Bissie: Steyn simply the best

2014-04-15 16:33

Sharks captain Bismarck du Plessis recently revealed that team-mate Frans Steyn is the best player he has ever played with.

Frans Steyn cited for tackle

2014-03-30 08:36

Cell C Sharks centre Francois Steyn has been cited for alleged foul play in the Super Rugby match against the Waratahs.

Fine weekend for ‘old’ Boks

2014-03-09 22:31

Crusty members of the Springbok ‘class of 2007’ excelled in the latest round of Super Rugby activity, writes Rob Houwing.

Steyn's surgery a success

2013-10-30 10:08

Sharks centre Frans Steyn had a minor operation on Monday that will rule him out of action for three weeks.

Steyn illustrated Sharks’ spirit

2013-10-26 22:21

Some of the Sharks’ more under-prepared players rose truly gallantly to the occasion in the Currie Cup final, says Rob Houwing.

Steyn back for Sharks

2013-10-15 14:30

Bok back Frans Steyn will make a return to the Sharks' starting XV for the Currie Cup semi-final against the Free State Cheetahs.

Steyn for Sharks’ No 13 hole?

2013-04-23 22:17

Frans Steyn’s turbulent season at the Sharks may continue with another fresh positional challenge ... emergency outside centre.

Boks wafer-thin at fullback

2013-04-10 14:27

Having just one specialist No 15 in an early Bok squad hints that Heyneke Meyer may be thinking of versatile Frans Steyn for the role.

Sharks could shift Steyn to 15

2013-03-20 07:51

Sharks coach John Plumtree says he might shift struggling inside centre Frans Steyn to the fullback position.

Steyn surprised to be captain

2013-02-19 21:20

Sharks centre Frans Steyn admits that the captain’s armband came as a surprise to him ahead of the start of the Super Rugby season.

Steyn leads Sharks in warm-up

2013-02-05 16:08

Springbok centre Frans Steyn will captain the Sharks in their first pre-season game against the Leopards in Pietermaritzburg.

Boks call up Mapoe, Botha

2012-10-01 18:52

The Boks called up Lions back Lionel Mapoe and Bulls loosie Arno Botha in place of the injured Frans Steyn and Jacques Potgieter.

Boks: Frans responding well

2012-09-25 17:40

Springbok team doctor Craig Roberts says centre Frans Steyn is responding well to treatment on his injured left ankle.

Steyn selected for 50th Test

2012-08-15 12:41

Springbok centre Frans Steyn will play his 50th Test for SA against Argentina, after Heyneke Meyer named his side for Newlands.

Sharks want Steyn in playoffs

2012-07-12 08:12

The Sharks have asked SANZAR to allow them to select Springbok Frans Steyn should they make the Super Rugby playoffs.

Steyn back for Sharks

2012-07-03 16:31

Willem Alberts is in doubt for the Sharks' crucial Super Rugby match against the Bulls, but Frans Steyn is expected to be ready.

Steyn 'just a bit different'

2012-06-18 12:26

Frans Steyn’s nuptials on a Test-match day will ruffle feathers ... yet he’s the sort of player who may always do just that.

Bok Test: Heavies clash at 12?

2012-06-12 13:34

Frans Steyn, hardly a shrinking violet himself, may have the task for the Boks this weekend of policing tough Manu Tuilagi.

Steyn back to full fitness

2012-05-16 20:24

Racing-Metro's Springbok utility back Frans Steyn has recovered from a thigh injury and will play in the Top 14 playoff against Toulon.

Sharks expect Steyn back soon

2012-03-20 22:24

Frans Steyn is likely to return to play for the Sharks and could already feature in this season's Super Rugby competition.

Lions: No offer to Steyn

2011-12-11 17:00

There's currently no offer on the table from the Golden Lions to lure the services of Springbok centre Frans Steyn to Johannesburg.

Kirchner replaces Steyn

2011-10-01 21:14

Blue Bulls fullback Zane Kirchner has been called up to the Springbok World Cup squad to replace the injured Frans Steyn.

Div to keep Steyn at No 12

2011-09-20 22:12

Springbok coach Peter de Villiers has hinted he might keep Frans Steyn at inside centre for the remainder of the World Cup.

Div beefs up Bok midfield

2011-09-14 23:08

Boks coach Peter de Villiers says Frans Steyn's inclusion at centre adds some much needed beef to the team's midfield defence.

Lambie, Steyn cleared for RWC

2011-08-22 17:32

The Springboks have been boosted ahead of the World Cup with Patrick Lambie and Frans Steyn cleared as available for selection.


Off-field yellow for Steyn

2014-03-31 07:37

Sharks centre Francois Steyn has escaped suspension but received an off-field yellow card for a dangerous tackle.

Sharks maul Waratahs

2014-03-29 18:51

The Sharks have convincingly beaten the Waratahs in their Super Rugby encounter at Kings Park in Durban.

Sharks' 10 and 12 sorted

2014-01-20 13:07

Cell C Sharks Director of Rugby Jake White has identified his crucial flyhalf-inside centre combination for the 2014 season.

Steyn back on operating table

2013-10-29 09:25

Sharks centre Francois Steyn is set to undergo minor surgery that will rule him out of action for at least three weeks.

Daniel: Steyn brings X-factor

2013-10-15 21:45

Sharks captain Keegan Daniel admits they could not resist including Frans Steyn for their Currie Cup semi-final against the Cheetahs.

Steyn blow for Sharks

2013-05-06 11:28

The Sharks'battle with injury is starting to become of a concern as they struggle to remain in touch with the conference leaders.

Sharks drop Steyn, Du Plessis

2013-04-18 10:37

The Sharks have dropped Frans Steyn and Jannie du Plessis to the bench for their match against the Cheetahs in Durban.

Sharks drop Steyn for Rebels

2013-03-20 16:44

Sharks coach John Plumtree has dropped Springbok Frans Steyn to the bench for their Super Rugby clash against the Rebels.

Steyn lauds Sharks' forwards

2013-02-24 15:10

Captain Frans Steyn has lauded the strong Sharks pack after the coastal side bagged a 29-22 win over the Cheetahs in Bloemfontein.

Steyn takes over at Sharks

2013-02-12 17:22

Frans Steyn will take over the Sharks captaincy until regular captain Keegan Daniel returns from an injury layoff.

Bismarck remains sidelined

2013-01-10 07:51

Springbok hooker Bismarck du Plessis is yet to return to training with the Sharks following knee surgery.

Lengthy layoff for Frans Steyn

2012-10-01 18:01

Springbok centre Frans Steyn's ankle injury is worse than initially though which will see him sidelined for the next three months.

Frans Steyn: I was big-headed

2012-09-18 11:30

Bok midfielder Frans Steyn says his life altered for the better during his stint in French rugby with Racing Metro.

Lambie, Steyn out for Sharks

2012-07-15 16:20

Patrick Lambie and Frans Steyn are the two notable absentees from the Sharks squad named for their playoff against the Reds.

Plumtree lauds Frans Steyn

2012-07-07 14:55

Sharks coach John Plumtree has lauded Frans Steyn, saying the Springbok had "come back a man" after his stint in France.

Bok fans give Frans blessing

2012-06-19 11:01

Sport24 readers have given the thumbs up to Francois Steyn's decision to get married instead of play for the Boks in the third Test.

Groom-to-be Steyn out of Test

2012-06-17 18:31

Springbok centre Frans Steyn will miss the final Test against England in Port Elizabeth because it clashes with his wedding day.

Steyn signs deal with Sharks

2012-05-28 18:42

Springbok utility back Frans Steyn has signed a three-year contract with the Sharks, the franchise has announced.

Steyn ponders Sharks return

2012-03-22 22:00

Springbok utility back Frans Steyn will make a decision within the next week about whether or not he'll be returning to South Africa.

Steyn to sacrifice money for SA

2012-03-18 15:44

Springbok Frans Steyn is seriously considering a return to South Africa, even if it means he'll earn less money.

Steyn to return to SA in 2012?

2011-12-06 22:05

Springbok centre Frans Steyn could return to play his rugby in South Africa next year after his contract with Racing Metro expires.

Frans almost like Juan - coach

2011-09-25 22:33

Bok coach Peter de Villiers has shown a new-found respect for utility back Frans Steyn, even comparing him to Juan Smith.

Fittest team will win the RWC

2011-09-19 12:29

Springbok utility back, Francois Steyn believes that the team which will win the RWC will be the fittest team at the tournament.

Bok structures 'a challenge'

2011-09-07 08:42

Springbok utility back Frans Steyn says he has found it tough to adapt to the Bok structures since returning from France.

Boks sweat over Lambie

2011-08-21 22:11

The injury to Patrick Lambie appears to be Bok coach Peter de Villiers's biggest worry ahead of the World Cup.

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