Bok substitute lock Lood de Jager has been cited for foul play after a yellow card offence in Saturday’s clash against the All Blacks.
After the All Blacks’ historic World Cup triumph at Twickenham this time last year and their unbeaten run in 2016, there is another milestone in their sights.
All Blacks scrum-half Aaron Smith will miss the Rugby Championship Test match against South Africa at the weekend after being suspended for breaching team standards regarding behaviour.
Jerome Kaino, George Moala and Waisake Naholo are likely to start in a much-changed New Zealand side for their clash against the Springboks.
Johannesburg – Springbok coach Allister Coetzee said the Springboks’ 18-10 Rugby Championship win over the Wallabies at Loftus Versfeld in Pretoria on Saturday, was an important boost to the team’s confidence for the remainder of the season. “It was an important win, not only for our confidence, but also self-belief,” said Coetzee. “I am a very happy man and will
Buenos Aires – Title-holders New Zealand made it five bonus-point victories out of five in this year’s Rugby Championship beating Argentina 36-17 in Buenos Aires. The comfortable nature of the win came as a result of a 4-minute spell at the end of the first half that saw the visitors score three tries. In total, they crossed five times –
Cape Sports Hub editor Ian Smit and rugby writer Wynona Louw have compiled a list of what they would like to see at Loftus…
Pretoria – A disappointing year for both South Africa and Australia will take a turn for the worse for whichever team finishes on the losing side of their Rugby Championship encounter at Loftus Versfeld on Saturday. Both countries have looked shadows of the teams that challenged New Zealand for dominance at the Rugby World Cup a year ago, when the