Pienaar: Don't write Boks off

2015-01-28 11:01

Former Springbok captain Francois Pienaar says the Boks should not be written off ahead of this year's Rugby World Cup.

Pienaar recalls Madiba's smile

2013-12-16 09:41

Former Springbok captain Francois Pienaar remembers the smile and strength of Nelson Mandela at 1995 World Cup final.

Happy tears for Mandela at Cape Town Stadium

2013-12-12 00:29

Tens of thousands have danced and sung for Nelson Mandela in the Cape Town Stadium as formal ceremonies were put aside to celebrate the hero who was known for his own trademark shuffle.


Bok captains hail Madiba

2013-12-11 09:22

Watch Bok captains Francois Pienaar and Jean de Villiers thank Madiba for saving the Springbok.

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Pienaar: Farewell, Madiba!

2013-12-06 16:37

Former Bok captain Francois Pienaar, who shared in SA's 1995 World Cup triumph with Nelson Mandela, has paid tribute to the icon.

Stage set for yet another epic

2013-10-03 23:08

Clashes between the Springboks and the All Blacks don't get much bigger than when the two lock will horns at Ellis Park this weekend.


Francois Pienaar on Mandela

2013-06-24 09:32

Eighteen years ago, Mandela celebrated with Francois Pienaar after the Boks' 1995 RWC win. Watch this exclusive interview where Pienaar shares his thoughts on Mandela and that magic moment.

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Varsity sports heading for TV

2012-11-15 12:04

University sport in South Africa is set to get a high-performance boost with the launch of the Varsity Sports competition platform.

Past players to help Lions

2010-05-12 22:31

A number of former Golden Lions and Springbok players are eager to establish a committee to help the embattled union.


Pienaar against S15 expansion

2014-03-05 14:32

Former Springbok captain Francois Pienaar has said that he is not in favour of an expanded Super Rugby competition.


Channel24 celebrated the life of the nation's father with the rest of Cape Town on Wednesday at the Cape Town Stadium.

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Madiba, SA's 'spiritual coach'

2013-12-11 22:00

Former president Nelson Mandela was a "spiritual coach and captain" to sportsmen and women, says Francois Pienaar.

Mandela 'saved' the Springbok

2013-12-10 14:21

The Springbok emblem would not exist today if is wasn't for Nelson Mandela, former Springbok captain Francois Pienaar says.

Francois Pienaar: Making Waves

2013-11-26 10:42

Varsity Sevens and Beach Volleyball tournaments will make their debut on the Camps Bay strip this coming weekend.

Pienaar relives Madiba magic

2013-07-04 17:00

RWC-winning Springbok captain Francois Pienaar has paid tribute to former president Nelson Mandela, recalling his "Madiba Magic".

Pienaar wishes Mandela well

2012-12-11 22:16

Springbok legend Francois Pienaar says he hopes that hospitalised Nelson Mandela "will celebrate his 95th birthday and many more".

Pienaar backs Wallabies

2011-10-12 13:30

Former Springbok rugby captain Francois Pienaar is backing Australia to go all the way at the Rugby World Cup.

Mandela's right wing approach

2010-02-25 21:12

Invictus is more plausible than most sports movies, although it has its critics.

Pienaar heads IPL marketing

2009-04-17 07:25

There were plenty of raised eyebrows when Francois Pienaar took a seat alongside the IPL bigwigs at a media conference.

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