Every April 1, aka April Fool’s Day, there are bound to be some prank news stories, but in a time of fake news, it’s super hard to differentiate.
However, we’ve gathered some of the best funny rugby stories from down the years so you don’t have to.
Rugby April fools:
#5. The Zebra’s?
It was reported that the Springboks had changed their name to “Zebras”, to reflect the country’s racial diversity, and the colours black and white would do exactly that.
The report went on to “quote” one of the officials from the SA rugby association, who said the new black and white gear would debut in September during the World Cup.