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Botha to retire after WC
Botha to retire after WC South Africa

Botha to retire after WC

Springbok and Toulon lock Bakkies Botha has revealed that the upcoming season will be his last with the French club

Du Preez to miss whole of 2014 South Africa

Du Preez to miss whole of 2014

South Africa scrum-half Fourie du Preez will not play again this year after ankle injury more serious than first thought

Du Preez blow for South Africa South Africa

Du Preez blow for South Africa

South Africa scrum-half Fourie du Preez to miss 2014 Rugby Championship after injuring his ankle against Scotland.

Springboks stun sorry Scotland South Africa

Springboks stun sorry Scotland

South Africa laid down an impressive marker ahead of The Rugby Championship with an emphatic 55-6 win over Scotland.

Cotter finds positives in loss South Africa

Cotter finds positives in loss

Scotland boss Vern Cotter said his side still offered positive signs for the future despite losing 55-6 to South Africa.

South Africa v Scotland: Teams South Africa

South Africa v Scotland: Teams

Scotland will look to end their summer tour unbeaten when they face South Africa in Port Elizabeth on Saturday.

Ashe to make Scotland debut South Africa

Ashe to make Scotland debut

Glasgow Warriors back-row forward Adam Ashe will make his debut at No 8 for Scotland against South Africa on Saturday.

Pollard makes South Africa bow South Africa

Pollard makes South Africa bow

IRB Junior Player of the Year Handre Pollard will make his South Africa debut on Saturday against Scotland.

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