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The New Age
Springboks free to go to EnglandEzekiel Kekana Gauteng North High Court Judge Ntendeya Mavundla has ruled that
Springboks free to go to England
The New Age / Posted 2 hours ago
Ezekiel Kekana Gauteng North High Court Judge Ntendeya Mavundla has ruled that the matter of barring the Springboks from leaving the country be dropped. Mavundla adjourned proceedings stating that the issue that needs to be dealt with, is the issue... Read more
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The New Age
Boks have experienceMmasekepe Matsebane The previous IRB World Cup was disastrous for the Springbo
Boks have experience
The New Age / Posted 9 hours ago
Mmasekepe Matsebane The previous IRB World Cup was disastrous for the Springboks. A Peter de Villiers-led team crashed out in the quarterfinals after failing to overcome an Australian side that finished fourth. Cognizant of that unwanted piece of... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Race debate clouds South Africa's Rugby World Cup preparations Coach Meyer named nine non-white players out of a squad of 31. FILE: Springb
Race debate clouds South Africa's Rugby World Cup preparations
Eye Witness News / Posted 23 hours ago
Coach Meyer named nine non-white players out of a squad of 31. FILE: Springbok coach Heyneke Meyer. Picture: Aletta Gardner/EWN. Rugby World Cup,2015 Rugby World Cup,rugby... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Boks to Touch Down 7 Days Before Japan TestThe official date for the Springbok team's arrival in England for the Rugby Wor
Boks to Touch Down 7 Days Before Japan Test
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
The official date for the Springbok team's arrival in England for the Rugby World Cup is set for September 12. World Rugby on Tuesday confirmed the arrival dates for the 20 participating teams. Pacific Nations Cup champions Fiji will be the first... Read more
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Evening Standard
Springboks face legal challengeSouth Africa have assured Rugby World Cup organisers they will be taking part i
Springboks face legal challenge
Evening Standard / Posted yesterday
South Africa have assured Rugby World Cup organisers they will be taking part in the tournament despite a legal challenge aimed at stopping the Springboks leaving home. Tomorrow, the Agency for New Agenda will launch a court bid to prevent the South... Read more
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sportsmole
Australia 26-19 South AfricaAustralia secured their first win of the Rugby Championship with a 26-19 victor
Australia 26-19 South Africa
sportsmole / Posted yesterday
Australia secured their first win of the Rugby Championship with a 26-19 victory at home to South Africa. In a closely-fought contest, it was South Africa who had the upper hand in the first half. Morne Steyne and Berrick exchanged points from the... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Rugby World Cup 2015: South Africa could miss tournament and have passports seized over lack of black players in squad South African rugby players arrive to attend the 2015 South Africa Rugby Worl
Rugby World Cup 2015: South Africa could miss tournament and have passports seized over lack of black players in squad
Belfast Telegraph / Posted yesterday
South African rugby players arrive to attend the 2015 South Africa Rugby World Cup Squad announcement and press conference at the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
8 Unlucky Boks to Miss Out On RWCThe Springbok squad named for the upcoming Rugby World Cup was a big talking po
8 Unlucky Boks to Miss Out On RWC
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
The Springbok squad named for the upcoming Rugby World Cup was a big talking point among rugby enthusiasts this past weekend. Coach Heyneke Meyer no doubt had a tough task attempting to find the right mixture between form and experience. Meyer was... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Racial tensions evident in South Africa"I'm South African, I'm not coloured, I'm not black," Springbok winger Bryan Ha
Racial tensions evident in South Africa
Otago Daily Times / Posted yesterday
"I'm South African, I'm not coloured, I'm not black," Springbok winger Bryan Habana said to the Guardian newspaper. The roars of approval that greeted Mandela's decision to wear captain Francois Pienaar's jersey have slowly turned to rancour over... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Springbok World Cup SquadOn Friday evening, the Springbok squad heading over to the World Cup in England
Springbok World Cup Squad
News 24 South Africa / Posted yesterday
On Friday evening, the Springbok squad heading over to the World Cup in England was announced by Supersport commentator Xola Ntshinga. Coach Heyneke Meyer has come under fire recently from Cosatu over not having an inclusive enough squad and the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Boks Released for Currie Cup DutyPlayers who failed to make the final 31-man Springbok Rugby World Cup squad hav
Boks Released for Currie Cup Duty
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Players who failed to make the final 31-man Springbok Rugby World Cup squad have rejoined their respective provinces for Absa Currie Cup duty. Out of the original 49 players named prior to this year's Rugby Championship, 18 will either be available... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Bakkies - Morne Still One of the Best FlyhalvesWith the tournament mere weeks away, former Springbok lock Bakkies Botha has pi
Bakkies - Morne Still One of the Best Flyhalves
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
With the tournament mere weeks away, former Springbok lock Bakkies Botha has picked his Rugby World Cup Dream Team. Botha, who played 85 Tests for the Springboks between 2002 and 2014, will captain the Barbarians in an international match in London... Read more
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The New Age
Race debate clouds S. Africa's Rugby World Cup preparationsTwenty years after then-President Nelson Mandela wore a Springbok jersey to pro
Race debate clouds S. Africa's Rugby World Cup preparations
The New Age / Posted 2 days ago
Twenty years after then-President Nelson Mandela wore a Springbok jersey to promote racial reconciliation, many South Africans are not convinced the 2015 Rugby World Cup squad has shed its reputation as a bastion of white privilege. The roars of... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Race debate clouds South Africa's Rugby World Cup preparationsCAPE TOWN: Twenty years after then-President Nelson Mandela wore a Springbok je
Race debate clouds South Africa's Rugby World Cup preparations
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
CAPE TOWN: Twenty years after then-President Nelson Mandela wore a Springbok jersey to promote racial reconciliation, many South Africans are not convinced the 2015 Rugby World Cup squad has shed its reputation as a bastion of white privilege. The... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Meyer Meets Bok Transformation DemandsSpringbok coach Heyneke Meyer has met his transformation demands by naming nine
Meyer Meets Bok Transformation Demands
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Springbok coach Heyneke Meyer has met his transformation demands by naming nine players of colour in his Rugby World Cup squad. The racial composition the Springbok squad was a hot topic of discussion in the build-up to the squad announcement on... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
SA Announces 2015 Rugby World Cup SquadJean de Villiers would captain the South African rugby team, the Springboks, at
SA Announces 2015 Rugby World Cup Squad
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Jean de Villiers would captain the South African rugby team, the Springboks, at the Rugby World Cup in England starting on 18 September, the South African Rugby Union (Saru) announced on 28 August. Victor Matfield was named as vice-captain, and... Read more
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Independent
Rugby World Cup 2015: South Africa could miss tournament and have passports seized as SARU taken to court over lack of black players in squadThe Agency for New Agenda (ANA) party will take the South African Rugby Union t
Rugby World Cup 2015: South Africa could miss tournament and have passports seized as SARU taken to court over lack of black players in squad
Independent / Posted 2 days ago
The Agency for New Agenda (ANA) party will take the South African Rugby Union to court this week in Pretoria to seek an order that would prevent each member of the squad and staff from travelling to England to compete in the World Cup, which begins... Read more
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Mail & Guardian
SA could be barred from taking part in Rugby World CupThe Agency for New Agenda (ANA) party is taking the South African Rugby Union (
SA could be barred from taking part in Rugby World Cup
Mail & Guardian / Posted 2 days ago
The Agency for New Agenda (ANA) party is taking the South African Rugby Union (Saru) to court in Pretoria seeking an order that would force players and officials to surrender their passports, preventing them from flying to London on the grounds that... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Springboks could be barred from Rugby World CupThe South African Springbok rugby team poses during the World Cup squad announc
Springboks could be barred from Rugby World Cup
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 2 days ago
The South African Springbok rugby team poses during the World Cup squad announcement. Photo / Getty Images A South African political party has taken the South African Rugby Union to court in a move that could see the Springboks miss the Rugby World... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Could the Springboks actually be banned from the Rugby World Cup?Springboks veteran winger Bryan Habana. Photo / Getty Choosing between Charles
Could the Springboks actually be banned from the Rugby World Cup?
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 2 days ago
Springboks veteran winger Bryan Habana. Photo / Getty Choosing between Charles Piutau and Waisake Naholo for the All Blacks is child's play compared to what the Springboks coach Heyneke Meyer faced, and is still facing, selecting his World Cup... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
South Africa name World Cup squadSpringboks coach Heyneke Meyer shakes the hand of captain Jean de Villiers. Pho
South Africa name World Cup squad
Otago Daily Times / Posted 2 days ago
Springboks coach Heyneke Meyer shakes the hand of captain Jean de Villiers. Photo: Reuters. Coach Heyneke Meyer has chosen an experienced group for this year's tournament in England, including nine players from the squad that won the 2007 tournament... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Springboks could be barred from Rugby World CupSouth Africa's Damian de Allende. Photo / AP A South African political party h
Springboks could be barred from Rugby World Cup
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 2 days ago
South Africa's Damian de Allende. Photo / AP A South African political party has taken the South African Rugby Union to court in a move that could see the Springboks miss the Rugby World Cup. The Agency for New Agenda (ANA) party is seeking an... Read more
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IAfrica South African Business News
SARU transformation 'on track'The Minister of Sport and Recreation, Fikile Mbalula, said the South African Ru
SARU transformation 'on track'
IAfrica South African Business News / Posted 3 days ago
The Minister of Sport and Recreation, Fikile Mbalula, said the South African Rugby Union is "on track" with their transformation goals. The declaration follows in the wake of the Springbok World Cup squad announcement on Friday. The political... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Mbalula calls for full support for the Springboks Sports Minister Fikile Mbalula says transformation in the Springboks cannot h
Mbalula calls for full support for the Springboks
Eye Witness News / Posted 3 days ago
Sports Minister Fikile Mbalula says transformation in the Springboks cannot happen overnight. Sports Minister Fikile Mbalula. Picture: Marc Leiws/EWN. Heyneke Meyer,Springbok,Sports Minister Fikile... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Springboks omissions prove controversialMarcell Coetzee missed out. Photo / Getty Images Under an air of pageantry on
Springboks omissions prove controversial
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 3 days ago
Marcell Coetzee missed out. Photo / Getty Images Under an air of pageantry on a night that threatened to turn stormy in Durban, 30 Springboks were selected to represent their country in England for the World Cup. It was a squad of 31, but they are... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Mbalula says happy with Bok squad Mbalula says the World Cup Bok squad has his support as they travel to London
Mbalula says happy with Bok squad
Eye Witness News / Posted 4 days ago
Mbalula says the World Cup Bok squad has his support as they travel to London for the tournament. The Springbok team that will represent South Africa at the 2015 World Cup was announced in Durban on Friday.... Read more
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iafrica.com
SARU transformation 'on track'The Minister of Sport and Recreation, Fikile Mbalula, said the South African Ru
SARU transformation 'on track'
iafrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
The Minister of Sport and Recreation, Fikile Mbalula, said the South African Rugby Union is "on track" with their transformation goals. The declaration follows in the wake of the Springbok World Cup squad announcement on Friday. The political... Read more
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iol.co.za
Mixed reaction to Meyer’s BoksReutersThe Springbok squad selected for the Rugby World Cup has been met with a
Mixed reaction to Meyer’s Boks
iol.co.za / Posted 4 days ago
ReutersThe Springbok squad selected for the Rugby World Cup has been met with a predictably mixed reaction. Photo by: Rogan Ward/Reuters The Springbok squad selected for the Rugby World Cup has been met with a predictably mixed reaction, from calls... Read more
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iol.co.za
Has Meyer quelled transformation flames?ReutersHeyneke Meyer may have done enough to douse the flames that have been fu
Has Meyer quelled transformation flames?
iol.co.za / Posted 4 days ago
ReutersHeyneke Meyer may have done enough to douse the flames that have been fuelling transformation in South African rugby. Photo by: Rogan Ward/Reuters Umhlanga, Kwazulu-Natal - Springbok coach Heyneke Meyer may have done enough to douse the... Read more
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iafrica.com
Paige the big Bok bolterRudy Paige is arguably the biggest surprise in the Springbok squad for the Worl
Paige the big Bok bolter
iafrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Rudy Paige is arguably the biggest surprise in the Springbok squad for the World Cup next month. Paige, the only uncapped player, made the squad ahead of form scrumhalves Francois de Klerk and Cobus Reinach. The other name that will raise a few... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Reaction to Springbok squad pours in Cosatu has welcomed Springbok coach Heyneke Meyer's squad for the 2015 Rugby
Reaction to Springbok squad pours in
Eye Witness News / Posted 4 days ago
Cosatu has welcomed Springbok coach Heyneke Meyer's squad for the 2015 Rugby World Cup. The Springbok team that will represent South Africa at the 2015 World Cup was announced in Durban on Friday. Picture:... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
South Africa World Cup squad includes shock inclusionUncapped halfback Rudy Paige was a shock inclusion in the South Africa Rugby Wo
South Africa World Cup squad includes shock inclusion
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 4 days ago
Uncapped halfback Rudy Paige was a shock inclusion in the South Africa Rugby World Cup squad. Photo / Getty Images. Uncapped halfback Rudy Paige was a shock inclusion in the South Africa Rugby World Cup squad after being ignored during four warm-up... Read more
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The New Age
Springboks' RWC 2015 squad announcedCoach Heyneke Meyer had chosen the squad that will carry the hopes and dreams o
Springboks' RWC 2015 squad announced
The New Age / Posted 4 days ago
Coach Heyneke Meyer had chosen the squad that will carry the hopes and dreams of all South Africans at the Rugby World Cup. The 31-men squad includes a mix of experience and young blood. Meyer's squad includes eight black players. Recently, Meyer... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Saru meets #RWC2015 transformation targets The Bok World Cup squad features eight players of colour, including the uncap
Saru meets #RWC2015 transformation targets
Eye Witness News / Posted 4 days ago
The Bok World Cup squad features eight players of colour, including the uncapped scrumhalf Rudy Paige. FILE: The Springboks train at Cape Town Stadium on 1 June 2015. Picture: Aletta... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Uncapped Paige shock inclusion in Bok squadDURBAN (SOUTH AFRICA) - Uncapped scrum-half Rudy Paige was a shock inclusion Fr
Uncapped Paige shock inclusion in Bok squad
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 4 days ago
DURBAN (SOUTH AFRICA) - Uncapped scrum-half Rudy Paige was a shock inclusion Friday in the South Africa Rugby World Cup squad after being ignored during four warm-up matches. Rudy Paige is included in the 2015 South Africa Rugby World Cup squad... Read more
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SportsFan
Uncapped Paige in Springboks RWC squadUncapped scrum-half Rudy Paige was a shock inclusion in the South Africa Rugby
Uncapped Paige in Springboks RWC squad
SportsFan / Posted 4 days ago
Uncapped scrum-half Rudy Paige was a shock inclusion in the South Africa Rugby World Cup squad after being ignored during four warm-up matches. The 26-year-old and 30 other players were named by coach Heyneke Meyer in Durban for the global rugby... Read more
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iol.co.za
Nine World Cup winners in Bok squadAPFILE - South Africa's Duane Vermeulen, left, is tackled by Argentina's Nicola
Nine World Cup winners in Bok squad
iol.co.za / Posted 4 days ago
APFILE - South Africa's Duane Vermeulen, left, is tackled by Argentina's Nicolas Sanchez, right, during their Rugby Championship match at Loftus Versfeld stadium in Pretoria. Jean de Villiers will captain South Africa at the 2015 Rugby World Cup... Read more
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International Business Times
Rugby World Cup 2015: Jean de Villiers to captain experienced South Africa squad Jean de Villiers will lead South Africa at the 2015 Rugby World Cup after being
Rugby World Cup 2015: Jean de Villiers to captain experienced South Africa squad
International Business Times / Posted 4 days ago
Jean de Villiers will lead South Africa at the 2015 Rugby World Cup after being named in Heyneke Meyer's 31-man squad for the tournament which begins next month. The 34-year-old Stormers centre suffered a horrific knee injury during a 12-6 defeat to... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Meyer names nine former World Cup winners in squadDURBAN: Several key South Africa players, including captain Jean de Villiers an
Meyer names nine former World Cup winners in squad
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 4 days ago
DURBAN: Several key South Africa players, including captain Jean de Villiers and eighth man Duane Vermeulen, have won their fitness battles and were named on Friday in the rugby World Cup squad. Coach Heyneke Meyer has chosen an experienced group... Read more
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iol.co.za
Springbok World Cup squad namedBackpagePixJean de Villiers will captain South Africa at the 2015 Rugby World C
Springbok World Cup squad named
iol.co.za / Posted 4 days ago
BackpagePixJean de Villiers will captain South Africa at the 2015 Rugby World Cup. Gerhard Duraan/BackpagePix Umhlanga, KwaZulu-Natal - Midfielder Jean de Villiers will captain South Africa at the 2015 Rugby World Cup starting mid-September in... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Rudy Paige only uncapped player in seasoned South Africa squad South Africa lock Victor Matfield has been selected to play in his fourth Wor
Rudy Paige only uncapped player in seasoned South Africa squad
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
South Africa lock Victor Matfield has been selected to play in his fourth World Cup tournament Scrum-half Rudy Paige is the solitary uncapped player named in South Africa's 31-man World... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Heyneke Meyer announces Springbok Rugby World Cup squad Springbok coach Heyneke Meyer has announced the 31 men who will carry South A
Heyneke Meyer announces Springbok Rugby World Cup squad
Eye Witness News / Posted 5 days ago
Springbok coach Heyneke Meyer has announced the 31 men who will carry South Africa's hopes in England. LEADING MAN: Springbok coach Heyneke Meyer has named his 31-man squad which will compete... Read more
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iol.co.za
Meyer flirting with World Cup rulesA trainspotter positioned outside the Springboks’ hotel in Umhlanga Rocks in Du
Meyer flirting with World Cup rules
iol.co.za / Posted 5 days ago
A trainspotter positioned outside the Springboks’ hotel in Umhlanga Rocks in Durban would be rewarded with the sad sight of one player after another packing his suitcases into a taxi as the whittling down of 44 players into the 31 that will do duty... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Keathan Klazen Wins a Trip in a LifetimeKeathan Klazen of Windhoek has won a trip of a lifetime after emerging as the l
Keathan Klazen Wins a Trip in a Lifetime
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
Keathan Klazen of Windhoek has won a trip of a lifetime after emerging as the lucky winner of a Rugby World Cup competition organised through one of its sponsors Landrover, in collaboration with The Namibian. Keathan was one of hundreds of entries... Read more
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iol.co.za
Who would you pick in Bok team?BackpagePixWith Springbok coach Heyneke Meyer set to unveil his Rugby World Cup
Who would you pick in Bok team?
iol.co.za / Posted 5 days ago
BackpagePixWith Springbok coach Heyneke Meyer set to unveil his Rugby World Cup squad today, we pick our own RWC 31-man squad. Photo: Muzi Ntombela With Springbok coach Heyneke Meyer set to unveil his Rugby World Cup squad at 6pm today, we pick our... Read more
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Super Sport
Zane, Paige set to be Bok bolters While it would have always been difficult to fit the amount of talent current
Zane, Paige set to be Bok bolters
Super Sport / Posted 5 days ago
While it would have always been difficult to fit the amount of talent currently at the Springbok camp into the 31 names that will be read out tonight, Meyer will go for the tried and trusted approach, rewarding... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Meyer's hat home to 31 green rabbitsIt would bring families together, usually around an old Bush valve radio as the
Meyer's hat home to 31 green rabbits
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 6 days ago
It would bring families together, usually around an old Bush valve radio as the names crackled over the ether. Or to join a crowd in 1931 blocking Cape Town's Long Street, where the Metropole Hotel was the venue for naming the team to tour... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
No.22As the Springboks gathered to leave for the 2007 RWC in France, captain John Sm
No.22
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 6 days ago
As the Springboks gathered to leave for the 2007 RWC in France, captain John Smit was definite about their chances of adding to the 1995 title. They were ready to deliver on the promise Jake White made when he was appointed to coach the side. The... Read more
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Super Sport
And the Springbok squad is… Friday’s announcement of the Springbok World Cup squad can’t come soon enough
And the Springbok squad is…
Super Sport / Posted 7 days ago
Friday’s announcement of the Springbok World Cup squad can’t come soon enough for Heyneke Meyer. After enduring sleepless nights and not knowing what to do, he will have finally nailed his colours to the mast and ended... Read more
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Super Sport
Boks gain revenge over Argentina It may not have been as impressive as the All Blacks earlier in the day, but
Boks gain revenge over Argentina
Super Sport / Posted 9 days ago
It may not have been as impressive as the All Blacks earlier in the day, but the Springboks bounced back from their Durban horror show last week to record a comfortable 26-12 win over Argentina in Buenos Aires on... Read more
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