Edinburgh News

Embrose Papier can handle the pressure, says Springbok captain Siya Kolisi

And having hardly had any game time for the Boks this year, the 21-year-old from Mamre in the Western Cape will be feeling the heat in the Edinburgh chill.

IOL , South Africa Nov 16, 2018

Siya Kolisi: Springboks will be pushing for awesome 80 minutes against Scotland

Firstly, dry conditions are expected for Edinburgh, although the 5.20pm local time kickoff (7.20pm SA time) means that it will be chilly.

IOL , South Africa Nov 16, 2018

Springbok boss Erasmus in search of fresh success over Scotland

Edinburgh - A Murrayfield fortress awaits Rassie Erasmus on Saturday as South Africa’s coach returns to the ground where he helped inflict Scotland’s greatest home loss in his playing days.

EWN , South Africa Nov 15, 2018

Dry conditions will suit Embrose Papier, says Springbok coach Rassie Erasmus

A clear evening is expected in Edinburgh on Saturday (7.20pm SA time kickoff), which Erasmus feels will aid Papier’s natural attacking style.

IOL , South Africa Nov 15, 2018

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RG set for Bok starting role at Murrayfield Springbok coach Rassie Erasmus is likely to make a few changes to his match-day squad for Saturday’s Test against Scotland in Edinburgh.

News 24 , South Africa Nov 15, 2018

Embrose Papier to make his first Test start when the Springboks take on Scotland

“The matches in the northern hemisphere are all closely fought encounters‚ with the set-piece battle key‚ and it’s important to grab the big moments and finish your opportunities.” Papier has yet to convince at this level but with conditions expected to be dry in Edinburgh on Saturday‚ he will have a chance to show off his pace and natural attacking instincts of the coach lets him off the leash.

Times Live , South Africa Nov 15, 2018

Embrose Papier finally makes first Springbok start against Scotland

The #Springboks team for Saturday's third Test of the @CastleLagerSA Outgoing Tour, against @Scotlandteam at BT Murrayfield in Edinburgh, has been named.

IOL , South Africa Nov 15, 2018

Two thirds of African cities face 'extreme climate risk'

Verisk found that British cities of Glasgow, Edinburgh and Belfast were the three cities best prepared to manage the impact of climate change.

News 24 , South Africa Nov 15, 2018

When Prince Charles came visiting

Buhari receives Prince Charles today The next visit of the British royalty would probably be the visit of the Queen, accompanied by her husband, Prince Phillip the Duke of Edinburgh, in 1956.

Vanguard News , Nigeria Nov 14, 2018

Townsend: Scotland defence must be strong to nullify ambitious Springbok game plan

Photo: EPA Edinburgh – Scotland coach Gregor Townsend has warned his side will have to up their game when they face an “ambitious” South Africa at Murrayfield on Saturday.

IOL , South Africa Nov 14, 2018