Cosatu slams Matfield's cap

2014-07-03 08:07

Trade union federation Cosatu has taken a dig at Springbok coach Heyneke Meyer as well as captain Victor Matfield.

Healthy Bok depth displayed

2014-06-29 16:35

South Africa's depth was tested in their 55-6 demolition of Scotland in PE and it has come through with flying colours.

Meyer thrilled with squad depth

2014-06-28 22:48

Springbok coach Heyneke Meyer has complimented his squad after the team's commanding performance against Scotland.

Bok young guns must step up

2014-06-27 14:28

Springbok coach Heyneke Meyer says the young players in the team to face Scotland must step up to stake a claim on the team.

Mvovo out to bury memories

2014-06-26 12:41

Springbok wing Lwazi Mvovo is hoping the bury the bad memories of his Test against Australia back in 2012.

Meyer's 'big ask' of Pollard

2014-06-26 08:28

Springbok head coach Heyneke Meyer knows he is asking a lot from 20-year old rising star Handré Pollard.

SARU's quota plan in jeopardy?

2014-06-23 16:01

AfriForum says a legal team is preparing to submit an official complaint to the IRB against SARU's proposed quota system.

Heyneke: Boks are tired!

2014-06-23 09:54

Springbok coach Heyneke Meyer has expressed his concern over the amount of rugby his top players are playing.

Meyer: We had to dig deep

2014-06-22 12:35

The contrast in emotions between coach Heyneke Meyer and Warren Gatland could not have been more extreme after the second Test.

Heyneke: My best win yet

2014-06-21 19:30

Springbok coach Heyneke Meyer has commended his team's character and resolve to claw their way to a win from a 17-point deficit.

Flip thankful to coach Meyer

2014-06-19 09:00

Bok lock Flip van der Merwe is thankful that Bok coach Heyneke Meyer gave him time off to attend his brother's wedding last week.

Meyer: Boks to remain humble

2014-06-18 19:06

Springbok coach Heyneke Meyer has said his side would keep their feet grounded ahead of the second match in Mbombela.

Boks show they've progressed

2014-06-16 13:11

The Boks' performance against Wales spoke volumes about how far the team has travelled since Heyneke Meyer took charge in 2012.

Meyer hails 'world best' Willie

2014-06-15 10:00

Springbok coach Heyneke Meyer has praised his team’s character and commitment after they beat Wales in the first of two Tests.

Heyneke: Bright future for Lood

2014-06-13 09:08

Springbok coach Heyneke Meyer believes Cheetahs lock Lood de Jager could become a big name in Bok rugby.

Meyer admits to toughest days

2014-06-11 16:00

Springbok coach Heyneke Meyer says he has faced some of his toughest days in the leadiup to the announcement of his team to play Wales.

Steyn contemplating Bok future

2014-06-10 17:50

Frans Steyn was released from the Springbok squad at his own request and will not appear in their Test against Wales.

Boks wary of HUGE Wales backs

2014-06-09 09:00

Bok coach Heyneke Meyer has warned his players to be wary of Wales' big and powerful outside backs.

Mallett's advice to Boks

2014-06-09 07:21

Nick Mallett has given the Springboks advice on what areas need work as they prepare to face Wales in Durban this weekend.

Stale Sharks a snag for Boks

2014-06-08 21:14

Whether he can get the best for the rest of June out of his Sharks contingent is a quandary for the Bok coach, says Rob Houwing.

May Clancy have helped Boks?

2014-06-08 13:30

Despite their convincing win over the World XV, the Springboks received a dose of reality via referee George Clancy.

Boks to roll back the years

2014-06-07 07:39

Springbok coach Heyneke Meyer is intent on reviving the winning spirit of 2007 as he plans for the Rugby World Cup next year.

Boks to make country proud

2014-06-06 16:00

The Springboks' match against the World XV will prove to a valuable stock-taking exercise for national team coach Heyneke Meyer.

Lean Bok roster in 2015

2014-06-05 09:02

A single round of Rugby Championship games is the key feature of the Boks’ pre-WC itinerary next year, writes Rob Houwing.

Meyer: Matfield still the best

2014-06-04 13:30

Springbok coach Heyneke Meyer says Victor Matfield has proved that he's possibly still the best lock in word rugby.


Still questions linger for Boks

2014-06-30 12:26

There is no doubt that Heyneke Meyer will be a very happy man after getting through his third Incoming Series without losing a game.

Happy headache for Heyneke

2014-06-29 10:52

South Africa coach Heyneke Meyer admits he faces a pleasant selection headache ahead of the Rugby Championship.

Déjà vu for Bok coach Meyer

2014-06-27 16:02

Heyneke Meyer's Springboks have come a long way since they drew their third and final Test against England in PE in June 2012.

Test of depth in store for PE

2014-06-26 23:28

For both the Springboks and Scotland, their one-off Test is about seeing what lies beneath their usual pool of talent.

Future No 8 role for Burger?

2014-06-26 09:49

He will wear the the No 7 jersey this weekend, but Schalk Burger may in future feature more at No 8 for the Springboks.

New combinations excite Meyer

2014-06-25 19:03

Springbok coach Heyneke Meyer says that he is excited to see the new combinations on show in their one-off Test against Scotland.

Boks have prop predicament

2014-06-23 14:13

Can Heyneke Meyer afford to rest both of his experienced props against Scotland? Rob Houwing probes the issue.

Character of Boks lauded

2014-06-22 15:00

South Africa's one-point victory over Wales was anything but pretty, while it could also be described as "the great escape".

Meyer releases overseas Boks

2014-06-21 21:05

South Africa have released seven overseas-based players from their squad to face Scotland in a one-off Test in PE.

Heyneke’s oldies: in it to win it

2014-06-19 13:00

Don’t expect a U-turn ... the Springboks will use plenty of old-guarders up to and into RWC 2015, and not be alone, writes Rob Houwing.

Matfield yet to peak - Meyer

2014-06-19 07:35

Springbok coach Heyneke Meyer believes the best of Victor Matfield is yet to come later in the international season.

Boks to alter more next week?

2014-06-18 14:31

The Boks have sprung no surprises for the second Wales Test; next week could be more interesting, suggests Rob Houwing.

Le Roux raking in the plaudits

2014-06-15 20:09

Springbok coach Heyneke Meyer and Wales counterpart Warren Gatland both sang the praises of fullback Willie le Roux.

Boks wary of card-keen Poite

2014-06-13 17:00

Heyneke Meyer has spoken about the importance of improving the overall Springbok discipline for the first Test against Wales.

Can Serfontein take his gap?

2014-06-11 22:30

The withdrawal of Frans Steyn has presented Jan Serfontein the rare opportunity to start at inside centre for the Springboks.

Boks name team for Wales

2014-06-11 12:40

Prop Gurthrö Steenkamp will start in his 50th Test match when the Springboks tackle Wales at Kings Park in Durban.

Meyer fears 6-month Bok gap

2014-06-09 22:19

The Boks’ lack of activity for more than half a year in 2015, before the World Cup, worries coach Heyneke Meyer, writes Rob Houwing.

Stale Sharks a snag for Boks

2014-06-09 07:37

Whether he can get the best for the rest of June out of his Sharks contingent is a quandary for the Bok coach, says Rob Houwing.

Boks expect tough Wales series

2014-06-09 05:00

Springbok coach Heyneke Meyer says he expects a strong challenge from the touring Wales team in their two Tests series.

Boks' performance questioned

2014-06-08 17:00

Despite a winning start to their international season, the Springboks' performance against the World XV raised some concerns.

Meyer happy with 1st outing

2014-06-07 22:30

Springbok coach Heyneke Meyer is pleased with his team’s win over a star-studded World XV at Newlands.

Stern test awaits Springboks

2014-06-06 22:33

The Springboks will face a star-strewn World XV, a side which presents the injury depleted South Africans with a stern test.

Meyer quells Steyn worries

2014-06-05 14:00

Springbok coach Heyneke Meyer is not worried about the lack of game time flyhalf Morné Steyn recently got in France.

JP Meyer's centre of attention

2014-06-05 05:00

JP Pietersen’s shift from wing to centre in the Springbok team for their friendly against a World XV could become permanent.

Matfield named Bok skipper

2014-06-03 09:03

Bulls lock Victor Matfield has been named interim Springbok captain for their upcoming June internationals.

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