SA Rugby | Olympic postponement 'disappointing', but 'necessary'

2020-03-24 16:41

SA Rugby CEO Jurie Roux said the postponement of the 2020 Olympics was disappointing, but the steps taken were necessary.

Blitzboks call on Ndhlovu for Canada Sevens

2020-03-05 13:19

Springbok Sevens coach Neil Powell swopped the roles of Mfundo Ndhlovu and JC Pretorius for the Canada Sevens.

Powell: Blitzboks weren't good enough, dropped standards

2020-01-25 10:39

Blitzboks coach Neil Powell has given a frank assessment if his side's crucial loss to England at the Hamilton Sevens on Saturday.

WATCH | Blitzboks gear up for 'Pool of Death' at Cape Town Sevens

2019-12-11 11:52

It was business as usual for the Blitzboks as they trained ahead of Friday's Cape Town Sevens. Watch.

Blitzboks want to lay solid foundation as World Series starts in Dubai

2019-12-04 22:31

Blitzboks coach Neil Powell knows the route to the top of the podium at the Dubai Sevens and hopes his side can start the new season on a high.

Ready, steady, go for Blitzboks - Powell

2019-10-24 13:54

The Athlete's Factory Sevens in Chester comes at a ideal time for coach Neil Powell and his Blitzboks side.

Neil Powell: SA will be tested in Germany

2019-09-19 13:30

Springbok Sevens coach Neil Powell expects a tough challenge for South Africa at the Oktoberfest7s in Munich.

Standards remain important for Blitzboks coach

2019-05-31 12:55

Blitzboks coach Neil Powell is hopeful that the high standards they have will deliver a positive result at the Paris Sevens.

Will it be love or hate for Powell at London Sevens?

2019-05-24 18:51

Springbok Sevens coach Neil Powell will arrive at the Twickenham with positive anticipation has seen the best of times.

Blitzboks accept the Singapore challenge - Powell

2019-04-12 16:29

Springbok Sevens coach Neil Powell has stressed the importance of getting the balance right at this weekend's Singapore Sevens.


Blitzboks stay in World Rugby Sevens Series title hunt

2020-03-09 10:03

The Blitzboks will return to South Africa with 37 out of a possible 44 log points gained on the North American sevens leg.

Powell on Blitzboks Sydney Sevens loss: 'That one hurts a bit'

2020-02-02 15:51

While Blitzbok coach Neil Powell was full of praise for his charges, he admitted that losing in the final of the Sydney Sevens to Fiji was disappointing.

Powell can't fault Blitzboks players after CT final defeat

2019-12-15 21:14

Springbok Sevens coach Neil Powell lamented two missed opportunities in their final against New Zealand at the Cape Town Stadium.

Powell on Dubai win: Blitzboks coming together was key

2019-12-07 21:56

Blitzboks coach Neil Powell believes the togetherness of the squad was key to victory in the Dubai Sevens.

Ireland edge Blitzboks in AF International Sevens final

2019-10-26 22:40

The Springbok Sevens team suffered a disappointing 21-5 defeat against Ireland in the final of the Athlete's Factory International 7s in Chester.

Familiar look to Blitzboks squad for England trip

2019-10-21 13:10

A host of familiar and decorated Springbok Sevens players will depart for England where the Blitzboks will play in the Athlete Factory Sevens in Chester.

Blitzboks coach Powell to experiment at Oktoberfest7s

2019-09-11 13:22

Neil Powell named a strong and experienced South African side to travel to Germany for the Oktoberfest7s.

Blitzboks drawn with Australia at Paris Sevens

2019-05-27 07:14

The Blizboks have been drawn in a tricky Pool B for this weeekend's Paris Sevens.

Powell on Blitzbok fightback: 'It was a gutsy performance'

2019-04-14 17:20

The Blitzboks staged an amazing comeback in the final of the Singapore Sevens to beat Fiji 20-19, a performance coach Neil Powell described as "gutsy"

'We had to own up' - Blitzboks playmaker Geduld

2019-04-11 12:43

The Blitzboks went “back to school” this week as they stepped up preparations for the Singapore Sevens.

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