ARTICLES RELATING TO RUGBY CHAMPIONSHIP

Enterprising Stormers gain revenge over Bulls

2019-04-27 17:00

The Stormers have defeated the Bulls in an enterprising game of Super Rugby, gaining revenge for the thrashing at the hands of their rivals earlier in the tournament.

Georgian star arrives to prop up Wasps scrum

2018-07-02 15:55

English Premiership side Wasps have finally landed Georgian international prop Zurabi Zhvania after a two-year pursuit.

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In the right mindset, Boks are a very good team - Hansen

All Blacks coach Steve Hansen complimented the Springboks after the visitors clinched a tight and enthralling Rugby Championship encounter (25-24) at Newlands on Saturday. Watch.

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The lessons I taught in 2007 haven't been passed on to current Boks - Sherylle Calder

Well-renowned vision skills coach Dr. Sherylle Calder, who has also worked with the likes of Ernie Els and the Miami Dolphins, says the skills lessons she taught during the Boks' victorious 2007 RWC campaign have not been carried through. Watch.

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Coetzee  defends Venter's Tweets on 'performance more important than results'

Springbok coach Allister Coetzee came out in defence of assistant coach Brendan Venter on Monday, after Venter's 'tirade' on Twitter telling fans 'not to watch the Boks' if they're only interested in seeing the national side win. Watch.

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WATCH: Springboks vs Wallabies preview, Bloemfontein

The Springboks will be looking to restore some national pride after their last Rugby Championship outing, a 57-0 thrashing by the All Blacks, when they take on the Wallabies for the return clash at the Free State Stadium on Saturday. Watch.

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'No way to sugarcoat Coetzee's 3 heavy defeats to NZ' - S24

Sport24 chief rugby writer Rob Houwing joined us in studio on Monday to weigh in on the Springboks' record 57-0 defeat to the All Blacks in Albany at the weekend. Watch.

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A different beast awaits us in Australia - Bok coach

The Springboks have a week's break before jetting off to Perth for their next Rugby Championship fixture, against the Wallabies in Perth. Coach Allister Coetzee, speaking at the Cape Town International airport on Tuesday, sized up the next opposition. Watch.

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WATCH: Can Boks bury Salta ghosts of 2016?

Francois Hougaard will make his 44th Test appearance for the Boks, replacing injured scrumhalf Ross Cronje, when South Africa face Argentina in Salta on Saturday. The Boks are on a run of four straight (and dominant) wins, but lost in Salta in 2016. Watch.

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Junior Boks' Van Rhyn looking forward to Georgia challenge

2017-05-25 22:40

Junior Springbok captain Ernst van Rhyn and his team were looking forward to testing themselves against the top sides in the world at the World Rugby U20 Championship.

 

Highlanders name Flutey as new skills coach

2018-12-17 20:55

The Highlanders have bolstered their coaching staff for the 2019 Super Rugby season after appointing Riki Flutey as their new skills coach.

Michalak set to retire at end of season

2017-12-19 12:28

Frederic Michalak has announced he will retire from rugby at the end of the season after 20 years as a professional.

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It's not easy conceding 50 points, but we'll rectify it - Bok captain

Springbok captain Eben Etzebeth and his second-row partner this weekend, Lood de Jager, are determined to put in an improved performance at Newlands in the return clash against the All Blacks, following their horror show in Albany. Watch.

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Newlands is a tough place despite local support - Whitelock

On Tuesday All Blacks hooker Dane Coles and lock Sam Whitelock spoke of the history and culture of rugby in Cape Town, as well as the local support they receive, ahead of Saturday's Test against the Boks at Newlands. Watch.

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This Bok team is comfortable with ball in hand - Coetzee

Springbok coach Allister Coetzee faced some tough questions in Cape Town on Monday ahead of the return clash against the All Blacks - namely, how to prevent a repeat performance of the 57-0 drubbing the Boks received in Albany. Watch.

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All Blacks at Newlands could be 'acid test' for Bok coach

Sport24 chief rugby writer Rob Houwing joined us in studio on Monday to weigh in on the Springboks' record 57-0 defeat to the All Blacks in Albany at the weekend. Watch.

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I'm happy, but we need to be more clinical - Allister Coetzee

The Springboks seem a vastly-improved side - unbeaten in 2017 with five convincing wins. How does the Bok coach feel at this stage of the Test season? Watch.

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'Helter Skelter' Boks won't be favourites in Australia - S24

The Springboks, so far unbeaten in 2017, have a two-week break before their next Rugby Championship assignment - against Australia in Perth. Sport24 editor Garrin Lambley seems to think the Wallabies will be the favourites. Watch to find out why.

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WATCH: Boks vs Argentina - some stats and facts

Uzair Cassiem, Andries Coetzee, Ross Cronjé, Raymond Rhule and Courtnall Skosan will make their Rugby Championship debuts on Saturday, when the Springboks host Argentina in Port Elizabeth. Here are some of the other Bok milestones. Watch.

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Puma back-rower Isa pens Toulon deal

2017-02-16 19:59

French giants Toulon have signed Argentina international back-row forward Facundo Isa on a two-year deal.

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