The 2023 Rugby World Cup is in full swing, and the excitement is palpable across South Africa. As the defending champions, the Springboks are ready to once again showcase their prowess on the global stage. And when it comes to bringing this thrilling event to the homes of South African fans, there’s one name they can trust: SuperSport.
The Boks have two glorious wins after beating Scotland 18-3 in their opener match, followed by a clean-sheet win of 76-0 against Romania.
Following their tough loss against Ireland, we’re yet to see how far the Boks will go in this tournament to defend their championship.
With all this action keeping fans excited and on the edge of their seats, SuperSport is your go to for all the coverage from higlights, analysis to fans reactions. With a rich history of covering rugby, SuperSport is not just a broadcaster; it’s a part of the rugby fabric in South Africa. As the Rugby World Cup unfolds, you can count on SuperSport to provide the most genuine and passionate coverage.
SuperSport ensures that no rugby fan misses a moment of the action. All 48 Rugby World Cup matches are available live on SuperSport, with 26 of them even accessible on Compact Plus. This includes two quarterfinals, both semis, the third-fourth place playoff, and the final showdown. Wherever you are, SuperSport brings the stadium atmosphere to your living room.
SuperSport boasts an unparalleled lineup of rugby experts and analysts. From former World Cup champions like Schalk Burger, John Smit, and Jean de Villiers to international rugby legends like George Gregan and Justin Marshall, SuperSport’s team brings a wealth of knowledge and insights to the screen.
How to enjoy the overall experience and watch all matches:
Accessing the RWC: DStv Stream Exclusive
To catch all the Rugby World Cup action, you’ll need access to DStv Stream. This exclusive streaming service is your gateway to the tournament. It ensures that fans can follow the Springboks’ journey from anywhere, making it more convenient than ever to be part of the excitement.
Mayibuye Channel: A Rugby Haven
For a comprehensive rugby experience, don’t miss Mayibuye on DStv channel 209. Launched on August 25, this channel is designed to cater to the rugby community, offering unique insights and perspectives on the Rugby World Cup. With a talented cast of rugby enthusiasts, Mayibuye is a must-watch for any fan.
Chasing the Sun: A Journey of Redemption
“Chasing the Sun” is a gripping documentary that relives the Springboks’ path to redemption and World Cup glory in 2019. This inspirational story is a testament to the resilience and determination of the team. Catch it on DStv Compact, and witness the journey that captivated a nation.
Official Watch Parties
Join official watch parties at restaurants and bars in Johannesburg. Experience the game’s excitement in a vibrant, communal atmosphere.
Don’t miss the spectacular laser shows promoting SuperSport and DStv Stream’s commitment to the Rugby World Cup. It’s an unforgettable part of the experience.
iFanMallz: Gathering to Support
Fans in Gauteng can gather at SuperSport’s iFan Mall zones to watch Springbok games. It’s an opportunity to unite with fellow fans and celebrate the game.
The Pledge Wall: Connecting Fans and the Boks
The Pledge Wall at O.R Tambo allows fans to write messages of support to the Springboks. Stand #StrongerTogether with SuperSport.
So be sure to stay tuned to SuperSport as your one-stop destination for an unforgettable Rugby World Cup experience. With every match live, expert analysis, and exclusive content.
From the watch parties, where fans come together to immerse themselves in the excitement, to the spectacular laser shows that light up the night and amplify the thrill of the World Cup, For those in Gauteng, iFan Mall zones are the place to be, where you can watch the Springboks with fellow enthusiasts, sharing every try and tackle.