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JJ Engelbrecht

2013 Rugby Championship – Argentina vs South Africa Predictions

Posted on 23 Aug, 2013, by in Rugby

It’s rare to see two sides supposedly of the same class being so far apart, but the Springboks made last week a living hell for the Pumas, as South Africa destroyed Argentina in their Rugby Championship opener, showcasing just how wide the quality gap between the sides is at the moment. More

Springboks vs Argentina 2013

2013 Rugby Championship – South Africa vs Argentina Predictions

Posted on 16 Aug, 2013, by in Rugby

The Springboks were the only team last year to fail and win both matches against Argentina, but it seems that the weakening of Los Pumas should make the opening match between the two sides a less than even affair. More

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Squads for the 2013 Rugby Championship

Posted on 14 Aug, 2013, by in Rugby

For the second straight year, the Rugby Championship kicks off in the four-team format, as Argentina continue to look for their first win in the competition, while South Africa and Australia are hoping that something can be done against the uber-dominating All Blacks, sweeping their way towards the title last year.
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Richie McCaw

Squads for the 2012 Rugby Championship

Posted on 12 Aug, 2012, by in Rugby

No more Tri-Nations. From now on, these are the Rugby Championships, the Southern Hemisphere annual rugby union competition, as Argentina make their debut, hoping that the challenge of facing Australia, New Zealand and South Africa on an annual basis proves to be a positive thing instead of just constant losing and a demoralizing experience. More

Practical Beats Spectacular (Springboks vs Samoa)

Posted on 30 Sep, 2011, by in Rugby

The contrast of style clashing between the Springboks and Samoa put South Africa in the World Cup Quarter Finals after a very hard earned 13-5 victory, with all 13 points scored in the first half. George Stowers’ try for Samoa in the second half just sweetened the blow for Samoa, saying farewell to the tournament after the group stage. More

Hougaard, Experience and Luck (Springboks vs Wales)

Posted on 11 Sep, 2011, by in Rugby

The Springboks had their hands full at Wellington against a very good and fun to watch Welsh side, but a bit of luck, a bit of controversial officiating, great defense and one Francois Hougaard try were enough to hand them an opening match 17-16 win in their title defense campaign. More

The Best Photos From South Africa’s 44-31 Win Over Australia in the 2010 Tri Nations

Posted on 28 Aug, 2010, by in Rugby

South Africa got their first win of the 2010 Tri Nations Series, beating Australia 44-31 at Loftus Versfeld, as Victor Matfield played his 100th test match for the Springboks. More

Best Photos From Australia’s 30-13 Win over South Africa in the Tri Nations

Posted on 25 Jul, 2010, by in Rugby

The best photos from Australia’s 30-13 win over South Africa in the 2010 Tri Nations Series More

Top 7 Photos From the All Blacks Tri-Nations 31-17 Win over the Springboks

Posted on 17 Jul, 2010, by in Miscellaneous

The best photos from New Zealand’s 31-17 win over South Africa in the Tri-Nations tournament earlier today. More

The 2010 World Cup Losing Gallery

Posted on 9 Jul, 2010, by in Soccer

Nothing photographs better than the agony of defeat, so here’s our selection of the best photos showing players going through the tragedy of their World Cup dream ending with crying, tears or just a painful and excruciating look on their faces. More