New Bok centre combination?

2014-07-15 08:56

The Boks could enter the Rugby Championship with a new centre combination featuring Jean de Villiers and Damian de Allende.

Krige: Handle Jean with care

2014-05-27 11:30

Former Bok captain Corné Krige says current skipper Jean de Villiers should be carefully managed ahead of next year's World Cup.

Boks hunt for a new captain

2014-05-25 20:42

Springbok rugby coach Heyneke Meyer has a big decision to make after Jean de Villiers was ruled out of rugby for eight weeks.

Jean out of Bok training camp

2014-05-24 17:09

Springbok captain Jean de Villiers has been withdrawn from the national training camp which starts in Durban on Sunday.

Jean, Schalk back for Stormers

2014-05-21 12:46

Captain Jean de Villiers and vice-captain Schalk Burger are both back in the Stormers team for their clash against the Cheetahs.

Injury boost for Stormers

2014-05-19 16:01

The Stormers, fresh off their victory over the Force, have been further boosted with some good news on the injury front.

Stormers to deal with discipline

2014-04-21 22:50

Yellow cards and a lack of discipline has forced the Stormers to re-look their game in the aftermath of their win over the Lions.

Little relief for Stormers

2014-04-14 21:42

Jean de Villiers will be back, Schalk Burger may be back but there will be no expected hooker relief for the Stormers.

Stormers fall short in Brisbane

2014-03-29 12:38

The Reds have narrowly beaten the Stormers in their Super Rugby clash at the Suncorp Stadium in Brisbane.

Jean saddened by speculation

2014-03-26 21:00

Stormers captain Jean de Villiers has expressed his concern at the speculation around potential changes to their management structures.


Jean de Villiers in pictures

2014-03-13 15:27

See a gallery of Jean de Villiers through the years as he prepares to earn his 100th Super Rugby cap.

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Business as usual for Jean

2014-03-11 22:08

Jean de Villiers says it will be business as usual when he leads the Stormers in his 100th Super Rugby match against the Chiefs.

Coetzee praises 'warrior' Jean

2014-03-11 17:31

Stormers coach Allister Coetzee has praised soon to be Super Rugby centurion, Jean de Villiers, calling him 'a true warrior'.

Stormers’ guts to come at price

2014-03-08 12:24

So near, so far ... despite their heroic bid in Christchurch, the Stormers stay on a tour precipice, writes Rob Houwing.

Stormers were 'lucky': Jean

2014-03-01 14:28

Stormers captain Jean de Villiers said his team was lucky to win after producing a performance that was "nothing special".


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De Villiers scoops top honour

2014-02-12 21:16

Springbok captain Jean de Villiers became the sixth player to be named SA player of the year more than once at the SA Rugby Awards.

Burger starts against Bulls

2014-01-29 12:50

Stormers head coach Allister Coetzee has announced his starting line-up for their pre-season friendly against the Bulls.

Bok captain: provincialism dead

2014-01-16 12:37

Jean de Villiers, in the first part of an interview with Sport24, tells Rob Houwing how Bok cliques have gradually been banished.

Three Boks in fans' World XV

2013-12-19 09:04

Rugby fans have picked their ultimate XV of the year, with three Springbok stalwarts cracking the nod.

Jean, Hansen on the same side

2013-11-29 07:48

South Africa captain Jean de Villiers hopes some of Steve Hansen's managerial gold dust rubs off on the Barbarians.

Six Boks start for BaaBaas

2013-11-27 09:17

There are six Springboks in the Barbarians starting XV and a further two on the bench for their clash with Fiji at Twickenham on Saturday.

BaaBaas: Flip in for Etzebeth

2013-11-26 10:27

Flip van der Merwe has replaced fellow Springbok Eben Etzebeth in the Barbarians squad for their clash against Fiji at Twickenham.

Jean to stay skipper in 2014

2013-11-24 16:30

Springbok coach Heyneke Meyer says he plans to keep Jean de Villiers as captain for the 2014 season.


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Jean back to No 13 for Boks?

2014-07-01 05:00

If fit for the start of the Championship, Bok skipper Jean de Villiers may find himself at outside centre, writes Rob Houwing.

Meyer reveals captains picks

2014-05-26 22:55

Springbok coach Heyneke Meyer has revealed that there are around "seven or eight" players being considered for the captaincy.

Boks suffer De Villiers blow

2014-05-25 16:47

Bok captain Jean de Villiers will miss the Castle Lager Incoming Series after he was ruled out for eight weeks with a knee injury.

Jean lauds Victor, Schalk recall

2014-05-22 07:42

Springbok captain Jean de Villiers has welcomed the addition to the Bok squad of experienced veterans Victor Matfield and Schalk Burger.

De Allende remaining humble

2014-05-19 22:40

Stormers backline player Damian de Allende is keeping his feet on the ground after his inclusion in the Springbok training squad.

New Bok jersey launched!

2014-04-24 20:00

New kit supplier to the Springboks, ASICS, have launched the new home and away jerseys at an exclusive event in Cape Town.


See a teaser trailer of the new ASICS Springbok jersey to be unveiled on April 25, 2014, featuring Jean de Villiers.

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New era may start without Jean

2014-04-02 11:56

The Stormers bigwigs have done the right thing by making it clear that they are not expecting Gert Smal to bring immediate salvation.

Backline excites Coetzee

2014-03-26 22:16

Stormers coach Allister Coetzee believes that they have the right backline mix ahead of their Super Rugby clash against the Reds.

Worst Stormers tour since ‘98?

2014-03-26 14:40

The Stormers stare the shame of a first ‘all-defeats’ tour abroad for them in 16 years right in the face, writes Rob Houwing.

Joubert asked to police rucks

2014-03-12 16:39

Stormers coach Allister Coetzee says off-the-ball disruptions around the ruck is a tactic New Zealand teams deliberately employ.

Jean to keep Joubert close

2014-03-11 19:13

Stormers captain Jean de Villiers’ says he is determined to keep referee Craig Joubert on his toes when they meet the Chiefs.

Ton-up for Stormers' De Villiers

2014-03-11 07:57

Centre Jean de Villiers will make his 100th Super Rugby appearance when he leads a changed Stormers team against the Chiefs.

Jean aims for the extraordinary

2014-03-06 23:23

A tall order, but not impossible – that is almost the only way to describe the Stormers’ first Super Rugby tour match of the season.

Jean: ’That’s my 2nd angriest’

2014-02-25 23:10

Jean de Villiers says he has been more livid as a captain - just once - than he was last weekend, writes Rob Houwing.


SA Rugby Awards

2014-02-13 08:29

See pics of all the winners at the 2014 SA Rugby Awards.

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Stormers need Jean closer in

2014-02-06 13:02

It shouldn’t just be taken for granted that Jean de Villiers move to outside centre for the Stormers, argues Rob Houwing.

Jean: Boks can go top

2014-01-17 11:23

Jean de Villiers, in part two of an interview with Sport24, tells Rob Houwing why he is so upbeat about the Boks’ 2014 prospects.

Jean leads Bok cricket side

2013-12-20 10:00

Jean de Villiers's captaincy skills will be put to a new test when he leads a Springbok XI in their T20 match against the Proteas.


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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'Rugby needs BaaBaas spirit'

2013-11-28 13:00

Springbok captain Jean de Villiers says the Barbarians' existence is important to have in the modern era of rugby.

Jean to skipper BaaBaas

2013-11-26 13:10

Springbok captain Jean de Villiers will captain the Barbarians in their clash against Fiji at Twickenham in London.

2013: Year for Bok milestones

2013-11-25 07:44

The Springboks’ first victory over France in France in 16 years has capped off a season of marked improvement.

Jean hails great year for Boks

2013-11-24 12:49

Bok captain Jean de Villiers has hailed the current team as one of the best in the country's history after they beat France in Paris.

Time off for Stormers' Bok trio

2013-11-20 09:20

The Stormers will give Jean de Villiers, Duane Vermeulen and Eben Etzebeth extended rest during their pre-season preparations.

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