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Springboks' media manager, Andy Morison, says they have lined up seven Tests at home for the team ahead of the World Cup in France in September.
Morison said the squad is likely to be assembled between May 10 and 16 and will face international sides.
South Africa's World Cup squad will be announced on July 21, the last day of the Tri-Nations game between Australia and New Zealand, said Morison.
Boks' programme: England (May 26 and June 3); Samoa (June 9); Australia (June 16); New Zealand (June 23); Australia (July 7); New Zealand (July 14)); Scotland ( August 25). - Meshack Khotha