Government defends superfans Mama Joy and Botha's presence at Rugby World Cup

The Department of Sport, Arts and Culture has highlighted the role of South Africa's Monumental Flag Raisers Mama Joy and Botha Msila at the 2023 Rugby World Cup.


Peter O'Mahony looking beyond his 100th cap against Scotland in key Rugby World Cup clash

Peter O'Mahony is begrudgingly accepting praise for his 100th international cap because Ireland's mission to lift the Webb Ellis Cup is the end goal.


New Zealand dominate Uruguay with 11-try Rugby World Cup thrashing

New Zealand eased into the quarter-finals of the Rugby World Cup with a 73-0 demolition of Uruguay in Lyon.


Jean Kleyn: Springboks ready to 'reset' and switch focus to knockouts

The Springboks know they need to be ready for any eventuality as they await their Rugby World Cup fate on Saturday when Ireland line up against Scotland in the Pool B decider.

Bundee Aki

Bundee Aki: Scotland pose massive threat to Ireland's Rugby World Cup chances

In-form centre Bundee Aki knows Scotland pose a "massive threat" to Ireland's Rugby World Cup aspirations due to his experiences with the British and Irish Lions.

Pierre Schoeman

Pierre Schoeman hoping to extend his 'miracle' Rugby World Cup

Pierre Schoeman is eager to extend his 'miracle' World Cup beyond this weekend as he prepares for Saturday’s critical Paris showdown with Pool B rivals Ireland.