The following is a roundup of stories from the 2011 Rugby World Cup in New Zealand.
South Africa named 18 members of its 2007 Rugby World Cup championship squad to its 30-man roster for this year’s tournament in New Zealand.
South Africa picked the core of its Rugby World Cup-winning team for the Aug. 13 Tri-Nations Test against Australia in Durban as it seeks to rebound from back-to- back losses on the road.
Australia added prop Salesi Ma’afu and No. 8 Radike Samo to its rugby squad to face South Africa in the Tri-Nations following a 16-point loss against New Zealand two days ago.
"I'll be sitting at home with my family on Sunday with a tear on my cheek as the team takes on the Wallabies."
- Bakkies Botha on Oct 06, 2011