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France v South Africa preview

Philippe Saint-André has named a similar side to the one that rattled the cage of New Zealand two weeks ago to take on South Africa on..

November 21, 2013 with 0 Comments

Nick Cain talks to Nick Mallett about the growing threat of South Africa

Nick Mallett knows a thing or two about being in charge of “the most dominant team in the history of the world”. That, of course, is..

November 21, 2013 with 0 Comments

South Africa ease past Scotland

Scotland were kept scoreless at Murrayfield today as they fell to a 28-0 defeat against South Africa. Willem Alberts got the Springboks 7-0..

November 17, 2013 with 0 Comments

Frans Malherbe set for Springboks Test debut against Wales

Frans Malherbe will make his South Africa Test debut against Wales at the Millennium Stadium on Saturday while the experienced JP..

November 6, 2013 with 0 Comments

‘Mental block’ is stopping Wales

Wales will have to smash a ‘mental blockage’ when they go big-game hunting against the Springboks in Cardiff on Saturday.

November 5, 2013 with 0 Comments

Francois Louw: I’m happy to split Bath with Springboks

Just seven days after playing for the Springboks in a pulsating Rugby Championship decider against New Zealand, Francois Louw was not only..

October 24, 2013 with 0 Comments

Rugby Championship round 6: preview

South Africa v New Zealand South Africa coach Heyneke Meyer believes his side can do the impossible and pip New Zealand to the Rugby..

October 3, 2013 with 0 Comments

Jeremy Guscott: McCaw’s a worry…but bring on the Boks. I can’t wait!

We must hope All Blacks coach Steve Hansen is right in his assessment of the injury to his captain Richie McCaw. “Five to six weeks..

September 11, 2013 with 0 Comments

Baby Boks dent England U20s JWC hopes

South Africa dented England’s IRB Junior World Championship ambitions with a 31–24 victory at the Stade Henri Desgrange. The Baby Boks..

June 9, 2013 with 0 Comments

Bryan Habana confirms Toulon switch

As announced on our website on December 18, Bryan Habana will join the Toulon star-studded squad nest season and for the next three years...

January 11, 2013 with 0 Comments

Kyran Bracken: We never had a chance with our lineout and kick-offs so bad

Another chance missed for England and from going into the autumn with a considerable degree of optimism they are staring down the barrel..

December 8, 2012 with 0 Comments

Nick Cain looks at the challenge facing England at Twickenham next weekend

If Stuart Lancaster thinks he’s got injury problems with Dylan Hartley, Courtney Lawes and Tom Croft on the sidelines then he should..

December 2, 2012 with 0 Comments

Referee Nigel Owens blocked Chris Robshaw’s call change

Captain Chris Robshaw tried to change his mind over his dramatic decision to kick for the posts rather than chase a winning try in..

November 27, 2012 with 0 Comments

Autumn Internationals week 3 Round up

I’ve never believed in the media hype but if people are wondering the effect of the press on players just look at Chris Robshaw’s..

November 26, 2012 with 0 Comments

England lose to Springboks at HQ

England suffered a 16-15 defeat to South Africa in a bruising battle at Twickenham today. It was all about penalties in the first half with..

November 24, 2012 with 0 Comments