Springboks to draw inspiration from heroic 14-man effort in Marseille last year

South Africa face a mammoth task in trying to topple France on home soil in Sunday's Rugby World Cup quarter-final, but they have plenty of experience to draw from.

Manie Libbok

Manie Libbok and Jesse Kriel calm over World Cup fate: 'It doesn't matter who starts'

Springbok stars Manie Libbok and Jesse Kriel say they are ready for any eventuality when the team gets announced on Friday and are ready to do whatever job is required of them.

Damian Willemse

When will the Springboks announce their team for Rugby World Cup showdown with France?

SA Rugby Director of Rugby Rassie Erasmus admits the Springbok coaches are taking a different approach to announcing their team for this weekend's crunch Rugby World Cup quarter-final showdown with France.

Ben O'Keefe

Match officials confirmed for RWC quarter-finals

World Rugby has announced the match officials for the quarter-finals of the 2023 Rugby World Cup, with Ben O'Keeffe appointed to referee the Springboks' match against France in Paris.

Siya Kolisi (centre) lifts the trophy as South Africa win the 2019 Rugby World Cup final

The best Springbok Rugby World Cup squads rated by tries scored

Considering the country has won the Rugby World Cup three times already, there are plenty of opinions about which was the best Springbok Rugby World Cup Squad - but no one can argue about which one scored the most tries.

Jessie Kriel

Bok coach points out that World Cup rugby is not all champagne and no grit

Springbok assistant coach Mzwandile Stick reminded fans that come knockout time at the Rugby World Cup, winning rugby is not necessarily flashy rugby.