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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

Keep your eye on the rugby ball

Who knows what’s up with Super Rugby, and there’s the big question about Mbalula and the World Cup.

More bang for the Boks

The Boks coach has instituted a subtle overhaul of the team, which should pay off in the World Cup.

Hope floats for the Bokke and P Div

It's easy for the Springboks to be dismissed ahead of the World Cup, but what about a surge of support, suggests <b>Nickolaus Bauer</b>.

An injury to one is not an injury to all

More questions than answers about 'injured' Springboks, inexperienced players and the World Cup squad.

It’s a fickle old world

2010 was a year in which the Boks came crashing down to earth after the highs of 2009.

Boks dig deep to beat Wales 29-25

World champions South Africa spoiled a sizzling debut from teenage winger George North to beat Wales 29-25 in a pulsating Test on Saturday.

Wales needs backline to spark against Boks

Stephen Jones and Mike Phillips are under pressure to spark Wales' back division as Warren Gatland's side look for only its second victory over SA.

De Villiers defends game-plan

SA coach Peter de Villiers insisted his side could mount a successful defence of the World Cup with a game-plan based on their traditional strengths.

Stegmann gets Bok call-up

Deon Stegmann will make his Test debut for the Springboks against Ireland in Dublin on Saturday, the SA Rugby Union (Saru) has announced.

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Traditional healers need new spaces

Proper facilities supported by well-researched cultural principles will go a long way to improving the image and perception of the practice of traditional medicine

Limpopo big-game farmer accused of constant harassment

A family’s struggle against alleged intimidation and failure to act by the authorities mirrors the daily challenges farm dwellers face

Zondo tightens his grip with criminal complaint against Zuma

The state capture commission’s star witness now faces a criminal complaint and another summons

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Western Cape SMBs look to technology to get them through pandemic

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Land reform still a hot potato

The land has got to belong to all the people of South Africa, and many believe that there’s no other mechanism for that except expropriation

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Inclusion as learned experience in higher education

Understanding the complexity of intersections between oppressions relating to race and gender is key to any commitment to creating a culture of inclusion and social justice

Local government in crisis: how it can be fixed

Local governments are supposed to promote non-racial development, in a decentralised manner, but the reality does not match up

Covid-19 accelerates adoption of technology by the African property sector

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