PICTURE: Bakkies tweets X-ray

2014-04-15 12:29

Springbok and Toulon lock Bakkies Botha has tweeted an X-ray showing nine steel pins inserted into a plate in his broken arm.

Habana scores on return

2014-04-12 18:34

Bryan Habana has scored a try on his return to action after a three-month absence as Toulon beat Bordeaux-Begles.

Michalak targets 2015 RWC

2014-04-01 16:00

Frederic Michalak's recent run of impressive form has left him eyeing an outing for France in the 2015 World Cup.

Habana set for injury comeback

2014-03-27 21:46

Springbok winger Bryan Habana will likely make his return from injury from the Toulon bench in the Top 14 match against Toulouse.

Bakkies kills BIG pig

2014-03-17 09:53

See the massive pig that Bok lock Bakkies Botha killed on a hunt in France.

Q&A with Habana in Hollywood

2014-03-14 11:16

Sport24 caught up with Bryan Habana as he mingled with celebrities in the bright lights of Hollywood...

Kockott in Toulon U-turn

2014-02-16 10:02

French champions Castres' SA scrumhalf Rory Kockott has changed his mind over a move to Heineken Cup champions Toulon.

Jonny relishing 'coach' role

2014-02-12 20:01

Jonny Wilkinson says his unofficial role as a 'mentor' to some of Toulon's rising stars could help prolong his own playing career.

Bakkies' operation a success

2014-02-04 13:52

Springbok and Toulon lock Bakkies Botha has successfully undergone an operation to have a plate inserted in his "hunting arm".

Cardiff confirm Halfpenny loss

2014-01-23 19:05

Wales fullback Leigh Halfpenny is to leave Cardiff Blues at the end of this season, the Welsh Regional side have announced.

Kockott on Toulon's radar

2014-01-02 22:38

Toulon president Mourad Boudjellal claims SA scrumhalf Rory Kockott has agreed to join the team when his contract with Castres expires.

Habana operation successful

2013-12-18 10:07

Springbok wing Bryan Habana has undergone a successful operation after he was injured playing for French club Toulon.

Wilkinson stars as Toulon win

2013-12-14 18:16

Jonny Wilkinson guaranteed Heineken Cup holders Toulon what could be a crucial bonus point as as they beat English side Exeter.

Jonny W 'worth two players'

2013-12-14 09:52

Toulon president Mourad Boudjellal says he will need to buy two players to replace Jonny Wilkinson should he retire.

Williams to extend Toulon stay

2013-12-12 20:21

All Blacks lock Ali Williams says he is on the verge of prolonging his stay at European champions Toulon beyond 2014.

Ill father keeps Bismarck in SA

2013-11-27 07:47

Springbok hooker Bismarck du Plessis has revealed why he decided to turn down a lucrative offer from French Top 14 club Toulon.

Vermaak shines for Toulouse

2013-10-28 14:35

Springbok scrumhalf Jano Vermaak is Toulouse's hero after scoring a crucial try in their win over Toulon in the French Top 14.

Pienaar snubs R800k a month

2013-10-10 13:15

Springbok scrumhalf Ruan Pienaar reportedly turned down a R800 000 per month deal with French giants Toulon.

Toulon to snag another Bok?

2013-09-19 17:00

According to French media, Springbok scrumhalf Ruan Pienaar, currently at Ulster, is set to join European champions Toulon.

Smith seals Toulon switch

2013-09-10 17:15

Former Springbok flank Juan Smith has come out of retirement to sign a one-year contract with European champions Toulon.

Chiefs v Toulon a reality?

2013-08-27 16:30

Heineken Cup champions Toulon and Super Rugby champions, the Chiefs, could face each other in a 'World Cup of Clubs' final.

Juan Smith passed fit to play

2013-08-22 07:49

Springbok flank Juan Smith is set to make his return to the rugby field after passing a medical at French club, Toulon.

Habana bags R660k per month

2013-08-15 13:15

Springbok wing Bryan Habana is the third highest earner in the French Top 14, reportedly earning about R660 000 per month.

Bakkies ruled out of friendly

2013-08-08 19:00

Bakkies Botha will sit out European champions Toulon's final pre-season friendly against Gloucester due to a back injury.

Toulon handed Glasgow start

2013-07-22 16:06

Reigning champions Toulon have been handed a home tie against Glasgow in the opening match of their European Cup defence.


Habana tweets midair selfie

2014-04-14 12:34

Springbok wing Bryan Habana has tweeted a selfie with the rest of his Toulon team aboard an aeroplane.

Giteau tackles Bakkies' hair

2014-04-11 15:23

Toulon and Bok wing Bryan Habana has tweeted a pic of Matt Giteau's 'close shave' with Bok lock Bakkies Botha.

Wilkinson set for return

2014-03-31 21:04

Jonny Wilkinson is set to return to the starting line-up fors Toulon in their European Cup quarter-final tie against Leinster.

Michalak wants Toulon stay

2014-03-20 16:00

Frederic Michalak has siad he wanted to end his playing career at Toulon and make the French squad for the 2015 World Cup.

Bakkies kills 'MONSTER' pig

2014-03-17 08:24

Springbok and Toulon lock Bakkies Botha has tweeted a pic of a massive pig that he killed on a hunt in France.

Stylish 100th for Wilkinson

2014-02-24 09:10

Jonny Wilkinson celebrated his 100th match in the Top 14 in style as he kicked all of Toulon's points in their win over Bayonne.

13-week ban for Laporte

2014-02-12 20:01

Toulon coach Bernard Laporte was banned for 13 weeks for a vicious verbal tirade against a referee after a Top 14 match.

Bakkies tweets 9-screw selfie!

2014-02-06 14:18

Bakkies Botha has tweeted a picture of his broken arm following an operation to have nine screws and a plate inserted.

Bakkies breaks his arm

2014-01-26 14:22

Springbok lock Bakkies Botha will be out for six weeks after he broke his arm in Toulon's Top 14 defeat against Brive.

Toulon chokes Warriors to win

2014-01-18 20:25

Reigning Heineken Cup champions Toulon have ground down Glasgow Warriors to triumph at a rain-soaked Scotstoun.

O'Connor to join Toulon?

2013-12-23 11:21

Wallaby utility back James O'Connor has reportedly signed a deal to play for O'Connor European champions Toulon.

Armitage extends Toulon stay

2013-12-17 20:34

Delon Armitage has signed a two-year extension to his Toulon contract, tying him to the south coast Top 14 club until 2016.

Williams extends Toulon stay

2013-12-14 12:34

Former New Zealand lock Ali Williams has signed a one-year contract extension with Heineken champions, Toulon.

Chiefs v Toulon canned

2013-12-13 12:05

The Chiefs have abandoned the potential encounter against French club Toulon that was due to take place in February next year.

Habana suffers thigh injury

2013-12-08 10:40

Springbok wing Bryan Habana will be sidelined for around three weeks after suffering a thigh muscle strain while playing for Toulon.

Osteoarthritis scare for ex-Bok

2013-11-20 12:00

Former Bok forward Danie Rossouw is suffering from osteoarthritis, which could rule him out of the rest of the French season.

Claassens blow for Toulon

2013-10-14 20:30

Toulon have announced that Michael Claassens will be out of action for around six weeks because of a broken bone in his left hand.

Williams to make Toulon debut

2013-09-20 19:58

All Blacks lock Ali Williams will pair up with former Springbok lock Bakkies Botha for Toulon in their Top 14 match against Bayonne.

Toulon lure another SA player

2013-09-17 09:00

Another South African is set to ply his trade at French Top 14 club Toulon, with Sharks hooker Craig Burden reportedly set to leave.

Toulon hope for Habana magic

2013-08-29 20:30

Toulon are expecting some magic from their latest big signing, Bryan Habana, when he makes his Top 14 debut on Saturday.

Habana to make Toulon bow

2013-08-24 08:51

Bryan Habana will make his French Top 14 debut next weekend despite being on international duty with the Springboks.

Juan Smith in French return?

2013-08-19 09:06

Bok flank Juan Smith has left the country to undergo medical tests at French club Toulon which could see him make a return to rugby.

Toulon to miss Van Niekerk

2013-08-12 17:30

Joe van Niekerk will miss the start of the Top 14 season for Toulon after breaking down with a sprained knee ligament.

Habana joins former Boks

2013-07-24 18:55

Bryan Habana has joined former Springbok team mates Danie Rossouw, Bakkies Botha and Joe Van Niekerk at his new club Toulon.

All Black joins Toulon

2013-07-09 11:59

All Blacks lock Ali Williams is to join European champions Toulon on a one-year contract for next season, the club has announced.

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