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Bok blow as Pollard set to miss Rugby Championship

15 September 2020, 2:55 PM

South Africa flyhalf Handre Pollard faces “several months” on the sidelines after rupturing his anterior cruciate ligaments while playing for French Top14 side Montpellier on Friday.

Japan winger Fukuoka skipping Olympics to begin medical studies

15 June 2020, 4:04 PM

Winger Kenki Fukuoka, who helped Japan reach the Rugby World Cup quarter-finals last year, has said he will not be available for the rugby sevens tournament at the Tokyo Olympics as he will be studying for medical school.

South African Rugby posts modest profit for 2019

3 June 2020, 3:06 PM

South African Rugby announced a modest post-tax profit of 8.5-million rand ($498,826.29) for 2019 on Wednesday, but chief executive Jurie Roux insists it is well positioned to tackle the challenges brought about by the COVID-19 pandemic.

Springboks’ Kolbe would prefer to face the Lions than go to Olympics

20 May 2020, 2:59 PM

South Africa’s World Cup hero Cheslin Kolbe has said he would rather play against the British & Irish Lions next year and forego the chance to compete at the Tokyo Olympics.

Rugby World Cup winning squad using final scoreline to raise money for feeding scheme

19 May 2020, 5:44 PM

South Africa’s World Cup winning squad are using the score from last year’s final in Japan to launch a campaign to feed people left destitute by the impact of the COVID-19 crisis.



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