News from October 2018

Jansen van Vuren joins SA Rugby Sevens squad

Jansen van Vuren joins SA Rugby Sevens squad

Posted on October 9, 2018  /  Issued by SA Rugby

Former Junior Springbok and Emirates Lions scrumhalf, Marco Jansen van Vuren has joined the SA Rugby Sevens Academy and will be available for selection for the team’s first assignment of the season, the Emirates Airline Dubai Sevens International Invitational tournament at the end of November. Jansen van Vuren played Vodacom Super Rugby for the Emirates […]

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Springboks released for Currie Cup duty

Springboks released for Currie Cup duty

Posted on October 9, 2018  /  Issued by SA Rugby

Thirteen Springboks who were part of the squad for the last two Tests in the Castle Lager Rugby Championship, against Australia and New Zealand, were released for Currie Cup duty. The players who have joined their respective provinces and are available for selection for the weekend’s Currie Cup matches are: Vodacom Blue Bulls Trevor Nyakane […]

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SA U18 Sevens raring to go at Youth Olympics

SA U18 Sevens raring to go at Youth Olympics

Posted on October 9, 2018  /  Issued by SA Rugby

The South African Under-18 Sevens squad arrived in Buenos Aires on Monday and are raring to go as they prepare to make their Youth Olympic Games debut this weekend. Marius Schoeman, who will coach the side, made only two changes to the team that successfully defended their African Youth Games title in Algeria in July, […]

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MTN Boktown at Barnyard Willowbridge – RSAvNZL

MTN Boktown at Barnyard Willowbridge – RSAvNZL

Posted on October 9, 2018  /  Issued by Springbok Supporters' Club
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MTN Boktown at Northwood Crusaders – RSAvNZL

MTN Boktown at Northwood Crusaders – RSAvNZL

Posted on October 9, 2018  /  Issued by Springbok Supporters' Club
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MTN Boktown at Silverstar Casino – RSAvNZL

MTN Boktown at Silverstar Casino – RSAvNZL

Posted on October 9, 2018  /  Issued by Springbok Supporters' Club
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MTN Boktown at Montecasino – RSAvNZL

MTN Boktown at Montecasino – RSAvNZL

Posted on October 9, 2018  /  Issued by Springbok Supporters' Club
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SA sides return home disappointed in Guinness PRO14

SA sides return home disappointed in Guinness PRO14

Posted on October 7, 2018  /  Issued by SA Rugby

The Isuzu Southern Kings and Toyota Cheetahs will return home disappointed after falling short in their attempts to register away wins on their second tour to Europe this season in the Guinness PRO14. The Isuzu Southern Kings went down 28-5 against Benetton in Treviso on Saturday, while the Toyota Cheetahs suffered a 37-21 defeat against […]

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SWD, Valke book Currie Cup First Division home semi-finals

SWD, Valke book Currie Cup First Division home semi-finals

Posted on October 7, 2018  /  Issued by SA Rugby

The SWD Eagles and Hino Valke delivered the goods to book valuable Currie Cup First Division home semi-finals this weekend, while the Down Touch Griffons and Leopards were confirmed as the other semi-finalists in a thrilling finish to the pool stages this weekend. The Hino Valke will host the Leopards in Kempton Park, while log-leaders, […]

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Disappointed Springboks measure progress in agonising defeat

Disappointed Springboks measure progress in agonising defeat

Posted on October 6, 2018  /  Issued by SA Rugby

The disappointed Springboks rued ‘soft moments’ that cost them a famous double over world No 1 New Zealand, but came away with burgeoning self-belief, despite a heart-breaking two-point defeat (32-30) in a Castle Lager Rugby Championship clash at Loftus Versfeld in Pretoria on Saturday. The Springboks held a 12-point advantage going into the final five […]

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