Springboks go one-up in the series with Durban win over England

first_imgMonday Jun 11, 2012 Springboks go one-up in the series with Durban win over England The Springboks beat England 22-17 in a bruising encounter in Durban on Saturday, going 1-0 up in the three-test series and pleasing new coach Heyneke Meyer. The match had it’s casualties, with players from both sides unavailable for the next test. After a tight and tense first half, the home side had the better of the second, scoring tries through Morne Steyn and new captain, Jean De Villiers. Ben Foden scored a consolation try for England on full time, ending the game on a positive note ahead of the Ellis Park clash next weekend.New Springbok coach Heyneke Meyer was happy with the result considering the short amount of time they had to prepare. “I’m just happy we got through the first one,” he said.“I must say there were a few nerves in the beginning. Defence on both sides was unbelievable. The difficulty was just having the three days. It was a new start and a totally different game plan.“A lot of these guys played tough Super Rugby a week ago and we knew England would be fresher and better prepared. There were a few things I was not happy with, especially in the first half, but I was very happy when we got quick ball and quality ball in the second half.“You could see then that we could be a dangerous side,” the former Bulls coach added.InjuriesEngland fullback Mike Brown has been ruled out of the rest of the tour with a hand injury and is replaced in the squad by Nick Abendanon, who was already in his former homeland for a friend’s wedding. Centre Brad Barritt will miss the second test after he took a bad knock to the eye.South African fullback Zane Kirchner has been ruled out of the second test with a knee injury. Gio Aplon has been drafted into the squad as cover, and there were also concerns with Coenie Oosthuizen’s shoulder, so Bulls front rower Dean Greyling gets a call-up.England face a South African Barbarians team in a midweek fixture in Kimberly on Wednesday. You can view the full match post from South Africa vs England, 1st test, hereCredit: BradleyMcknabADVERTISEMENT Posted By: rugbydump Share Send Thanks Sorry there has been an error Related Articles 81 WEEKS AGO scottish prop saves fire victim 84 WEEKS AGO New Rugby X tournament insane 112 WEEKS AGO Vunipola stands by his comments supporting… From the WebThis Video Will Soon Be Banned. Watch Before It’s DeletedSecrets RevealedUrologists Stunned: Forget the Blue Pill, This “Fixes” Your EDSmart Life ReportsYou Won’t Believe What the World’s Most Beautiful Girl Looks Like TodayNueeyIf You Have Ringing Ears Do This Immediately (Ends Tinnitus)Healthier LivingGranny Stuns Doctors by Removing Her Wrinkles with This Inexpensive TipSmart Life Reports30+ Everyday Items with a Secret Hidden PurposeNueeyThe content you see here is paid for by the advertiser or content provider whose link you click on, and is recommended to you by Revcontent. As the leading platform for native advertising and content recommendation, Revcontent uses interest based targeting to select content that we think will be of particular interest to you. We encourage you to view your opt out options in Revcontent’s Privacy PolicyWant your content to appear on sites like this?Increase Your Engagement Now!Want to report this publisher’s content as misinformation?Submit a ReportGot it, thanks!Remove Content Link?Please choose a reason below:Fake NewsMisleadingNot InterestedOffensiveRepetitiveSubmitCancellast_img read more

CUNA seeks credit union comment on NCUA’s draft 5-year strategic plan

first_imgThe Credit Union National Association is seeking comments on the National Credit Union Administration’s (NCUA) five-year draft strategic plan. CUNA will accept comments until March 24. The NCUA’s comment period for the strategic plan ends April 4.The NCUA issued the draft plan at its January board meeting. It summarizes the NCUA’s analysis of the internal and external environment impacting the NCUA, evaluates their programs and risks, provides goals and objectives for the next five years.According to the NCUA, the three strategic goals for 2017 to 2021 are to: continue reading » 1SHARESShareShareSharePrintMailGooglePinterestDiggRedditStumbleuponDeliciousBufferTumblrlast_img read more

‘Fake’ cigarettes put 4 persons behind bars

first_imgThey were detained in the lockup cell ofthe San Carlos City police station, facing charges for violation of RepublicAct 8293, or the Intellectual Property Code of the Philippines./PN The suspects – all residents of Barangay 5, San Carlos City – were nabbed after they failed to show pertinent documents around 8 p.m. on April 1, it added. BACOLOD City – Eleven boxes of fake cigarettes valued at around P143,000 were seized at a border checkpoint in Barangay Buluangan, San Carlos City, Negros Occidental.  center_img Saidomar Sarip, 25; Norsaif Kintawan, 27; Muad Ambor, 20; and Mario Mahinay, 33, yielded the illegal products, a police report showed.last_img read more

Boru’s claim Ladies Football County Title

first_imgAfter the game their manager Liam Fleming told Tipp FM Sport he was relieved that they held on for victory. Amy Sweeney hit 1-4 and her goal a minute into the game gave Boru’s the platform they needed for victory.The Clogheen side led 1-8 to 0-3 at the break and in the second half they soaked up constant Cappawhite pressure.Despite having two players sent off in the 2nd half they held on for victory after a half that ran to 41 minutes on the clock.last_img