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More honours for Bok doccie “Chasing the Sun”

“Chasing the Sun”, the five-part DSTV documentary showcasing the Springboks’ Rugby World Cup victory in Japan in 2019, has received another major award when it walked away with a Grand Prix Award at the 2021 Loeries Creative Week, hosted in Cape Town.

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Springboks depart for Europe in high spirits

The Springboks departed for France in high spirits on Friday as they look forward to a one-week training camp in Paris before taking the field in the Castle Lager Outgoing Tour, starting next week Saturday.

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Nienaber: “Steyn a brilliant rugby player and person”

Springbok coach Jacques Nienaber praised veteran flyhalf Morné Steyn for his notable contribution in the green and gold - on and off the field - over an international career spanning 12 years following his retirement from international rugby on Tuesday.

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Moerat earns Springbok call-up for UK tour

Former SA Schools and Junior Springbok captain Salmaan Moerat has earned his first Springbok call-up in a squad of 32 players named by Springbok coach Jacques Nienaber on Tuesday for the Castle Lager Outgoing Tour to the United Kingdom in November.

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Match officials for year-end internationals announced

South Africa is well represented on the match official panels for the November internationals – where AJ Jacobs will be making his Test debut – and the two Dubai Sevens tournaments, while the referees for the Springboks’ three matches in the UK were also announced by World Rugby on Friday.