Duane: The Boks’ wasted heavyweight?

2017-07-21 07:38

Rob Houwing says it is becoming increasingly hard to see Duane Vermeulen regularly featuring for SA again … if even at all.

Jean-Luc stays with Boks for France series

2017-06-07 14:59

Loose forward Jean-Luc du Preez will remain with the Springbok squad throughout the three-Test series against France

Bok blow as Vermeulen ruled out of France series

2017-06-06 16:28

The Springboks were dealt a massive blow with the news that loose forward Duane Vermeulen was ruled out of the series against France due to injury.

Vermeulen to miss entire France series?

2017-06-05 17:56

Springbok loose forward Duane Vermeulen appears unlikely to feature in the upcoming three-Test series against France.

Vermeulen's Toulon crash to Top 14 final defeat

2017-06-05 07:01

Clermont have been crowned French Top 14 champions after beating the Duane Vermeulen-led Toulon in the final in Paris.

Coetzee's loose trio gamble could pay off big

2017-05-24 14:15

Bok coach Allister Coetzee is hoping a gamble to pair Duane Vermeulen and Warren Whiteley in the same loose trio will pay off big for the national team.

R21.75m a season for Dan Carter!

2017-05-02 17:52

Former All Black flyhalf Dan Carter is reportedly the highest paid player in the French Top 14, with Duane Vermeulen the highest paid South African.

Boks will need ‘toughies’ in June

2017-02-13 17:27

Increasingly assertive users of the rolling maul, France seem primed to ask big physical questions of the Boks in mid-year, writes Rob Houwing.

Duane Vermeulen next Bok skipper? Why?

2016-11-28 15:02

Garrin Lambley is somewhat puzzled at the growing suggestions that Duane Vermeulen is the favourite to take over as Springbok captain.

Duane may have a point, but he’s part of the problem

2016-11-13 06:12

When it comes to the lot of a current Springbok, Warren Whiteley said it best this week.


Blow for Boks as Duane goes under the knife

2017-07-19 13:13

Springbok No 8 Duane Vermeulen will miss the Rugby Championship after undergoing surgery.

Loose trio is Coetzee's biggest headache

2017-06-07 12:23

The selection of the loose trio for Saturday's clash against France has become complicated, writes Lloyd Burnard.

Coetzee hints at all-SA based side to face France

2017-06-05 20:06

The Springboks could field an all South African-based side in the first Test against France at Loftus Versfeld on Saturday

CONFIRMED: Vermeulen, De Allende, Mapoe ruled out of first Test

2017-06-05 16:25

Damian de Allende, Duane Vermeulen and Lionel Mapoe have been ruled out of the Springboks' first Test against France in Pretoria.

Vermeulen to sit out opening France Test?

2017-05-30 08:53

Duane Vermeulen looks likely to miss out on a starting spot in the Springboks’ first Test against France in Pretoria on June 10.

Boks: Duane should be fine at No 7, but...

2017-05-24 14:02

Duane Vermeulen playing at No 7 is not the biggest loose forward concern for Springbok coach Allister Coetzee, Herman Mostert reckons.

Overseas skipper a possibility for Boks

2017-04-04 08:25

Springbok coach Allister Coetzee has not ruled out the possibility of appointing an overseas-based captain.

Duane Vermeulen's wife gives birth

2016-12-05 11:02

Springbok No 8 Duane Vermeulen is the proud father to a second son.

2016: Little value from overseas Boks

2016-11-17 12:45

Rob Houwing admits to becoming just a little more open these days to the idea of an all home-based Springbok side …

SA rugby is in chaos, insists Duane

2016-11-03 10:30

Springbok No 8 Duane Vermeulen feels that rugby in South Africa is in a state of "chaos" and doesn't expect the situation to change soon.

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