Ireland were in fine form in their opening end-of-year Test as they claimed a deserved 38-3 win over South Africa in Dublin on Saturday.
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The squads of the 10 sides participating in the ICC Women’s World Cup Qualifier 2017 in Sri Lanka’s capital Colombo from 7-21 February have been announced.
Munster boss Rassie Erasmus has distanced himself from reports linking him to a return back to South Africa to coach the Springboks.
CJ Stander was named the Rugby Writers of Ireland Player of the Year at their annual awards on Tuesday.
Former Springbok fly-half Joel Stransky says the South African Rugby Union should remove the Cheetahs and Southern Kings from Super Rugby.
Ireland must use every scoring opportunity they get if they want any chance of beating the All Blacks, says Munster coach Rassie Erasmus.
A hundred on ODI debut from South Africa batsmen Temba Bavuma helped the hosts reach a formidable 354 for 5 from their fifty overs.
Gauteng Lions all-rounder Dwaine Pretorius says he is excited about the prospect of playing against Ireland for the Proteas, and is happy that his hard work over the years has paid off at last.
South Africa women took a 1-0 lead in the two-match women’s Twenty20 series when they beat Ireland by four wickets in a last-ball thriller in Dublin on Monday.