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18 August 2016, 08:55am
'McCaw curse' blamed for New Zealand losses
'McCaw curse' blamed for New Zealand losses
Olympics

As All Blacks captain Richie McCaw could do no wrong, but as a talisman for New Zealand Olympians it seems he can do little right.

12 August 2016, 09:55am
Blitzboks’ breakfast time with Rafa Nadal
Blitzboks’ breakfast time with Rafa Nadal
Rugby

Winning the bronze medal was "bittersweet" for the Blitzboks, says coach Neil Powell.

12 August 2016, 07:21am
Fiji PM announces public holiday after gold win
Fiji PM announces public holiday after gold win
Olympics

Fiji Prime Minister Frank Bainimarama announced a further day of public holiday, after its rugby sevens team won the country's first Olympic medal.

12 August 2016, 00:50am
Bronze for Blitzboks as Fiji triumph
Bronze for Blitzboks as Fiji triumph
Olympics

It was not what they had come to Brazil for, but the Blitzboks still thrashed Japan to clinch a bronze ...

11 August 2016, 10:21pm
#IOLYMPICS - Blitzboks left to rue missed opportunities
#IOLYMPICS - Blitzboks left to rue missed opportunities
Olympics

A gutted South African Sevens side only has a few hours to regroup, after losibg their 2016 Olympic Games semi-final to Great Britain 7-5.

11 August 2016, 9:15pm
#IOLYMPICS - Poor execution cost Blitzboks Rio glory
#IOLYMPICS - Poor execution cost Blitzboks Rio glory
Olympics

Years of preparation and toil came to nought for the Blitzboks as their golden dreams all came crashing down as they lost ...

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11 August 2016, 06:52am
Blitzboks get ready for ‘another war’
Blitzboks get ready for ‘another war’
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Blitzboks captain Kyle Brown says that inspiration from a defeat at the Cape Town Sevens helped them ...

11 August 2016, 00:44am
Blitzboks’ golden dream alive, NZ knocked out
Blitzboks’ golden dream alive, NZ knocked out
Rugby

The Blitzboks got their revenge in fine style as they thumped Australia 22-5 to advance to the Rio Olympics semi-finals.

10 August 2016, 8:56pm
#IOLYMPICS - Fiji ends USA’s 92-year Olympic reign
#IOLYMPICS - Fiji ends USA’s 92-year Olympic reign
Olympics

The United States had their 92-year reign as Olympic rugby champions brought to a dramatic end when they lost 24-19 to Fiji.

10 August 2016, 7:54pm
#IOLYMPICS - PICS: Blitzbokke v Australia
#IOLYMPICS - PICS: Blitzbokke v Australia
Olympics

After South Africa's defeat to Australia in their final Pool B game the Blitzbokke know that one mistake will be deadly.

10 August 2016, 6:04pm
Bloodied nose for Blitzboks
Bloodied nose for Blitzboks
Rugby

The Blitzboks must shake off their inconsistency if they want to be serious gold medal contenders at ...

10 August 2016, 5:27pm
#IOLYMPICS - Defeat a wake up call for Blitzboks - Brown
#IOLYMPICS - Defeat a wake up call for Blitzboks - Brown
Olympics

Skipper Kyle Brown said South Africa's 12-5 defeat to Australia in their final Pool B game was a very timely reminder of ...

10 August 2016, 10:01am
Brown: Enough spark in Blitzboks backline
Brown: Enough spark in Blitzboks backline
Olympics

The Blitzboks had a measured start to the Olympics, but captain Kyle Brown was glad to see his team "pushing the line-speed".

10 August 2016, 08:42am
Sonny Bill out as Japan stun All Blacks
Sonny Bill out as Japan stun All Blacks
Rugby

New Zealand's hopes of becoming the first Olympic rugby sevens champions suffered a devastating double blow.

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