South Africa

'Soft moments' cost us game against New Zealand - Siya Kolisi

South Africa captain Siya Kolisi blamed his side's 'soft moments' for the 30-32 defeat against New Zealand in the final round of the Rugby Championship in Pretoria.
8 October 2018

Steve Hansen proud of New Zealand's fightback in Pretoria

New Zealand head coach Steve Hansen lavished praise on his side for their last-gasp win over South Africa in the final round of the Rugby Championship in Pretoria last weekend.
8 October 2018

Late New Zealand comeback saw them edge out South Africa 30-32

Ardie Savea scored the decisive final try in the closing stage as New Zealand came from behind to edge out South Africa 30-32 in the final round of the Rugby Championship at Loftus Versfeld Stadium on Saturday.
6 October 2018

Three changes for South Africa for Pretoria encounter against All Blacks

South Africa head coach Rassie Erasmus has made three changes to the final round of the Rugby Championship clash against All Blacks to be played in Pretoria on Saturday.
5 October 2018

Francois Louw joins South Africa's Rugby Championship squad for final round clash against All Blacks

Bath back-row Francois Louw has rejoined South Africa squad for the final round of the Rugby Championship clash against New Zealand to be played in Pretoria on Saturday.
2 October 2018

Rassie Erasmus wants improvement from South Africa despite win over Australia

South Africa head coach Rassie Erasmus urged the team to continue improving despite a 23-12 win over Australia in the fifth round Rugby Championship clash against Australia at Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium last weekend.
1 October 2018

South Africa see off Australia in Port Elizabeth with 23-12 victory

South Africa maintained their fine form in the ongoing Rugby Championship as they defeated Australia 23-12 at Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium on Saturday.
29 September 2018

Tatafu Polota-Nau ruled out of Australia's clash against South Africa due to hamstring injury

Australia have been dealt a late blow ahead of their Rugby Championship encounter against South Africa in Port Elizabeth after Tatafu Polota-Nau has been ruled out of the Saturday's clash with a hamstring injury.
29 September 2018

Cheslin Kolbe returns to South Africa line-up

South Africa have named Cheslin Kolbe in the starting line-up for the upcoming round of the Rugby Championship clash against Australia to be played in Port Elizabeth.
28 September 2018

Taniela Tupou named in starting line-up for Australia against South Africa

Australia head coach Michael Cheika has made four changes to the starting line-up for the fifth round Rugby Championship clash against South Africa to be played in Port Elizabeth.
28 September 2018

Willie Le Roux returns to South Africa squad

South Africa have named Willie le Roux in the squad for the fifth round of the Rugby Championship clash against Australia to be played in Port Elizabeth next weekend.
24 September 2018

South Africa confirm 17-man training squad

South Africa head coach Rassie Erasmus has confirmed a 17-man training squad that will prepare for the final two rounds of the Rugby Championship.
21 September 2018

South Africa release 10 players for club duty

South Africa have released a total of 10 players from their Rugby Championship squad that made a return from New Zealand following their 34-36 win over All Blacks in Wellington.
19 September 2018

Springboks defeat All Blacks despite some tough refereeing decisions

Wade Cox looks back at South Africa's stunning win against New Zealand in the Rugby Championship, but believes there were question marks about some refereeing decisions.
18 September 2018

South Africa make progress in World Rugby Rankings

South Africa have made progress in the World Rugby Rankings following their 34-36 victory over New Zealand in the recently concluded round of the Rugby Championship in Wellington.
18 September 2018

New Zealand suffer another injury blow with Liam Squire to miss remainder of Rugby Championship

New Zealand have suffered another injury setback in their ongoing Rugby Championship campaign with Liam Squire joining the causality list.
17 September 2018

South Africa stun New Zealand with a 34-36 win in Wellington

South Africa managed to bring their ongoing Rugby Championship campaign back on track after they edged out New Zealand 34-36 in the round four of the competition in Wellington on Saturday.
15 September 2018

South Africa name Handre Pollard at fly-half for game against All Blacks

South Africa head coach Rassie Erasmus has named fly-half Handre Pollard for the upcoming Rugby Championship clash against New Zealand to be played in Wellington.
14 September 2018

New Zealand receive Ryan Crotty and Rieko Ioane boost

New Zealand have received a major boost ahead of their upcoming Rugby Championship clash against South Africa in Wellington with Ryan Crotty and Rieko Ioane returning to the matchday squad.
13 September 2018

Australia reduce gap over England in World Rugby Rankings after win over South Africa

Australia have narrowed their gap over England in the World Rugby Rankings following their 23-18 win in the third round of the ongoing Rugby Championship against South Africa in Brisbane last weekend.
11 September 2018