If you’ve only ever seen rugby on Friends and need some pointers for getting through the next two months, we’ve got some help.
Springbok- en rugbyliefhebbers wag elke vier jaar vir die Rugby Wêreldbeker om weer af te skop. Dit is `n hoogtepunt vir rugby ondersteuners en `n toernooi wat die beste van die beste onderskei.
How can a man with the tackling ability of a pineapple be allowed to wear the green and gold for so long… and other grim thoughts of a Bok fan not really keen on the World Cup starting.
There’s always been some debate around the haka and this former England player has suggested the host country should make up their own version.
For the men and women who have little or no interest in sport, a tough time lies ahead. Whether it’s your partner or your housemate, these tips will ensure peace in a trying time.
• Fans urged to be vigilant regarding RWC 2015 scams
• Scam victims or those approached are advised to contact Action Fraud
• Fans should only buy official for RWC 2015
Guinness have put together a series of stories of rugby players around the world. This is former Bok Aswin Willemse’s story. From gang member to Bok, this honest glimpse into his past is inspiring.
Don’t lecture us on transformation; those are the words of SARU president Oregan Hoskins, amid the racial controversy surrounding the Springbok squad and SA’s participation in this year’s Rugby World Cup.
World Cups involve a lot of emotions, a lot of angry emotions. This chart will help you deal.
South Africa has a pretty good track record when it comes to hosting events and might have to step in to take over the 2019 tournament.
Somebody tell them they’ll never get all that meat through customs.
Two Saffas have cracked the nod for the fans’ “all-time” Dream XV Rugby World Cup squad.
The Boks will be going to extremes with their #HomeGroundAdvantage campaign and will take turf from South Africa with them to the World Cup. We just hope they’ve cleared it with customs.
A New Zealand rugby columnist thinks it’s high time that South Africa do away with the Springbok emblem.
We’re willing to wager the school boy probably felt that take out more than Siya did.
An unknown political party in South Africa is trying to ban the Boks from participating in the Rugby World Cup, citing lack of transformation as the basis for their case.
He might be big and bad on the pitch, but off it, Bismarck du Plessis is a big softie.
Some folks have some interesting advice for the Boks.
Twitter doesn’t miss a beat and thanks to this round-up, you don’t have to miss a Tweet.
Okay, so this is more “surprises” and less “pranks”, but you get the idea.
As far as World Cup squad announcements go, Friday’s squad will be more closely monitored than any other announcement in South Africa’s history.
This is rugby like you’ve never seen it before.