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'European conditions suit Boks'

Bok assistant coach John McFarland believes slower Northern Hemisphere conditions favour the SA players.

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Is Steyn still a Bok option at flyhalf?

If Handre' Pollard is the Boks' first-choice flyhalf and Pat Lambie his deputy, where does it leave Morne' Steyn?

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No cheap Bok caps - Meyer

Only the best will play for the Springboks, coach Heyneke Meyer said as he discussed his squad for the tour of Europe.

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Five SA-NZ matches to remember
October 4 2014 at 15:03

Kevin McCallum has compiled five classic matches between the Springboks and All Blacks at Ellis Park.

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The ultimate rugby Test: Boks v All Blacks
October 4 2014 at 12:31

Jacques van der Westhuyzen says it doesn't get bigger than Boks v All Blacks - even if there's nothing at stake.

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Cheetahs can derail WP
October 4 2014 at 12:28

The red-faced Stormers were kicked out of Bloemfontein in April with a 35-22 loss against the Cheetahs, and WP will be hoping to avoid a similar fate.

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Sharks ‘gees’ sees off Lions
October 4 2014 at 09:56

Sharks coach Brad MacLeod-Henderson felt the growing 'gees' in his squad helped to overcome the Golden Lions.

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Boks must break mental barrier - Jean
October 3 2014 at 16:26

SA must overcome their mental block against New Zealand to triumph in the final Rugby Championship clash.

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Cheetahs in must-win territory
October 3 2014 at 14:07

If the Free State Cheetahs have making the semi-finals this year's Currie Cup, they need to beat log-leaders Western Province.

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The time is now for the Boks
October 3 2014 at 12:46

The clash between the Boks and All Blacks gives one team the chance to land a big psychological blow a year out from the World Cup.

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Sharks want victory for Botes
October 3 2014 at 12:42

Jacques Botes’s final home game at King’s Park is sure to be a defining affair for the Sharks in their crucial Currie Cup clash against the Lions.

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Savea ‘probably better’ than Lomu
October 3 2014 at 09:37

All Blacks coach Steve Hansen has inadvertently created a storm of debate in rugby-mad New Zealand after declaring that winger Julian Savea is “probably better” than former great Jonah Lomu.

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Meyer, McCaw eye victory
October 3 2014 at 11:28

All Blacks skipper Richie McCaw and Springboks coach Heyneke Meyer crave victory when the Boks face world champions New Zealand at Ellis Park.

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Thrilling Currie Cup climax
October 3 2014 at 10:30

Jacques van der Westhuzen says that are we in for a thrilling climax to this year’s Currie Cup competition.

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Cruden escapes more sanctions
October 3 2014 at 10:29

Dumped New Zealand flyhalf Aaron Cruden has escaped any further punishment for missing the assembly time for the All Blacks' flight to Argentina following a night out drinking.

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Keys to a Bok victory
October 3 2014 at 07:33

The Springboks are aiming to become the first team to beat the All Blacks since 2012 when they clash at Ellis Park.

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Why do Boks play at altitude?
October 2 2014 at 21:50

There doesn’t seem to be much of an advantage to playing on the Highveld, as the All Blacks keep beating Springboks.

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WP make five changes for Cheetahs clash
October 2 2014 at 14:03

Western Province coach Allister Coetzee has made five changes to his starting line-up from the starting XV that defeated the Pumas.

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Discipline vital for Boks
October 2 2014 at 12:37

Heyneke Meyer has pin-pointed 'good discipline' as the key to being in with a shout of beating the All Blacks.

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Sharks ready to match Lions’ power game
October 2 2014 at 11:13

The Sharks have been bolstered with some serious ammunition before their crucial Currie Cup match against the Lions.

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Boks have more freedom - JP
October 2 2014 at 10:20

JP Pietersen says coach Heyneke Meyer has given the side more freedom on-field to express themselves.

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All Blacks forced to make two changes
October 2 2014 at 10:51

New Zealand coach Steve Hansen has made just two injury-enforced changes to his starting side for Saturday's Test against South Africa.

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Beale in hot water, again!
October 2 2014 at 09:36

Wallaby back Kurtley Beale is under investigation by the Australian Rugby Union over a bust-up with a team official on a flight.

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