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Springbok legend Bryan Habana has made South Africa proud once again. The Rugby World Cup winner was recently inducted into the prestigious Laureus World Sport Academy.
New Zealand sports writer Mark Reason has hit out at Kiwi teams and was particularly harsh on the Hurricanes. Reason feels that some of the Kiwi teams are seeking vengeance and cited the example of the tackle on Siya Kolisi.
A massive shift in world rugby is expected to take place after 2023 with the Springboks leaving the Rugby Championship and moving into the 6 Nations, expanding it to 7.
The sports world was stunned into a brief silence when the giants of Super Rugby, The Crusaders, lost to the Chiefs 25-15. Twitter users were quick to react to David beating Goliath.
Springbok flank Marcell Coetzee has been nominated for the prestigious European Player of the Year award for 2020. The Ulster player stands in line to become the 1st South African to bag the coveted prize.
SA Rugby is unhappy about the lack of transformation amongst the local Super Rugby teams. SA Rugby President Mark Alexander and Director of Rugby Rassie Erasmus both feel that more needs to be done to develop black coaches.