Springboks beat the Pumas in front of small Durban crowd

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The Springboks beat the Pumas on Saturday in their opening game for this year’s Rugby Championship tournament. Less than 30 000 spectators showed up to the match at Jonsson Kings Park in Durban. The formalities included Springbok Captain, Siya Kolisi, presenting a Zulu shield and spear to the visiting Argentian captain, Agustine Creevy. Springboks Needed […] READ MORE


Rassie Erasmus: the make-up of his first Springbok squad

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This weekend Rassie Erasmus will announce his first Springbok squad and the rugby loving public is wondering, who he will select? Social media is filled with armchair critics’ opinions on who should be selected. The problem with many of these ‘selections’ is that they generally subjective and biased towards a favourite team. Rassie Erasmus to […] READ MORE


Makazole Mapimpi: The Man Behind The Hype

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Southern Kings flyer Makazole Mapimpi has enjoyed a meteoric rise from playing club rugby to earning a South Africa A starting spot. It is still early days in Makazole Mapimpi’s professional career, but he has shown pace, finishing ability and a lot of heart. It is not impossible to imagine that a green blazer and […] READ MORE