News from July 2019

Dyantyi injury setback for Springboks

Dyantyi injury setback for Springboks

Posted on July 16, 2019  /  Issued by SA Rugby

Springbok wing Aphiwe Dyantyi has returned to the Xerox Golden Lions in Johannesburg where he will undergo rehabilitation for a hamstring injury, the Springbok management announced on Monday. The injury has ruled Dyantyi out of the start of the Springboks’ 2019 Castle Lager Rugby Championship campaign, which kicks off at Emirates Airline Park in Johannesburg […]

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Springboks – “South Africa, let’s be #StrongerTogether”

Springboks – “South Africa, let’s be #StrongerTogether”

Posted on July 11, 2019  /  Issued by SA Rugby

Siya Kolisi, Duane Vermeulen, Elton Jantjies, Malcolm Marx and a number of their Springbok team mates made a passionate appeal to South Africans to throw their considerable weight behind the men in Green and Gold as they get set to kick off the all-important 2019 international season. Together with Rassie Erasmus, the Director of Rugby, […]

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RIP James Small (1969-2019)

RIP James Small (1969-2019)

Posted on July 10, 2019  /  Issued by SA Rugby

Former Springbok wing James Small, a member of the 1995 Rugby World Cup winning squad, has died suddenly from a heart attack on Wednesday. The 50-year-old Small was rushed to hospital in Johannesburg on Tuesday night after suffering from a suspected heart attack. Mr Mark Alexander, President of SA Rugby, passed on his condolences to […]

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Bok captain Kolisi to prove fitness in Currie Cup

Bok captain Kolisi to prove fitness in Currie Cup

Posted on July 3, 2019  /  Issued by SA Rugby

Springbok captain Siya Kolisi will be given enough time to fully recover from his knee injury and will in all likelihood miss the opening Tests of the Castle Lager Rugby Championship, in Johannesburg against Australia and in Wellington against New Zealand, in the next three weeks. However, according to Rassie Erasmus, the SA Rugby Director […]

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