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Rugby Championship preview

Teboho “Oupa” Mohoje makes his first Test start for the Springboks in Cape Town on Saturday against Australia in the fifth round of the..

September 25, 2014

Moment in Time: Oxford University beat South Africa in 1969

South Africa’s 1969-1970 tour to Great Britain and Ireland remains to this day one of the most controversial in the history of rugby..

September 12, 2014

New Zealand v South Africa preview

New Zealand have made three changes to their starting XV ahead of they top-of-the-table clash against South Africa in the fourth round of..

September 11, 2014

Australia v South Africa preview

Nick Phipps and Bernard Foley will lead Australia’s attack on Saturday as they take on South Africa for the third round of the Rugby..

September 3, 2014

Rugby Championship round 1 teams

Australia v New Zealand Australia: Israel Folau; Pat McCabe, Adam Ashley-Cooper, Matt Toomua, Rob Horne; Kurtley Beale, Nic White; James..

August 14, 2014

Jeremy Guscott previews the Rugby Championship: The Boks just want to cut you in half

South African rugby is built around mental fortitude, and although I’ve criticised them in the past for being one-dimensional you have to..

August 6, 2014

Springboks call on Juan Smith

South Africa have called up Juan Smith for the Rugby Championship as injury cover for Victor Matfield. Matfield is ruled out of the opener..

August 6, 2014

The 2014 Rugby Championship

Formerly known as the Tri Nations, the Rugby Championship is one of the most prestigious tournaments in the Rugby Union calendar. The Tri..

July 22, 2014

Test debut for Scotland No.8

Adam Ashe will make his Test debut on Saturday when he starts at No.8 for Scotland against South Africa in Port Elizabeth. The 20-year-old..

June 26, 2014

Wales prop hit by five-week ban

Samson Lee has received a five-week ban for headbutting South African lock Flip van der Merwe last Saturday. The Scarlets tighthead pleaded..

June 25, 2014

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