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Springboks lost to England – Rassie weighs in

Springboks vs England

South Africa’s inability to take several opportunities and a lack of discipline cost them victory over England at Twickenham on Saturday, said coach Rassie Erasmus following his side’s 12-11 defeat. The 46-year-old added it was frustrating to sit and watch as his side dominated a large part of the match …

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Rassie names new-look loose trio for England Test

Duane Vermeulen

Duane Vermeulen and Warren Whiteley both return to the Springbok starting team and together with Siya Kolisi (captain) they will form a new-look loose forward combination for Saturday’s Outgoing Tour Test against England at Twickenham. The much-anticipated Test will kick off the Springboks’ four-match tour of the United Kingdom and …

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Tom Moyane – you’re fired

Tom Moyane

South African President Cyril Ramaphosa fired the head of the nation’s tax agency, Tom Moyane, after a recommendation by a judicial inquiry into the South African Revenue Service. “Mr. Moyane’s dismissal is with immediate effect,” Khusela Diko, the president’s spokeswoman, said by phone Thursday from Pretoria. “The president cannot anticipate …

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Black box recovered from crashed Indonesia jet

One black box from a crashed Lion Air jet has been recovered, the head of Indonesia’s National Transportation Safety Committee said on Thursday, which could be critical to establishing why the brand new plane fell out of the sky. “We found one of the black boxes,” said Soerjanto Tjahjono. “We …

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