Bakkies: Morne still one of the best flyhalves

2015-08-28 09:00

With the tournament mere weeks away, former Springbok lock Bakkies Botha has picked his Rugby World Cup Dream Team.

Bakkies to lead BaaBaas in London

2015-08-26 20:30

Bakkies Botha will captain the Barbarians in the first rugby match staged at the Stadium, Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park.

Ex-Bok trio to face Samoa

2015-08-21 15:00

Former Springboks Bakkies Botha, Wynand Olivier and Pierre Spies have been named in the Barbarians squad to face Samoa.

Bakkies: Flip will add value to Boks

2015-07-21 11:53

Former Springbok lock Bakkies Botha believes Flip van der Merwe can add value to the Springbok cause this season.

One final fling for Bakkies, Victor

2015-07-14 13:41

Bakkies Botha and Victor Matfield will lock down together one last time for the Barbarians against Argentina.

Jannie felt so bad he gave me his jersey - Bakkies

Cult hero Bakkies Botha captained the World XV on Saturday and got a taste of his own medicine when Springbok prop Jannie du Plessis gave him a cheap shot at a ruck. Here is what Bakkies thought of the incident!

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Bakkies: Coaching not for me

2015-07-08 10:09

Former Bok lock Bakkies Botha says he will not pursue a career as a professional coach when his playing days are over.

Bakkies shuts door on RWC rumours

2015-07-07 13:56

Bakkies Botha says he is not waiting for a call from coach Heyneke Meyer ahead of the RWC.

Toulon boss calls Bakkies booers 'bastards'

2015-06-09 06:36

Toulon president Mourad Boudjellal has called fans who booed Bakkies Botha off the pitch in his final game, "bastards".

Toulon chasing treble

2015-05-02 07:02

Toulon will bid to be crowned kings of Europe for an unprecedented third successive season at Twickenham on Saturday.

Bakkies picks his RWC 2015 dream team

Victor Matfield has made the cut for Bakkies Botha's RWC 2015 dream team but which other South Africans get the nod?

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6 Saffers in BaaBaas squad

2015-08-25 08:17

Six South Africans have been included in the Barbarians squad to face Samoa at London's Olympic Park.

Bakkies, Spies start against Japan

2015-08-13 12:00

Bakkies Botha and Pierre Spies will start for the World XV when they tackle Japan in Tokyo.

5 Boks to join Barbarians

2015-07-17 16:18

Five of South Africa’s major stars will join the Barbarians line-up for two high-profile games this November.

Bakkies gashed by Jannie's 'cheap shot'

2015-07-14 09:45

Bakkies Botha says Springbok prop Jannie du Plessis lost a few supporters after barging into him at a ruck.

Bakkies honoured to face Boks

2015-07-10 14:13

Veteran lock Bakkies Botha says he is honoured to face his former team-mates at Newlands in Cape Town.

Williams: Matfield still good enough

2015-07-07 21:01

Former All Black lock Ali Williams says that Victor Matfield is still one of the best locks in world rugby.

Bok quintet confirmed in World XV squad

2015-06-25 12:26

Bakkies Botha will be joined by three more SA Test players in the World XV squad for their match against the Springboks.

Bakkies' Toulon career ends in defeat

2015-06-06 11:02

Stade Francais stunned triple European champions Toulon to reach the French Top 14 final.

Bakkies ready for farm life

2015-04-30 17:00

Bakkies Botha will soon return home to SA to focus on his family and his farm, but life after rugby can wait a few more weeks.

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