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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 43 minutes ago
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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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 15 hours ago
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 20 hours 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
Meyer Meets Bok Transformation DemandsSpringbok coach Heyneke Meyer has met his transformation demands by naming nine
Meyer Meets Bok Transformation Demands
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 hours 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 21 hours 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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Canberra Times
South African party asks court to ban SpringboksSpringbok Eben Etzebeth on his way to scoring a try against the World XV rugby
South African party asks court to ban Springboks
Canberra Times / Posted 22 hours ago
Springbok Eben Etzebeth on his way to scoring a try against the World XV rugby team in Cape Town, South Africa in July. Photo: Schalk van Zuydam A South African political party asked a court to prevent the country's rugby team from participating in... 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 yesterday
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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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 yesterday
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 yesterday
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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iol.co.za
Meyer’s heartfelt plea: back usREUTERSSkipper Jean de Villiers and coach Heyneke Meyer shake hands after the a
Meyer’s heartfelt plea: back us
iol.co.za / Posted 2 days ago
REUTERSSkipper Jean de Villiers and coach Heyneke Meyer shake hands after the announcement of the team to represent SA in the Rugby World Cup. Picture: Rogan Ward Durban – Heyneke Meyer invoked the spirit of Nelson Mandela and several of his senior... 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 2 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 2 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 2 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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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 2 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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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 3 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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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 3 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 3 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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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 3 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 3 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 3 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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iafrica.com
Bok World Cup squad namedJean de Villiers (centre) models the 2015 Rugby World Cup Springbok jersey. Cre
Bok World Cup squad named
iafrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
Jean de Villiers (centre) models the 2015 Rugby World Cup Springbok jersey. Credit: AFP Heyneke Meyer on Friday named his 31-man Springbok squad for the upcoming Rugby World Cup in England. Heyneke Meyer on Friday named his 31-man Springbok squad... 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 3 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 3 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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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 4 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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The New Zealand Herald
Rugby World Cup: Player power rankingsKieran Read, Richie McCaw and Ma'a Nonu of the All Blacks perform the haka. Pho
Rugby World Cup: Player power rankings
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 4 days ago
Kieran Read, Richie McCaw and Ma'a Nonu of the All Blacks perform the haka. Photo / Getty Images. Welcome to the first edition of the Herald's Player Power Rankings (PPR) as we look ahead to next month's World Cup in England. A three-person panel... 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 4 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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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Meyer has plenty of Springbok selection posersJOHANNESBURG - South Africa coach Heyneke Meyer names his 31-man Rugby World Cu
Meyer has plenty of Springbok selection posers
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 5 days ago
JOHANNESBURG - South Africa coach Heyneke Meyer names his 31-man Rugby World Cup squad Friday with injuries, form and race some of the issues occupying his mind. (From L) South African Springboks' Eben Etzebeth, Jean de Villiers and Tendai Mtawarira... 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 5 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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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 5 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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iafrica.com
Province keep their big BoksWestern Province continue to make important signings as the Western Cape outfit
Province keep their big Boks
iafrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
Western Province continue to make important signings as the Western Cape outfit looks to the future. Springbok stars Frans Malherbe, Eben Etzebeth, Siya Kolisi and Damian de Allende have all committed their long-term rugby futures to Province and... Read more
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Super Sport
Boks cut down on their props Springbok scrum coach Pieter de Villiers has confirmed that there will be fiv
Boks cut down on their props
Super Sport / Posted 5 days ago
Springbok scrum coach Pieter de Villiers has confirmed that there will be five props included in the 31-man Rugby World Cup squad that will be announced here in Umhlanga Rocks on Friday night. With modern rugby laws as... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Bok Quartet Commit to WP RugbySpringbok stars Frans Malherbe, Eben Etzebeth, Siya Kolisi and Damian de Allend
Bok Quartet Commit to WP Rugby
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
Springbok stars Frans Malherbe, Eben Etzebeth, Siya Kolisi and Damian de Allende have all committed their long-term rugby futures to Western Province and the Stormers. Prop Malherbe, lock Etzebeth, flank Kolisi and centre De Allende are in... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
WP get quartet of crucial signaturesLock Eben Etzebeth, prop Frans Malherbe, flank Siya Kolisi and centre Damian de
WP get quartet of crucial signatures
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 6 days ago
Lock Eben Etzebeth, prop Frans Malherbe, flank Siya Kolisi and centre Damian de Allende have all committed to new long- term contracts. The quartet have chosen to stay as they are also all recipients of new South African Rugby Union (Saru)... Read more
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Super Sport
Bok quartet stay commited to WP Western Province Rugby has announced that Springbok stars Frans Malherbe, Ebe
Bok quartet stay commited to WP
Super Sport / Posted 6 days ago
Western Province Rugby has announced that Springbok stars Frans Malherbe, Eben Etzebeth, Siya Kolisi and Damian de Allende have decided to remain committed to the union going forward. The quartet have decided to... Read more
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Super Sport
Bok quartet commit to Western Province Rugby Western Province Rugby has announced that Springbok stars Frans Malherbe, Ebe
Bok quartet commit to Western Province Rugby
Super Sport / Posted 6 days ago
Western Province Rugby has announced that Springbok stars Frans Malherbe, Eben Etzebeth, Siya Kolisi and Damian de Allende have decided to remain committed to the union going forward. The quartet have... 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 7 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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iol.co.za
Meyer’s month to find answersBackpagePixBok coach Heyneke Meyer has one month before the Rugby World Cup kic
Meyer’s month to find answers
iol.co.za / Posted 12 days ago
BackpagePixBok coach Heyneke Meyer has one month before the Rugby World Cup kicks off, and there are questions that needs answering. Muzi Ntombela/BackpagePix The next time we see the Springboks in action it will be in their opening game of the... Read more
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iol.co.za
Basking with rugby in beautiful BathLondon - Jane Austen is going to be the second British woman, after the Queen,
Basking with rugby in beautiful Bath
iol.co.za / Posted 13 days ago
London - Jane Austen is going to be the second British woman, after the Queen, whose face is to be etched on the back of the British pound. It will do as much to elevate Bath, the fashionable Georgian city nestling at the base of seven Cotswold... Read more
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iol.co.za
Boks savour calm before World Cup stormINDEPENDENT MEDIAThe Springboks have no further warm-up matches be fore the ann
Boks savour calm before World Cup storm
iol.co.za / Posted 13 days ago
INDEPENDENT MEDIAThe Springboks have no further warm-up matches be fore the announcement of the World Cup squad. File picture: Leon Lestrade Cape Town – Since there are no further warm-up matches for the Springboks it will bring a calmness over the... Read more
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iol.co.za
Midfield dilemma for WPRyan Wilkisky/BackpagePixWestern Province may gamble on a completely new centre
Midfield dilemma for WP
iol.co.za / Posted 15 days ago
Ryan Wilkisky/BackpagePixWestern Province may gamble on a completely new centre combination for the North-South derby against the Blue Bulls. Ryan Wilkisky/BackpagePix Western Province may gamble on a completely new centre combination for Saturday... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Boks End Losing Run in Buenos AiresThe Springboks put an end to their losing run with a 26-12 win over Argentina i
Boks End Losing Run in Buenos Aires
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
The Springboks put an end to their losing run with a 26-12 win over Argentina in Buenos Aires on Saturday. As it happened: Argentina go down to the Boks The Boks led 20-9 at the break. Pat Lambie opened the scoring in the sixth minute with a... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Lambie Shines as Boks Earn Some RedemptionSeldom has there been a more almighty collapse of a team's strength turning int
Lambie Shines as Boks Earn Some Redemption
Bleacher Report / Posted 16 days ago
Seldom has there been a more almighty collapse of a team's strength turning into an apparent weakness than Argentina's set piece, which crumbled in Buenos Aires after standing up so well in South Africa. Hourcade's men won just three of their eight... Read more
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iol.co.za
Polished Boks redeem themselvesAPSA's Bryan Habana is tackled by Argentina's Los Pumas Juan Manuel Leguizamon
Polished Boks redeem themselves
iol.co.za / Posted 16 days ago
APSA's Bryan Habana is tackled by Argentina's Los Pumas Juan Manuel Leguizamon during the thriller in Buenos Aires. Cape Town – South Africa turned in a vastly-improved performance to defeat Argentina 26-12 in the international friendly at the Vélez... Read more
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IAfrica South African Business News
Boks get their revengeSouth Africa avenged a humiliating Rugby Championship home loss to Argentina la
Boks get their revenge
IAfrica South African Business News / Posted 16 days ago
South Africa avenged a humiliating Rugby Championship home loss to Argentina last weekend with a 26-12 World Cup warm-up triumph in Buenos Aires Saturday. Wingers Bryan Habana and Lwazi Mvovo scored first-half tries during a five-minute purple patch... Read more
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FOXSPORTS.com.au
Pumas unable to replicate Durban triumph as they go down at home to SpringboksSOUTH Africa avenged a humiliating Rugby Championship home loss to Argentina la
Pumas unable to replicate Durban triumph as they go down at home to Springboks
FOXSPORTS.com.au / Posted 16 days ago
SOUTH Africa avenged a humiliating Rugby Championship home loss to Argentina last weekend with a 26-12 World Cup warm-up triumph in Buenos Aires on Sunday morning AEST. Wingers Bryan Habana and Lwazi Mvovo scored first-half tries during a... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Springboks get revenge against ArgentinaSpringboks winger Lwazi Mvovo stretches out to score against the Pumas. Photo /
Springboks get revenge against Argentina
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 16 days ago
Springboks winger Lwazi Mvovo stretches out to score against the Pumas. Photo / Getty South Africa avenged a first ever loss to Argentina by rebounding with a 26-12 win on Saturday, a desperately-needed boost ahead of the Rugby World Cup. Facing... Read more
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SportsFan
Springboks take revenge on ArgentinaSouth Africa avenged a humiliating Rugby Championship home loss to Argentina la
Springboks take revenge on Argentina
SportsFan / Posted 16 days ago
South Africa avenged a humiliating Rugby Championship home loss to Argentina last weekend with a 26-12 World Cup warm-up triumph in Buenos Aires Saturday. Wingers Bryan Habana and Lwazi Mvovo scored first-half tries during a five-minute purple patch... Read more
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iafrica.com
Boks get their revengeSouth Africa took revenge for last week's aberration, beating Argentina 26-12 i
Boks get their revenge
iafrica.com / Posted 16 days ago
South Africa took revenge for last week's aberration, beating Argentina 26-12 in Buenos Aires on Saturday. Not only did the Springboks make amends for last week's hammering in Durban, but they kept the Pumas tryless. The other positives included a... Read more
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iol.co.za
Lambie’s chance to shineBackpagePixPat Lambie gets another chance to cement his place as first-choice f
Lambie’s chance to shine
iol.co.za / Posted 16 days ago
BackpagePixPat Lambie gets another chance to cement his place as first-choice flyhalf for Bok when the Boks face Argentina. Muzi Ntombela/BackpagePix The Springboksstepped off their plane in the Argentine capital on Thursday to be blown back by a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Matfield Calls for Marked ImprovementSpringbok captain Victor Matfield on Friday called for an improvement in all fa
Matfield Calls for Marked Improvement
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 days ago
Springbok captain Victor Matfield on Friday called for an improvement in all facets of play for the return match against Argentina in Buenos Aires on Saturday evening (21:40 SA time). The Boks lost to the Pumas in Durban last weekend and Matfield,... Read more
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