Pieter-Steph du Toit

Mapimpi’s RWC dream in jeopardy?

FRESH TAKE: Makazole Mapimpi’s potential place in SA’s RWC squad may be under the microscope, but it’s got nothing to do with his blunder in Wellington, writes KEBA MOTHOAGAE. READ MORE

Keba Mothoagae

It’s the final countdown!

The Rugby Championship is SANZAAR’s final dress rehearsal for the 2019 Rugby World Cup, and it begins on Saturday when the Springboks host the Wallabies at Ellis Park. READ MORE

Zelim Nel

Rassie, beware battered Boks

FRESH TAKE: As the list of injured Springboks grows, DEVIN HERMANUS issues a timely reminder about the perils of picking crocked players. READ MORE

Devin Hermanus

Back big schools to find Boks

FRESH TAKE: Rather than fret about the power of the top schools, SA Rugby must invest in their programs, writes DAWIE BOONZAAIER. READ MORE

Dawie Boonzaaier

England mimic Bok thumpers

FRESH TAKE: DAWIE BOONZAAIER says England copied a Springbok recipe to begin the Six Nations with a win against the defending champs. READ MORE

Dawie Boonzaaier

Only Malcolm hit the Marx

There was room for just one Springbok in the 2018 Rugby World Magazine Team of the Year selected by a global panel of rugby writers. READ MORE

All Out Rugby Staff Writer

2018 ends with questions, not answers

The November tour was supposed to confirm SA’s readiness for Japan 2019, but the Boks came home with a suitcase full of red flags, writes ZELIM NEL.  READ MORE

Zelim Nel

Give Bok defence time to rise

OOM RUGBY unpacks the ingredients in the Springbok defensive system and explains that, like baking a cake, you have to wait until it’s finished to give it the taste test.  READ MORE

Oom Rugby

Wise Welsh block Bok lineout

Warren Gatland directed Wales to keep the lid on their opponent’s key attacking asset by limiting the Springboks to just five lineouts in Cardiff, writes TANK LANNING, who takes a gander at the match stats. READ MORE

Tank Lanning

Streetwise Boks edge “brave” Scots

The “brave” Scots bossed the attack stats with their ball-in-hand approach, but TANK LANNING says the streetwise Boks controlled the stats that count. READ MORE

Tank Lanning

Big bad Boks blew the house down

Staying out of the All Blacks breakdown armed the Boks with extra tacklers to demolish the “pigs” passing tactic, as illustrated by OOM RUGBY. READ MORE

Oom Rugby