Rugby Championship

Boks target Aussies as stepping stones

The three weeks of the Rugby Championship will set the tone for the two months of World Cup rugby that’s pending in September

All Blacks, Boks slugfests are all punched out, say coaches

The days of New Zealand and South Africa dishing up dour, forward-based slug-fests are over, according to the rival coaches

Imagining rugby – beyond 2020

Vested interests must be put aside, and a new cross-border, global approach needs to be adopted.

Boks and All Blacks have a marathon of a first half

After a gruelling 50 minute first half, the All blacks beat South Africa 25-24.

Will Boks be lambs to the slaughter?

By keeping the ball and focusing our kicking game, we may at least avoid another drubbing

Kiwis taunt the Boks

The justifiably self-assured All Blacks need their skills to be put to the test but much depends on the young South African players coming up

Now the Boks face a real Test

Some claim that their five-win run has less to do with their capabilities than with their opponents’ shortcomings

Vermeulen’s injury creates space for Whiteley which will up the tempo of the Bok game

Whiteley's presence in the squad will put pressure on the underperforming captain.

Japan, Argentina to join 2016 Super Rugby tournament

Teams from Japan and Argentina have been approved to join the Super Rugby tournament as of 2016, as well as South African team, the Southern Kings.

Wallabies lambasted after Argentina defeat

Australia's loss against Argentina has earned them a media lashing, while New Zealand and South Africa prove they're the ones to beat next World Cup.

Jake White leaves Sharks for international waters

Former Springbok coach and director of rugby at the Sharks Jake White has left the provincial team to pursue international opportunities.

Meyer pits novice flyhalf against All Blacks

Springbok coach Heyneke Meyer has dropped flyhalf Morné Steyn, opting for newcomer Handré Pollard for the All Blacks Rugby Championship clash.

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The continent is fast becoming a dynamic sought-after tourist destination

South Africa’s education system is broken and unequal, and must be fixed without further delay

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Conferences connect people to ideas

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TFSAs are the gymnasts of the retirement savings world

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Achieving the litmus test of social relevance

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