Coetzee: My focus is on Stormers

2015-01-31 14:27

Stormers coach Allister Coetzee is refusing to comment on his possible move to coach Japanese club Kobe Kobelco Steelers.

Coetzee on his way to Japan

2015-01-30 09:44

A potential crisis looms for a Stormers management with the knowledge that the head coach Allister Coetzee will be leaving the team.

Scrum pleases Stormers coach

2015-01-26 19:30

The Stormers scrum was a pleasing facet of their play in the pre-season clash against SWD, coach Allister Coetzee says.

Stormers step up a gear in Hermanus

2015-01-16 08:58

The Stormers have had a busy time of it during their pre-season camp in the coastal town of Hermanus.

Stormers mix youth, experience

2015-01-13 05:00

There's a good mix between experience and youth in the Stormers squad that will take part in the pre-season camp in Hermanus.

Coetzee doesn't 'fit' with WP

2014-12-10 14:57

Avid Western Province supporter Brevan believes Allister Coetzee's style is not reflective of the Cape side's DNA.

Artificial pitch excites WP

2014-11-08 23:10

Western Province are relishing the prospect of playing on a firm artificial surface when they tackle English club, Saracens.

De Jongh to join WP in London

2014-11-06 14:50

Juan de Jongh and Michael Rhodes will join their WP team-mates in London before being assessed by the team's medical staff.

WP set for Saracens excursion

2014-11-03 19:05

A 24-man Western Province squad will leave for London on Thursday, as the 2014 Currie Cup champions set off to take on Saracens.

Coetzee: We're ready for S15

2014-10-27 18:14

Western Province coach Allister Coetzee believes they can carry the momentum gained from winning the Currie Cup into Super Rugby.

Balie's comments upset WP

2014-10-24 10:39

Western Province are a bit perturbed by the fact that Balie Swart, a SARU scrum consultant, has praised the Golden Lions scrum.

WP aim to banish final ghosts

2014-10-23 05:00

In search of their first victory in a home final at Newlands since 2001, WP will have to tame a rampant Golden Lions side.

Why WP may be less nervy

2014-10-21 23:37

Several WP players sport useful ‘final knowledge’ going into the showpiece game against the Lions, writes Rob Houwing.

Carr cleared for final run

2014-10-20 20:35

WP's injury concerns ahead of the Currie Cup final at Newlands against the Golden Lions are almost a thing of the past.

Coetzee: Catrakilis our No 1

2014-10-20 11:49

WP are unlikely to opt for Kurt Coleman at flyhalf ahead of Demetri Catrakilis in the Currie Cup final against the Lions.

WP v Lions: It’s been a while

2014-10-18 23:20

A 28-year drought as finalists together will be broken when WP tackle the Lions in the Currie Cup showpiece, writes Rob Houwing.

WP didn't want to risk Taute

2014-10-16 16:09

Jaco Taute has not recovered from a rib injury and was not considered for WP's Currie Cup semi-final line-up to face the Blue Bulls.

Battering rams preferred by WP

2014-10-14 10:29

Herman says Western Province coach Allister Coetzee's career is at stake should be not overcome the Blue Bulls on Saturday in the Currie Cup semifinal.

Time for Coetzee to move on?

2014-10-13 10:32

Steve says Western Province coach Allister Coetzee has reached his sell-by date and should move on.

Coetzee defends squad rotation

2014-10-09 22:30

Western Province have taken expedient measures to wrap in cotton wool their first-choice players against the Sharks.

WP-Sharks to be ‘dead’ clash?

2014-10-05 19:00

The Currie Cup clash between WP and the Sharks could have strangely little at stake in log terms, writes Rob Houwing.

WP pay price for bonus point

2014-09-29 18:33

WP coach Allister Coetzee has admitted that his team's bonus-point Currie Cup victory over the Pumas has come at a high price.

WP change one for Pumas

2014-09-23 14:10

WP coach Allister Coetzee has made just one change for his team's tough Currie Cup assignment against the Pumas in Nelspruit.

WP mindful of Griquas threat

2014-09-19 13:59

Western Province coach Allister Coetzee says they are wary of Griquas' ability to beat "any side on any day".

Kolisi worry for WP

2014-09-15 10:41

Western Province have a few injury concerns ahead of their Currie Cup encounter against Griquas at Newlands.


WP need fresh perspective

2015-01-30 10:56

Stephan is not sure who will replace Western Province coach Allister Coetzee after reports linked him with a job in Japan.

Toulouse keen to sign Bok duo

2015-01-28 14:02

French Top 14 club Toulouse are reportedly eager to attain the services of Springboks Frans Malherbe and Siya Kolisi.

Stormers name team for SWD

2015-01-20 12:25

Stormers coach Allister Coetzee has named his team to tackle the SWD Eagles in a friendly match in George.

Stormers young guns excite Coetzee

2015-01-13 07:46

Stormers coach Allister Coetzee is excited by the number of promising young players in their squad as they prepare for Super Rugby.

Coetzee in demand in Japan

2015-01-10 12:00

Stormers and Western Province coach Allister Coetzee is reportedly in high demand to coach in the Japanese league.

WP to take lessons from defeat

2014-11-10 13:02

WP coach Allister Coetzee says their clash against Saracens in London was a great experience for many of their younger players.

WP could add more signings

2014-11-07 09:10

Western Province coach Allister Coetzee has hinted that the union could add more players to their squad ahead of the 2015 season.

Set piece battle key for WP

2014-11-06 14:08

WP coach Allister Coetzee has stressed the importance of the set-piece ahead of their friendly against Saracens in London.

WP say farewall to front row trio

2014-10-30 14:13

Western Province have paid tribute to three front rankers - Pat Cilliers, Brok Harris and Tiaan Liebenberg - who have left the union.

Coertzee deserves praise

2014-10-27 14:26

Shamiel feels Western Province stepped up their game in the final and praised coach Allister Coetzee's changes in the game plan.

WP pick team for final

2014-10-23 12:32

WP coach Allister Coetzee has kept the changes to a minimum for the Currie Cup final against the Golden Lions at Newlands.

Lions forwards too good for WP

2014-10-22 13:08

Flip says the Lions have the advantage going into the Currie Cup final this weekend.

Coetzee labels Lions favourites

2014-10-21 09:24

Western Province coach Allister Coetzee says the Golden Lions will go into the Currie Cup final at Newlands as favourites.

Win or lose, WP coaches safe

2014-10-20 14:28

Western Province president Thelo Wakefield says the WP coaches won't be sacked if they lose the Currie Cup final to the Lions.

WP's first half effort hailed

2014-10-19 17:04

WP's good start and half-time lead effectively put the match beyond the reach of Blue Bulls in their Currie Cup semi-final.

WP see off spirited Blue Bulls

2014-10-18 19:36

WP have again proved the masters of opportunism when they snatched three first-half tries to the Blue Bulls in their Currie Cup semi-final.

WP recall big guns for semis

2014-10-16 12:51

WP coach Allister Coetzee has recalled all his big guns for their Currie Cup semi-final against the Blue Bulls at Newlands.

Coetzee settled on starting XV

2014-10-13 21:42

WP coach Allister Coetzee has said he is '100% sure' of his starting team for their Currie Cup semi-final against the Blue Bulls.

Coetzee: We never enjoy losing

2014-10-12 21:21

Despite fielding a second-string side in their Currie defeat to the Sharks, WP coach Allister Coetzee said the loss still hurts.

Taute suffers rib injury

2014-10-06 18:30

Inside centre Jaco Taute is the lone casualty from Western Province's last-gasp win over the Free State Cheetahs.

Leyds to fit in seamlessly

2014-10-02 17:22

WP coach Allister Coetzee says that Dillyn Leyds will slot into his side seamlessly following his return from Australia.

Coach praises workmanlike WP

2014-09-27 11:00

WP coach Allister Coetzee has praised his side for a workmanlike performance in their Currie Cup victory over the Pumas.

Coetzee remaining grounded

2014-09-21 22:04

Western Province coach Allister Coetzee is not getting carried away after his side's bonus-point win over Griquas.

WP prep for life without Siya

2014-09-15 23:18

WP coach Allister Coetzee is preparing for the possibility that Siya Kolisi could be out for the rest of their Currie Cup campaign.

Lions building home fortress

2014-09-14 14:00

Beating the log-leading Western Province has given Lions coach Johan Ackermann hope that they could turn Ellis Park into a fortress.

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