Why were some Springbok players wearing the wrong jersey for their RWC2019 quarter-final against Japan?

Pollard and his non-Rugby World Cup jersey in Tokyo (All images: © World Rugby) UPDATE: The SARU has confirmed that the reason Pollard and others were wearing the incorrect kit was because of a supply error, which the Springbok kit managers were unable to be rectified in time for the game. South African journalist Brendan Nel … Continue reading Why were some Springbok players wearing the wrong jersey for their RWC2019 quarter-final against Japan?

REVIEW: South Africa Springboks RWC2019 ASICS Home & Alternate Jerseys

The Springboks are traditionally one of the first teams to reveal their Rugby World Cup jerseys every cycle, and for RWC2019, they've stolen a march on everyone else by being the first team to launch their jersey for Japan. Once again, Japanese firm ASICS is supplying the famous green and gold jersey for the tournament … Continue reading REVIEW: South Africa Springboks RWC2019 ASICS Home & Alternate Jerseys

NEWS: ASICS renews kit deal with Wallabies and Springboks

Japanese kit supplier ASICS have announced new long-term extensions to supply kits to the SARU and ARU, meaning that Australia and South Africa will continue to wear the brand until after the 2023 Rugby World Cup.  Both new deals will com into effect in 2020, and will see the Wallabies continue to wear kit supplied … Continue reading NEWS: ASICS renews kit deal with Wallabies and Springboks

South Africa Springboks ASICS 2018/19 Home & Alternate Shirts

Times have been pretty rough for the Springboks since they signed up with ASICS back in 2014, but with the World Cup a year away there have been real signs that the Boks are bouncing back, and they've been doing so in their brand new shirt.  Following on from last year's back to basics old-school … Continue reading South Africa Springboks ASICS 2018/19 Home & Alternate Shirts

NEWS: South Africa Springboks reveal 2018 ASICS home shirt

The Springboks have revealed their brand new ASICS home shirt, which the men in green will wear for their June tests, The Rugby Championship and beyond. The new shirt keeps things suitably classic and traditional, following on from the trend that they started last season – once again we have a clean dark green jersey … Continue reading NEWS: South Africa Springboks reveal 2018 ASICS home shirt