Springboks to play knock-out rugby from day one at World Cup

Springbok coach Jacques Nienaber said his charges had to be ready to play knock-out rugby from the outset at the World Cup in France.

Canan Moodie

Rugby World Cup 2023 fixtures: When do the Springboks play?

The Springboks will go into the Rugby World Cup in France as one of the favourites to claim their fourth global title and join New Zealand as the only back-to-back winners.


Boks enjoying Corsica vibes as final World Cup preparations begin

Springbok duo Cobus Reinach and Manie Libbok said the players are excited to get their Rugby World Cup campaign into higher gear after arriving on the Mediterranean island of Corsica.

Francois Pienaar and Nelson Mandela - 1995

The Springboks' seven most iconic moments in Rugby World Cups down the years

Springbok fans have been treated to many iconic moments at Rugby World Cups over the years. As we gear up for yet another global showpiece, here are seven moments that stand out above the rest.

Grant Gilchrist

Scotland's Grant Gilchrist: Boks have shown why they're world champions

Scotland lock Grant Gilchrist insists they are unfazed by South Africa's blistering form in the lead-up to their World Cup showdown in Marseille a week on Sunday.


Grant Gilchrist confident Scotland can match Springbok might

Scotland lock Grant Gilchrist is adamant Scotland have what it takes to halt South Africa's red-hot form in their World Cup showdown in Marseille a week on Sunday.