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Springbok Women's Sevens secure Olympic dream

Their aim was to win the Rugby Africa Women's Sevens Olympic Qualifier and secure their spot to the 2024 Olympic Games in Paris, and that is exactly what the Springbok Women's Sevens team did in Tunisia...

RWC 2023 | FRA 28-29 RSA: Seven-try thriller 

RWC 2023 - Reaction/report SAINT-DENIS - Defending champions South Africa booked a Rugby World Cup 2023 semi-final against England after beating hosts France 29-28 at Stade de France on Sunday,...

Springboks to return to Twickenham in 2024

The Springboks will resume their rivalry with England in a blockbuster fixture at Twickenham in London as part of their tour of Europe at the end of 2024, the Rugby Football Union (RFU) confirmed...

Springbok Womens squad prepare to take on Samoa

Springbok Women eager to expand rugby footprint There is deep gratitude and excitement in the ranks of the Springbok Women squad as they prepare to take on Samoa in a test match in Hermanus on Saturday...

RWC 2023 | Lukhanyo Am called into Springbok RWC squad

Lukhanyo Am, a member of the Springboks’ 2019 Rugby World Cup winning team, has been called into the 2023 squad as an injury replacement for wing Makazole Mapimpi who suffered a fractured cheekbone...

RWC 2023 | Springboks get the job done and now wait

The Springboks all but guaranteed their place in the Rugby World Cup quarter-finals – barring a mathematical miracle for Scotland – by edging their way to a 49-18 victory (halftime 21-8) over a feisty...

Junior Springbok Women squad for 2023 named

  Four players with international experience have been included in the Junior Springbok Women’s squad that was named in Mthatha on Thursday at the conclusion of the SA Rugby U20 Women's Week. Western...

RWC 2023 | Pollard back for Tonga

Handre Pollard will play his first Test since August 2022 and Marco van Staden will wear the No 16 jersey as replacement hooker for the first time when the Springboks meet Tonga in Marseille on Sunday,...

RWC 2023 | Ireland edge Boks in Paris thriller

A monumental contest between the two teams rated the best in the world went down to an achingly narrow wire as Ireland edged a seismic Rugby World Cup Pool B clash 13-8 (halftime 7-3) at the Stade...

Springbok Women excited to be measured against Baabaas

  It will be a reunion of sorts for Catha Jacobs at Athlone Stadium on Saturday when the Springbok Women No 8 lines up for her country against the Barbarians in what she believes will be a highly...