Boks call-up Jano Vermaak

2013-11-18 08:24

Springbok scrumhalf Jano Vermaak will join the South African touring squad in Paris as replacement for Fourie du Preez.

Jean to stay as Bok skipper

2012-11-26 19:39

Springbok coach Heyneke Meyer says he's happy for Jean de Villiers to remain as captain for next season.


Springboks vs England

2012-11-26 08:02

Check out pictures from the game between South Africa and England at Twickenham.

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Boks prove life after Matfield

2012-11-25 22:09

The purring efficiency of their lineout is a strong reason why the Springboks returned from the northern hemisphere unbeaten.

Twickers heroes: Bok ratings

2012-11-24 22:06

Bok “duds” were in gratifyingly short supply on our ratings chart as the exhausted tourists dug deep to see off England.

Els, Smit give Boks inspiration

2012-11-24 09:50

The Boks were given some pre-match inspiration ahead of their final game of 2012 by two of the country's most famous sports stars.

Mujati's Bok concession denied

2012-11-23 14:34

Sports Minister Fikile Mbalula has refused to grant SARU a special concession to allow Brian Mujati to play for the Springboks.


Bok vs England match-ups

2012-11-23 13:33

All the key match-ups ahead of the game between England and the Springboks.

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Launchbury ready for Etzebeth

2012-11-23 07:49

England lock Joe Launchbury says he enjoys the physical side of things and is relishing the prospect of facing Bok Eben Etzebeth.

Boks expect onslaught - Louw

2012-11-22 19:20

Springbok flanker Francois Louw says they know England will come hard at them in their Test match at Twickenham.

Hougaard: Pick me at 9!

2012-11-22 07:46

Francois Hougaard, who's currently doing duty at wing for SA, says he only wants to be considered at scrumhalf in the near future.

Meyer: Eben close to the best

2012-11-21 17:43

Springbok coach Heyneke Meyer says the young Eben Etzebeth is close to being one of the best locks in world rugby.

Meyer keeps faith in Lambie

2012-11-21 12:04

Heyneke Meyer has retained the same starting XV that defeated Scotland, for their match against England at Twickenham.

Boks aware of 'tap-kick Care'

2012-11-21 07:45

The Springboks want to make sure they don't get caught out by England scrumhalf Danny Care's quick tap-kicks at Twickenham.

Etzebeth cleared to face Poms

2012-11-20 22:09

Springbok lock Eben Etzebeth has been found not guilty of foul play and is free to face England at Twickenham.

England to draw from PE Test

2012-11-20 20:48

England assistant coach Andy Farrell has urged the team to summon the spirit of Port Elizabeth when they face the Springboks.

Boks call up Lions prop JC

2012-11-20 16:27

The Springboks have called up Lions prop JC Janse van Rensburg to London in place of the injured CJ van der Linde.


Springboks tour the UK

2012-11-20 13:19

Check out pictures from the Springboks' tour of the UK and Ireland.

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Fans muse lacklustre Lambie

2012-11-20 10:03

Sport24 readers were disappointed with Patrick Lambie's game against Scotland. Should the Boks change flyhalf - or their game plan?

Care: Expect backlash, Boks

2012-11-19 20:36

England scrumhalf Danny Care has promised the Springboks they will walk into an England backlash at Twickenham.

JP a doubt for England Test

2012-11-19 16:42

Springbok wing JP Pietersen is an injury doubt for the final Test of their European tour against England at Twickenham.

Boks to bank ‘boring’ for now

2012-11-18 22:23

Finishing the end-of-year tour unbeaten will probably be all the Boks care about as they target England at Twickenham.

Bok ratings: Stellar Strauss!

2012-11-17 22:17

Aware that Bismarck du Plessis will return, hooker Adriaan Strauss played like a man possessed in the Boks’ triumph over Scotland.

Boks hold on to beat Scots

2012-11-17 18:12

The Springboks have held off a strong second half fightback from Scotland to win their Test match at Murrayfield in Edinburgh.

Beast released from hospital

2012-11-17 12:21

Springbok prop Tendai Mtawarira is recovering after undergoing a successful minor surgical procedure in Cape Town.


Scary Boks: Be afraid, be very afraid!

2013-11-14 09:50

1 sight that can instill fear in the hearts of all Springboks' foes...

Willem Alberts: Try or no try?

2012-11-26 10:11

Should Willem Alberts' try against England been awarded? Was the judgment right? Was the Law correctly applied?

Jean lauds Heyneke's passion

2012-11-26 07:49

Springbok captain Jean de Villiers has praised coach Heyneke Meyer after the Boks ended their European tour unbeaten.

Heyneke in buoyant mood

2012-11-25 13:41

Springbok coach Heyneke Meyer says his first year in charge of the team had gone as well as he could have expected.

Boks win at Twickenham

2012-11-24 18:26

South Africa have completed an unbeaten tour of Europe with a victory over England at Twickenham.

England look to end Bok jinx

2012-11-23 17:24

England's assistant coach Graham Rowntree has called on his side to end a 10-Test winless streak in games against South Africa.

Smit hands out Bok jerseys

2012-11-23 14:31

Former Bok skipper John Smit gave a strong message to the Boks as he handed out the jerseys ahead of the Test against England.

Eng ready for huge Bok ruck

2012-11-23 10:35

England coach Stuart Lancaster has told his side they must win the "breakdown battle" if they are to overcome SA at Twickenham.

Boks' Jannie ready for No 34

2012-11-22 22:14

Bok prop Jannie du Plessis is eager to finish the gruelling rugby season - in which he will play 34 matches - on a high against England.

Heyneke: Dig deep Boks!

2012-11-22 16:52

Despite a gruelling season, Springbok coach Heyneke Meyer believes his players have "one big effort" remaining in them.

Lambie told to spark backline

2012-11-21 22:38

Springbok coach Heyneke Meyer has urged flyhalf Patrick Lambie to play more to his natural attacking instincts against England.

Boks must back themselves

2012-11-21 13:14

Although Corne Krige believes England will put in a spirited performance against the Boks, he's backing Heyneke Meyer's men by 9...

Koen: Lambie should stay at 10

2012-11-21 07:45

Springbok kicking coach Louis Koen has called on the Sharks to keep picking Patrick Lambie at flyhalf next year.

Lambie must lift body language

2012-11-20 22:40

Provided that he gets the opportunity at Twickenham, Pat Lambie must shrug off mediocrity and take charge of the Bok No 10 slot.

Eng change squad for Boks

2012-11-20 21:38

England coach Stuart Lancaster has dropped three players from his squad for their Test against the Springboks at Twickenham.

Meyer wary of Flood, Tuilagi

2012-11-20 19:20

Springbok coach Heyneke Meyer believes two players he used to coach will be danger men for his side when they face England.

Fans slam Etzebeth citing

2012-11-20 15:08

Sport24 readers have blasted the Eben Etzebeth citing as a storm in a tea cup, petty officialdom or a sinister plot by the English.

Boks wary of pumped up Eng

2012-11-20 11:06

SA coach Heyneke Meyer says Saturday's showdown with England at Twickenham will be the 'ultimate test' for his side.

Meyer not using Div's strategy

2012-11-19 22:26

Bok coach Heyneke Meyer has opted against using the same strategy used by ex-coach Peter de Villiers before the 2008 England Test.

Bok lock Etzebeth cited

2012-11-19 18:19

Springbok lock Eben Etzebeth has been cited for making contact with the "eye or eye area" of Scotland flyhalf Greig Laidlaw.


Scotland v Springboks

2012-11-19 08:20

Check out a gallery of all the action from the Test match between Scotland and the Springboks at Murrayfield.

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Jean, Heyneke laud Boks' fight

2012-11-18 09:53

Bok captain Jean de Villiers and coach Heyneke Meyer lauded the team after showing great character on defence to beat Scotland.

Meyer: We'll take an ugly win

2012-11-17 20:23

Springbok coach Heyneke Meyer says they’ll take an "ugly" win, after admitting their Test against Scotland wasn't the best.

Boks on top at half-time

2012-11-17 17:15

The Springboks are leading Scotland 14-3 at half-time in their Test match at Murrayfield in Edinburgh.

Strokosch to miss Bok Test

2012-11-16 15:13

Scotland coach Andy Robinson has changed the team to face the Boks after Alasdair Strokosch was ruled out with a calf strain.

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