World Cup

Boks shift into knockout mode

Dick Muir says the Springboks will play finals rugby against Samoa and that Morne Steyn has a campaign-defining role to play in South Africa’s remaining matches.

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Georgia win Pool B scrap

Georgia claimed their first win at the World Cup when they beat Romania 25-9 in Palmerston North.

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Bismarck's the best

Bismarck’s the best

Bismarck du Plessis has used the World Cup to enhance his reputation as the world’s No 1 hooker.

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Brutal Boks to stifle Samoa

RYAN VREDE writes that Samoa’s stated intention to abandon structure will be terminal to their cause against a Springboks side who look to be grasping a newly-introduced defensive system.

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