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Injuries hitting Springbok Rugby World Cup plans

Tuesday 5 May 2015

The wear and tear of Super Rugby was clearly evident at a Springbok Rugby World Cup training camp at a Johannesburg college Monday.
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Nineteen uncapped players in Bok training squads

Monday 27 April 2015

The South African national selectors have named two training squads of 44 players each - including 19 uncapped and a number of currently injured players - for the Springboks' first two training camps of the season,
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South Africa plan bid to host 2023 Rugby World Cup

Thursday 5 March 2015

The South African Rugby Union have announced that they plan to submit a bid to host the 2023 Rugby World Cup
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Seven non-whites in every Bok team from now on

Tuesday 24 February 2015

Former Rugby World Cup champions South Africa will include seven non-white players in 23-man match day squads in the run up to the Rugby World Cup
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Boks' game time to be managed in SuperRugby

Monday 9 February 2015

The South African Rugby Union have come to an agreement with their five Super Rugby franchises over the management of key Springboks through the 2015 Super Rugby season.
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De Villiers begins rehab with World Cup in mind

Monday 19 January 2015

The Springbok medical team as well as their Western Province counterparts have all started working together in order to ensure that Springbok captain Jean de Villiers is given the best chance of making the Rugby World Cup.
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South Africa confirm Rugby Championship venues

Friday 12 December 2014

The South African Rugby Union have confirmed the home venues for the shortened Rugby Championship in 2015 with matches in Johannesburg and Durban.
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Matfield: Springboks must work on decision making

Tuesday 2 December 2014

Springbok vice captain Victor Matfield has said that the South African team's decision making in northern hemisphere conditions will receive serious attention in the build-up to the 2015 Rugby World Cup.
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Jean de Villiers faces lengthy spell out of rugby

Sunday 30 November 2014

Springbok rugby captain Jean de Villiers faces a lengthy spell on the sidelines after he dislocated his knee cap in South Africa's loss to Wales at the Millennium Stadium in Cardiff on Saturday
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De Villiers: Boks are ready for end of year push

Friday 28 November 2014

South Africa captain Jean de Villiers says that the Springboks will need no extra motivation to lift their game and finish the year on a high against Wales.
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South Africa make eight changes for Wales

Wednesday 26 November 2014

South Africa head coach Heyneke Meyer has named a team with eight changes for this weekend's Test against Wales at the Millennium Stadium in Cardiff.
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Meyer praises young Boks as Botha retires

Tuesday 25 November 2014

Springbok coach Heyneke Meyer and his captain jean de Villiers have both praised their new young players performance against Italy in Padova after Bakkies Botha had announced his retirement.
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Bakkies Botha retires from international rugby

Saturday 22 November 2014

Springbok lock and Rugby World Cup winner Bakkies Botha has announced that he has retired from playing international rugby for South Africa.
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South Africa too strong for Italy in Padua

Saturday 22 November 2014

South Africa scored three tries on their way to beating Italy 6-22 in a one off Test in Padua on Saturday afternoon.
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South Africa make four changes for Italy

Wednesday 19 November 2014

South African head coach Heyneke Meyer has named his team to play Italy with four changes to the side that beat England last week at Twickenham.
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South Africa call up Dreyer for injured Du Plessis

Tuesday 18 November 2014

South Africa's Springboks have called up Golden Lions prop Ruan Dreyer as replacement for Jannie du Plessis who has been ruled out of Saturday's Test against Italy in Padova.
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Heyneke Meyer lauds clinical Springboks

Sunday 16 November 2014

Springbok coach Heyneke Meyer has lauded his team after they put in a clinical performance to beat England 28-31 at Twickenham in London.
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More Recent Rugby World Cup Headlines

South Africa extend winning streak over England
Springboks drop Pollard for England Test
Springboks know they have to step up for England
De Villiers: Boks are ready for end of year push
South Africa make eight changes for Wales
Meyer praises young Boks as Botha retires
Bakkies Botha retires from international rugby
South Africa too strong for Italy in Padua
South Africa make four changes for Italy

 
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