Dick Muir chats to Sport24

2014-07-25 15:14

Former Sharks coach and Bok centre DICK MUIR talks new ventures and offers a prediction ahead of the Sharks’ semi-final clash.

Jean's chance will come - Muir

2011-09-28 18:13

Springbok backline coach Dick Muir says centre Jean de Villiers will get the chance to win back his position in the starting line-up.

'Barren' Habana gets backing

2011-09-08 12:06

The fact that wing Bryan Habana has not scored a try for the Boks since last year’s Test against Italy, is no reason for concern.

Muir: Winning priority at RWC

2011-09-08 08:56

Springboks backline coach Dick Muir says the Rugby World Cup may not be the carnival of running rugby organisers are hoping for.

Boks an 'embarrassment'

2011-08-04 07:30

Springbok assistant coach Dick Muir says he is ashamed of the way the Springboks performed on their recent tour of Australasia.

Muir: We let SA down

2010-11-24 22:11

Dick Muir has said that the Boks' performance against Scotland was poor and only a victory over England will appease the fans.

Muir backs Jantjies for Test

2010-10-22 18:30

Springbok assistant coach Dick Muir has backed Lions flyhalf Elton Jantjies to succeed immediately at Test level.

Bok staff - four heads to roll

2010-10-01 08:10

According to reports, the heads of four members of the Springbok management team may be about to roll while SARU stays mum.

Mitchell sings Muir's praises

2010-09-16 15:15

John Mitchell has come out in support of Dick Muir attributing the recent successes of the Lions to Muirs planning.

Mitchell begins his Lions stint

2010-06-07 21:15

The Lions have gained a former All Blacks coach and a Springbok centre but lost a Springbok forward for their Currie Cup campaign.

Lions playing for pride

2010-05-06 14:23

It may be a lost cause, but the Lions believe their desire for pride will carry them through against the Blues at Coca-Cola Park.

Muir starting to see the light

2010-04-29 14:26

Lions coach Dick Muir may be the eternal optimist, but he truly believes that there is “light at the end of the tunnel” for his side.

Muir keeps Spencer at fullback

2010-04-22 12:30

Lions coach Dick Muir has elected to keep Carlos Spencer at fullback for the Super 14 derby match against the Bulls at Loftus Versfeld.

Lions close ... but no cigar

2010-04-18 22:30

Lions coach Dick Muir is seeing his side improve every week, but the results are not yet going in their favour.

Plumtree focus on backrow

2010-04-12 22:46

John Plumtree is unlikely to tamper unnecessarily with the Sharks starting line-up for their Super 14 outing against the Lions.

Muir retains faith in Spencer

2010-04-08 14:57

Lions coach Dick Muir has made several changes to his team for their Super 14 clash against the Reds in Johannesburg.

Muir eyes first Lions win

2010-03-25 11:49

Lions coach Dick Muir is eyeing his side’s first victory ahead of their Super 14 clash with the Highlanders in Dunedin.

Spencer out, Stoltz back

2010-03-03 09:24

Lions head coach Dick Muir has made seven changes to his starting line-up for the Super 14 match against the Brumbies.

Lions wont 'leak tries' again

2010-02-24 13:49

Lions coach Dick Muir believes the problem has been identified, and his side won’t “leak tries” against the unbeaten Hurricanes.

Muir pins hope on Spencer

2010-02-17 11:29

Lions coach Dick Muir knows he will be looking for flyhalf Carlos Spencer to step up to lead his team to victory against the Chiefs.

Muir happy in defeat

2010-02-01 07:14

Dick Muir believes his team reached their goals despite a lack of cohesion in their two pre-Super 14 defeats against the Bulls.

'Lions will get their rewards'

2010-01-27 12:25

Lions coach Dick Muir believes even though his side are underdogs in this year’s Super 14, their hard work will reap the rewards.

Muir: Valuable lessons learned

2009-11-10 08:25

Maybe it was the familiar faces next to the field, but the Springboks appeared focused when they started training at Saracens.

Muir: Experiment was a failure

2009-11-07 12:13

Assistant coach Dick Muir has admitted his experimental Springbok squad selection failed dismally in their defeat against Leicester.

Bok Test spots up for grabs

2009-11-06 08:03

The future of South African rugby and its depth will be on display when a young Springbok team take on Leicester.


Boks to starve Tuilagi of ball?

2011-09-28 22:28

The Springboks have hinted that they will aim to keep the ball away from Samoan danger man Alesana Tuilagi in their RWC clash.

Boks to target Namibia's 'Wors'

2011-09-18 17:27

Springbok backline coach Dick Muir says they will attempt to put pressure on Namibia's flyhalf Theuns ‘Wors’ Kotze.

Boks to rely on 'old heads'

2011-09-08 10:59

SA will rely on their experience and proven ability to make the right decision at the RWC, according to assistant coach Dick Muir.

Bakkies out of RWC opener

2011-09-08 06:56

Lock Bakkies Botha will not play in the Boks' opening RWC match against Wales, SA backline coach Dick Muir has confirmed.

SARU deny Gold, Muir rumours

2010-11-30 15:26

SARU have come out and denied recent media reports regarding the formation of a technical committee.

Ball in hand for Boks

2010-11-08 21:39

The Springboks are set to abandon their recent winning recipe against Ireland in favour of an expansive ball-in-hand approach.

Bok coaching team survives

2010-10-01 14:10

SARU has confirmed its full support for the current Springbok coaching team and said planning was underway for the end-of-year tour.

Smit commits to Sharks

2010-09-23 14:19

John Smit will get an opportunity next year to fill in the one gap that was left in his impressive CV following the 2007 RWC triumph.

‘Divided’ Boks back in disarray

2010-07-26 08:52

The Boks have returned from a disastrous Tri-Nations campaign in disarray with reports of major divisions within the camp.

John Mitchell to join Lions

2010-05-18 14:23

Force coach John Mitchell has admitted that he is busy negotiating with the Golden Lions to coach their team in the Currie Cup.

Muir looks to the future

2010-05-06 08:18

Lions coach Dick Muir will use his side’s last two Super 14 games to take stock of the talent at his disposal ahead of next season.

Muir tips Stormers, Bulls

2010-04-26 08:01

Lions coach Dick Muir knows exactly where to put his money for a winner in this year’s Super 14 – on either the Stormers or the Bulls.

Lions sweat over injured duo

2010-04-19 11:56

The Lions will be anxiously waiting on news on the injury front as they prepare for their massive task in taking on the Bulls.

Lions bench Spencer

2010-04-15 13:14

The relegation of Carlos Spencer to the bench is one of six changes coach Dick Muir has made to the Lions team to face the Sharks.

Muir hungry for Sharks blood

2010-04-12 22:42

If there is one game in the S14 that Lions coach Dick Muir would like to win above all others, it is the game against the Sharks.

Muir loses patience with Rose

2010-04-08 11:55

Lions coach Dick Muir seems to have lost confidence in Springbok fullback Earl Rose, dropping him to the Vodacom Cup team.

Vermaak back for Lions

2010-03-10 09:35

The Auto and General Lions will welcome back gamebreaker Jano Vermaak to Vodacom Super 14 action against the Waratahs.

Muir makes one change

2010-02-25 07:45

Lions coach Dick Muir has made only one enforced change to his starting line-up for the Super 14 clash against the Hurricanes.

Lions face uphill battle

2010-02-23 13:07

The Lions’ coaching team will have to re-think their approach to the Super 14 ahead of their clash against the Hurricanes.

Spencer shines for lousy Lions

2010-02-06 08:05

The Lions finished their final Super 14 warm-up match with a lacklustre performance narrowly winning 24-17 against the Pumas.

Bulls, Lions differ on goals

2010-01-29 11:35

It will be two teams with totally different objectives that take the field in the main warm-up match at Polokwane this weekend.

Smit praises Rolland

2009-11-20 15:40

Bok captain John Smit has praised Alain Rolland, who will officiate the SA vs Italy test after a week of criticism of referees.

Boks: No panic as French loom

2009-11-09 14:16

There is no panic in the Springbok camp after their unexpected loss to the Leicester Tigers and with France lying in wait.

Muir: Worst Bok pack ever

2009-11-07 08:22

Assistant coach Dick Muir has labelled the Boks' forward performance against Leicester as the worst he's ever seen.

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