Racial edicts in the form of the current empowerment regime have been presented as a non-negotiable by President Ramaphosa, writes Terence Corrigan.
Ruan Pienaar has been placed on standby in case one of the three No 9's in the Springbok Rugby World Cup squad is ruled out with injury.
Siya Kolisi is set to lead out the Springboks for the second time in five days - and he's delighted to have regained full fitness.
This year’s Springbok Rugby World Cup group has the most depth of any group in the last decade, veteran loose forward Francois Louw believes.
The Barbarians have named a squad packed full of international stars with nine different nations represented when they take on an England XV.
English club Bath are reportedly considering whether they want to retain the services of Springbok flank Francois Louw.
Francois Louw is back in South Africa and has joined up with the Springbok squad in Pretoria.
Springbok coach Rassie Erasmus could make several changes to his starting XV for the Rugby Championship clash against the Wallabies.
Before Saturday's Rugby Championship Test against Argentina, the Springbok loose trio had been a major talking point.
How the greatly-changed loose forward combination fares will be an engrossing element to Saturday's Springbok Test, writes Rob Houwing.
Francois Louw looks set to feature in the first four rounds of this year's Rugby Championship, Rassie Erasmus has confirmed.
When the Springboks meet Canada in their final Pool B match at the Rugby World Cup on Tuesday, they will do so under a closed roof at the Kobe Misaki Stadium.
The Springboks are settling into life in Japan, getting used to the heat and humidity ahead of the 2019 World Cup.
His inspired Jo’burg showing for the Boks on Saturday put Francois Louw strongly back on track for a ticket to the 2019 World Cup, writes Rob Houwing.
Veteran Springbok international Francois Louw has signed a new contract with Bath that will extend his stay at the English Premiership side into a ninth season.
Francois Louw looks likely to start at No 8 for the Springboks against the All Blacks in Pretoria on Saturday.
Springbok fullback Willie le Roux will start for Wasps in their clash against Sale Sharks on Saturday.
Former Springbok captain and flank Corne Krige says Francois Louw should not be discarded despite a below-par performance against Argentina.
Fiddling with combinations in the Springbok loose trio has been commonplace of late … and it may not stop for the away clash with Argentina, says Rob Houwing .
A new-look Springbok loose trio is set to take to the field for Saturday's Rugby Championship clash against Argentina.
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