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#Springboks

# springboks - Yesterday's News

Rassie Erasmus set for Springboks return as ban comes to an end
# Springboks
From The42
# Springboks

Rassie Erasmus set for Springboks return as ban comes to an end

Sun 9:58 AM 13,677 Views 1 Comment

South Africa’s director of rugby will be back with the team for the November test against Ireland.

How to win a Rugby World Cup - be on your best behaviour
# Card Trick
From The42
# Card Trick

How to win a Rugby World Cup - be on your best behaviour

Sun 8:07 AM 17,359 Views 3 Comments

Ireland and France have risen to the top of the world rankings on the back of being more disciplined than their rivals.

# springboks - Saturday 24 September, 2022

New Zealand win Rugby Championship, South Africa second after beating Argentina
# Champs
From The42
# Champs

New Zealand win Rugby Championship, South Africa second after beating Argentina

Sat 6:42 PM 8,316 Views 3 Comments

The Springboks beat Argentina 38-21 at Kings Park.

# springboks - Saturday 17 September, 2022

South Africa beat Argentina to top Rugby Championship
# Report
From The42
# Report

South Africa beat Argentina to top Rugby Championship

Sep 17th 2022, 10:42 PM 10,145 Views 10 Comments

The Boks ran out 36-20 winners in Buenos Aires.

# springboks - Sunday 11 September, 2022

Springbok Jantjies and team dietician sent home over 'personal reports'
# South Africa
From The42
# South Africa

Springbok Jantjies and team dietician sent home over 'personal reports'

Sep 11th 2022, 10:02 PM 24,871 Views 9 Comments

On Sunday, South African media reported details of an alleged affair involving the pair.

# springboks - Thursday 1 September, 2022

Rennie keeps faith with Wallabies team that beat South Africa as wounded Boks prepare for 'final'
# Preview
From The42
# Preview

Rennie keeps faith with Wallabies team that beat South Africa as wounded Boks prepare for 'final'

Sep 1st 2022, 9:02 AM 3,235 Views 1 Comment

The hosts start with an unchanged side for the first time since Dave Rennie took over as coach from Michael Cheika.

# springboks - Wednesday 31 August, 2022

Springboks lose Pollard and Am but receive injury boost ahead of Australia clash
# Inandout
From The42
# Inandout

Springboks lose Pollard and Am but receive injury boost ahead of Australia clash

Aug 31st 2022, 11:38 AM 2,471 Views 0 Comments

Jacques Nienaber says reinforcements will only be added if absolutely necessary, as he threw down gauntlet to others to stake a claim.

# springboks - Tuesday 30 August, 2022

South Africa make eight changes for second Wallabies Test
# Boks
From The42
# Boks

South Africa make eight changes for second Wallabies Test

Aug 30th 2022, 11:25 AM 5,101 Views 3 Comments

The Springboks head into the clash on Saturday in Sydney after back-to-back defeats.

# springboks - Monday 22 August, 2022

De Klerk back as South Africa look to snap barren run in Australia
# Team News
From The42
# Team News

De Klerk back as South Africa look to snap barren run in Australia

Aug 22nd 2022, 11:04 AM 5,161 Views 2 Comments

The Springboks haven’t won on Australian soil since 2013.

# springboks - Monday 8 August, 2022

Springbok winger Arendse banned for 4 matches following Barrett collision
# Suspended
From The42
# Suspended

Springbok winger Arendse banned for 4 matches following Barrett collision

Aug 8th 2022, 6:38 PM 10,318 Views 2 Comments

South Africa have also added uncapped 19-year-old Canan Moodie to their squad ahead of Saturday’s second Test against the All Blacks.

# springboks - Saturday 23 July, 2022

Springboks recall Vermeulen, Steyn for New Zealand Tests
# Squad News
From The42
# Squad News

Springboks recall Vermeulen, Steyn for New Zealand Tests

Jul 23rd 2022, 3:19 PM 9,102 Views 4 Comments

Both veterans have recovered from injuries that ruled them out of the recent series against Wales.

# springboks - Thursday 7 July, 2022

Cuthbert comes in as Wales bid to bounce back against much-changed Boks
# Test Two
From The42
# Test Two

Cuthbert comes in as Wales bid to bounce back against much-changed Boks

Jul 7th 2022, 12:12 PM 3,087 Views 2 Comments

Wyn Jones and the uncapped Sam Wainwright come into the matchday 23.

# springboks - Tuesday 5 July, 2022

Pollard to lead Springbok team showing 14 changes against Wales
# Starting XV
From The42
# Starting XV

Pollard to lead Springbok team showing 14 changes against Wales

Jul 5th 2022, 12:33 PM 5,932 Views 6 Comments

The reigning World Cup champions host the second Test in Bloemfontein on Saturday.

# springboks - Wednesday 4 May, 2022

'I would love to leave Munster with hopefully two trophies' - De Allende
# Final Chapter
From The42
# Final Chapter

'I would love to leave Munster with hopefully two trophies' - De Allende

May 4th 2022, 12:00 PM 19,432 Views 40 Comments

The in-form Springbok centre is leaving at the end of the season.

# springboks - Wednesday 30 March, 2022

Munster's De Allende not in favour of Springboks joining the Six Nations
# Against The Idea
From The42
# Against The Idea

Munster's De Allende not in favour of Springboks joining the Six Nations

Mar 30th 2022, 7:15 AM 9,831 Views 3 Comments

The 30-year-old is hopeful the province can end their trophy drought before he departs in the summer.

# springboks - Thursday 25 November, 2021

Rassie Erasmus withdraws appeal against World Rugby ban
# A Saga Ends
From The42
# A Saga Ends

Rassie Erasmus withdraws appeal against World Rugby ban

Nov 25th 2021, 9:37 PM 4,745 Views 9 Comments

He also issued a public apology to referee Nic Berry over his comments ahead of the Springboks’ Test with the Lions earlier this year.

# springboks - Tuesday 19 October, 2021

Springboks call up 'talented' Stormers captain to replace Snyman for northern hemisphere Tests
# Lock And Load
From The42
# Lock And Load

Springboks call up 'talented' Stormers captain to replace Snyman for northern hemisphere Tests

Oct 19th 2021, 11:58 AM 5,569 Views 4 Comments

Several big names are absent through injury.

# springboks - Thursday 7 October, 2021

'I never thought I would play in Thomond Park. It was just awesome'
# Hotshot
From The42
# Hotshot

'I never thought I would play in Thomond Park. It was just awesome'

Oct 7th 2021, 7:30 PM 21,591 Views 20 Comments

21-year-old Evan Roos is a major prospect for South African rugby.

# springboks - Thursday 16 September, 2021

Major coup for Ulster as World Cup-winning Springbok Vermeulen joins
# The Thor Of Rugby
From The42
# The Thor Of Rugby

Major coup for Ulster as World Cup-winning Springbok Vermeulen joins

Sep 16th 2021, 12:26 PM 12,567 Views 16 Comments

The 35-year-old forward will arrive after the Autumn Tests.

# springboks - Monday 9 August, 2021

Itoje named Lions' player of the series after impressing against Boks
# Outstanding
From The42
# Outstanding

Itoje named Lions' player of the series after impressing against Boks

Aug 9th 2021, 10:47 AM 10,384 Views 13 Comments

The 26-year-old is almost certain to be a key man again in 2025.

# springboks - Sunday 8 August, 2021

Losing the Lions would be 'a travesty,' says four-time tourist Jones
# Awj
From The42
# Awj

Losing the Lions would be 'a travesty,' says four-time tourist Jones

Aug 8th 2021, 10:00 PM 16,695 Views 23 Comments

The Welshman believes the touring team is a special part of rugby.

Munster's Snyman to re-join Springboks for the Rugby Championship
# Heading Home
From The42
# Heading Home

Munster's Snyman to re-join Springboks for the Rugby Championship

Aug 8th 2021, 7:19 PM 25,332 Views 21 Comments

The towering second row hasn’t played since August 2020.

Henshaw shows he is among game's elite with outstanding Test series
# STANDOUT
From The42
# STANDOUT

Henshaw shows he is among game's elite with outstanding Test series

Aug 8th 2021, 12:08 PM 15,677 Views 9 Comments

The Leinster and Ireland centre did his best to drag the Lions back in front last night.

'It's something we need to preserve' - Gatland believes Lions need more prep time
# Tourists
From The42
# Tourists

'It's something we need to preserve' - Gatland believes Lions need more prep time

Aug 8th 2021, 9:40 AM 13,107 Views 15 Comments

The head coach is uncertain whether midweek games should return before and after the first Test.

# springboks - Saturday 7 August, 2021

'I’ve loved my time with the Lions... I haven't got any long-term plans'
# Lion Man
From The42
# Lion Man

'I’ve loved my time with the Lions... I haven't got any long-term plans'

Aug 7th 2021, 8:44 PM 13,637 Views 21 Comments

Warren Gatland is uncertain whether he will be involved again in four years’ time.

History repeats itself as 37-year-old Steyn kicks Boks to victory over the Lions
# Last Gasp
From The42
# Last Gasp

History repeats itself as 37-year-old Steyn kicks Boks to victory over the Lions

Aug 7th 2021, 7:10 PM 48,464 Views 128 Comments

The replacement out-half slotted two late penalties to win it for the Boks.

Gatland's Lions have shot at emulating 1997 crew in final Boks Test
# Decider
From The42
# Decider

Gatland's Lions have shot at emulating 1997 crew in final Boks Test

Aug 7th 2021, 7:00 AM 17,714 Views 10 Comments

The South Africans finished the second Test with huge momentum.

# springboks - Friday 6 August, 2021

'If the Lions want to play touch rugby that would be nice for us'
# Style
From The42
# Style

'If the Lions want to play touch rugby that would be nice for us'

Aug 6th 2021, 2:19 PM 9,753 Views 6 Comments

The Springboks’ contestable kick-heavy tactics have been hugely successful for them.

'He can ask different questions than any fly-half in the world'
# Attack
From The42
# Attack

'He can ask different questions than any fly-half in the world'

Aug 6th 2021, 9:35 AM 12,133 Views 29 Comments

Lions attack coach Gregor Townsend knows the tourists need to create more tomorrow.

# springboks - Thursday 5 August, 2021

'We don't want to stifle ourselves too much relying on the kicking game'
# Awj
From The42
# Awj

'We don't want to stifle ourselves too much relying on the kicking game'

Aug 5th 2021, 10:00 PM 7,642 Views 4 Comments

Alun Wyn Jones is looking forward to seeing Bundee Aki and Robbie Henshaw playing together.

'From a South African fan point of view, Rassie can do no wrong'
# The Boss
From The42
# The Boss

'From a South African fan point of view, Rassie can do no wrong'

Aug 5th 2021, 4:22 PM 12,953 Views 15 Comments

The Springboks director of rugby was discussed on today’s episode of The42 Rugby Weekly.

Furlong's 'unbelievable' work has had a big influence on Lions pack
# Anchor
From The42
# Anchor

Furlong's 'unbelievable' work has had a big influence on Lions pack

Aug 5th 2021, 3:13 PM 10,491 Views 9 Comments

The Wexford man teams up with Ken Owens and Wyn Jones in the front row this weekend.

# springboks - Wednesday 4 August, 2021

'Let's put World Rugby on trial' - Sharks owner vows to defend Rassie
# Misconduct
From The42
# Misconduct

'Let's put World Rugby on trial' - Sharks owner vows to defend Rassie

Aug 4th 2021, 12:18 PM 9,218 Views 13 Comments

Marco Masotti says he has ‘a team of New York lawyers’ ready to support Erasmus.

# springboks - Tuesday 3 August, 2021

'I've had the best time of my life being part of this group, it's special'
# Test Lion
From The42
# Test Lion

'I've had the best time of my life being part of this group, it's special'

Aug 3rd 2021, 10:05 PM 19,895 Views 13 Comments

Bundee Aki has earned his chance to become a Test Lion this weekend.

Lions look for Bundee's physicality and more in midfield with Henshaw
# Combination
From The42
# Combination

Lions look for Bundee's physicality and more in midfield with Henshaw

Aug 3rd 2021, 8:00 PM 34,397 Views 55 Comments

Head coach Warren Gatland has explained his selection decisions for the third Test.

Big blows for Springboks as De Klerk and Du Toit ruled out of Lions decider
# Changes
From The42
# Changes

Big blows for Springboks as De Klerk and Du Toit ruled out of Lions decider

Aug 3rd 2021, 12:57 PM 14,438 Views 7 Comments

Cobus Reinach and Lood de Jager have been called into the starting XV.

Bundee Aki starts for the Lions as Gatland makes six changes for final Test
# Team News
From The42
# Team News

Bundee Aki starts for the Lions as Gatland makes six changes for final Test

Aug 3rd 2021, 11:59 AM 56,260 Views 57 Comments

Ali Price, Liam Williams, Josh Adams, Ken Owens, and Wyn Jones all start too.

Rassie's misconduct charge should mean a friendlier third Test build-up
# Hearing
From The42
# Hearing

Rassie's misconduct charge should mean a friendlier third Test build-up

Aug 3rd 2021, 6:00 AM 7,757 Views 10 Comments

World Rugby has taken action against the SA Rugby director of rugby for his 62-minute long video.

# springboks - Monday 2 August, 2021

'There was probably a little more niggle... it was personal for us'
# Bomb Squad
From The42
# Bomb Squad

'There was probably a little more niggle... it was personal for us'

Aug 2nd 2021, 2:06 PM 9,571 Views 6 Comments

Lood de Jager was superb as part of South Africa’s excellent bench.

Doubts remain over De Klerk and Du Toit as Vermeulen trains with the Boks
# Concerns
From The42
# Concerns

Doubts remain over De Klerk and Du Toit as Vermeulen trains with the Boks

Aug 2nd 2021, 11:18 AM 10,207 Views 5 Comments

The Springboks will name their team for the third Test tomorrow.

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