Setbacks for Blitzboks as injury toll rises

2018-12-11 21:20

Springbok Sevens duo Muller du Plessis and Justin Geduld are in a race against time to be fit to tour to Hamilton next month.

Snyman, Powell laud Blitzboks' efforts

2018-12-10 08:09

Springbok Sevens captain Philip Snyman and coach Neil Powell are pleased with the team's efforts at the Cape Town Sevens.

Specman says goodbye to Blitzboks with Dream Team accolade

2018-12-10 06:42

Speedster Rosko Specman is the only South African who cracked the nod for the Cape Town Sevens Dream Team.

PICS: Some of the 'out there' outfits at CT Sevens

2018-12-09 14:25

Sunday is finals day at the Cape Town Sevens, but the party atmosphere at the stadium is very much alive.

Boost for Blitzboks as Geduld is passed fit

2018-12-06 14:12

Blitzboks playmaker Justin Geduld has recovered from the injury that cut short his participation in last weekend's Dubai Sevens.

Cape Town Sevens: What you NEED to know

2018-12-05 16:16

All you need to know about the Cape Town Sevens happening this weekend at Cape Town Stadium.

Dubai effort 'not what Blitzboks stand for'

2018-12-05 06:58

Springbok Sevens speedster Siviwe Soyizwapi says their efforts at the Dubai Sevens was "not what we stand for as a team".

Blitzboks v NZ to close Day 1 at Cape Town Sevens

2018-12-04 09:21

South Africa and New Zealand will contest the headline match on the opening day of the Cape Town Sevens.

Lessons learnt as Blitzboks shift focus to Cape Town

2018-12-03 21:02

The Springbok Sevens team are not dwelling on what happened in Dubai as they look ahead to this weekend and the Cape Town Sevens.

Rassie: Kolisi will captain Boks at 2019 RWC

2018-12-03 11:43

Springbok coach Rassie Erasmus has given his backing to the team’s captain Siya Kolisi.


At least 2 Blitzboks under the knife

2018-12-11 06:43

Two Springbok Sevens stalwarts will go under the knife after picking up injuries in this past weekend’s Cape Town Sevens.

5 talking points: Cape Town Sevens

2018-12-10 07:32

Herman Mostert highlights FIVE talking points following the past weekend’s Cape Town Sevens.

As it happened: Cape Town Sevens - Day 2

2018-12-09 20:35

A recap of the action from the Cape Town Sevens, the second event on the 2018/19 World Rugby Sevens Series calendar.

As it happened: Blitzboks 21-26 All Blacks Sevens

2018-12-08 20:44

See how the action unfolded in the Pool A match between the Blitzboks and the All Blacks Sevens at Cape Town Stadium.

Du Preez: Blitzboks need to step up their defence in Cape Town

2018-12-05 21:17

Sevens veteran Branco du Preez says the Blitzboks need to step up their defence if they hope to win the Cape Town Sevens this weekend.

Kiwis won't relish facing Blitzboks - Dry

2018-12-05 11:30

Blitzboks veteran Chris Dry says New Zealand will not like the prospect of facing them in the pool stages at the Cape Town Sevens.

Blitzboks to feed off Cape Town crowd's energy

2018-12-04 21:37

The Blitzboks will draw energy from the expected full house at the Cape Town Stadium when Cape Town Sevens kicks off this weekend.

Young Blitzbok bags 6 tries at Dubai Sevens

2018-12-04 07:29

Springbok Sevens flyer Muller du Plessis can feel satisfied with his efforts at the Dubai Sevens.

Blitzboks ecstatic to wear jersey in honour of Madiba

2018-12-03 18:47

The Blitzboks will join in centenary celebrations of the life of Nelson Mandela by playing in a specially designed Madiba-jerseys at the Cape Town Sevens.

No Blitzboks in Dubai Dream Team

2018-12-03 10:34

No South Africans cracked the nod for the Dream Team named after this past weekend’s Dubai Sevens.

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