Wales v Boks: key one-on-ones

2014-11-28 07:09

Sport24 Chief writer Rob Houwing identifies a handful of individual match-ups that could help tilt the Wales-SA Test.

Mallett: Nyakane scrummed well

2014-11-24 09:42

Nick Mallett says Bok coach Heyneke Meyer got his scrum substitutions wrong against Italy.

Boks: Coenie’s stiffest test?

2014-11-17 13:31

How Coenie Oosthuizen fares in a likely No 3 start against Italy could be a key point of Bok interest, writes Rob Houwing.

Whiteley should pip Oosthuizen

2014-11-07 13:02

Lesbeen would have liked to see Warren Whiteley start ahead of Coenie Oosthuizen against Ireland.

Coenie back in Bok frame

2014-10-31 14:22

Coenie Oosthuizen’s bit in the wilderness is over, with the Bok prop likely to be a more permanent feature on the bench from now on.

Strong SA flavour for BaaBaas

2014-10-02 14:09

The Barbarians will have a strong South African flavour for their matches against the Wallabies and Leicester Tigers.

The 3 Springbok 'outcasts'

2014-08-04 13:29

There are three contracted and eligible Springboks who failed to make the cut for Heyneke Meyer's Rugby Championship squad.

Bok duo on Cheetahs bench

2014-04-30 07:24

Cheetahs coach Naka Drotské has included Coenie Oosthuizen and Johan Goosen on the bench for their clash against the Bulls.

Coenie's comeback delayed

2014-04-03 07:39

Springbok and Cheetahs prop Coenie Oosthuizen has not yet recovered from a neck injury and will be sidelined for another two weeks.

Good news on Coenie's neck

2014-03-17 10:29

Cheetahs prop Coenie Oosthuizen has received good news after seeing a specialist over his injured neck.

Oosthuizen blow for Cheetahs

2014-03-06 08:01

Springbok prop Coenie Oosthuizen has been ruled out of the Cheetahs' Australasian tour due to a neck injury.

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.

Boks: Coenie’s flying colours

2013-11-24 09:50

Rob Houwing found it hard to separate several Boks for Sport24 standout figure in the French win ... but eventually picked Coenie Oosthuizen.

France: Coenie’s big break?

2013-11-18 14:23

Should Frans Malherbe be ruled out, Coenie Oosthuizen warrants a taxing first start at No 3 for the Boks in Paris, says Rob Houwing..

More Boks crack BaaBaas nod

2013-11-12 13:24

The Barbarians have announced that four more Springbok players will represent them when they tackle Fiji later this month.

Coenie eager for 80min game

2013-10-09 12:23

Cheetahs prop Coenie Oosthuizen is eager to play a full game of rugby after warming the Springbok bench in recent weeks.

Coenie's big chance to shine

2013-08-06 14:30

Bok Coenie Oosthuizen has an ideal opportunity to cement a permanent place for himself in the Bok squad heading towards the RWC.

Cheetahs sweat over Coenie

2013-07-02 07:50

The Cheetahs are sweating over the availability of Bok prop Coenie Oosthuizen for their do-or-die clash against the Blues.

Cheetahs props can boost Boks

2013-06-10 07:23

A significant front-row reshuffle against Scotland at Nelspruit could be of long-term benefit to the Springboks, writes Rob Houwing.

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.

Oosthuizen starts for Cheetahs

2013-04-17 14:21

Cheetahs coach Naka Drotské has brought Bok prop Coenie Oosthuizen into the starting team for their clash against the Sharks.

Coenie likely to face Sharks

2013-02-12 20:42

Cheetahs prop Coenie Oosthuizen is likely to recover sufficiently in time for their first Super Rugby game against the Sharks.

Cheetahs quell Coenie fears

2012-11-15 07:42

The Cheetahs have quelled fears that the rugby future of Bok prop Coenie Oosthuizen could be in jeopardy.

Coenie to focus on tighthead

2012-10-12 08:08

Prop Coenie Oosthuizen will in future only play tighthead for his province, with the Springboks being the only exception...

Bok reward for Jantjies, Taute

2012-09-22 21:54

Four new players have been called up to the Bok squad for the final two Rugby Championship Tests against Australia and NZ.


Coenie top Bok behind the scenes

2014-11-25 09:42

Cobus Reinach was the official man-of-the-match against Italy, but Coenie Oosthuizen received most of the Springboks' plaudits.

Boks go ‘green’ in front row

2014-11-19 22:31

SA will be green, just not in the eco-friendly sense, at prop when they tackle Italy on Saturday, writes Rob Houwing.

Redelinghuys better scrummer than Oosthuizen

2014-11-07 13:30

Tinus says Julian Redelinghuys is an understudy to Coenie Oosthuizen at the moment and must wait for his overall game to improve first.

Boks: Coenie will be fine, if ...

2014-11-05 22:08

The absence of Irish strongman Cian Healy may have aided the pick of Coenie Oosthuizen in the Bok 23, says Rob Houwing.

Gurthro, Coenie lucky Boks

2014-10-27 15:07

A pair of props not unfamiliar with scrumming angst have debatably cracked the Bok nod for Europe, writes Rob Houwing.

Coenie back for Cheetahs

2014-09-23 13:45

The Cheetahs have welcomed the return of Coenie Oosthuizen, Jean Cook and Rayno Benjamin for their clash against the Bulls.

Boks to start for Cheetahs

2014-05-06 14:15

Cheetahs coach Naka Drotske has included two Bok stalwarts in his run on side for their Super Rugby encounter against the Force.

Bok duo to boost Cheetahs

2014-04-29 10:11

The Cheetahs will be able to call on the services of Boks Coenie Oosthuizen and Johan Goosen for their S15 clash against the Bulls.

Nyakane set for first start

2014-04-01 10:06

Springbok prop Trevor Nyakane is likely to start his first game for the Cheetahs in this year's Super Rugby competition.

Concern over Coenie's neck

2014-03-06 13:31

Coenie Oosthuizen is heading home after a neck injury has seriously put his season - and perhaps his career - in jeopardy.

Oosthuizen worry for Cheetahs

2014-03-04 14:06

The Cheetahs are sweating over the availability of prop Coenie Oosthuizen ahead of their Super Rugby clash against the Reds.

Meyer happy with prop depth

2013-11-25 10:45

Bok coach Heyneke Meyer says the performances of Frans Malherbe and Coenie Oosthuizen on their end-of-year tour were pleasing.

Boks cram bench with forwards

2013-11-20 17:00

South Africa are virtually putting out ‘two packs’ for Saturday night’s Test against France, writes Rob Houwing.

9 Boks in Barbarians squad

2013-11-13 10:45

Three more Springboks have been added to the Barbarians squad for a game against Fiji at Twickenham later this month.

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.

'Clean slate' for Coenie

2013-08-14 07:44

Coenie Oosthuizen may be seen as a gamble in many people’s eyes as he enters a long-term plan of becoming a tighthead at Test level.

Cheetahs sweat over Coenie

2013-07-03 18:00

The Cheetahs will give Hennie Daniller and Coenie Oosthuizen until Friday to prove their fitness for Saturday's clash with the Blues.

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.

Cheetahs props to boost Boks?

2013-06-09 22:36

A significant front-row reshuffle against Scotland at Nelspruit could be of long-term benefit to the Springboks.

Coenie lauds Kings scrum

2013-04-25 07:46

Cheetahs prop Coenie Oosthuizen has praised the Kings front row for their efforts in this year's Super Rugby competition.

Coenie, Goosen raring to go

2013-02-19 18:51

The Cheetahs have been boosted with the news that Springboks Coenie Oosthuizen and Johan Goosen will be ready to face the Sharks.

Bok boost for Cheetahs

2013-01-12 14:33

The Cheetahs will get the services of injured Boks Coenie Oosthuizen and Johan Goosen back for their first Super Rugby game.

Coenie out of Springbok tour

2012-10-15 16:17

Bok prop Coenie Oosthuizen has been ruled out of the November tour to Ireland, Scotland and Wales after suffering a back injury.

Bok prop Coenie declared fit

2012-10-02 17:41

Springbok prop Coenie Oosthuizen has been cleared to play against the All Blacks after an examination by a neurosurgeon.

Coenie back for Cheetahs

2012-09-19 15:29

The Free State Cheetahs have been boosted by the return of Bok prop Coenie Oosthuizen for their clash against the Blue Bulls.

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