Meyer: 'We are at our best when written off'

2015-10-04 10:56

Heyneke Meyer believes his side relish the underdog tag as it brings out the best in them.

Heyneke unveils his USA plan

2015-10-04 08:46

The Boks are unlikely to fall into the trap of fielding too raw a starting combination against the USA on Wednesday, writes Rob Houwing

Springboks in white for Scotland clash

2015-10-02 17:28

The Springboks will not wear their traditional green and gold in Saturday's crucial Rugby World Cup clash against Scotland.

Raw Scotland offer SA second chance

2015-10-02 08:23

After a wretched start to the RWC, Heyneke Meyer's two-time champions South Africa get another shot at redemption.

Butch: Du Preez a shy guy

2015-10-01 14:09

Butch James is happy with the decision to make Fourie du Preez Springbok captain, but says the scrumhalf is a 'shy guy'.

Meyer: Du Preez is a rugby genius

2015-10-01 08:25

Springbok coach Heyneke Meyer has heaped praise on new captain Fourie du Preez as they prepare for a World Cup clash against Scotland.

Springboks change 3, Du Preez to skipper

2015-09-30 18:10

Springbok coach Heyneke Meyer has named his side - and a new captain - for the Rugby World Cup clash against Scotland.

Bok team announcement delayed

2015-09-29 09:25

The Springbok team announcement on Wednesday ahead of this weekend's Scotland clash has been delayed.

All Black message inspired Bok coach

2015-09-28 14:26

A text message from the “old enemy” helped Springbok coach Heyneke Meyer navigate through the worst week of his coaching career.

Boks must end fadeout habit

2015-09-25 21:39

SA could be in peril all over again if they lose their shape toward the business end of the Samoa RWC clash, writes Rob Houwing.


Du Preez key to Boks' success

2015-10-04 10:55

Fourie du Preez is a vital cog in the Springbok makeup with much of their hopes hinging on the veteran scrumhalf.

Boks continue upward curve

2015-10-04 08:30

Despite beating Scotland 34-16 Heyneke Meyer stressed the Boks must focus on their final pool match on Wednesday.

Boks bask in British sunshine

2015-10-02 09:36

Who’d have thought that the Boks would be enjoying the great outdoors in autumnal Newcastle? Rob Houwing reports ...

Meyer lauds JP, Duane’s attitude

2015-10-02 06:49

Senior Boks Duane Vermeulen and JP Pietersen have been praised for showing the right stuff for the Boks at RWC, writes Rob Houwing.

This is Boks’ team of the year

2015-10-01 12:20

South Africa are fielding a near-perfect combination on paper against Scotland ... and they seem to know it, writes Rob Houwing.

Bashful ‘FDP’ smart Bok choice

2015-09-30 21:25

Quiet authority will be a hallmark of Bok captaincy in the short term following the elevation of Fourie du Preez, writes Rob Houwing

Matfield a doubt for Boks

2015-09-30 11:30

Heyneke Meyer faces a new injury dilemma replacing captain Jean de Villiers for the game against Scotland on Saturday.

Newsmaker: The writing’s on the wall for Heyneke Meyer

2015-09-28 16:21

Springbok coach Heyneke Meyer is a man whose dream has turned into a nightmare.

Meyer salutes defence after six-try romp

2015-09-26 22:15

An emotional Heyneke Meyer was more pleased with not conceding a try than with the Springboks running in six against Samoa.

Moment of truth for Boks

2015-09-25 14:49

If the Springboks lose against Samoa they might as well pack their bags, writes Stefan Terblanche.

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