Springbok coach Allister Coetzee has made 10 changes to the match-23 for Saturday’s second Test in the Castle Lager Outgoing Tour against France in Paris, which include starts for experienced No 8 Duane Vermeulen and flyhalf Handré Pollard.


Following a strong opening round RAM SLAM T20 Challenge performance, the Hollywoodbets Dolphins will take on the VKB Knights in front of their home crowd at Sahara Stadium Kingsmead on Friday night before jetting to Potchefstroom for a clash with the bizhub Highveld Lions on Sunday.


SA Rugby said it was “bitterly disappointed” at the decision by the World Rugby Council to overturn a recommendation that South Africa should host the 2023 Rugby World Cup and instead voted for France to host the tournament in a secret ballot.


Bafana Bafana coach Stuart Baxter has insisted that there are no dead rubber games in the national team set up and would select the best team for Tuesday’s (14 November 2017) final FIFA World Cup match against Teranga Lions of Senegal at Stade Leopold Sedar Senghor in the capital Dakar.

The match is scheduled to kick off at 21h30 SA time.