Springbok coach appointment delayed until 2016
The appointment of the next Springbok coach could only happen next year due
to a division with the South African Rugby Union's (SARU) over who is
the right man for the job.
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Meyer steps aside as Springbok head coach
Thursday 3 December 2015
Springbok head coach Heyneke Meyer has announced that he will step aside as
head coach of the South African Rugby team and stated that he no longer wants
to be considered as a candidate to coach the Springboks.
Springboks confirm six home Tests in 2016
Friday 6 November 2015
The South African Rugby Union have announced the details of their six home
Tests for the 2016 season which starts with three Tests against Six Nations
South Africa finish third at Rugby World Cup
Saturday 31 October 2015
The Springboks finished their 2015 Rugby World Cup beating Argentina at the
Queen Elizabeth Olympic Stadium 24-13 in a forgettable Bronze Final that was
short on quality.
Matfield : Springboks want to finish on a high
Thursday 29 October 2015
Springbok captain Victor Matfield says that the whole of the South African
Rugby team are desperate to finish the 2015 season by winning a bronze medal
match in London's Olympic Stadium on Friday evening.
Matfield captains South Africa against Argentina
Wednesday 28 October 2015
South Africa's head coach Heyneke Meyer has named a team with two changes for
their Rugby World Cup bronze play off match against Argentina.
Du Plessis: Springboks are playing for their lives
Thursday 22 October 2015
South African hooker Bismarck du Plessis says that he is living the dream by
playing Tests against the All Blacks ahead of the Rugby World Cup Semi-final
against New Zealand at Twickenham.
Springboks unchanged for All Black in World Cup
Wednesday 21 October 2015
South Africa's head coach Heyneke Meyer has retained the starting team that
beat Wales for their Rugby World Cup Semi-final against New Zealand's All Blacks
at Twickenham in London.
South Africa break Welsh hearts in Rugby World Cup
Sunday 18 October 2015
Bok skipper Fourie du Preez scored the match-winning try with five minutes
remaining to break Welsh hearts as the Springboks recorded a 23-19 victory in
Springboks excited about returning to Twickenham
Thursday 15 October 2015
South Africa's Springboks say that they are excited about playing their first
Rugby World Cup match at the iconic Twickenham Stadium on Saturday when they
face Wales in the first quarter-final.
Springboks make one change for Wales in RWC
Wednesday 14 October 2015
South Africa head coach Heyneke Meyer has made one change to the Springbok
starting line up as JP Pietersen returns to the line up.
Springboks top RWC Pool B after USA victory
Wednesday 7 October 2015
South Africa's Springboks outscored the United States by 10 tries to
none in the match with Bryan Habana scoring a hat-trick of tries
South Africa make two changes for USA clash
Monday 5 October 2015
South Africa's head coach Heyneke Meyer has named his Springbok team to play the USA at London's Olympic Stadium on Wednesday and made just two changes to the starting side that beat Scotland.
South Africa power past Scotland to top Pool B
Saturday 3 October 2015
South Africa got their World Cup back on track after the opening game humiliation
to Japan by thrashing Samoa, but the battering of Scotland 34-16 at St James'
Park in Newcastle
Du Preez captains Springboks against Scotland
Wednesday 30 September 2015
South Africa head coach Heyneke Meyer has named Fourie du Preez to captain
the Springboks against Scotland in Newcastle in the Rugby World cup.
Springbok captain De Villiers retires from Test rugby
Monday 28 September 2015
Springbok captain Jean de Villiers has announced his retirement from playing
international rugby after his Rugby World Cup was cut short by injury.
Bok skipper De Villiers ruled out of World Cup
Sunday 27 September 2015
Springbok captain Jean de Villiers has been ruled out of the rest of the Rugby
World Cup after he broke his jaw playing in the pool match against Samoa in
Birmingham on Saturday.
South Africa could lose De Villiers to injury
Saturday 26 September 2015
South Africa could lose their injury prone captain Jean de Villiers World Cup
for the rest of the tournament after he was rushed to hospital with a broken
South Africa bounce back and beat Samoa
Saturday 26 September 2015
South Africa recovered from last week's loss to Japan by beating Samoa 46-6 with a bonus point at Villa Park in Birmingham on Saturday.
Vermeulen relishing chance to face Samoa
Thursday 24 September 2015
Springbok number 8 Duane Vermeulen says that he can't wait to get started in
the Rugby World Cup this weekend when the Springboks take on Samoa in a crucial
Pool B match in Birmingham on Saturday.
South Africa make eight changes for Samoa
Wednesday 23 September 2015
South Africa's Springboks have made eight changes to the team that lost to
Japan for this week's must win match against Samoa at Villa Park in Birmingham
Springboks still believe they can win the World cup
Wednesday 23 September 2015
The Springboks may have lost their opening match in the Rugby World Cup but
they still believe that they can win the Rugby World Cup.
South Africa drop to sixth in World Rankings
Monday 21 September 2015
South Africa's Springboks have dropped to sixth place in the World Rugby rankings
after their stunning loss to Japan in their Rugby World Cup opener.
South Africa reel from World Cup 'humiliation'
Sunday 20 September 2015
The Springboks' stunning Rugby World Cup defeat in their Rugby World Cup opening
match has shocked South Africa and put serious doubt on the two time champions
chances of reaching the knock out stages.