Bulls get injury-free Bok boost

2015-01-06 14:30

Pierre Spies, Arno Botha, Handre Pollard, Marcel van der Merwe and Adriaan Strauss will all return to Bulls training from next week.

Kaplan questions yellow cards

2014-11-11 09:31

Retired referee Jonathan Kaplan has questioned the yellow cards awarded to SA's Adriaan Strauss and New Zealand's Dane Coles.

Will Bok pack be spooked?

2014-09-01 12:13

SA may find it hard against Oz to swiftly banish memories of their scrumming mauling from the Pumas, writes Rob Houwing.

Why Strauss left Cheetahs

2014-07-29 14:48

Springbok hooker Adriaan Strauss has given his reasons for his decision to leave the Cheetahs for the Bulls.

Cheetahs regret Strauss' exit

2014-07-25 14:03

The Cheetahs have expressed their regret at the departure of star hooker Adriaan Strauss, who has signed for the Bulls.

Q&A: Adriaan Strauss

2014-07-24 12:02

Cheetahs hooker Adriaan Strauss discusses the biggest rivals in this year's Currie Cup and their new jersey.

Bulls set to confirm big signings

2014-07-22 21:06

The Bulls are set to confirm two big name signings and lose one top player, all in the same week.

Strauss to sign with Bulls

2014-07-01 13:30

Cheetahs captain and hooker, Adriaan Strauss, is set to leave Bloemfontein and sign for the Bulls in Pretoria.

Tackle costs Strauss R300k

2014-05-27 13:37

Cheetahs captain Adriaan Strauss's suspension for a tip tackle is likely to cost him in excess of R300 000.

Cheetahs skipper Strauss cited

2014-05-26 08:18

Cheetahs captain Adriaan Strauss has been cited for alleged foul play during their Super Rugby match against the Stormers.

History on Cheetahs' side

2014-05-09 06:58

The Cheetahs will be hoping the history will repeat itself when they tackle the Force in their Super Rugby clash in Bloemfontein.

Kirwan wary of Bok trio

2014-03-20 11:52

Blues coach John Kirwan has warned his players not to write off the Cheetahs who he says boast a few classy players.

Cheetahs Boks back in training

2014-01-07 09:07

Boks Adriaan Strauss, Willie le Roux, Coenie Oosthuizen and Johan Goosen have returned to training ahead of the S15 season.

Respect key for Bok hookers

2013-10-30 09:03

Adriaan Strauss says his relationship with fellow Springbok hooker Bismarck du Plessis is one based on mutual respect.

Strauss back to lead Cheetahs

2013-10-08 12:16

Hooker Adriaan Strauss will return as Free State captain when they tackle the Blue Bulls at the Free State Stadium.

Bismarck will be back for ABs

2013-09-26 10:45

Bok coach Heyneke Meyer says hooker Bismarck du Plessis will be back to face the All Blacks in their final Rugby Championship Test.

Tiring No 2s in Cheetahs’ match

2013-07-18 14:00

Rob Houwing asks which of Messrs Strauss and Moore will win the hooker battle at Canberra Stadium this weekend?

Cheetahs: A puncher’s chance

2013-07-14 22:14

A slightly less arduous journey for their finals series qualifier could give the Cheetahs extra motivation, says Rob Houwing.

Strauss: I knew we could do it

2013-07-06 22:20

Cheetahs skipper Adriaan Strauss has lauded his charges after they reached the Super Rugby playoffs for the first time.

Strauss ready to lead Boks

2013-06-20 11:22

Springbok hooker Adriaan Strauss says he is ready to take over the captaincy if he gets the opportunity against Samoa at Loftus.

Louw or Strauss to lead Boks?

2013-06-18 13:00

Adriaan Strauss and Francois Louw appear to be the frontrunners to lead the Springboks if Jean de Villiers fails to recover from injury.

Cheetahs rejoin the bun fight

2013-06-03 12:34

The Cheetahs have to guard against their spirited Super Rugby playoffs push fading at a very inconvenient time.

Boks' front row imbalance

2013-06-03 07:33

Two of the Springboks’ front row positions are superbly covered for the June Tests; the other remains a work in progress, writes Rob Houwing.

'Fab Friday' for Cheetahs

2013-05-24 14:34

Losses for the Crusaders and Waratahs have greatly boosted the Cheetahs’ Super Rugby playoffs chances.

Cheetahs eye Lappies return

2013-05-13 08:31

The Cheetahs are hoping that loose forward Lappies Labuschagné will shake off his injury and be ready to face the Reds this weekend.


Boks v Eng: 4 big tussles

2014-11-13 22:12

Rob Houwing pinpoints a quartet of one-on-ones that ought to be particularly worth monitoring at Twickenham.

No rest for top Springboks

2014-10-13 10:26

It is unlikely that the Springboks will rest a few key forwards for their year-end tour to Europe next month.

Strauss at No 2 for Boks?

2014-09-01 10:47

Adriaan Strauss is likely to replace Bismarck du Plessis at hooker when the Springboks tackle the Wallabies in Perth.

Bulls confirm 4 big signings

2014-07-29 12:00

The Blue Bulls have announce the signings of Adriaan Strauss, Trevor Nyakane, Pieter "Lappies" Labuschagné and Jamba Ulengo.

Strauss signs for Bulls

2014-07-25 11:02

The Bulls have landed a major coup with the signing of Cheetahs and Springbok hooker Adriaan Strauss.

Bulls to lose out on Strauss?

2014-07-23 09:32

It appears Cheetahs hooker Adriaan Strauss will make a U-turn and decide not to move from the Cheetahs to the Bulls.

Strauss lauds his troops

2014-07-06 12:16

Cheetahs captain Adriaan Strauss has lauded his team's efforts in their victory over the Sharks in their Super Rugby match.

Boks: Strauss ban badly timed

2014-05-27 22:53

Indispensible forward Bismarck du Plessis may now have to spend more time on the Bok pitch than is desirable in June, says Rob Houwing.

Strauss cops three-match ban

2014-05-27 11:36

Cheetahs and Springbok hooker Adriaan Strauss has been suspended for three matches after committing a dangerous tackle.

Strauss: Win was for the fans

2014-05-18 15:30

Cheetahs captain Adriaan Strauss has lauded his side's win over the Brumbies after they moved off the bottom of the Super Rugby log.

Strauss exasperated after loss

2014-04-13 12:00

Cheetahs captain Adriaan Strauss had few words after another performance where his side let a good lead slip through their fingers.

Strauss buoyed by historic win

2014-02-22 14:32

Cheetahs captain Adriaan Strauss has said his team's historic win over the Bulls has given them momentum ahead of their overseas tour.

Boks set for changes

2013-11-14 07:47

The Springboks will make a few changes to their starting team for the Test against Scotland at Murrayfield.

Bok front row for Cheetahs

2013-10-09 13:30

The Cheetahs have picked an all-Springbok front row for their Currie Cup clash against the Blue Bulls in Bloemfontein.

Boks: 78 minutes with 14 men

2013-09-30 09:07

The Springboks must improve their discipline if they are to have any chance of getting the better of the All Blacks at Ellis Park.

In-Zane Meyer opts for Kirchner

2013-09-03 10:20

Zane Kirchner appears likely to start at fullback for the Springboks in their Rugby Championship Test against Australia in Brisbane.

Cheetahs: A puncher’s chance

2013-07-15 07:55

A slightly less arduous journey for their finals series qualifier could give the Cheetahs extra motivation, says Rob Houwing.

Cheetahs filled with belief

2013-07-07 21:18

Cheetahs captain Adriaan Strauss says belief in their own abilities ensured their passage to the Super Rugby playoffs.

Cheetahs Boks ready for action

2013-06-26 12:21

The Cheetahs have thrown their Springboks straight back into the mix for their Super Rugby clash against the Stormers at Newlands.

Meyer: Strauss a great person

2013-06-20 09:06

Bok coach Heyneke Meyer has hailed would-be skipper Adriaan Strauss as a "great human being" ahead of their Test against Samoa.

Boks survive Scotland scare

2013-06-15 19:09

The Springboks have survived a spirited performance by Scotland to beat them in the Incoming Series at Mbombela Stadium.

Bulls kicking the best - Naka

2013-06-03 10:29

Cheetahs coach Naka Drotské says the Bulls beat them with a highly effective tactical plan in their Super Rugby clash in Bloemfontein.

Strauss wants win over Bulls

2013-05-28 16:16

Cheetahs captain Adriaan Strauss is looking to record their first win against the Bulls in the Super Rugby tournament.

Character key in Cheetahs win

2013-05-18 22:32

Cheetahs captain Adriaan Strauss has praised his team for showing great commitment on defence as they held off the Reds.

Strauss slams Cheetahs

2013-05-11 12:13

The Cheetahs lost their way, skipper Adriaan Strauss admitted, after their defeat to the Hurricanes in Bloemfontein.

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