Previous Polls

18 Feb

Would you be keen to see the Springboks join the Six Nations?
Yes! The Northern Hemisphere is the future.
53% - 6005 votes
No! The Rugby Championship is still the pinnacle.
47% - 5271 votes

23 Feb

Should Aiden Markram be dropped for the 2nd Test against New Zealand?
Yes! He's had his chance and now it's time for someone else.
56% - 2470 votes
No! Markram is one of our best batsmen and a return to form is around the corner.
44% - 1949 votes

17 Nov 2021

What are your views on the World Rugby men's Player of the Year nominations for 2021 not including any Springboks?
It's a disgrace! Both Siya Kolisi AND Eben Etzebeth should have been nominated!
39% - 6806 votes
Siya, at the very least, should have been included after a superb season
6% - 1078 votes
Etzebeth has been SA's best player this year and should feel hard done by
21% - 3715 votes
Get over it! Moaning about this just sounds like sour grapes!
33% - 5830 votes

12 Nov 2021

What are you expecting from Saturday's Test between the Springboks and Scotland at Murrayfield?
Boks by plenty! We are world champions for a reason
40% - 1774 votes
A Springbok victory, but it will be closer than many think
46% - 2047 votes
I reckon a Scotland upset could be on the cards!
10% - 446 votes
It's too close to call...
5% - 216 votes

27 Oct 2021

Should Proteas star Quinton de Kock continue playing at the T20 World Cup even if he doesn't take the knee in support of the fight against racism?
Yes! He should be allowed to show his support any way he chooses
38% - 3410 votes
No! If De Kock refuses to unite with his teammates, then he should be on the next plane home
10% - 940 votes
The only ones at fault here are Cricket SA, who have sabotaged another Proteas World Cup
52% - 4647 votes

25 Oct 2021

With Faf de Klerk out injured, who should start at scrumhalf for the Springboks against Wales on 6 November?
Herschel Jantjies
35% - 1276 votes
Cobus Reinach
62% - 2263 votes
Grant Williams
4% - 135 votes

27 Sep 2021

After the opening weekend of URC action, what did you make of the South African struggles?
It exposed the quality of South African rugby...
38% - 2113 votes
There were positives to take
7% - 369 votes
We shouldn't read too much into one weekend
16% - 926 votes
It will take the SA sides time to adjust to the new competition
39% - 2220 votes

20 Sep 2021

With the Springboks losing their last two matches against Australia, how concerned are you?
Very concerned! Something is not right ...
58% - 3211 votes
I'm not worried. Every team has a bad game. The Boks will bounce back.
18% - 966 votes
It's too early to tell. Let's see how they go against the All Blacks.
24% - 1314 votes

06 Sep 2021

The Springboks return to Rugby Championship action to take on the Wallabies this weekend. How will they fare?
Boks to win by plenty
17% - 1593 votes
The Boks will win, but it'll be tight
54% - 5229 votes
I reckon the Wallabies at home will get the win
21% - 1995 votes
It's too close to call!
8% - 797 votes

30 Aug 2021

After apologising for his role in using an offensive nickname for former team-mate Paul Adams during his playing days, should Mark Boucher stay on as coach of the Proteas national side?
Yes. It was a long time ago and he has apologised.
67% - 3646 votes
No. Boucher should stand down as coach. There needs to be accountability.
19% - 1008 votes
Undecided. Let's wait for the SJN hearings to be completed.
14% - 764 votes

17 Aug 2021

Rassie Erasmus will likely receive punishment from World Rugby should be for posting a video criticising the standard of refereeing during the British Lions series. What should that punishment be?
Nothing! Rassie did not do anything wrong
62% - 6898 votes
A small fine and a slap on the wrists will do
21% - 2271 votes
A suspension or stadium ban for a few games
11% - 1218 votes
This was serious and the Boks should be stripped of their series win!
6% - 669 votes

10 Aug 2021

After winning the series against the British & Irish Lions, how will the Springboks fare in the Rugby Championship against New Zealand, Australia and Argentina?
Winners!
49% - 725 votes
Runners-up behind the All Blacks
43% - 647 votes
Third
6% - 82 votes
Bottom
2% - 34 votes

26 Jul 2021

Having lost the first Test against the British & Irish Lions, can the Springboks recover to win the series?
Yes, they will win the series 2-1. Go Bokke!
61% - 4920 votes
The Boks will win a Test, but will lose the series 2-1.
24% - 1944 votes
It's not looking good. A 3-0 whitewash is on the cards.
15% - 1189 votes

19 Jul 2021

Given what you have seen over the last few weeks, what will happen on Saturday in the first Test between the Springboks and British & Irish Lions?
Boks by more than10
20% - 1117 votes
Boks by less than10
39% - 2133 votes
Lions by more than10
15% - 824 votes
Lions by less than 10
12% - 640 votes
It's too close to call!
14% - 786 votes

04 Jun 2020

What is your favourite sport to watch on TV?
Rugby
40% - 16241 votes
Cricket
12% - 4933 votes
Football
18% - 7394 votes
Athletics
3% - 1083 votes
Boxing
1% - 403 votes
Cycling
2% - 993 votes
Golf
5% - 2040 votes
Motorsport
9% - 3524 votes
Tennis
4% - 1476 votes
Water sports
1% - 378 votes
American sports
1% - 496 votes
MMA / WWE / UFC
3% - 1345 votes

11 May 2020

Assuming the 2019/20 Absa Premiership season can't be concluded prior to the 31 July deadline decreed by FIFA, what would be the fairest way to settle matters - all bias aside?
Award the title to current log leaders Kaizer Chiefs
49% - 128 votes
Scrap the season, no winner
51% - 132 votes

06 May 2020

John Smit
17% - 63 votes
Bismarck du Plessis
43% - 159 votes
Someone else!
40% - 148 votes

23 Apr 2020

Andre Joubert
57% - 143 votes
Percy Montgomery
30% - 75 votes
Definitely someone else!
13% - 33 votes

30 Mar 2020

How should the 2019/20 English Premier League title race be resolved?
Just award Liverpool the title
53% - 159 votes
Scrap the entire season
29% - 88 votes
No matter what, by hook or by crook the season must be concluded
17% - 52 votes

14 Mar 2020

Caster Semenya's decision to switch to the women's 200m in an attempt to run at the Tokyo Olympics (assuming it goes ahead), is ...
Going to make no difference, she won't qualify
22% - 92 votes
Admirable, but no chance she even makes the final in Tokyo
20% - 86 votes
A shrewd move! Medal time!
21% - 89 votes
A red light for IAAF to add the 200m to the banned list
37% - 158 votes
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Yes! The Northern Hemisphere is the future.
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No! The Rugby Championship is still the pinnacle.
47% - 5271 votes
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