The old flag was the product of attempts to unify white South Africa, to the exclusion of black South Africans, writes Pieter du Toit.
The Tunisia Rugby Union has hit back with a statement following revelations that the Zimbabwe national team were forced to sleep on the streets.
SA Rugby confirmed that Matt Proudfoot will resume his role as Springbok assistant coach and will be responsible for scrums and lineouts.
Pieter de Villiers could form part of the Springbok management team from 2018, a report indicates.
The Junior Springboks' preparations intensified in Stellenbosch this week for the Junior World Championships.
Pieter de Villiers believes Scotland’s tighthead prop WP Nel has a big point to prove against South Africa.
Springbok scrum coach Pieter de Villiers has confirmed that there will be five props included in the 31-man RWC squad.
South Africa's scrum consultant Pieter de Villiers says the Springboks could have the upper hand at scrum time against the Wallabies.
Springboks forwards coach Pieter de Villiers has predicted a "rough" scrum battle with France in their Test in Paris.
Coenie Oosthuizen may be seen as a gamble in many people’s eyes as he enters a long-term plan of becoming a tighthead at Test level.
Springbok scrum consultant Pieter de Villiers believes the new law changes at scrums will benefit South African players.
SA Rugby has confirmed that former French international, Pieter de Villiers has been released from his contract.
Springbok supporters will on Thursday learn who the national team's new coach is.
Fifty under-18 players within SA Rugby’s Elite Player Development system will assemble in Wellington for a five-day training camp.
Former France prop Pieter de Villiers has been linked with a coaching role at the Stormers.
The Springboks have not been rattled by complaints about their racial makeup, scrum coach Pieter de Villiers said on Thursday.
Springbok scrum coach Pieter de Villiers is happy with South Africa's depth at tighthead prop.
Bok scrum coach Pieter de Villiers has called on referees to keep a closer eye on the scrum in the remainder of the Rugby Championship.
Former France prop Pieter de Villiers will return to Paris for the first time since becoming the Springboks' forwards coach.
Pieter de Villiers says that cohesion and endurance of a pack would be the most important factors under the new scrum laws.
Bok scrum Pieter de Villiers says the flourishing export business in prop forwards might actually be beneficial for SA rugby.
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