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Stars battle to turn off aggression

The Blue Bulls’ ace once wore his team’s jersey with pride but now faces a lifetime in prison garb.

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All Blacks still the team to beat

New Zealand head into World Cup year as stand-out favourites to defend their title after dominating 2014.

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City back to square one over stadium

Now that the "significantly higher" cost of running the Cape Town Stadium has put off the Western Province Rugby Union (WPRU), the city is left to look elsewher... Read Story

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All Blacks respect Scotland - McCaw
November 15 2014 at 10:59

New Zealand captain Richie McCaw maintained the All Blacks were taking Scotland seriously despite their unusual team selection for Saturday's international at Murrayfield.

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‘Bad boy’ Beale seeks redemption
November 15 2014 at 10:48

Wayward back Kurtley Beale left Australia to join up with his Wallaby teammates in Europe on Saturday, saying he wants to redeem himself.

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Onus is on Bok backline to deliver
November 14 2014 at 13:23

There needs to be better concentration when the Boks are on attack when they come up agaiznst England at Twickenham.

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Carter overcomes doubt
November 14 2014 at 09:55

All Blacks flyhalf Dan Carter said he had conquered his own doubts to regain his place in the New Zealand starting line-up for the world champions' match against Scotland.

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Habana eyes another Twickenham fairytale
November 13 2014 at 19:38

After making his Test debut and scoring a try with his first touch there in 2004 - he'll be hoping for more of the same.

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Boks must be more clinical – Meyer
November 13 2014 at 12:45

The Springboks won 63 percent territory against Ireland, as well as 55 percent possession and still managed to lose.

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England pick rookie winger
November 13 2014 at 12:15

England coach Stuart Lancaster today picked a 20-year-old rookie wing to mark Bok record try-scorer Bryan Habana in Saturday’s Test at Twickenham.

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McCaw to play blindside for AB’s
November 13 2014 at 09:41

Captain Richie McCaw will play at blindside flanker for the first time when the All Blacks meet Scotland.

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Horwill gets Wallabies recall
November 13 2014 at 09:40

Former captain James Horwill has been recalled to Australia's starting line-up in place of Sam Carter for the Test against France at the Stade de France.

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Boks want to play their way - Duane
November 12 2014 at 15:55

The embarrassing defeat to Ireland is clearly still hurting Bok No8 Duane Vermeulen.

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Boks make five changes
November 12 2014 at 13:15

Springbok coach Heyneke Meyer made five changes to his starting line-up today for Saturday's big Test at Twickenham.

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Boks set to fly out the blocks
November 12 2014 at 12:45

A fast start is key for the men in green and gold when they face a tough England side on Saturday.

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Carter set to face Scotland
November 12 2014 at 09:24

New Zealand flyhalf Daniel Carter is expected to return to the match day squad for their clash with Scotland on Saturday.

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Meyer to wield axe for England game
November 12 2014 at 08:41

Francois Hougaard is set to pay the price for his error-strewn display against Ireland.

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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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