Beyonce du Plessis to lead Junior Bok Women vs Zimbabwe on Tuesday

Junior Springbok Women head coach Laurian Johannes-Haupt has appointed Western Province No 8 Beyonce du Plessis as captain for their international friendly against Zimbabwe in East London on Tuesday, with Bulls Daisies centre Shiniqwa Lamprecht serving as her deputy. Photo: SA Rugby

Junior Springbok Women head coach Laurian Johannes-Haupt has appointed Western Province No 8 Beyoncé du Plessis as captain for their friendly against Zimbabwe and aims to assess the depth of young talent in this pathway for players to graduate to the Springbok Women squad.

Johannes-Haupt Announces Junior Bok Women Squad for 2023

Junior Springbok Women Head Coach Laurian Johannes-Haupt has unveiled the Junior Bok Women Squad for 2023 ahead of the team’s friendly international against Zimbabwe's Junior Sables Women at Baysville High School in East London on Tuesday, 3 October, 2023. Photo: SA Rugby

Four players with international experience join the Junior Bok Women’s squad, as the team prepares for an international friendly against the Junior Sables Women. Coach Laurian Johannes-Haupt emphasizes the significance of the Mthatha tournament and the team’s training focus.

UJ Sevens Team Itching to Prove Themselves

The inaugural Varsity Sevens Women’s rugby tournament will include four participating teams next month in Johannesburg and UJ Team Manager, Tumi Leseke indicated that they are relishing to prove themselves after a year of strenuous preparations

SWD and Lions Target IPT B Section Final Spots

SWD and the Golden Lions will be eager to earn their IPT Final spots this weekend as the two teams face Free State and Limpopo Blue Bulls, respectively in the B Section of the provincial competition

Consistency in Selection for Springboks

Bok coach Stanley Raubenheimer looks to maintain consistency with no changes to his squad to face Madagascar on Tuesday, and has strengthened the bench with Mathrin Simmers, Nomsa Mokwai and Nqobile Mhlangu

Lions and SWD In Pole Position for Final Spots

Golden Lions and SWD earn victories against Pumas and Griquas, respectively, to step closer to a possible final berth in the SA Rugby B Section Interprovincial competition, while Free State and Leopards record their first wins