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Coaching development gains momentum in Women’s Month

Women’s Month marks another milestone in the inaugural year of the Betway Next Phase coaching development programme, with an increase in activity as three national women's teams are in action.

Vodacom United Rugby Championship

Broadcast records smashed in debut season

Over 34 million fans tuned into the inaugural Vodacom United Rugby Championship season as the league set a number of major broadcast records in its first campaign. With records set for the season-long audience, play-off viewers and the Vodacom URC Grand Final itself, it is clear that the new 16-team league has caught the imagination of rugby fans across the northern and southern hemispheres.

Team announcement

Latsha to lead Springbok Women in Potchefstroom

Babalwa Latsha will lead the Springbok Women in the second Test of the Women’s Winter Series against Spain, taking over from Nolusindiso Booi at the Fanie du Toit Stadium in Potchefstroom on Friday.

Team announcement

Springboks name 34-man squad for Australian tour

Springbok coach Jacques Nienaber on Monday named a 34-man squad for the Australian leg of the Castle Lager Rugby Championship, with the uncapped Canan Moodie earning a call-up for his first tour in a settled national squad.

Reaction

Bok Women’s Sevens continue with positive strides

Springbok Women’s Sevens coach Paul Delport said he was pleased with the team’s overall performance in Santiago in Chile, where the South Africans managed to win three from five games at the World Rugby Sevens Challenger Series, to continue with their recent positive strides in the build-up to the Rugby World Cup Sevens in Cape Town next month.