Etzebeth to be ready for Boks

2014-03-19 10:20

Lock Eben Etzebeth, who is sidelined with an ankle injury, should be ready to play for the Springboks in June.

Three Boks in fans' World XV

2013-12-19 09:04

Rugby fans have picked their ultimate XV of the year, with three Springbok stalwarts cracking the nod.

Etzebeth op a success

2013-12-02 18:10

Springbok and Stormers lock Eben Etzebeth has confirmed that the operation on his injured foot has been a success.

Etzebeth out for six months

2013-11-28 14:40

Springbok lock Eben Etzebeth has been been ruled out of rugby for up to six months after revealing he needs undergo ankle surgery.

Jean to stay skipper in 2014

2013-11-24 16:30

Springbok coach Heyneke Meyer says he plans to keep Jean de Villiers as captain for the 2014 season.

Time off for Stormers' Bok trio

2013-11-20 09:20

The Stormers will give Jean de Villiers, Duane Vermeulen and Eben Etzebeth extended rest during their pre-season preparations.

Scary Boks: Be afraid, be very afraid!

2013-11-14 09:50

1 sight that can instill fear in the hearts of all Springboks' foes...

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.

Rugby men into heavy petting

2013-11-05 07:33

What is the one thing John Smit, Eben Etzebeth and Jonathan Kaplan have in common?

Boks: Etzebeth gave his all

2013-10-05 21:59

Tigerish tight forward Eben Etzebeth topped the Springbok performance card in the dapper defeat to the world champion All Blacks.


Michael Hooper tip tackle

2013-09-30 08:21

Watch Wallaby Michael Hooper's yellow card for a tip tackle on Eben Etzebeth.

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Proof! Etzebeth good to go

2013-09-06 09:46

Lock Eben Etzebeth looks likely to start for the Springboks in their Rugby Championship Test against Australia in Brisbane.

Still hope Etzebeth makes cut

2013-09-03 18:30

Rob Houwing writes that the possible absence of Eben Etzebeth against Australia could be very detrimental.

NZ hard man blasts Etzebeth

2013-09-02 23:31

Former All Black Richard Loe says Eben Etzebeth had it coming when bitten by an Argentinean recently, writes Rob Houwing.


Etzebeth biting incident

2013-08-27 08:51

Watch a video of Puma Leonardo Senatore's bite on Eben Etzebeth.

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Etzebeth: I'm hard, not dirty

2013-08-15 07:55

Springbok lock Eben Etzebeth insists he's not a dirty player and just plays the game as hard as he possibly can.

Etzebeth 'not a dirty player'

2013-07-10 11:23

Stormers forwards coach Matthew Proudfoot insists lock Eben Etzebeth is not a dirty player after he was involved in another 'scuffle'.

Proudfoot hails Etzebeth move

2013-05-29 07:48

Stormers forwards' coach Matt Proudfoot has hailed Eben Etzebeth's move from number four to number five lock as a great success.

Etzebeth warned on aggression

2013-05-09 07:45

Stormers coach, Allister Coetzee has told returning lock, Eben Etzebeth, to control his aggression against the Waratahs.

New boots for Eben Etzebeth

2013-05-02 12:56

Springbok and Stormers lock Eben Etzebeth will further his career in a highly innovative new Canterbury boot.

Eben, Elton back via bench

2013-04-29 15:24

Stormers coach Allister Coetzee has confirmed that lock Eben Etzebeth and flyhalf Elton Jantjies will return to rugby via the bench.

Star quartet extends Cape stay

2013-04-22 18:30

Stormers forwards Eben Etzebeth, Deon Fourie, De Kock Steenkamp and Rynhardt Elstadt have extended their playing contracts.

Habana ready for tour

2013-04-15 07:25

The Stormers will be boosted with the return of three key players for their next Super Rugby encounter.

Head-scratcher for Coetzee

2013-02-10 12:17

If Stormers star Eben Etzebeth cannot face the Bulls, there may be indirect scope for them to introduce a ‘whippet’ to the loose trio.

Manage Etzebeth well - Bakkies

2013-01-13 20:08

Former Springbok lock Bakkies Botha says young lock Eben Etzebeth should be carefully managed in order to get the best out of him.


Etzebeth’s rehab well on track

2014-02-28 07:34

Eben Etzebeth may be slightly ahead of schedule in his recovery from ankle surgery for the Stormers, writes Rob Houwing.

Two Boks in players' World XV

2013-12-06 13:41

Two Springboks, Eben Etzebeth and Bismarck du Plessis, have made it into the rugby players' World XV of the Year.

WP confirm Etzebeth blow

2013-11-28 15:30

WP Rugby have confirmed that Springbok lock Eben Etzebeth is to undergo surgery after seriously injuring his foot against France.

BaaBaas: Flip in for Etzebeth

2013-11-26 10:27

Flip van der Merwe has replaced fellow Springbok Eben Etzebeth in the Barbarians squad for their clash against Fiji at Twickenham.

Etzebeth cracks IRB nomination

2013-11-22 22:26

Eben Etzebeth has been named as one of the five nominees for the prestigious IRB World Player of the Year Award.

Meyer reveals plan with locks

2013-11-15 07:47

Springbok coach Heyneke Meyer has explained why he decided not include lock Pieter-Steph du Toit in his squad to face Scotland.

Boks set for changes

2013-11-14 07:47

The Springboks will make a few changes to their starting team for the Test against Scotland at Murrayfield.

SARU 'locks in' top Boks

2013-11-12 10:22

Leading Boks have committed to staying in SA up to the next World Cup, but Rob Houwing wonders just how beneficial that is.

WP eager to utilise their Boks

2013-10-08 07:45

WP coach Allister Coetzee is likely to utilise his returning Springboks in their Currie Cup clash against the Sharks in Durban.


Michael Hooper tip tackle

2013-09-30 09:03

Watch Wallaby Michael Hooper's yellow card for a tip tackle on Eben Etzebeth.

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Fourie, Eben power so-so Boks

2013-09-28 22:43

Sport24 chief writer Rob Houwing found it hard to separate Fourie du Preez and Eben Etzebeth for Bok man of the he didn’t.

Friday deadline for Etzebeth

2013-09-04 11:00

Springbok lock Eben Etzebeth will be given time to recover from illness as the team prepares to face the Wallabies in Brisbane.

Etzebeth the only Bok worry

2013-09-03 13:42

Springbok lock Eben Etzebeth is the only player in doubt for the Rugby Championship Test against Australia in Brisbane.

9-week ban for biting Puma

2013-08-29 18:00

Argentina's Leonardo Senatore has been banned for nine weeks after being found guilty of biting Springbok lock Eben Etzebeth.

Pumas No 8 cited for 'biting'

2013-08-25 11:29

Argentina No 8 Leonardo Senatore has been cited for allegedly biting Springbok lock Eben Etzebeth during their Test in Mendoza.

Stormers-Bulls: 3 key duels

2013-07-12 19:08

Rob Houwing picks three positional clashes that could most influence the outcome of the Stormers v Bulls showdown.

Etzebeth eager to improve

2013-07-03 10:16

Stormers forwards coach Matthew Proudfoot says lock Eben Etzebeth's hunger to constantly improve will make him a better player.

Etzebeth’s new empowerment

2013-05-22 15:48

Whilst still a relative rookie, Eben Etzebeth has been given lineout management duty by the Stormers against the Reds at Newlands.

Etzebeth starts for Stormers

2013-05-08 10:51

Lock Eben Etzebeth will make his first start of the 2013 Super Rugby season when the Stormers take on the Waratahs in Sydney.

Eben on Stormers' bench

2013-05-01 09:53

The Stormers made three changes to their starting team to face the Blues, with Eben Etzebeth and Elton Jantjies named on the bench.

Stormers stars ready for Blues

2013-04-29 11:07

The positive side of the Stormers' injury balance sheet far outweighs the negative ahead of the showdown with the Blues.

Bok coach raves about Du Toit

2013-04-16 09:00

The Boks may well be fielding an unprecedented, fresh-faced alliance at lock when the Test season kicks off in June.

Etzebeth blow for Stormers

2013-02-10 16:36

Stormers lock Eben Etzebeth will miss the start of his team's Super Rugby campaign, after being ruled out for six to eight weeks.

Stormers sweat over Etzebeth

2013-02-10 09:04

Stormers coach Allister Coetzee has expressed his concern following the ankle injury sustained by star lock Eben Etzebeth.

Little mercy for top Boks

2013-01-11 22:02

Stormers coach Allister Coetzee will not be shielding his Boks from pre-season friendlies, considering their tough Super 15 start.

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