Eben, Lood ‘brutal identikits’

2015-10-07 07:15

SA lock pair Eben Etzebeth and Lood de Jager are talk of the tournament as a combo in the pool phase of RWC, writes Rob Houwing.

Boks count injury costs

2015-09-27 07:51

With Jean de Villiers needing X-rays to check on a possible broken jaw, there were a number of other walking wounded after the Springbok victory over Samoa.

Alberts out of Japan clash

2015-09-19 13:35

Willem Alberts has been ruled out of the Springboks Rugby World Cup opener against Japan due to a calf strain.

Etzebeth scare for Boks

2015-09-02 08:25

A calf strain suffered in training is not expected to rule Springbok lock Eben Etzebeth out of the team’s opening World Cup game.

Bok quartet commit to WP Rugby

2015-08-25 13:55

Springbok stars Frans Malherbe, Eben Etzebeth, Siya Kolisi and Damian de Allende have committed their long-term rugby futures to WP.

Etzebeth set for Japan stint

2015-06-26 07:16

Springbok and Stormers lock Eben Etzebeth is reportedly set to become the latest South African to play his trade in Japan.

Etzebeth banking on Super Rugby form

2015-06-09 11:45

Springbok and Stormers lock Eben Etzebeth believes impressive Super Rugby form will lead to national selection ahead of the RWC.

Etzebeth, Kitshoff back for Stormers

2015-05-07 14:04

Lock Eben Etzebeth and prop Steven Kitshoff are back in their Stormers starting team for their clash against the Brumbies at Newlands.

Stormers to rest Etzebeth, Kitshoff

2015-04-28 11:52

The Stormers are likely to rest two key forwards for their Super Rugby clash against the Cheetahs in Bloemfontein.

Etzebeth 100% ready - Coetzee

2015-04-01 07:41

Stormers coach Allister Coetzee says lock Eben Etzebeth is raring to go as they prepare to face the Hurricanes.


Meyer: 'We are at our best when written off'

2015-10-04 10:56

Heyneke Meyer believes his side relish the underdog tag as it brings out the best in them.

Wiese questions De Jager's demotion

2015-09-23 12:03

Former lock Kobus Wiese has questioned Springbok coach Heyneke Meyer’s decision to demote Lood de Jager to the bench.

Etzebeth only injury concern for fit-again Boks

2015-09-13 20:59

Lock Eben Etzebeth remains the only injury concern for South Africa as their opening game in the Rugby World Cup rapidly approaches.

Boks’ RWC health: Locks

2015-08-26 10:01

In the seventh of a position-by-position probe of the Springboks’ World Cup resources, Rob Houwing assesses locks.

Boks cruise past World XV

2015-07-11 18:44

The Springboks ran out comfortable winners against a willing yet not always able World XV at Newlands.

Eben's jersey defines Coetzee's legacy

2015-06-25 12:28

Allister Coetzee did not end his career as Stormers coach with a Super Rugby trophy, but he did leave with something he will cherish - Eben Etzebeth’s Bok jersey.

Toulon losing battle to sign Etzebeth?

2015-05-26 13:38

Big-spending French giants Toulon are finding the going tough to lure Springbok lock Eben Etzebeth to France.

Stormers: Lineout worry in Bloem

2015-04-28 17:30

It’s best SA lineout versus worst when the Cheetahs entertain the Stormers in Bloemfontein, writes Rob Houwing.

Etzebeth the key to Boks' lock poser?

2015-04-09 17:31

The Stormers have confirmed the progress made by Eben Etzebeth towards becoming a player who can fill both lock positions.

Etzebeth, Rhodes 'training well'

2015-03-24 21:00

Stormers trio Eben Etzebeth, Michael Rhodes and Louis Schreuder are all training well ahead of their clash against the Highlanders.

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