Jantjies key as 'crisis' hits Bok 10s

2017-05-24 20:47

Elton Jantjies may be the Lions’ crown prince, but as the last man standing he will have to take control of the Springboks’ game plan as well against France.

Ackermann backs Jantjies for Bok role

2017-05-22 20:49

Lions boss Johan Ackermann believes Elton Jantjies is the right man to wear the Springbok number 10 jersey against France next month.

Jean de Villiers shares thoughts on Bok flyhalf poser

2017-05-11 11:02

Picking a flyhalf suitable for his intended game plan is essential for Springbok coach Allister Coetzee, Jean de Villiers believes.

Bok flyhalf v France? It has to be Jantjies

2017-05-04 10:29

South Africa's flyhalf against France for three Tests in June has to be Elton Jantjies, writes Lloyd Burnard.

Lions snatch victory against Sharks

2017-04-01 19:04

The Lions moved five points clear at the Africa 2 summit after they won a thrilling clash with the Sharks 34-29 at Ellis Park.

Lions maul Waratahs in Johannesburg

2017-03-04 16:58

The Lions have convincingly beaten the Waratahs 55-36 in their Super Rugby encounter at Emirates Airlines Park in Johannesburg.

Jantjies leads Lions at Newlands

2017-02-09 13:24

Flyhalf Elton Jantjies will lead the Lions in their pre-season friendly against the Stormers at Newlands.

The Great Debate: Jantjies or Lambie?

2016-10-27 13:07

With Morne Steyn out of the Springbok set-up, will Elton Jantjies or Pat Lambie be entrusted with the No 10 jersey? Garrin Lambley and Lloyd Burnard argue their cases.

Coetzee has a plan for De Klerk, Jantjies

2016-09-30 07:00

Faf de Klerk and Elton Jantjies remain part of the Springboks’ plans going forward, coach Allister Coetzee insists.

Jantjies has to show us he’s capable

2016-09-25 05:38

In an online poll conducted not long after the All Blacks reinforced the idea that the Springboks are only the fourth best team in the world with a convincing win, the question was which Boks should “fall”?.


Concussion sidelines Lambie from France series

2017-05-23 14:48

Pat Lambie was one of the notable omissions from Allister Coetzee's 31-man Springbok squad that will take on France in three Tests in June.

Jantjies v Jantjies at Ellis Park

2017-05-19 09:30

Saturday's Super Rugby clash between the Lions and Bulls at Ellis Park could See Elton Jantjies squaring off against his brother, Tony.

Jantjies is back, but is he tilting at windmills?

2017-05-07 06:09

Simnikiwe Xabanisa looks at the form of Lions flyhalf Elton Jantjies and whether he will form part of the Springbok team this year.

Jantjies heading to Worcester is 'fake news'

2017-05-03 14:16

Worcester director of rugby Gary Gold has dismissed a report linking Springbok and Lions flyhalf Elton Jantjies to the English club.

Lions without Bok stars for Jaguares

2017-03-07 09:22

The Lions will be without a number of their Springboks for Saturday's Super Rugby clash against the Jaguares.

Jantjies takes positives from Boks 2016 woes

2017-02-11 11:37

Lions flyhalf Elton Jantjies is excited for the year ahead for the Springboks despite the national side's struggles in 2016.

Elton Jantjies is going to be a dad again

2016-11-24 14:01

Springbok rugby player - Elton Jantjie - is expecting his second son with girlfriend, Iva Ristic.

Talent not the issue for struggling Boks

2016-10-25 11:01

A look at the winners at the SA Rugby Awards on Monday night reminded of the talent in the country, writes Lloyd Burnard.

Elton ‘needs break, not a binning’

2016-09-27 12:28

A former Bok believes the time is right to withdraw Elton Jantjies from the No 10 berth, but strictly as a temporary step, Rob Houwing reports.

Lambie back for Boks? Surely not ...

2016-09-20 14:03

Flyhalf Pat Lambie is available for Springbok selection once again, but Lloyd Burnard thinks it would be foolish to rush him back.

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