Rassie Erasmus is now serving a lengthy ban from matchday activities. That doesn’t mean he can’t get a few drinks and thinly-veiled messages in.
There are plenty of people around the world who have Siya Kolisi’s signature. Chances are there’s only one who has it on a Speedo, which he happened to be wearing at the time in front of a packed house at Murrayfield.
Eddie Jones has been widely criticised for his comments regarding British tennis sensation Emma Raducanu, or “the young girl”.
Long before Siya Kolisi was a Rugby World Cup-winning captain, and an inspiration to millions around the world, he was a hungry child trying desperately to stop the pains in his stomach.
South African-born Ryno Pieterse was sent off for a horror tackle against Bordeaux in the Top 14 on Saturday. Also, who’s been teaching Pumas captain Julian Montoya Afrikaans?
To brighten your spirits this Monday, here’s your reminder that today is day 674 of 1 449 as rugby world champions. Let’s enjoy some high-quality tries.
A study published this week says that even a single season of professional rugby can result in a decline in brain function.
Rassie Erasmus and New Zealand rugby scribe Ben Smith have already traded blows on Twitter. Now the latter has called the Boks “an above-average team”.
Despite a match where numerous players may have been cited for foul play, it’s only English prop Kyle Sinckler who will face a disciplinary hearing.
The winger’s first-ever career drop goal, slotted from just inside his own half, helped Toulouse oust La Rochelle 18-8 in the French Top 14 final.
On Saturday, the British & Irish Lions play Japan in a warm-up match in Edinburgh. They fly to South Africa the following day, and a cracker of a showdown awaits.
Kiwi rugby scribe Ben Smith took aim at the Springboks, accusing the team of “ducking competition” and being overrated. Rassie Erasmus, and his daughter, couldn’t help but respond.
Nine South Africans made Stuff’s list of the world’s most influential rugby players, including Siya in 10th, and Pieter-Steph du Toit in third.
I know Thursdays are for throwbacks, but we may as well take a trip down memory lane with SuperSport’s compilation of some of Newlands’ standout rugby memories.
An anonymous donor paid for Siya’s Grey PE education, and years later, the two finally met up.
George-born Duhan van der Merwe played a huge role in his adopted country’s first win at Twickenham in 38 years, as the Scots bested the Poms 11-6.
No matter how busy you are, make sure you find four minutes to hear Cheslin describe the moment he knew the Rugby World Cup was coming home with the Springboks.
This week, the WPRFU has been dealt two serious body blows, with legal action over the redevelopment of Newlands followed by a consortium backing away from a lucrative deal.
Eight former players are set to take legal action against rugby governing bodies, with claims that the sport is a “ticking timebomb” with regards to dementia.
At last night’s World Rugby Awards Special Edition, the men’s player of the decade was crowned, along with the best XV, which included three Springboks.
Fans rejoiced last week when the Rugby Championship fixtures were announced, but it wasn’t long before the logistical nightmare became apparent.
‘Chasing the Sun’, which follows the remarkable story of how the Springboks won the 2019 Rugby World Cup, will premiere on Sunday.
A young Eben Etzebeth sitting Bismarck on his backside is just one of the massive hits featured in this video.
Farrell was given his marching orders for a dangerous tackle on 18-year-old Charlie Atkinson, and could face a lengthy suspension.
53-year-old Francois Pienaar’s decision to take a knee at the Solidarity Cup cricket match was not well-received by some members of the 1995 Rugby World Cup squad.