Jacques Nienaber opens up on Duane Vermeulen's role at the Rugby World Cup

Springbok head coach Jacques Nienaber has explained why Duane Vermeulen was seen in the coaches' box during their Rugby World Cup match against Ireland.


Handre Pollard eager to express himself upon Springbok return

Handre Pollard said he is not expecting miracles as he prepares to make his first start for South Africa in more than a year but hopes he can make a valuable contribution.


Siya Kolisi reflects on massive honour ahead of 50th match as Springbok captain

Siya Kolisi said it was a huge honour to be selected to lead the Springboks for the 50th time in Sunday's final Rugby World Cup pool match against Tonga.


Jacques Nienaber urges caution over Handre Pollard's long-awaited return

Springbok head coach Jacques Nienaber has warned fans not to expect Handre Pollard to last the full 80 minutes against Tonga on Sunday.

Willie le Roux

Rugby World Cup: Willie le Roux expects sore bodies after 'brutal' Tonga battle

The Springboks are expecting nothing less than a "brutal" battle against Tonga in their final Rugby World Cup pool match in Marseille on Sunday.

Manie Libbok

Pollard or Libbok? Springbok greats weigh in on Rugby World Cup flyhalf debate

Former Springbok flyhalf Butch James feels for Manie Libbok after his struggles off the tee at the Rugby World Cup, as he also weighed in on the return of Handre Pollard.