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Pressure mounts on Welsh coaches

The pressure of winning one in 27 Tests against southern-hemisphere teams is getting to the Wales camp, says Ashfak Mohamed.

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Bok coach rings changes for Wales Test

Bok coach Heyneke Meyer made five changes to his starting line-up for the Test against Wales at the Millennium Stadium.

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Lambie relishes No10 Bok jersey battle

Pat Lambie knows his recent good form doesn't mean he is a shoo-in to start at the World Cup, says Ashfak Mohamed.

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Boks must improve at breakdown
November 11 2014 at 20:24

Francois Hougaard would’ve been seen in many circles as one of the villains of the Springboks’ surprise defeat to Ireland in Dublin.

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England expect Bok backlash
November 11 2014 at 12:50

England coach Stuart Lancaster says he 'doesn't doubt' that there will be a reaction from the Springboks to their Ireland defeat.

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Matfield is back with a bang
November 11 2014 at 09:50

Iconic Springbok lock Victor Matfield is enjoying a new lease of life in Test rugby after ending his playing career in 2011.

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Giteau backs O’Connor for Wallabies return
November 11 2014 at 09:43

Exiled Australia winger James O'Connor is a reformed character and ready for a return to international rugby in time for next year's World Cup.

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WP learnt valuable lessons - Coetzee
November 10 2014 at 15:26

Western Province coach Allister Coetzee says the experience gained on and off the field in London would hold them in good stead next year season.

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Bok must sort out ‘handling disease’
November 10 2014 at 12:55

The Springboks will have to sort out their “handling disease” in wet conditions if they want to be serious challengers at next year’s World Cup.

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Boks need a specialist No 13
November 10 2014 at 10:27

The Springbok centre pairing does not work on attack, with both Jean de Villiers and Jan Serfontein natural inside centres.

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England ‘must learn to go for kill’
November 9 2014 at 15:28

Chris Robshaw believes his side needs to learn to deliver the killer blow ahead of the World Cup after letting NZ off the hook.

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Win was ‘not just luck of the Irish’
November 9 2014 at 14:48

Ireland’s win over the Boks has been attributed to coach Joe Schmidt’s preparation of his team rather than luck.

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Irish bring Bok giants down to earth
November 9 2014 at 12:41

South African rugby came back down to earth with a thud at the weekend after the Boks’ disappointing defeat in Ireland.

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Hodgson smashes door after Test loss
November 9 2014 at 11:28

Hooker Josh Hodgson has been caught on video smashing through a door after England’s Test loss to NZ on Saturday.

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We must learn from defeat: Meyer
November 9 2014 at 10:21

The Boks must learn from their defeat to Ireland and show character when they face England next weekend, say Heyneke Meyer.

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Ireland stuns rusty Springboks
November 8 2014 at 21:53

Jonathan Sexton kicked 16 points to inspire Six Nations champions Ireland to a superb 29-15 win over South Africa.

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Meyer can't control the joy of winning
November 8 2014 at 15:22

Bok coach Heyneke Meyer says he is "ashamed" to watch his victory celebrations, but we don't mind, says Ashfak Mohamed.

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Lambie, Goosen: Flyhalves or fullbacks?
November 8 2014 at 13:09

When Heyneke Meyer began his tenure as Bok coach, injury forced him to pick three different fullbacks in his first series...

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De Villiers expects tough battle
November 7 2014 at 19:28

Jean de Villiers says his side are under no illusions about the task facing them in their one-off test against Ireland.

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Boks will hold minute of silence
November 7 2014 at 15:28

The deaths of several South African sporting stars past and present in the past fortnight have been like losing members of one's family South Africa rugby union captain Jean de Villiers said.

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Boks looking in great shape
November 7 2014 at 12:46

The Springboks will try and show how fluid their game has become when they face Six Nations champions Ireland at the Aviva Stadium.

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Request for Linee funeral received
November 7 2014 at 12:26

A request for an official provincial funeral for former Springbok and Western Province rugby player Tinus Linee has been received, the presidency said.

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Ireland ready for massive Boks test
November 7 2014 at 09:29

Ireland coach Joe Schmidt is looking to land a significant blow on one of what he terms rugby's heavyweights South Africa in their one-off Test.

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