High praise for Blitzboks’ character in Dubai

Springbok Sevens coach Neil Powell and captain Siviwe Soyizwapi both praised the character of the team after the Blitzboks rallied to beat Australia 10-7 in tightly fought Emirates Dubai 7s final on Saturday evening.

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Determined Lions bury Stormers in Cape Town

Francke Horn scored two tries as the Emirates Lions surged to the top of the South African Shield in the Vodacom United Rugby Championship with a superb 37-19 victory over the DHL Stormers in Cape Town on Saturday afternoon.

Match report

Double delight in the desert for the Blitzboks

The impressive JC Pretorius scored the winning try for the Springbok Sevens to defeat Australia 10-7 in a thrilling HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series final in Dubai on Saturday evening.


Powell: Blitzboks have room for improvement

The Springbok Sevens were too strong for Great Britain and won their Pool A decider 21-7 on Friday evening to finish unbeaten on the first day of the second HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series tournament in Dubai.

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Sharks outmuscle Bulls in Durban

The Cell C Sharks’ pack laid the foundation and Boeta Chamberlain kept the scoreboard ticking over as they beat the Vodacom Bulls by 30-16 in a typically tough Vodacom United Rugby Championship derby in Durban on Friday night.