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Rugby in South Africa  - SA Rubgy is the umbrella brand for: The Springboks Junior Springboks Springbok Sevens  (See BlitzBokke) Springbok Women Springbok Women Sevens  (See Women’s Sevens) Vodacom Super Rugby  (Our teams in the Super 18) Currie Cup Supersport Rugby Challenge Gold Cup
The 1995 Rugby World Cup was the third Rugby World Cup. It was hosted and won by South Africa
Rugby World Cup Champions 2007: The South African Winning Team
The Webb Ellis Cup is the trophy awarded to the winner of the Rugby World Cup, the premier competition in men's international rugby union. The Cup is named after William Webb Ellis, who is often credited as the inventor of rugby football.
Rugby Host Nation 
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Played in Johannesburg against New Zealand. Final score: SA 15    NZ 12
Played in France against England. Final score: SA 15    Eng 06
A tribute to Joost van der Westhuizen 1971-02-20     2017-02-06
The Springboks have been representing South Africa in International Rugby since July 1891 when they played their first test match against a British Isles touring team. See their Facebook page. The South African women’s team have played in three World Cups since their debut in the 2006 Women’s Rugby World Cup. See their Facebook page.
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Currie Cup Premier Division Women’s Inter Provincial S.A. Rugby U19 Championships S.A. Rugby U20 Championships Valke Peregrine League Vodacom Super Rugby Currie Cup Guinness Pro14
we answered the call
S.A. Rugby Union Teams
S.A. Super Rugby Teams International Rugby      Super Rugby
Vodacom Super Rugby no longer comprises of 18 teams, there are now only 15 teams because the Toyota Cheetahs and the Southern Kings have joined the Guiness PRO14  in Europe.  The Western Force, from Australia, has been taken out of Vodacom Super Rugby. The Super Rugby Final was won by the Crusaders against the Lions at Emirates Airlines Park (Johannesburg) on the 5th of August 2017.

Winners of Super Rugby Final 2017

Crusaders       Winner          

Emirates Lions  Runner Up

Hurricanes      Semi Final

Chiefs            Semi Final

Brumbies        Quarter Final

Highlanders     Quarter Final

Cell C Sharks   Quarter Finals

DHL Stormers  Quarter Finals

Blues  37

Jaguares  33

Southern Kings  28

Western Force  26

Crusaders clinched their 8th Super Rugby Title 2017

The Currie Cup

The Currie Cup dates back to 1891 and is South Africa’s premier domestic rugby

competition. The 2017 season began on August 12 and ended on October 28.

western cape 2017 currie cup winners

pumas 27  griquas 26
Pro14
Tournament dates: 01 Sep 2017 to 26 May 2018
The Guinness Pro14 Rugby Union comprises of teams from South Africa, Ireland, Scotland, Wales and Italy. It is one of three professional leagues in Europe, the other two are English Premiership and the French Top 14. See YouTube promo here!
Participating Countries
South Africa
Northern Ireland
Ireland
Scotland
Wales
Italy
Conference A. Cardiff Blues  Connacht Rugby Glasgow Warriors  Munster Rugby  Ospreys  Cheetahs  Zebre Rugby Club
City, Country. Cardiff, Wales. Galway, Ireland. Glasgow, Scotland. Munster, Ireland. Swansea, Wales. Bloemfontein, S.A. Parma, Italy.
Conference B. Benetton Rugby  Dragons  Edinburgh Rugby Leinster Rugby  Scarlets Southern Kings Ulster Rugby
City, Country. Treviso, Italy. Newport, Wales. Edinburgh, Scotland. Dublin, Ireland. Llanelli, Wales. Port Elizabeth, S.A. Belfast, Northern Ireland.
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Rugby Host Nation 
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The Springboks have been representing South Africa in International Rugby since July 1891 when they played their first test match against a British Isles touring team. See their Facebook page. The South African women’s team have played in three World Cups since their debut in the 2006 Women’s Rugby World Cup. See their Facebook page
we answered the call
Super Rugby
Vodacom Super Rugby no longer comprises of 18 teams, there are now only 15 teams because the Toyota Cheetahs and the Southern Kings have joined the Guiness PRO14  in Europe.  The Western Force, from Australia, has been taken out of Vodacom Super Rugby. The Super Rugby Final was won by the Crusaders against the Lions at Emirates Airlines Park (Johannesburg) on the 5th of August 2017.

Winners of Super Rugby Final 2017

Crusaders clinched their 8th Super Rugby Title 2017

The Currie Cup

The Currie Cup dates back to 1891 and is South Africa’s premier domestic rugby

competition. The 2017 season began on August 12 and ended on October 28.

western cape 2017 currie cup winners

Pro14
Tournament dates: 01 Sep 2017 to 26 May 2018
Fitness in all forms of sport is essential. Training in rugby requires disciple and single-mindedness. Players must dedicate a great deal of time and energy to maintain the fitness levels required to win their games consistently. The fittest Men in Rugby (Men’s Health 30 September 2014) Physical conditioning for rugby is becoming even more important (PDF) Springbok Rugby fitness norms