Following the elimination of the Sharks and the Bulls from the Absa Currie Cup and the conclusion of the First Division, eight more players have been invited to the Springboks’ training camp in Stellenbosch.
The All Blacks selectors Steve Hansen, Ian Foster and Grant Fox have selected their squad for the four-Test Northern Tour against the USA, England, Scotland and Wales.
Ewen McKenzie has resigned as head coach of the Wallabies following the team's narrow loss to New Zealand in Brisbane on Saturday night.
Dead rubber? There may no longer be any silverware to play for but Bledisloe III in Brisbane on Saturday will be anything but 'dead.'
At last! Argentina created a special piece of history this year when defeating the Wallabies 21-17 in Mendoza, but it is what else has happened around Los Pumas that suggest further victories will not be far away.
The All Blacks XV features two changes from the front row which started the Test against South Africa 12 days ago, with Dane Coles and Wyatt Crockett returning.
Four additional players, Trevor Nyakane, Lood de Jager, Teboho “Oupa” Mohoje and Lizo Gqoboka, have been invited to the Springboks’ training camp in Stellenbosch next week.
Major crisis or a series of off field events that some sections of the media are building to tabloid proportions, the rugby reality for the Wallabies is not as disastrous as it seems and they deserve some credit.
Wallabies winger Adam Ashley-Cooper will become just the sixth player in Australian rugby history to reach the prestigious 100-game Test milestone.
The Rugby Championship gets underway on Friday 17 July when the three-time winners, the All Blacks, host Argentina in Christchurch. See the full draw here!
Reds playmaker Quade Cooper returns as part of the Wallabies 32-man squad for their upcoming Test against New Zealand at Suncorp Stadium on 18 October.
Chiefs scrumhalf Augustine Pulu has been called into the All Blacks squad for the Brisbane Test against Australia.
The All Blacks second defeat in 44 Test matches was met with mixed reaction throughout the rugby world, not enough to prevent New Zealand from claiming The Rugby Championship, but it did stop a tournament whitewash for the third straight season.
South Africa finished second overall courtesy of their Ellis Park derring-do against New Zealand, and for but five points, the collective margin of defeat against the Wallabies in Perth and All Blacks in Wellington, it could have been a massive celebration for the team.
The International Rugby Board has announced the match official appointments for upcoming November internationals.
The Australian Rugby Union announced it has referred a new allegation involving Kurtley Beale to an independent Code of Conduct Tribunal for review and assessment.
New Zealand head coach Steve Hansen has confirmed that Tawera Kerr-Barlow faces a six to nine month recovery period.
Now that the dust has settled in the southern hemisphere, we have chosen our XV of the Rugby Championship.
Rugby World Cup 2015 hosts England have moved up to third in the latest IRB World Rankings as a result of Argentina’s historic win over Australia at the weekend.
Argentina head coach Daniel Hourcade hailed the work of his squad and staff following their first win in the Rugby Championship.
Springbok coach Heyneke Meyer described his side's 27-25 win over New Zealand as one of the best matches in which he had been involved.
Argentina came back from a 14-0 deficit to record their first-ever Rugby Championship victory, 21-17 over Australia in Mendoza.
South Africa ended New Zealand's 22-game unbeaten streak on Saturday with an incredible 27-25 victory in Johannesburg.
Ahead of the final weekend of Rugby Championship action, we bring you ten interesting facts and stats as the Pumas take on the Wallabies in Mendoza.
Ahead of the final weekend of Rugby Championship action, we bring you ten interesting facts and stats as the Boks take on the All Blacks at Ellis Park.
The All Blacks have not lost a match in two years, but Springbok captain Jean de Villiers believes his side can beat the world champions in Johannesburg on Saturday.
All Blacks pivot Aaron Cruden has paid his dues after going out drinking and missing the team's flight to Argentina last month, New Zealand rugby chiefs said on Friday.
If Saturday's clash at Ellis Park is even half as good as the spectacle this fixture produced last year, it'll still rank as one of the best Test matches of the year.
The term 'dead rubber' was whispered in Johannesburg before being quashed. Of course the same has happened before Argentina versus Australia.
The Wallabies have announced two changes to their starting line-up for Saturdaynight’s final Rugby Championship clash against Argentina in Mendoza.
The All Blacks team to play South Africa in their final Rugby Championship match in Johannesburg, South Africa, this weekend has been named.
Springbok No 8 Duane Vermeulen will be given as much time as possible to recover from injury while Bismarck du Plessis will start Saturday’s final round Rugby Championship Test against New Zealand at Ellis Park in Johannesburg.
Argentina coach Daniel Hourcade has made five changes to his starting XV for Saturday's clash with Australia in Mendoza.
El Head Coach del Seleccionado Argentino de Rugby, Daniel Hourcade, confirmó la formación inicial para enfrentar a Australia por la última fecha del Rugby Championship 2014.
Former Wallabies coach Robbie Deans has revealed he still hopes to coach his native New Zealand, saying his overseas experience would help him with the All Blacks.
Springbok back-row Duane Vermeulen's recovery from injury will be managed this week in the build-up to Saturday's Test against New Zealand in Johannesburg.
Now that the dust has settled in the southern hemisphere, we pick out the stand-out performers of Round Five.
The Wallabies remain number three in the world with England fourth after Round Five of The Rugby Championship.
Springbok captain Jean de Villiers says his team's late surge to race past the Wallabies at Newlands on Saturday was no accident.
New Zealand could be without second row Brodie Retallick for their final game of the Rugby Championship because of a head injury.
Australia have called up Will Skelton and Jake Schatz for their final game of the Rugby Championship away to Argentina in Mendoza.
New Zealand secured a third straight Rugby Championship title on Saturday as they out-classed Argentina 34-13 with a try bonus-point in La Plata.
South Africa were forced to come from behind to seal a 28-10 Rugby Championship victory over Australia in Cape Town on Saturday.
After the second travel bye of The Rugby Championship in 2014, the action resumes with the All Blacks and Wallabies travelling to Argentina and South Africa respectively to kick off the penultimate week of the tournament.
New Zealand can seal a third straight Rugby Championship title on Saturday if they claim victory over Argentina at Estadio Único Ciudad de La Plata.
Often semi-finals are notoriously cagey affairs because it’s the match nobody wants to lose. Of the six semi-finals France have played in, the majority have been ‘ones for the purists’.
Second place in the world rankings and second place in the Rugby Championship standings are on the line as the Springboks look to make amends for missing two golden opportunities on the road.
Sharks scrum-half Cobus Reinach is set to make his Springbok debut at the same venue as his late father did almost 30 years ago.
Recalled Wallabies hooker Saia Fainga'a is determined to make the most of his chance against the Springboks in Cape Town on Saturday.
All Blacks centre Malakai Fekitoa is keen to impress when he wears the number 12 jersey against Argentina in La Plata on Saturday.