South Africa named five uncapped players in its squad for a rugby tour of Britain and Ireland, while winger Bryan Habana is out through injury.
Frans Steyn returns to the lineup to make his 50th Test appearance for South Africa in this weekend’s Rugby Championship game against Argentina.
South Africa beat Australia 44-31 to secure its first win in this year’s Tri-Nations rugby tournament.
The following is a roundup of stories from the 2011 Rugby World Cup 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.
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.
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.
Australia and South Africa named the following teams for their July 24 Tri-Nations rugby union Test at Suncorp Stadium in Brisbane:
Following is a list of the 30-man squads selected by the 20 teams for the Sept. 9-Oct. 23 Rugby World Cup in New Zealand: