Nyakane: "We all want to wear the jersey"

Trevor Nyakane knows all about the ups and downs of professional rugby, which is why the experienced prop with the infectious smile is thrilled to be back in the Springbok squad as they prepare for the Tests against Georgia and the Castle Lager Lions Series, and said he will push himself as hard as possible to be in the group in that lines up against the tourists in the historic series.


World Rugby launches Olympic sevens campaign

World Rugby has launched a major new rugby sevens campaign - “This Is How We Sevens” – as excitement builds towards the Olympic Games in Tokyo, which kicks off in under 50 days.

Team news

Nhleko names squad for U20 Series opener

Junior Springbok coach Bafana Nhleko named Lions flanker Siyemukela “Sasko” Ndlovu as captain for his side's opening clash in the U20 International Series against Uruguay in Stellenbosch on Friday, with a bunch of former SA Schools players graduating to the next level.


United Rugby Champs heralds new era for SA rugby

A new era will kick off for South African rugby when the Cell C Sharks, DHL Stormers, Emirates Lions and Vodacom Bulls join 12 Guinness PRO14 clubs for the United Rugby Championship, which will kick off in September 2021 in a brand new, world-class 16-team league.


Kitshoff expecting very tough Lions challenge

Steven Kitshoff was still in high school the last time the British & Irish Lions visited South Africa, but the experienced Springbok prop said they are working very hard to ensure they are ready for what could very well be one of the toughest stints of their careers in the Castle Lager Lions Series.