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#South Africa

# south-africa - Today’s News

Rassie's Springboks power into semi-finals to end Brave Blossoms' World Cup

The hosts couldn’t match the power and patience of the South Africans in Tokyo.

As it happened: Japan v South Africa, Rugby World Cup quarter-final

Could the hosts continue their magical campaign and book a place in the semi-finals? We followed all the action from Tokyo.

# south-africa - Friday 18 October, 2019

Highly-rated attack coach De Bruin takes up role with Southern Kings

The ex-Lions coach has stepped away from high profile roles to work as a consultant with the Pro14 side.

Japan 'trying to forget' Brighton Miracle as they make enforced change for Springbok clash

‘We have some players from then, and it was an amazing achievement, but we’re working on our own things.’

# south-africa - Thursday 17 October, 2019

Kolbe back for 'Boks as Rassie embraces favourites' tag against Japan

‘I’m not one of those coaches who sits here and says to you ‘I’m not really sure’, because we prepare to win.’

# south-africa - Wednesday 16 October, 2019

From TheJournal.ie Heroin worth €70,000 hidden in ‘sample pulley wheels’ seized at Dublin Airport Revenue

Heroin worth €70,000 hidden in ‘sample pulley wheels’ seized at Dublin Airport

The package in which the drugs were found was from South Africa.

Japan inspired to honour 'Mr Rugby' against South Africa

Seiji Hirao passed away three years ago on Sunday having established himself as one of the country’s most important figures in the sport.

# south-africa - Monday 14 October, 2019

South Africa international Etzebeth takes rights watchdog to High Court over racism case

The 27-year-old Springbok is accused of using racist slurs against four men.

# south-africa - Sunday 13 October, 2019

Brilliant Blossoms scorch into RWC clash with South Africa RWC2019 This post contains videos

Brilliant Blossoms scorch into RWC clash with South Africa

The host nation secured a bonus point early in the second half and withstood a Scottish comeback effort.

# south-africa - Friday 11 October, 2019

Cancelled games give England and All Blacks 'an advantage' - Schmidt

The leading World Cup contenders will all have lengthy build-ups to their quarter-finals.

# south-africa - Tuesday 8 October, 2019

Reinach sets World Cup hat-trick record as Springboks thrash Canada

South Africa ran in 10 tries, including the scrum-half’s 11-minute treble.

# south-africa - Friday 4 October, 2019

As it happened: South Africa v Italy, Rugby World Cup

Relive the action as South Africa put seven tries on Italy in Shizuoka, with a second half red card killing the game as a contest.

# south-africa - Wednesday 2 October, 2019

South African lock faces legal action over alleged abuse of homeless man before World Cup

Eben Etzebeth is alleged to have insulted, assaulted and pointed a gun at a 42-year-old man.

# south-africa - Tuesday 1 October, 2019

Springbok Coetzee named in Ulster squad for Pro14 double-header after missing out on World Cup

The back-row was expected to be ruled out for 12 weeks with an ankle injury.

South Africa call up on-loan Saracens back as Kriel withdraws with injury from All Blacks game

South Africa call up on-loan Saracens back as Kriel withdraws with injury from All Blacks game

Damian Willemse will join the squad in Japan on Thursday.

# south-africa - Saturday 28 September, 2019

South Africa rout Namibia 57-3 to get up and running

The Boks lost on the opening weekend to New Zealand.

# south-africa - Sunday 22 September, 2019

Analysis: Stunning George Bridge try sums up the brilliance of the All Blacks

The Kiwis won the game in an incredible flurry of world-class transition play.

# south-africa - Saturday 21 September, 2019

All Blacks beat Boks in thriller to underline task awaiting Ireland in quarters

Steve Hansen’s men won the game with a stunning flurry of points in the first half.

As it happened: New Zealand v South Africa, Rugby World Cup

Settle in as the defending champions open their campaign against the Springboks in Yokohama.

# south-africa - Wednesday 18 September, 2019

Erasmus names unchanged Springbok side to take on New Zealand in World Cup opener

Pool B begins with an absolute blockbuster.

# south-africa - Tuesday 17 September, 2019

'It's a funny pic, it's just good fun' - Springboks in good shape for World Cup

Faf de Klerk is enjoying the freedom Jacques Nienaber has given him in defence.

# south-africa - Sunday 8 September, 2019

Springboks prop expected to be fit for World Cup opener after injury scare

Trevor Nyakane was forced off against Japan on Friday.

# south-africa - Saturday 17 August, 2019

Nkosi's two tries helps South Africa trump Argentina as countdown to World Cup continues

Nkosi's two tries helps South Africa trump Argentina as countdown to World Cup continues

The 23-year-old winger struck in each half for the Springboks on Saturday.

# south-africa - Monday 12 August, 2019

Kolisi poised for 'limited minutes' on South Africa return

The Springbok captain missed out on the Rugby Championship win due to a knee injury, but is on track to boost his side in Japan.

# south-africa - Tuesday 30 July, 2019

5ft 7ins Kolbe shaping to be one of the biggest stars at the World Cup

The Toulouse man has been in sensational form this year.

# south-africa - Monday 29 July, 2019

Analysis: Boks add new layer to scrum attack while Wallabies strike clinically

The All Blacks thought they knew what was coming but Rassie Erasmus’ team changed the picture.

# south-africa - Saturday 27 July, 2019

Rassie Erasmus satisfied after 'lucky' Springboks deny All Blacks in Wellington

South Africa’s director of rugby had mixed feelings after his side’s draw with New Zealand on Saturday.

Shoulder injury leaves All Blacks with World Cup concern for Retallick

New Zealand face an anxious wait for further updates on Brodie Retallick’s dislocated shoulder.

Last-gasp try earns Springboks dramatic draw against All Blacks in Wellington Sweet 16 This post contains videos

Last-gasp try earns Springboks dramatic draw against All Blacks in Wellington

Herschel Jantjies pounced late in the game to snatch a share of the spoils for the visitors.

# south-africa - Monday 22 July, 2019

Rassie's Springboks make impressive start to underline Ireland's challenge

Joe Schmidt’s men could meet the Boks at the quarter-final stage of the World Cup.

# south-africa - Saturday 20 July, 2019

Two-try debutant Herschel Jantjies stars for Springboks

The Rugby Championship got underway in Johannesburg.

# south-africa - Sunday 7 July, 2019

Egypt manager sacked and FA president resigns after shock African Cup of Nations exit

The Pharaohs last-16 exit at the Africa Cup of Nations proved costly for Javier Aguirre and his staff.

# south-africa - Saturday 6 July, 2019

Hosts sent packing after late South Africa goal stuns Egypt in another AFCON upset

Thembinkosi Lorch scored the winner in the last-16 encounter.

# south-africa - Monday 24 June, 2019

Aston Villa star on target as Ivory Coast earn opening Africa Cup of Nations victory

Jonathan Kodjia’s second-half strike saw them edge to a 1-0 win over South Africa.

# south-africa - Tuesday 18 June, 2019

Semenya accuses IAAF of using her as a 'human guinea pig'

The South African is locked in a bitter dispute with the federation over their rule requiring her to artificially lower her testosterone to compete.

# south-africa - Thursday 13 June, 2019

China edge out South Africa as Germany qualify for World Cup last 16 Wwc 2019 This post contains videos

China edge out South Africa as Germany qualify for World Cup last 16

Li Ying scored the only goal of the game in Paris.

# south-africa - Tuesday 11 June, 2019

Gatland set to be named Lions head coach for the third time tomorrow

The 2021 Tour is to South Africa.

# south-africa - Saturday 8 June, 2019

Pair of penalties give Spain comeback win over South Africa after Kgatlana cracker

Jennifer Hermosa struck twice from the spot to deliver the win for Spain.

# south-africa - Friday 7 June, 2019

From TheJournal.ie 14 lions on the loose in South Africa after escape from national park 14 Lions

14 lions on the loose in South Africa after escape from national park

The lions were spotted near Kruger National Park.

# south-africa - Thursday 6 June, 2019

From TheJournal.ie Toddler killed by leopard in South African national park South Africa

Toddler killed by leopard in South African national park

The two-year-old boy was the son of a staff member.

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