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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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Thirteen players added to Springbok training group in Pretoria

Thirteen players added to Springbok training group in Pretoria

Posted on June 28, 2019  /  Issued by SA Rugby

Duane Vermeulen, Handre Pollard (both Vodacom Bulls), Lukhanyo Am, Sibusiso Nkosi (both Cell C Sharks) and Francois Louw (Bath) are amongst a group of 13 players who have been added to the Springbok training group in Pretoria in preparation of the forthcoming Castle Lager Rugby Championship. The Vodacom Bulls and Cell C Sharks completed their […]

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Springbok stars ask fans to get on their backs

Springbok stars ask fans to get on their backs

Posted on June 26, 2019  /  Issued by SA Rugby

Siya Kolisi, Pieter-Steph du Toit, Handre Pollard, Aphiwe Dyantyi, Faf de Klerk and their Springbok colleagues will be lacing up for rugby battle this year with pictures of thousands of Springbok fans on their backs thanks to the launch of a new campaign on Wednesday. Supporters are being invited to visibly rally behind the Springboks […]

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Springboks resume alignment activities in Pretoria

Springboks resume alignment activities in Pretoria

Posted on June 24, 2019  /  Issued by SA Rugby

A group of 26 players have gathered in Pretoria on Sunday for the next installment of the national alignment and conditioning camps as the Springboks continue with their preparations for the forthcoming international season. Players from the Vodacom Bulls and Cell C Sharks who took part in the weekend’s Vodacom Super Rugby quarter-final matches, will […]

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Book Your Springbok home Tests now!

Book Your Springbok home Tests now!

Posted on June 20, 2019  /  Issued by SA Rugby

Early Bird Ticket Bookings are open, and it’s time to dust off your green and gold supporters kit and get behind the Springboks. With all eyes fixed on Japan from September to November, the Springboks will play only two Test matches at home during the Rugby Championships in July and August. The Boks will play […]

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Vodacom Super Rugby Quarterfinals Preview

Vodacom Super Rugby Quarterfinals Preview

Posted on June 20, 2019  /  Issued by SA Rugby

The Vodacom Bulls and Cell C Sharks will be flying the South African flag during the 2019 Vodacom Super Rugby quarterfinals this weekend. Handre Pollard and his Vodacom Bulls team face the Hurricanes in Wellington on Saturday morning with the men from Pretoria hoping to repeat their recent encouraging form against New Zealand sides. Saturday’s […]

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Vodacom Super Rugby Preview – Round 18

Vodacom Super Rugby Preview – Round 18

Posted on June 14, 2019  /  Issued by SA Rugby

Mtawarira boosts Cell C Sharks for vital Cape Town derby Vodacom Bulls refresh starting side for Emirates Lions’ visit The regular season fixtures of Vodacom Super Rugby concludes on Saturday with two important South African derbies that will have a crucial impact on the teams that progress to the playoffs. The Jaguares have already won […]

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Castle Lager announces sponsorship of Boktown

Castle Lager announces sponsorship of Boktown

Posted on June 13, 2019  /  Issued by SA Rugby

Legendary South African beer brand, Castle Lager, who’ve stood the test of time since 1895 have come on board as a Boktown sponsor in what is an important year for Springbok rugby. South Africans are known for loving their sport and nothing brings fans together than the Springboks and Castle Lager – as their tagline […]

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Roux delighted as Junior Boks advance to World U20 Championship semi-finals

Roux delighted as Junior Boks advance to World U20 Championship semi-finals

Posted on June 13, 2019  /  Issued by SA Rugby

Junior Springbok coach Chean Roux was a pleased man after his team booked themselves a World Rugby U20 Championship semi-final against France with a 25-17 victory against New Zealand in their final pool match in Rosario. This victory means the SA U20s are the only unbeaten team left in the competition as they qualified in […]

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Currie Cup fixtures for 2019 announced

Currie Cup fixtures for 2019 announced

Posted on June 12, 2019  /  Issued by SA Rugby

The defending Currie Cup champions, the Cell C Sharks, will get the 2019 edition of the competition underway in front of their home crowd in Durban when they host Tafel Lager Griquas on Friday, 12 July. The fixtures of the Currie Cup Premier and First Division, sponsored by DirectAxis Financial Services, were announced by SA […]

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