Blitzbokke stumble to fourth

2014-10-12 10:10

The South African Sevens team have finished fourth at the Gold Coast Sevens, losing to England in their third place playoff.

NZ ‘bad losers’ to Blitzbokke

2014-07-31 16:03

Generosity in defeat to SA was missing when the NZ Sevens side lost their Commonwealth Games crown, says a Kiwi scribe.

Afrika named SA flag bearer

2014-07-16 08:43

Veteran sevens star, Cecil Afrika, has been selected as Team SA’s official flag bearer for the 2014 Commonwealth Games.

No Afrika for Glasgow Sevens

2014-04-24 15:17

Mark Richards has replaced Cecil Afrika in the Blitzbokke squad for the penultimate Sevens World Series tournament in Glasgow.

Afrika joins Blitzbokke in HK

2014-03-24 14:18

Cecil Afrika will join the Blitzbokke squad in Hong Kong after the former IRB Sevens Player of the Year passed his fitness test.

Blitzbokke hang on to Afrika

2013-12-13 18:08

The SA Rugby Union has announced that Springbok Sevens stars Seabelo Senatla and Cecil Afrika have extended their contracts.

Kankowski gets Blitzbokke nod

2013-06-03 14:52

Sharks loose forward Ryan Kankowski has been called up to the Springbok Sevens training squad for the RWC Sevens.

Afrika, Kok to join Blitzbokke

2013-05-06 10:20

Ace playmaker Cecil Afrika and debutant Werner Kok will join the Springbok Sevens team at Twickenham in London.

Blitzbokke seek Afrika boost

2013-03-29 20:15

South Africa get their Tokyo Sevens campaign underway with a tough battle against Hong Kong Sevens champions Fiji.

Blitzbokke into Cup quarters

2012-12-08 19:54

Hosts SA have stormed to the top of Pool A, securing a place in the cup quarter-finals in the third leg of the Sevens World Series.


Afrika back for Blitzbokke

2012-12-04 09:04

Springbok Sevens star Cecil Afrika returned to training with the Blitzbokke on Monday in PE ahead of the Cell C Nelson Mandela Bay Sevens.

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Laureus honour for Afrika

2012-11-28 21:30

Springbok Sevens playmaker Cecil Afrika has been confirmed as the latest Laureus South Africa Sport Ambassador.

SARU names Blitzbokke squad

2012-09-19 15:02

SARU has named a Springbok Sevens squad of 16 players for the warm-up tournament in Middelburg.

SA picks Olympic ambassadors

2012-04-18 16:04

SA's five ambassadors for the Olympic Games have been announced as SASCOC marked the 100-day countdown to the event.

Blitzbokke move up rankings

2012-02-13 06:16

SA finished fourth at the USA Sevens in Las Vegas after the Blitzbokke lost their Third Place playoff by against Fiji.

Blitzbokke start off well

2012-02-03 06:59

The Springbok Sevens side opened their Wellington Sevens campaign in style, romping home against the USA and Cook Islands.

Afrika 'will boost Blitzbokke'

2011-12-04 23:17

Bok Sevens coach Paul Treu says star playmaker Cecil Afrika's return will be a major boost at the Nelson Mandela Bay Sevens.

Afrika set to miss Dubai

2011-11-30 14:53

The Springbok Sevens team received a setback as they learnt they will be without Cecil Afrika for the Dubai Sevens tournament.

Pressure firmly on Blitzbokke

2011-11-24 14:16

The pressure is on the Springbok Sevens side to make a solid start in the season’s opening tournament in Australia.

SARU hails Blitzbok Afrika

2011-10-24 17:32

The South African Rugby Union has congratulated Bok Sevens star Cecil Afrika on capturing the IRB Sevens Player of the Year Award.

Treu refuses to release star

2011-07-05 22:01

Bok Sevens coach Paul Treu has turned down a request from the Griffons to release his star player Cecil Afrika as a utility back.

Blitzbokke reach London semis

2011-05-22 15:27

A brace of tries from Cecil Afrika has led the Blitzbokke to 17-0 win over Australia in the quarter-finals of the London Sevens.

Bok 7's face Fiji in quarters

2011-03-26 12:05

The Springbok Sevens team easily won their two Pool E matches to advance to the quarter-finals of the Hong Kong Sevens.

Fancy a round with Blitzbokke?

2011-02-23 10:46

The Springbok Sevens will be hosting a charity golf day at the spectacular De Zalze Golf Course on March 11, 2011.

England down Bok Sevens

2010-12-11 14:33

The Springbok Sevens have been knocked out of the Cup competition of the Emirates Airline George Sevens when they lost to England.


Blitzbokke off to perfect start

2014-10-11 07:36

The South African Sevens rugby team have won both their opening games at the Gold Coast Sevens event in Australia.

Blitzbokke have mixed feelings

2014-07-29 10:05

South Africa's gold medal-winning Blitzbokke flew out of Glasgow with mixed feelings after their triumph over New Zealand.

Afrika to prove fitness in Rome

2014-06-17 11:03

Cecil Afrika will headline the Springboks Sevens Select team to play in the Roma Sevens tournament in Rome’s URC Stadium.

Blitzbokke beaten by Australia

2014-03-29 13:47

The Springbok Sevens side have been beaten by Australia in their final group match at the Hong Kong Sevens.

Blitzbokke into Las Vegas semis

2014-01-26 08:49

South Africa will play Samoa in the Cup semi-finals of the Las Vegas Sevens after thumping Argentina in their quarter-final.

Blitzbokke quest on track

2013-10-12 13:05

The Springbok Sevens, under the guidance of new coach Neil Powell, have safely navigated their pool at the Gold Coast Sevens.

Afrika inspires Blitzbokke win

2013-05-11 14:12

The Blitzbokke welcomed back Cecil Afrika to the fold as they opened their London Sevens campaign with a tough win over Australia.

Double blow for Blitzbokke

2013-04-24 16:35

The Blitzbokke have received a big blow ahead of the Glasgow Sevens with stalwarts Cecil Afrika and Branco du Preez ruled out.

Afrika joins Blitzbokke squad

2013-03-26 11:44

Cecil Afrika has joined the Springbok Sevens team for the Tokyo leg of the HSBC World Series this weekend.

Afrika boost for Blitzbokke

2012-12-06 13:38

Cecil Afrika has returned to the Springbok Sevens squad for the Nelson Mandela Bay Sevens tournament this weekend.

Blitzbokke sweat on Afrika

2012-12-03 16:57

The Blitzbokke will be hoping star player Cecil Afrika passes a fitness test ahead of this weekend's Nelson Mandela Bay Sevens.

Afrika goes under the knife

2012-10-19 18:16

Springbok Sevens playmaker Cecil Afrika has undergone minor surgery to repair an injured knee sustained at the Gold Coast Sevens.

Afrika: Keep rugby clean!

2012-06-12 17:54

Springbok Sevens star Cecil Afrika has joined the cause to help drive the IRB in its cause to ensure a drug-free sport.

Afrika blow for Blitzbokke

2012-03-28 14:03

Bok Sevens star Cecil Afrika is on his way home to undergo treatment on his injured right knee and will miss the Japan Sevens.

Blitzbokke record 2nd win

2012-02-11 06:56

The Springbok Sevens have beaten Wales in their second match in the IRB Sevens World Series in Las Vegas.

Afrika named IRB ambassador

2012-01-23 17:01

Springboks Sevens star Cecil Afrika has been unveiled as the new IRB Keep Rugby Clean Ambassador for the Sevens game.

Blitzbokke change two

2011-11-30 17:49

Springbok Sevens coach Paul Treu has made two changes to his squad for the Dubai Rugby Sevens tournament.

Coach Treu 'reasonably' happy

2011-11-26 13:46

Blitzbokke coach Paul Treu is reasonably satisfied after his side claimed third spot at the Gold Coast Sevens.

Afrika ready for Blitzbokke

2011-11-23 15:16

IRB Sevens Player of the Year Cecil Afrika has been declared fit to play for the Blitzbokke in their season opening tournament.

Dusautoir scoops top honours

2011-10-24 12:13

France captain, Thierry Dusautoir has won the IRB Player of the year award in Auckland, despite losing the RWC final 24 hours earlier.

Blitzbokke eye second spot

2011-05-23 13:51

London Sevens winners SA arrived in Scotland with their eyes firmly set on capturing second spot in the HSBC Sevens World Series.

SA 7's face Fiji in quarters

2011-04-02 12:46

The South African Sevens team qualified for the Cup quarterfinals of the Adelaide Sevens, where they will play against Fiji.

Bok 7s ready for Hong Kong

2011-03-17 16:59

The Bok Sevens will not get carried away by the success at the USA Sevens as the Hong Kong and Adelaide tournaments loom.

Bok 7s want to bounce back

2011-02-11 12:33

Cecil Afrika and Neil Powell will provide a boost for the SA in their quest for their first Sevens World Series tournament title.

Blitzbokke off to fast start

2010-12-10 14:12

The Springboks Sevens side have made a winning start to the SA leg of the HSBC World Sevens Series in George.

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