villiers has offered Duane Vermeulen, Sarel Pretorius and Lionel Mapoe a potential lifeline into the Bok side.


8 Springboks stats and facts

2014-11-28 11:11

8 stats and facts ahead of the Springboks' end of year Test against Wales at the Millennium Stadium in Cardiff.


Match-ups: Boks v Pumas

2013-08-15 14:32

See match-ups of all the key players from the Boks and the Pumas.

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Bok jersey unveiled

2013-04-12 13:06

See pics from the unveiling of the new Springbok jersey.

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Burger out of England Tests

2012-05-04 18:43

Springbok flanker Schalk Burger will miss the three-Test series against England as he continues to recover from a knee injury.

Fourie's Bok fire still burning

2012-03-13 16:51

Fourie du Preez admits his goals have changed slightly and that he still wants to represent the Springboks.

SARU to meet with Rassie

2012-02-05 15:04

SARU and new Springbok coach Heyneke Meyer look set to meet with Rassie Erasmus to discuss a role as Bok technical analyst.

Div feels sorry for Meyer

2012-02-01 16:08

Former Springbok coach Peter de Villiers says he feels sorry for new coach Heyneke Meyer, who he feels is starting "on the back foot".

Meyer SMS's Bulls goodbye

2012-01-30 13:12

Heyneke Meyer sent a personal SMS message to the Bulls players and coaching staff 24 hours before he was named Springbok coach.

Heyneke Meyer named Bok coach

2012-01-27 12:00

Former Blue Bulls director of rugby, Heyneke Meyer, has been named the new Springbok coach, succeeding Peter de Villiers.

SARU to shock and keep Div?

2012-01-18 13:25

SARU could spring a massive surprise next week and retain incumbent Springbok coach Peter de Villiers in a caretaker role.

Polokwane targets Bok Test

2012-01-17 09:18

The executive mayor of Polokwane, Freddy Greaver, says they intend to host a Springbok Test in the near future.

Wanted: Next Bok coach, capt

2011-12-30 10:02

South Africa will have a new coach, captain, stars and possibly style in 2012 as they make a fresh start after surrendering the RWC.

Bok coach SARU's top priority

2011-11-23 13:31

The SA Rugby Union's mission to appoint a new Springbok coach is set to take centre stage as the year winds to a close.

Div on Bok coaching shortlist

2011-11-17 16:20

SARU has confirmed that Peter de Villiers will be on the shortlist of preferred candidates for the Springbok coaching position.

Mbombela to host Boks?

2011-11-17 07:33

There's a possibility that the Mbombela Stadium in Nelspruit could host a Springbok Test in the near future.

Butch: I lost respect for Samoa

2011-11-14 15:58

Read an extract from Butch James's autobiography as he reveals how he lost respect for Samoa's players at the RWC.

Matfield on scuffle with White

2011-11-13 17:32

Retired Bok Victor Matfield reveals in his autobiography that his relationship with former coach Jake White was one of conflict.

Boks to go back to Soweto?

2011-11-02 14:12

Stand by for a likely "Springboks v All Blacks at Soccer City II" in next year's Four Nations competition.

SARU hails Smit, Matfield

2011-10-25 15:31

SARU has paid tribute to Bok captain John Smit and vice-captain Victor Matfield after their retirement from international rugby.

Former Springbok passes away

2011-09-01 18:54

Former Springbok, Northern Transvaal and Free State loose-forward, Hannes Botha, has died in the Western Cape at the age of 74.

Jake: Juan my next Bok skipper

2011-07-20 19:54

Former Springbok coach, Jake White, says he would pick Cheetahs flank Juan Smith as his next Bok captain after the World Cup.

Johnson called into Bok camp

2011-06-08 14:19

Cheetahs loose forward Ashley Johnson has been called to a national planning camp in Durban, SARU has announced.

Div: We can take on the world

2011-06-01 12:20

Springbok coach Peter de Villiers says he is confident of taking on anyone with the management and players at his disposal.

Smit heading to Saracens?

2011-05-08 07:30

Springbok captain John Smit looks set to join English Premiership club Saracens after the Rugby World Cup in New Zealand.

Gurthro stays loyal to Boks

2011-04-20 18:25

Bok prop Gurthro Steenkamp says despite signing for Toulouse, he is '100% committed' to help the Boks defend the World Cup.

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