Boks get Olympic feel

The Springboks’ 2015 World Cup Pool matches will include a match at the 2012 London Olympic Stadium.

Ten English cities plus Cardiff will host 48 matches.

The 13 match venues and host cities selected are: Twickenham Stadium (London), Wembley Stadium (London), Olympic Stadium (London), Millennium Stadium (Cardiff), Manchester City Stadium (Manchester), St James’ Park (Newcastle), Elland Road (Leeds), Leicester City Stadium (Leicester), Villa Park (Birmingham), Kingsholm Stadium (Gloucester), stadiummk (Milton Keynes), Brighton Community Stadium (Brighton) and Sandy Park (Exeter).

The World Cup final will take place at Twickenham on 31 October.

Boks’ 2015 World Cup Pool schedule

19 September: South Africa vs Asia 1, Brighton Community Stadium, Brighton
26 September: South Africa vs Samoa, Villa Park, Birmingham
3 October South Africa vs Scotland, St James Park, Newcastle
7 October South Africa vs Americas 2, Olympic Stadium, London