24/09/2020 - Springbok’s Participation In Rugby Championship Still To Be Confirmed - South Africa’s participation remains conditional on the relaxation of the government’s current ban on international sporting participation and the outcome of assessments of high performance and player welfare issues. SANZAAR explained the incoming teams (Argentina, New Zealand and South Africa) would be
24/09/2020 - The Corona Virus Will Not Stop Argentina - Ledesma - Argentina will be ready to compete in this year’s Rugby Championship despite several players testing positive for the coronavirus at the moment. Mario Ledesma told the Sydney Morning Herald that the coronavirus will not impact his team’s preparations to travel to Australia. Most of the 13 players and coaching staff who were
24/09/2020 - New Zealand Rugby Disappointed With Rugby Championship Fixtures - SANZAAR has announced the match schedule for the Championship, with the All Blacks scheduled to play Australia in Brisbane on Saturday 7 November and Argentina the following Saturday in Sydney on 14 November. The team is then scheduled to play back to back Tests against South Africa in Sydney on 21
24/09/2020 - SANZAAR Announce Rugby Championship's Dates And Fixtures - Inbound teams Argentina, New Zealand and South Africa will be required to observe all health regulations around their squads as imposed by the NSW and Queensland governments. The teams will be kept separate by operating within a ‘bubble’ during this period with all teams operating in clean environments controlled by NSW.
11/09/2020 - SA Rugby Can Not Confirm Boks' Participation In Rugby Championship - Jurie Roux - SA Rugby has welcomed the confirmation that the Castle Lager Rugby Championship would be held in 2020, however, Jurie Roux (SA Rugby CEO) cautioned that the participation of defending champions, South Africa, still had to be confirmed. The announcement that the event would be held in Australia
11/09/2020 - Aussies To Host Rugby Championship - The confirmation followed a detailed assessment of tournament hosting submissions from New Zealand Rugby and Rugby Australia, SANZAAR said in a statement. The tournament was moved from its traditional August-September window due to the ongoing effects of the global COVID-19 pandemic. The Castle Lager Rugby Championship (TRC)