'We got lucky' says Genia

2015-10-19 08:33

Australia scrumhalf Will Genia admitted his team was lucky to "scrounge" a penalty in the dying moments to knock Scotland out of the RWC.

Folau a doubt for Wales clash

2015-10-06 11:27

Australian star Israel Folau is battling to be fit for their final Pool A clash the table-topping decider with Wales.

Boks: The Beast is back!

2015-10-05 15:01

A tad slow to catch alight, Tendai Mtawarira now looks in a good space ahead of a likely Bok RWC quarter-final, writes Rob Houwing.

Gatland slams RWC 'group of hell'

2015-10-05 10:02

Wales coach Warren Gatland has blasted RWC chiefs for creating a "group of hell" that claimed England as the tournament's first big casualty.

Under-fire Robshaw rides the rugby rapids

2015-10-02 12:25

Chris Robshaw has been told he is not a leader, but England's under-fire captain accepts the ups and downs of international rugby.

All Blacks take on 'Gorgodzila'

2015-10-02 09:16

New Zealand try ace Waisake Naholo returns to Test duty at the World Cup having to take on Georgia's man mountain Mamuka Gorgodze.

Fourie 'grateful' for mission impossible

2015-10-02 06:50

Fourie du Preez faces a tough task hauling the Springboks into the Rugby World Cup knockout rounds.

This is Boks’ team of the year

2015-10-01 12:20

South Africa are fielding a near-perfect combination on paper against Scotland ... and they seem to know it, writes Rob Houwing.

Cosatu calls for Heyneke Meyer's head

2015-09-20 07:15

The Western Cape branch of Cosatu has added fuel to the flames of defeat to the Springboks calling for coach Heyneke Meyer to be fired.

Springbok interdict bid dropped

2015-09-02 14:48

The court bid to stop the Springboks from leaving South Africa to compete in the Rugby World Cup has been abandoned in the High Court in Pretoria.


World Cup 'curse' talk annoys Cameron

2015-10-06 14:53

England's teams have crashed out of World Cups in the first round in the past 16 months, but PM David Cameron denied he is the "curse" behind the failures.

Meyer lauds ‘new’ Bok 9 and 10

2015-10-06 09:46

Rudy Paige has absorbed tons of knowledge from the established Bok scrumhalves and is ready for his debut, says Heyneke Meyer.

Fiji eager to bow out with win

2015-10-05 10:34

Fiji will look to end their World Cup campaign with a flourish when they face Uruguay in their final Pool A fixture in Milton Keynes.

Jones believes in Japan's RWC destiny

2015-10-02 17:29

Eddie Jones believes Japan can keep alive their dream of reaching their first ever World Cup quarter-final when they play Samoa.

England crunch match looms

2015-10-02 10:53

England coach Stuart Lancaster knows the consequences of failure if his side are beaten by Australia at Twickenham.

Raw Scotland offer SA second chance

2015-10-02 08:23

After a wretched start to the RWC, Heyneke Meyer's two-time champions South Africa get another shot at redemption.

Wallabies focus on beating England

2015-10-01 14:08

Knocking England out of Rugby World Cup contention is only a secondary consideration for Wallabies coach Michael Cheika.

All Blacks to unveil try-scoring machine

2015-10-01 10:04

Traditional Fijian medicine has brought All Blacks try ace Waisake Naholo back and ready to confront Georgia in the World Cup.

Oregan Hoskins, you’ve missed the ball on a few points

2015-09-11 11:38

This problem doesn’t arise now because there is a World Cup. The current coach has done so since he took the reigns and therefore, by design, is setting back the wheels of change and the leadership of South African rugby allowed it.

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