South Africa

World Seven Series: Cape Town Preview

After a scintillating opening round in Dubai, the world’s best sevens players have now flown into Cape Town to play a second leg in two weeks.
12 December 2019

South Africa start Men's World Rugby Sevens Series with a win in Dubai 7s

South Africa started the Men's World Rugby Sevens Series with a victory as they blanked South Africa 0-15 in the final of the Dubai 7s on Saturday.
8 December 2019

Fixtures for British and Irish Lions' 2021 tour of South Africa unveiled

The British and Irish Lions have unveiled the fixtures for the 2021 tour of South Africa that will kick-off in July 2021.
4 December 2019

Faf de Klerk was a star of the great South African show and now it’s time to shine for Sale

Faf De Klerk was highly influential in South Africa’s journey to glory in Japan and after experiencing the impact he and the Springboks have had on their nation, it is back to club duty for Sale’s World Champion.
23 November 2019

Rugby Rumours: Top Dollar Tuilagi, Williams Wanted, Tipuric Trending and Importing The Beast

Top Dollar Tuilagi, Williams Wanted, Tipuric Trending and Importing The Beast
22 November 2019

Jannie Du Plessis makes Montpellier exit

Montpellier has confirmed that former South Africa international Jannie du Plessis has made his exit from the Top 14 club mid-season.
22 November 2019

South Africa to host Scotland and Georgia in July 2020

World Champions South Africa will be seen in action for the first time since they won the showpiece event for the third time when they host Scotland and Georgia in July next year.
21 November 2019

Exciting times for Montpellier with Handre Pollard's arrival imminent

There were quite a few eyebrows raised after it was announced that Springbok fly-half Handre Pollard was off to join Montpellier once the 2019 Rugby World Cup concluded.
20 November 2019

Cheslin Kolbe aims to make comeback in 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games

South Africa international Cheslin Kolbe is keen to make a return to sevens rugby in the upcoming 2020 Tokyo Olympics following his current stint with Toulouse.
20 November 2019

Tendai Mtawarira makes Sharks exit

Former South Africa international and recent World Cup winner Tendai Mtawarira has announced his exit from Super Rugby club Sharks ahead of the 2020 season.
13 November 2019

South Africa's Francois Louw retires from international rugby

South Africa back-row Francois Low has announced his decision to quit international rugby with immediate effect.
11 November 2019

South Africa internationals Handre Pollard and Lood de Jager undergo surgeries

South Africa fly-half Handre Pollard and lock Lood de Jager will have surgeries to address their injuries that they sustained in the victorious World Cup campaign.
9 November 2019

Springboks star Tendai Mtawarira announces international retirement

World Cup winning South Africa prop Tendai Mtawarira has announced retirement from international rugby with immediate effect.
7 November 2019

WATCH: TRU Rugby World Cup Review

Joe Harvey and Chris Heal are back for the latest TRU Talks as they discuss the conclusion of the Rugby World Cup.
6 November 2019

Pure VPN’s RWC XV of the Tournament

As the dust begins to settle on South Africa’s third Rugby World Cup title victory, Talking Rugby Union and Pure VPN have put together their XV of the tournament.
6 November 2019

South Africa reach top position in World Rugby Rankings

South Africa have reached the top position in the World Rugby Rankings for the first time since 2009 following their World Cup triumph in Japan.
5 November 2019

Eddie Jones 'committed' to remain as England coach until 2021 - Bill Sweeney

Rugby Football Union chief executive Bill Sweeney expressed confidence in Eddie Jones fulfilling his contract with England until 2021.
4 November 2019

Japan World Cup a huge success - Sir Bill Beaumont

World Rugby chairman Sir Bill Beaumont lavished praise on Japan 2019 calling it as “probably the greatest” World Cup edition in 32 years.
4 November 2019

Highlights: England v South Africa - World Cup Final

South Africa defeated England 32-12 to win the Rugby World Cup.
4 November 2019

South Africa dominate in World Rugby Awards 2019

Newly crowned World Champions South Africa dominated the World Rugby Awards that was held in Tokyo on Sunday.
4 November 2019