New-look Bok pack to face Italy

2014-11-19 12:34

Springboks coach Heyneke Meyer has made a number of changes to his forward pack to face Italy at the Stadio Euganeo in Padova.

Boks: Odd time to ‘rotate’?

2014-11-13 07:41

However they try to sell it, five changes to the Springbok XV carries just the scent of alarm, writes Rob Houwing.

Pollard, Hougaard ditched

2014-11-12 13:04

Springbok coach Heyneke Meyer has made five changes to his starting XV for the second Test on their end of year tour against England.

Irish loss should be wake-up call

2014-11-11 15:16

Emma says the Springboks loss to Ireland should serve as a wake up call to Heyneke Meyer's chargers.

Boks were overconfident

2014-11-10 10:34

Siya says the media hyped up the Springboks ahead of their match with Ireland and it came back to bite them.

Irish bring Boks back to earth

2014-11-09 18:21

South African rugby came back down to earth with a thud after the heady delight of beating New Zealand just one month ago.

Heyneke: We let SA down

2014-11-09 08:50

Springbok coach Heyneke Meyer has apologised for letting the country down in their defeat to Ireland in Dublin.

Meyer knows what he's doing

2014-11-07 14:38

John says Heyneke Meyer has an soft spot for Blue Bulls players.

Boks score more tries under Meyer

2014-11-06 15:22

Jason argues that under Heyneke Meyer's reign the Springboks have yielded more tries than Jake White's tenure.

Meyer: Fans see me as stupid

2014-11-06 10:13

Springbok coach Heyneke Meyer believes fans in South African view him as a dull, Afrikaans, stupid, conservative guy.

Boks unchanged for Ireland

2014-11-05 13:34

Springbok coach Heyneke Meyer has named the same starting line-up that beat New Zealand a month ago to face Ireland in Dublin.

Boks prepare for tough tour

2014-11-02 22:05

A bright sunshiny but chilly day greeted the Springboks when they arrived in Dublin, where they kick off the Outgoing Tour.

Test of depth for Boks

2014-10-30 11:39

Shaun says Springbok coach Heyneke Meyer should use the end of year tour to Europe to test the depth of the squad in preparation of next years World Cup.

Final experiments for Meyer

2014-10-29 19:00

Springbok coach Heyneke Meyer will be conducting his final experiments during the Outgoing Tour of the Northern Hemisphere.

Goosen at fullback for Boks?

2014-10-28 09:05

The Springboks could utilise Johan Goosen at fullback during their upcoming year-end tour to Europe.

Springboks Japan-bound

2014-10-10 10:16

Springbok players and management will visit their clothing sponsors in Japan in an attempt to gain extra technical advantage at the RWC.

Depth at No 9 pleases Heyneke

2014-10-06 13:02

Springbok coach Heyneke Meyer has expressed his satisfaction with the depth they have in the scrumhalf position.

Boks: Where to from here

2014-10-05 21:30

Rob Houwing has his take on why the Springboks may be tempted to take a largely full-strength squad to Europe.

Get off Meyer's back: Hansen

2014-10-05 12:33

Meyer praises team effort, crowd

2014-10-04 21:17

Springbok coach Heyneke Meyer has described the win over NZ as one of the best matches in which he has been involved.

McCaw, Meyer crave victory

2014-10-03 07:42

Global rugby gladiators SA and NZ come face to face with All Blacks skipper Richie McCaw and Boks coach Heyneke Meyer craving victory.

Boks feeling quietly optimistic

2014-10-02 21:04

While the task facing them may be daunting, the Springboks are exuding a quiet confidence that might just be their best ally.

Boks: Less pressure than 2013?

2014-10-02 11:39

Springbok coach Heyneke Meyer has admitted that he's happy they don't have to chase a bonus-point victory against the All Blacks.

Boks must box clever - Meyer

2014-10-02 07:19

Brain and not brawn will be key for the Springboks if they are to beat the All Blacks at Ellis Park, coach Heyneke Meyer says.

Meyer happy with Oupa's effort

2014-09-29 11:46

Springbok coach Heyneke Meyer says he was pleased with the performance of flank Teboho "Oupa" Mohoje against Australia.


Meyer hails 'clinical' Boks

2014-11-16 10:30

Springbok coach Heyneke Meyer has lauded his team for a clinical performance in yet another wet-weather game as they beat England.

Boks still licking their wounds

2014-11-12 22:17

Springboks coach Heyneke Meyer has he was "ashamed" by the manner of the team's tour-opening defeat by Ireland.

4 Bok changes on the cards

2014-11-12 09:27

Springbok coach Heyneke Meyer looks set to make four changes to his starting XV to take on England at Twickenham.

Meyer must have Plan B

2014-11-11 12:55

Stephen says that Heyneke Meyer has resorted back to a game-plan of 'kicking and hoping'.

Lambie at 10 against England?

2014-11-10 09:16

Springbok coach Heyneke Meyer could start Pat Lambie at flyhalf in the Test against England at Twickenham.

Boks urged to show character

2014-11-09 16:08

Heyneke Meyer says the Springboks must learn from their defeat to Ireland and show character when they play England.

Meyer is still the man for the job

2014-11-08 11:23

Jaco says rugby fans should back Heyneke Meyer and believes he is the best man for the job.

Odds stacked in Boks' favour?

2014-11-06 20:15

Ireland will face the unfamiliar feeling of being underdogs in their own backyard when they host the Springboks.

Meyer is on the right track

2014-11-06 15:04

John says he has slowly bought into Heyneke Meyer's philosophy and believes the Springboks can win the World Cup.

Meyer has high praise for Sexton

2014-11-06 07:53

Springbok coach Heyneke Meyer has heaped praise on Ireland flyhalf Jonathan Sexton ahead of their Test in Dublin.

Meyer should 'discard' Pienaar

2014-11-05 13:06

Marcus does not agree with Springbok coach Heyneke Meyer's constant inclusion of Ruan Pienaar in national side.

Kriel surprised by Bok call-up

2014-10-31 21:07

Heyneke Meyer surprised Jaco Kriel with a call to inform him of his inclusion in the Springboks squad for their outgoing tour.

Boks urged to solidify RWC spots

2014-10-29 22:47

Heyneke Meyer has urged his players to use their Northern Hemisphere tour to book themselves a ticket to the World Cup.

Goosen: I'll play where I'm needed

2014-10-29 07:50

Johan Goosen says he'll play in any position Springbok coach Heyneke Meyer wants to utilise him in.

Matfield: Euro tour key for RWC

2014-10-23 14:04

Springbok lock Victor Matfield says the tour to Europe will form a vital part of their Rugby World Cup preparations.

Heyneke heeds media

2014-10-09 07:51

Tank Lanning reckons the media have played a role in the success of Heyneke Meyer's Springboks.

Boks: Where to from here

2014-10-06 07:25

Rob Houwing has his take on why the Springboks may be tempted to take a largely full-strength squad to Europe.

Hansen proud of fightback

2014-10-05 14:07

New Zealand coach Steve Hansen is proud of the way his players fought their way back into contention in their defeat to South Africa

Get off Meyer's back - Hansen

2014-10-05 10:01

All Black coach Steve Hansen has suggested that the South African media should get off Springbok coach Heyneke Meyer’s back.

Boks chasing elusive scalp

2014-10-03 22:37

With the 2015 RWC fast approaching, the Springboks are running out of time to get a psychological edge over the All Blacks.

All Blacks finding it hard to lose

2014-10-02 22:38

Habits are hard to change, and few teams in sport currently have a winning habit as unshakeable as the All Blacks.

Hansen differs with Meyer

2014-10-02 19:30

All Black coach Steve Hansen believes that their Rugby Championship match with the Springboks does not hinge on the loose forwards.

9 out of 10 losses for Boks

2014-10-02 08:48

The Springboks head into their encounter with the All Blacks knowing they have lost nine out of their last 10 meetings.

Heyneke's kicking game poser

2014-10-01 17:00

The manner in which the Boks deal with NZ's kicking game, could be the difference between winning and losing.

Meyer praises fit, gutsy Boks

2014-09-27 20:46

Springbok coach Heyneke Meyer has applauded the fitness and never-say-die attitude of his team in defeating Australia at Newlands.

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