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iafrica.com
Boks to face All Blacks in Pretoria in 2018The Springboks’ Rugby Championship home fixtures for 2018 were confirmed on Mon
iafrica.com / Posted an hour ago
The Springboks’ Rugby Championship home fixtures for 2018 were confirmed on Monday with matches scheduled for Pretoria, Durban and Port Elizabeth in the 22nd edition of the Southern Hemisphere Championship. The Wallabies will appear in Port... Read more
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NZCity
All Blacks returning to PretoriaThe All Blacks will play in Pretoria for the first time since 2006 when they fa
NZCity / Posted 12 hours ago
The All Blacks will play in Pretoria for the first time since 2006 when they face the Springboks next year. Their final match of the 2018 Rugby Championship will be on October 6 at Loftus Versfeld, where New Zealand have won four of their five Tests... Read more
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Eye Witness News
2018 Rugby Championship fixtures announced The Springboks will start their campaign against Argentina on 18 August at Ki
Eye Witness News / Posted 15 hours ago
The Springboks will start their campaign against Argentina on 18 August at Kings Park Stadium in Durban. FILE: Springbok flank Siya Kolisi greets fans as the team does a victory lap at Newlands. Picture:... Read more
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sportsmole
France win vote to host Rugby World Cup for third time in 2023will be extremely disappointed, obviously. I am delighted for France. It's goin
sportsmole / Posted 17 hours ago
will be extremely disappointed, obviously. I am delighted for France. It's going to be a really exciting tournament." France has staged the competition on two previous occasions, last doing so in 2007 when the Springboks beat England in the... Read more
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EuroNews
Boks to play New Zealand in Pretoria in 2018 Rugby ChampionshipCAPETOWN (Reuters) – South African Rugby have announced the venues for the Spri
EuroNews / Posted 18 hours ago
CAPETOWN (Reuters) – South African Rugby have announced the venues for the Springboks’ three home matches in the 2018 Rugby Championship, including a fixture against world champions New Zealand in Pretoria. The Boks will start their campaign at... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Stormers Confirm Jj Engelbrecht ReturnSP Marais, Craig Barry and Michal Hazner are the backline players that have sig
AllAfrica.com / Posted 20 hours ago
SP Marais, Craig Barry and Michal Hazner are the backline players that have signed extensions. Of course, the likes of Springboks Bongi Mbonambi, Frans Malherbe, Eben Etzebeth and Pieter-Steph du Toit are also all currently on contracts which... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
All Blacks Head for Loftus in 2018The Springboks' 2018 Rugby Championship home fixtures were confirmed on Monday
AllAfrica.com / Posted 20 hours ago
The Springboks' 2018 Rugby Championship home fixtures were confirmed on Monday with matches scheduled for Durban, Port Elizabeth and Pretoria in the 22nd edition of the southern hemisphere championship. The Wallabies will appear in Port Elizabeth... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Boks to play New Zealand in Pretoria in 2018 Rugby ChampionshipCAPE TOWN: South African Rugby have announced the venues for the Springboks’ th
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 20 hours ago
CAPE TOWN: South African Rugby have announced the venues for the Springboks’ three home matches in the 2018 Rugby Championship, including a fixture against world champions New Zealand in Pretoria. The Boks will start their campaign at King’s Park in... Read more
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Daily Mail
Nizaam Carr proud to represent South Africa's Islamic communityhe said. 'I've represented the Stormers 83 or 84 times, played for Western Prov
Daily Mail / Posted 3 days ago
he said. 'I've represented the Stormers 83 or 84 times, played for Western Province, won the Currie Cup and played for the Springboks. I was the first Muslim to do that. 'A lot of them wanted to play for these teams, but they couldn't so when they... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Magnificent Sevens - Seven Talking Points Before the Cape Town SevensGames scattered in between - but this team is already building on their legacy.
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
Games scattered in between - but this team is already building on their legacy. By ANTOINETTE MULLER. While the Springboks were rough and tumbling their way through another miserable outing against Wales on Saturday, the Blitzboks were... Read more
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Limerick Post
Taute says Stander and O'Mahony will stay with Munsterloves Munster and he shows it the way he plays. Peter grew up in Munster and he
Limerick Post / Posted 3 days ago
loves Munster and he shows it the way he plays. Peter grew up in Munster and he’s the club captain,” said Taute.Munster’s Springboks Jaco Taute and CJ Stander. “At the end of the day, it comes down to their individual choices. Where they are... Read more
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walesonline
The autumn's best and worst Wales players, according to the statspenalties came in his solitary outing of the campaign, against South Africa, as
walesonline / Posted 4 days ago
penalties came in his solitary outing of the campaign, against South Africa, as the tight-head found the issues set by the Springboks’ scrum as hard to solve as the Boolean Pythagorean Triples Problem. Playing on the edge, Josh Navidi transgressed... Read more
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walesonline
The Wales scrum-half merry-go-round and where it leaves Gatlandfield against Georgia and used his experience to guide his side to the finish l
walesonline / Posted 4 days ago
field against Georgia and used his experience to guide his side to the finish line when he replaced Aled Davies against the Springboks. As it stands with the new Welsh Rugby Union senior player selection policy, when Webb departs for Toulon in the... Read more
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iafrica.com
Death knell of the Currie CupSuper Rugby play-offs, it became very entertaining in the latter rounds - espec
iafrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Super Rugby play-offs, it became very entertaining in the latter rounds - especially the play-offs - when a sprinkling of Springboks returned to the competition. Sadly, the proposed (preferred) version that is on the cards for 2018 will be a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Powell Reaffirms Commitment to BlitzboksSpringbok Sevens coach Neil Powell has reiterated that while he is prepared to
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
Springbok Sevens coach Neil Powell has reiterated that while he is prepared to help out the Springboks in any capacity, he is fully committed to the Blitzboks. Powell has guided the Blitzboks to the top of the pile in the Sevens world and they will... Read more
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iafrica.com
Etzebeth hits back at captaincy commentsis acknowledged as being the best captain of a franchise team in South Africa a
iafrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
is acknowledged as being the best captain of a franchise team in South Africa and he was outstanding when he captained the Springboks. When he got injured, Siya Kolisi, who is another franchise captain, was playing well enough to take over. I know... Read more
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walesonline
Wales’ bond with binge drinking is to blame for rugby's problememphatic performances against southern hemisphere opposition. But after the te
walesonline / Posted 5 days ago
emphatic performances against southern hemisphere opposition. But after the team edged that tense encounter against the Springboks on Saturday, they made a lovely gesture towards a group of former players who remind all of us that sometimes a... Read more
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walesonline
The phenomenal England youngster Welsh rugby bosses are watchingleading the way in the Guinness PRO14 on 132, with the Dragons’ James Benjamin
walesonline / Posted 6 days ago
leading the way in the Guinness PRO14 on 132, with the Dragons’ James Benjamin (126) next in line. And in France’s Top 14, Springboks star Willem Alberts is out on top, having put in 123 tackles for Stade Francais.Lewis Ludlow on the charge for... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Munster set to name new defence coachsince 2007 and helped them reach the 2016 Super Rugby final, worked with new Mu
Irish Examiner / Posted 6 days ago
since 2007 and helped them reach the 2016 Super Rugby final, worked with new Munster head coach Johann van Graan during the Springboks’ 2016 winter tour and, like his potential next boss, started his coaching career as a video analyst. Van Graan... Read more
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walesonline
The three Wales players who impressed Shane Williams mostbeen plenty of doom and gloom surrounding Wales’ autumn campaign, even though i
walesonline / Posted 7 days ago
been plenty of doom and gloom surrounding Wales’ autumn campaign, even though it ended with a much-needed victory over the Springboks on Saturday. There has been talk of a lack of progress, of Warren Gatland’s side stagnating in 2017, and I do... Read more
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iafrica.com
World rankings: Boks season comes full circleThe Springboks will end 2017 where they started it, in sixth place in the World
iafrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
The Springboks will end 2017 where they started it, in sixth place in the World Rugby rankings after falling one place on the back of their loss to Wales in Cardiff. South Africa's fifth loss of 2017 has seen them fall one place with Scotland the... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
Defiant Coetzee unfazed by the mounting calls for his headDefiant Springboks coach Allister Coetzee has come out with guns blazing and is
Daily Dispatch / Posted 7 days ago
Defiant Springboks coach Allister Coetzee has come out with guns blazing and is unfazed by the mounting calls for his head. Just minutes after landing at OR Tambo International Airport after returning from the Boks’ tour of Europe on Monday‚ Coetzee... Read more
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walesonline
The men who could solve what is perhaps Wales' biggest problembreakdown for the Aaron Smith-Beauden Barrett 9-10 axis to show their wares. W
walesonline / Posted 7 days ago
breakdown for the Aaron Smith-Beauden Barrett 9-10 axis to show their wares. Without strong carriers you have the likes of Springboks hooker Malcolm Marx ruling the breakdown roost as he did in Cardiff on Saturday. So who are the men who could... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kolisi - Springboks Lacked MaturitySiya Kolisi believes that maturity was the difference between the Springboks an
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
Siya Kolisi believes that maturity was the difference between the Springboks and Wales in Saturday's Test at the Principality Stadium in Cardiff. The Boks, having gone 14-0 down in the first eight minutes, went on to lose 24-22. READ: Kolisi: Coach... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kolisi - Allister Has 'Bitten the Bullet' for UsRegardless of the result, Saturday was a day to remember for Siya Kolisi as he
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
Regardless of the result, Saturday was a day to remember for Siya Kolisi as he found himself captaining the Springboks for the first time. With the Springboks 21-10 down against Wales in Cardiff on Saturday, regular captain Eben Etzebeth was unable... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Springbok coach defiant after Wales defeatTOWN - South Africa coach Allister Coetzee said he would not resign as speculat
Eye Witness News / Posted 8 days ago
TOWN - South Africa coach Allister Coetzee said he would not resign as speculation over his future at the helm of the Springboks was ramped up in the wake of their defeat by Wales on Saturday. Pundits have been speculating for weeks that... Read more
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iafrica.com
We have a great coach - KolisiSpringboks flank Siya Kolisi profusely defended under-firing Allister Coetzee's
iafrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
Springboks flank Siya Kolisi profusely defended under-firing Allister Coetzee's role as head coach, claiming that he is fitting of the position. Kolisi took the captain's armband after Eben Etzebeth was forced off the field just before halftime... Read more
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iafrica.com
Gatland breathes sigh of reliefsaw them snatch a victory that had looked far from likely early on in the game.
iafrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
saw them snatch a victory that had looked far from likely early on in the game. A third try from Jesse Kriel saw the Springboks briefly take the lead before Leigh Halfpenny's decisive penalty 12 minutes from time. "It's a bit of relief,"... Read more
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Gulf News
Springbok coach defiant after Wales defeatSouth Africa coach Allister Coetzee said he would not resign as speculation ove
Gulf News / Posted 8 days ago
South Africa coach Allister Coetzee said he would not resign as speculation over his future at the helm of the Springboks was ramped up in the wake of their defeat by Wales on Saturday.Pundits have been speculating for weeks that... Read more
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walesonline
Wales v South Africa tactical analysis - why Gatland's men wonfinished their autumn on a high as they ground out a 24-22 win over South Afric
walesonline / Posted 8 days ago
finished their autumn on a high as they ground out a 24-22 win over South Africa to make it three wins in a row against the Springboks in Cardiff. A flying start from Wales looked to have victory wrapped up at half-time, only for the Boks to come... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Gatland happy for Wales to stay under the radar in Six Nationstries, while his midfield partner Scott Williams also touched down as the home
Oxford Mail / Posted 8 days ago
tries, while his midfield partner Scott Williams also touched down as the home side built an 18-point lead. But the Springboks fought back to lead through touchdowns from Warrik Gelant, Handre Pollard and Jesse Kriel, before a 68th-minute... Read more
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Gazette
Gatland happy for Wales to stay under the radar in Six Nationstries, while his midfield partner Scott Williams also touched down as the home
Gazette / Posted 8 days ago
tries, while his midfield partner Scott Williams also touched down as the home side built an 18-point lead. But the Springboks fought back to lead through touchdowns from Warrik Gelant, Handre Pollard and Jesse Kriel, before a 68th-minute... Read more
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guardian-series
Gatland happy for Wales to stay under the radar in Six Nationstries, while his midfield partner Scott Williams also touched down as the home
guardian-series / Posted 8 days ago
tries, while his midfield partner Scott Williams also touched down as the home side built an 18-point lead. But the Springboks fought back to lead through touchdowns from Warrik Gelant, Handre Pollard and Jesse Kriel, before a 68th-minute... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
Gatland happy for Wales to stay under the radar in Six Nationstries, while his midfield partner Scott Williams also touched down as the home
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 8 days ago
tries, while his midfield partner Scott Williams also touched down as the home side built an 18-point lead. But the Springboks fought back to lead through touchdowns from Warrik Gelant, Handre Pollard and Jesse Kriel, before a 68th-minute... Read more
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Harrow Times
Gatland happy for Wales to stay under the radar in Six Nationstries, while his midfield partner Scott Williams also touched down as the home
Harrow Times / Posted 8 days ago
tries, while his midfield partner Scott Williams also touched down as the home side built an 18-point lead. But the Springboks fought back to lead through touchdowns from Warrik Gelant, Handre Pollard and Jesse Kriel, before a 68th-minute... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
Gatland happy for Wales to stay under the radar in Six Nationstries, while his midfield partner Scott Williams also touched down as the home
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 8 days ago
tries, while his midfield partner Scott Williams also touched down as the home side built an 18-point lead. But the Springboks fought back to lead through touchdowns from Warrik Gelant, Handre Pollard and Jesse Kriel, before a 68th-minute... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
Gatland happy for Wales to stay under the radar in Six Nationstries, while his midfield partner Scott Williams also touched down as the home
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 8 days ago
tries, while his midfield partner Scott Williams also touched down as the home side built an 18-point lead. But the Springboks fought back to lead through touchdowns from Warrik Gelant, Handre Pollard and Jesse Kriel, before a 68th-minute... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Gatland happy for Wales to stay under the radar in Six Nationstries, while his midfield partner Scott Williams also touched down as the home
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 8 days ago
tries, while his midfield partner Scott Williams also touched down as the home side built an 18-point lead. But the Springboks fought back to lead through touchdowns from Warrik Gelant, Handre Pollard and Jesse Kriel, before a 68th-minute... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Gatland happy for Wales to stay under the radar in Six Nationstries, while his midfield partner Scott Williams also touched down as the home
EveningTimes Online / Posted 8 days ago
tries, while his midfield partner Scott Williams also touched down as the home side built an 18-point lead. But the Springboks fought back to lead through touchdowns from Warrik Gelant, Handre Pollard and Jesse Kriel, before a 68th-minute... Read more
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The News and Star
Gatland happy for Wales to stay under the radar in Six Nationstries, while his midfield partner Scott Williams also touched down as the home
The News and Star / Posted 8 days ago
tries, while his midfield partner Scott Williams also touched down as the home side built an 18-point lead. But the Springboks fought back to lead through touchdowns from Warrik Gelant, Handre Pollard and Jesse Kriel, before a 68th-minute... Read more
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Canberra Times
NZ-born Hadleigh Parkes scores twice on Wales debut in win over South Africapositives we can take from this." If there was one negative for Gatland it was
Canberra Times / Posted 8 days ago
positives we can take from this." If there was one negative for Gatland it was the penalty count which was 10-3 in the Springboks' favour. Dan Biggar was the only injury concern, coming off with a head injury and the outside-half is a doubt for... Read more
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Whitehaven News
Gatland happy for Wales to stay under the radar in Six Nationstries, while his midfield partner Scott Williams also touched down as the home
Whitehaven News / Posted 8 days ago
tries, while his midfield partner Scott Williams also touched down as the home side built an 18-point lead. But the Springboks fought back to lead through touchdowns from Warrik Gelant, Handre Pollard and Jesse Kriel, before a 68th-minute... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
Gatland happy for Wales to stay under the radar in Six Nationstries, while his midfield partner Scott Williams also touched down as the home
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 8 days ago
tries, while his midfield partner Scott Williams also touched down as the home side built an 18-point lead. But the Springboks fought back to lead through touchdowns from Warrik Gelant, Handre Pollard and Jesse Kriel, before a 68th-minute... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Springbok coach defiant after Wales defeatREUTERS: South Africa coach Allister Coetzee said he would not resign as specul
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 8 days ago
REUTERS: South Africa coach Allister Coetzee said he would not resign as speculation over his future at the helm of the Springboks was ramped up in the wake of their defeat by Wales on Saturday. Pundits have been speculating for weeks that Coetzee... Read more
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EuroNews
Springbok coach defiant after Wales defeat(Reuters) – South Africa coach Allister Coetzee said he would not resign as spe
EuroNews / Posted 8 days ago
(Reuters) – South Africa coach Allister Coetzee said he would not resign as speculation over his future at the helm of the Springboks was ramped up in the wake of their defeat by Wales on Saturday. Pundits have been speculating for weeks that Coetzee... Read more
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walesonline
McGeechan - Why Wales are lagging behind home nationspushed on the least this autumn. Scotland have got real momentum now, Ireland s
walesonline / Posted 8 days ago
pushed on the least this autumn. Scotland have got real momentum now, Ireland showed what a good team can do against the Springboks, England won all three of theirs and have a clear system. "Wales, I feel, are still trying to redefine their... Read more
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IAfrica South African Business News
Coetzee not going anywhereas South Africa head coach following reports Saturday’s 22-24 defeat to Wales w
IAfrica South African Business News / Posted 8 days ago
as South Africa head coach following reports Saturday’s 22-24 defeat to Wales would be his last match at the helm. The Springboks trailed 3-21 shortly before half-time in Cardiff but mounted an epic fightback that almost earned them the... Read more
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walesonline
The winners and losers from Wales v South AfricaWales ended another gruelling autumn campaign with a welcome 24-22 win over the
walesonline / Posted 8 days ago
Wales ended another gruelling autumn campaign with a welcome 24-22 win over the Springboks in Cardiff. Having surged into a 21-3 lead, Warren Gatland's depleted side looked like going down to another agonising defeat to one of the southern... Read more
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walesonline
Wales have plenty of work to do ahead of Six Nationswas just so many unforced errors from both sides with Wales having capitalised
walesonline / Posted 8 days ago
was just so many unforced errors from both sides with Wales having capitalised on some schoolboy errors from the Springboks to blast into a 14-point lead inside eight astonishing minutes. The vision and pinpoint accuracy of Dan Biggar... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
Bok coach Coetzee is 'not going anywhere'and that two could have gone the other way but his detractors will remind him a
Daily Dispatch / Posted 8 days ago
and that two could have gone the other way but his detractors will remind him about the lack of quality in the teams the Springboks vanquished this year. France‚ Italy and Argentina don’t rank among the game’s trendsetters at the moment. He... Read more
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