Siya Kolisi becomes the Springboks’ first black Test captain

National coach Rassie Erasmus says the flanker’s appointment was ‘common sense’ and downplays the symbolism of the move.

Siya Kolisi will have the honour of becoming the first black Springbok Test captain in the series against England starting next week.

Siya Kolisi becomes the Springboks’ first black Test captain

Siya Kolisi becomes the Springboks’ first black Test captain

National coach Rassie Erasmus says the flanker’s appointment was ‘common sense’ and downplays the symbolism of the move.

‘Growth pains’ continue to trip up Bulls as injuries mount

‘Growth pains’ continue to trip up Bulls as injuries mount

Inexperience once again led to the men from Loftus making poor decisions that cost them a victory that was there for the taking against the Brumbies.
Four takeaways from Rassie Erasmus’ first Springbok squad

Four takeaways from Rassie Erasmus’ first Springbok squad

From an exciting trio of Sharks diamonds to the fact that the overseas debate is being blown out of proportion, the national coach’s selection provides plenty of debate.
Stormers philosophically accept Rhule’s game-changing red

Stormers philosophically accept Rhule’s game-changing red

Despite showing great character in staying within touching distance against the Lions, the Capetonians’ discipline cost them dearly.
I don’t talk about nonsense, says Caster after another fine win

I don’t talk about nonsense, says Caster after another fine win

South Africa’s queen of the track reacts angrily after media asks her why she hasn’t reacted to the IAAF’s controversial plan to control her hormones.
Springboks pick a decent mix but captaincy still a mystery

Springboks pick a decent mix but captaincy still a mystery

New Bok coach Rassie Erasmus pretty much delivers on his promise of being reasonably bold in his selections.
Stormers see red as streetwise Lions squeeze home at Newlands

Stormers see red as streetwise Lions squeeze home at Newlands

Swys de Bruin’s men’s fine comeback had some gloss taken off it by Raymond Rhule’s sending off.

Australia says no ‘credible evidence’ of match-fixing

CA chief James Sutherland urged the Qatari broadcaster to hand over its footage to the International Cricket Council following Sunday’s documentary.

Five matches to watch at the French Open on Monday

Rafael Nadal starts his bid for an 11th title while Maria Sharapova’s comeback is complete.

Bayliss hits out at ‘outrageous’ claims of England ‘fixing’ in India

He was asked to comment on the allegations made in a programme about spot-fixing broadcast by the Al Jazeera.

Nadal happy to ‘suffer’ in pursuit of 11th French Open

The top seed is the overwhelming favourite to lift a 17th career major at Roland Garros.