Duane backs Meyer to remain Bok coach

2015-10-30 18:00

The Springboks have thrown their weight behind Heyneke Meyer to stay on as head coach.

VIDEO: We don't always find line between confidence and arrogance - Vermeulen

2015-10-21 16:37

The latest World Cup Daily from World Rugby features a lighthearted one-on-one with Springbok no. 8, Duane Vermeulen. Watch.

SA v Wales: Players to watch

2015-10-17 07:23

Who has the potential to decide today's Rugby World Cup quarter-final between South African and Wales at Twickenham?

6 reasons Boks won’t botch it

2015-10-06 21:46

There are probably many more than half a dozen reasons why SA will beat the USA. But Rob Houwing sticks to six anyway ...

4 potential Springbok captains

2015-09-28 12:00

Victor Matfield may be the favourite, but there are other players in the Bok squad who could lead if called upon.

Heyneke lauds Vermeulen commitment

2015-09-24 11:03

Duane Vermeulen has ignored medical advice just two months after a neck operation and will take his place in the Bok line-up against Samoa.

Vermeulen gets thumbs-up to face Samoa

2015-09-20 22:03

Springbok loose forward Duane Vermeulen has been cleared to play against Samoa in the Rugby World Cup in Birmingham next weekend.

Beware the Japanese bruiser, Boks!

2015-09-09 11:36

There are several reasons for SA not to get too blasé about first RWC opponents Japan next week, writes Rob Houwing.

Loosie dilemma for Bok coach

2015-09-08 11:28

The Boks might be ill-advised to start RWC with an entirely rusty loose-forward combo against Japan, says Rob Houwing.

Whiteley: I can't replace Duane

2015-07-10 08:20

Springbok No 8 Warren Whiteley is not trying to replace Duane Vermeulen and will stick to his own strengths.


Duane: Let's put it behind us

2015-10-29 10:25

Duane Vermeulen has recovered well from the Springboks' semi-final loss to the All Blacks at RWC 2015.

Bok ratings: Old soldiers stand up

2015-10-17 22:33

Duane Vermeulen and Bryan Habana sneak joint-top honours on Rob Houwing’s RWC quarter-final Bok performance card.

Duane's kind words for referee

2015-10-16 21:16

Springbok No 8 Duane Vermeulen has praised referee Wayne Barnes ahead of Saturday's quarter-final against Wales.

Meyer lauds JP, Duane’s attitude

2015-10-02 06:49

Senior Boks Duane Vermeulen and JP Pietersen have been praised for showing the right stuff for the Boks at RWC, writes Rob Houwing.

Vermeulen itching to get going

2015-09-24 16:00

Two months after undergoing neck surgery, former South African player of the year Duane Vermeulen is ready to go.

Duane: Same snag for Boks

2015-09-22 14:00

Start with him, or close out the game with him? That’s the Bok riddle if Duane Vermeulen is ready to play Samoa, writes Rob Houwing.

Duane feeling fine after neck injury

2015-09-17 12:00

Springbok No 8 Duane Vermeulen says he is feeling fine after recovering from a neck injury.

Vermeulen eager to make contact

2015-09-09 09:14

Duane Vermeulen’s imminent return to the run-on side may be good news for the Boks, and not such good news for the opposition.

Boks’ RWC health: the loosies

2015-08-25 13:28

In the sixth of a position-by-position probe of the Springboks’ World Cup resources, Rob Houwing assesses loose forwards.

Duane tweets operation a success

2015-07-09 11:08

Springbok No 8 Duane Vermeulen says he is feeling positive after undergoing surgery on his neck in Durban.

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