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# boks - Sunday 27 October, 2019

Gatland's Wales and Rassie's Boks to battle for final spot against England
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# Slugfest

Gatland's Wales and Rassie's Boks to battle for final spot against England

Oct 27th 2019, 1:15 AM 8,305 Views 22 Comments

The second semi-final in Yokohama promises to be a brutally physical affair.

# boks - Thursday 24 October, 2019

Blow for the Boks as Cheslin Kolbe ruled out of World Cup semi-final
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# Absent

Blow for the Boks as Cheslin Kolbe ruled out of World Cup semi-final

Oct 24th 2019, 7:16 AM 7,773 Views 4 Comments

The prolific 23-year-old Sbu Nkosi comes onto the right wing for the clash with Wales.

# boks - Tuesday 8 October, 2019

Reinach sets World Cup hat-trick record as Springboks thrash Canada
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# Boks

Reinach sets World Cup hat-trick record as Springboks thrash Canada

Oct 8th 2019, 1:30 PM 11,756 Views 11 Comments

South Africa ran in 10 tries, including the scrum-half’s 11-minute treble.

# boks - Saturday 28 September, 2019

South Africa rout Namibia 57-3 to get up and running
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# Boks

South Africa rout Namibia 57-3 to get up and running

Sep 28th 2019, 1:00 PM 4,111 Views 1 Comment

The Boks lost on the opening weekend to New Zealand.

# boks - Saturday 20 July, 2019

Two-try debutant Herschel Jantjies stars for Springboks
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# Boks

Two-try debutant Herschel Jantjies stars for Springboks

Jul 20th 2019, 8:08 PM 15,611 Views 16 Comments

The Rugby Championship got underway in Johannesburg.

# boks - Wednesday 17 July, 2019

Ulster's Coetzee returns to Springboks 23 for first time in four years
# Comeback
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# Comeback

Ulster's Coetzee returns to Springboks 23 for first time in four years

Jul 17th 2019, 2:59 PM 6,255 Views 5 Comments

The powerful back row has been named on the bench for Saturday’s Rugby Championship clash with Australia.

# boks - Tuesday 14 May, 2019

Springboks 10 Pollard signs for Montpellier as Steyn returns to Bulls
# Exodus
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# Exodus

Springboks 10 Pollard signs for Montpellier as Steyn returns to Bulls

May 14th 2019, 4:14 PM 5,778 Views 5 Comments

Meanwhile, Sale Sharks have added more South Africans to their squad for next season.

# boks - Friday 2 November, 2018

Chris Ashton set to end four-year England exile as Tuilagi pulls out
# Splash Zone
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# Splash Zone

Chris Ashton set to end four-year England exile as Tuilagi pulls out

Nov 2nd 2018, 1:12 PM 7,775 Views 7 Comments

The powerful centre has a groin complaint, but is expected to be fit for the Test against New Zealand next week.

# boks - Monday 13 November, 2017

Coetzee defends ill-disciplined Springboks after Dublin hammering
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# Boks

Coetzee defends ill-disciplined Springboks after Dublin hammering

Nov 13th 2017, 2:36 PM 6,569 Views 8 Comments

The Springboks slumped to a record 38-3 defeat to Ireland in Dublin on Saturday.

# boks - Saturday 19 November, 2016

Forza O'Shea! Italy dig deep to stun Springboks
# Veni Vidi Vici
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# Veni Vidi Vici

Forza O'Shea! Italy dig deep to stun Springboks

Nov 19th 2016, 4:09 PM 12,572 Views 22 Comments

Tries from Habana and DeAllende inside the first 16 minutes were not enough of a cushion for a shabby South Africa outfit.

# boks - Saturday 20 August, 2016

Last-gasp Whiteley try gives Boks victory in thriller against Pumas
# Late Winner
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# Late Winner

Last-gasp Whiteley try gives Boks victory in thriller against Pumas

Aug 20th 2016, 6:49 PM 4,505 Views 0 Comments

Allister Coetzee’s side got their Rugby Championship off to a winning start.

# boks - Thursday 28 July, 2016

Erasmus moulding new role to suit 'what's best for Munster'
# Director
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# Director

Erasmus moulding new role to suit 'what's best for Munster'

Jul 28th 2016, 11:34 AM 7,213 Views 5 Comments

The South African also talks about his first time encountering the province.

# boks - Sunday 26 June, 2016

My kind of town: Iain Henderson turns focus to shocking the All Blacks
# Homeward Bound
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# Homeward Bound

My kind of town: Iain Henderson turns focus to shocking the All Blacks

Jun 26th 2016, 1:04 PM 7,074 Views 2 Comments

The sides meet in Chicago and Dublin in November.

# boks - Thursday 23 June, 2016

Schmidt 'utterly confident' Ireland have the energy to end long season with series win
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# Boks It Off

Schmidt 'utterly confident' Ireland have the energy to end long season with series win

Jun 23rd 2016, 3:12 PM 3,852 Views 6 Comments

The Kiwi says his players are always motivated and won’t need reminding before Saturday’s deciding third Test.

# boks - Saturday 18 June, 2016

"I think I've won Joe over" - Craig Gilroy ready to take chance against Boks
# Tour De Force
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# Tour De Force

"I think I've won Joe over" - Craig Gilroy ready to take chance against Boks

Jun 18th 2016, 7:32 AM 4,737 Views 10 Comments

The Ulsterman’s in line to win his eighth cap this evening.

# boks - Saturday 11 June, 2016

Ireland start second half as they mean to go on with Conor Murray try
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# Boks

Ireland start second half as they mean to go on with Conor Murray try

Jun 11th 2016, 5:29 PM 8,344 Views 15 Comments

The 14-man visitors are on the front foot.

# boks - Tuesday 10 May, 2016

'I like the niggly stuff' - Stander ready to be Springboks' target
# Homecoming
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# Homecoming

'I like the niggly stuff' - Stander ready to be Springboks' target

May 10th 2016, 6:00 AM 5,494 Views 18 Comments

The 26-year-old is aware there will be extra focus on him in South Africa.

# boks - Thursday 28 April, 2016

Healy believes he needs big finish to season to make Irish squad for South Africa
# Matt Finish
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# Matt Finish

Healy believes he needs big finish to season to make Irish squad for South Africa

Apr 28th 2016, 10:41 AM 4,647 Views 5 Comments

The first priority is helping Connacht into a first ever Pro12 semi-final.

# boks - Wednesday 22 July, 2015

An old familiar face is back in the Springboks team to face the All Blacks
# Comeback
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# Comeback

An old familiar face is back in the Springboks team to face the All Blacks

Jul 22nd 2015, 11:08 AM 8,165 Views 6 Comments

Heinrich Brüssow is set for his first South Africa start since 2011.

# boks - Thursday 9 July, 2015

Pienaar and 'Boks up against Botha and 7 more Toulon stars in World XV
# Bakkies Home
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# Bakkies Home

Pienaar and 'Boks up against Botha and 7 more Toulon stars in World XV

Jul 9th 2015, 1:42 PM 6,803 Views 1 Comment

South Africa head coach Heyneke Meyer has named an experimental midfield including the exciting 21-year-old Jesse Kriel.

# boks - Monday 1 December, 2014

Jean De Villiers is facing a real fight to be fit for the World Cup next year
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# Boks

Jean De Villiers is facing a real fight to be fit for the World Cup next year

Dec 1st 2014, 8:23 PM 7,030 Views 3 Comments

The former Munster man suffered a horrific looking knee injury in Cardiff.

# boks - Tuesday 1 July, 2014

Major blow for South Africa as du Preez ruled out of Rugby Championship
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# Boks

Major blow for South Africa as du Preez ruled out of Rugby Championship

Jul 1st 2014, 2:26 PM 2,743 Views 0 Comments

Ulster’s Ruan Pienaar may step into the number nine jersey in the 32-year-old’s absence.

# boks - Friday 20 June, 2014

Willie le Roux's attacking flair adds another layer to fearsome 'Boks
# Analysis
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# Analysis

Willie le Roux's attacking flair adds another layer to fearsome 'Boks

Jun 20th 2014, 7:30 AM 4,053 Views 6 Comments

The 24-year-old Cheetahs fullback showed off his kicking, evasion and fielding skills in Durban last weekend.

# boks - Saturday 7 June, 2014

South Africa overpower star-studded World XV in Cape Town
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# Boks

South Africa overpower star-studded World XV in Cape Town

Jun 7th 2014, 5:52 PM 7,035 Views 3 Comments

The Springboks produced two superb maul tries in a dominant second-half performance.

# boks - Wednesday 4 June, 2014

Former 7s star Hendricks set for 'Boks debut as Bakkies and Matfield reunite
# Transition
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# Transition

Former 7s star Hendricks set for 'Boks debut as Bakkies and Matfield reunite

Jun 4th 2014, 3:49 PM 5,858 Views 6 Comments

Head coach Heyneke Meyer has named a starting team featuring 762 Test caps to face the ‘World XV’.

# boks - Sunday 17 November, 2013

Springboks utterly dominant in victory over Scotland
# Domination
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# Domination

Springboks utterly dominant in victory over Scotland

Nov 17th 2013, 5:00 PM 3,311 Views 4 Comments

Heyneke Meyer’s men displayed their power and finishing ability in a 28-0 win at Murrayfield.

# boks - Wednesday 6 November, 2013

Springboks name back-line with 447 caps
# Experience
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# Experience

Springboks name back-line with 447 caps

Nov 6th 2013, 2:27 PM 3,131 Views 0 Comments

Jaque Fourie and JP Pietersen return to the starting team for the clash with Wales

# boks - Saturday 17 November, 2012

Strauss double ensures another Springbok win
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# Seconds

Strauss double ensures another Springbok win

Nov 17th 2012, 4:25 PM 1,152 Views 0 Comments

South Africa took another celtic scalp on their November tour, a 21-10 victory over Scotland in Murrayfield.

# boks - Sunday 11 November, 2012

Guinness Series: De Villiers highlights 14-man defensive effort as key to beating Ireland
# Comeback
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# Comeback

Guinness Series: De Villiers highlights 14-man defensive effort as key to beating Ireland

Nov 11th 2012, 1:04 PM 933 Views 0 Comments

Springbok coach Heyneke Meyer revealed that a harsh exchange of words in the dressing room at half-time sparked a fightback.

# boks - Wednesday 7 November, 2012

Patrick Lambie to start for Springboks against Ireland
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# Boks

Patrick Lambie to start for Springboks against Ireland

Nov 7th 2012, 12:07 PM 1,023 Views 1 Comment

Heyneke Meyer has named his side for the Aviva Stadium clash.

Guinness Series: Jean de Villiers eager to pile on the misery for old Munster friends
# IRESAF
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# IRESAF

Guinness Series: Jean de Villiers eager to pile on the misery for old Munster friends

Nov 7th 2012, 7:55 AM 3,999 Views 8 Comments

The Springbok captain is set to take on Keith Earls in the centre of the park on Saturday.

# boks - Tuesday 6 November, 2012

Opinion: South Africa power game too strong for Ireland
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# Boks

Opinion: South Africa power game too strong for Ireland

Nov 6th 2012, 7:28 AM 1,753 Views 4 Comments

Former Leinster man Emmet O’Raferty reckons Declan Kidney and his side are in for a long day at the office this weekend in Dublin.

# boks - Sunday 4 November, 2012

Guinness Series: Heaslip ready to mix it with the 'big boys' from South Africa
# Love Eight
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# Love Eight

Guinness Series: Heaslip ready to mix it with the 'big boys' from South Africa

Nov 4th 2012, 10:00 AM 6,514 Views 10 Comments

‘Make no bones about it, they’re big boys and they come at you hard,” declared the Leinster forward.

# boks - Saturday 3 November, 2012

Injury to haunt skipper De Villiers ahead of Ireland showdown
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# Boks

Injury to haunt skipper De Villiers ahead of Ireland showdown

Nov 3rd 2012, 9:45 AM 938 Views 0 Comments

“I have a huge respect for the Irish,” said De Villiers ahead of their clash in Dublin this month.

# boks - Wednesday 26 September, 2012

Goosen handed first Springboks start against Wallabies
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# Boks

Goosen handed first Springboks start against Wallabies

Sep 26th 2012, 2:05 PM 333 Views 0 Comments

The 20-year-old Cheetahs fly-half will run out onto Loftus Versfeld in Pretoria on Saturday in place of Morne Steyn.