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Stormers, Bulls set for historic match in America

Stormers, Bulls, Super Rugby

The DHL Stormers and Vodacom Blue Bulls will break new ground when they face each other in a pre-season encounter in Los Angeles on 3 February, 2018.

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Blitzboks honoured at SA Sports Awards

Springbok Sevens, MyPlayers

The Springbok Sevens team were named South African Sports Team of the Year at the annual SA Sport Awards in Johannesburg on Sunday evening.

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Duane Vermeulen joins Springboks in Paris

Duane Vermeulen

Experienced No 8 Duane Vermeulen has been called up to the Springbok squad as replacement for Coenie Oosthuizen who sustained a serious knee injury on Saturday in Dublin.

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Coenie, Beast return to Springbok starting XV

Coenie Oosthuizen, MyPlayers

Experienced props Tendai Mtawarira and Coenie Oosthuizen, as well as inside centre Damian de Allende, all return to the Springbok starting team to face Ireland on Saturday evening (kick-off at 19h30 SA time) at the Aviva Stadium in Dublin.

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Springbok Women step up preparations for Dubai

Renfred Dazel - Springbok women sevens

Springbok Women’s Sevens coach Renfred Dazel said on Wednesday the intensity of their training sessions will increase significantly in the next two weeks as they finalise their preparations for the Women’s HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series leg in Dubai from 30 November to 1 December.

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Matt Proudfoot wary of Irish physicality

Matt Proudfoot, MyPlayers

Ireland is a very intelligent rugby side who are well-coached, and the Springboks will have to prepare very well to meet an extremely tough challenge when the two sides meet on Saturday in Dublin, according to Matt Proudfoot, the Springbok scrum coach. Proudfoot was flanked by Springbok prop Beast Mtawarira …

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Sikhumbuzo Notshe excited to join Blitzboks

Sikhumbuzo Notshe - Western Province

The full Springbok Sevens squad assembled in Stellenbosch on Monday, boosted by the arrival of DHL Western Province loose forward, Sikhumbuzo Notshe.

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Etzebeth fit to lead Springboks

Eben Etzebeth, MyPlayers

Springbok coach Allister Coetzee said he is happy to have a fully fit squad to choose from for the Springboks’ Castle Lager Outgoing Tour opener against Ireland in Dublin on Saturday.

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Historic win boosts Cheetahs’ confidence

Junior Pokomela, MyPlayers

Cheetahs loose forward Junior Pokomela says the Bloemfontein-based team is aiming for more success on tour following their first Pro14 away win last weekend.

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Bobby de Wee inspired by Kings challenge

Bobby de Wee at Kings training, MyPlayers

While the Southern Kings have endured a difficult start to life in the Pro14, lock Bobby de Wee said the players remain motivated about the unique challenge ahead.

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