Australia utility back Pat McCabe has decided to retire after
fracturing his neck for the third time in last weekend's
Rugby Championship defeat to New Zealand, his Super Rugby
coach Steve Larkham says.
Experienced lock Victor Matfield has overcome injury and been
included in South Africa's squad to tour Australia and New
Zealand in the Rugby Championship next month, but question
marks remain over the fitness of loose-forward Willem
A first-minute try from Ruan Pienaar proved decisive as South
Africa beat Argentina 13-6 in their rain-affected Rugby
Championship test at Loftus Versfeld to record a winning
start to the annual four-nation competition.