Mitchell: Boks very predictable

2014-12-05 08:24

John Mitchell has expressed his views on why the All Blacks fared better than the Springboks and Wallabies on their year-end tours.

Mitchell: Wales' best chance to beat Boks

2014-11-28 12:21

Wales will never have a better chance at beating the Boks, says ex-All Black coach John Mitchell.

Mitchell backed for Jake's job

2014-10-01 14:37

John Mitchell has been installed as the bookies' favourite to take over from Jake White as Director of Rugby at the Sharks.

NZ to ‘jam’ a win, says Mitchell

2014-09-12 10:28

The Boks can cash in on the absence of Sam Whitelock to trouble NZ but not quite be able to upset them, believes John Mitchell.

CUT win way into Varsity Cup

2014-03-31 21:04

The CUT Ixias will play in the 2015 Varsity Cup after they beat the UKZN Impi in the Varsity Shield final in Bloemfontein.

Fort Hare get first win

2014-02-03 22:48

Fort Hare have earned their first win of the Varsity Shield by edging the UKZN Impi at the Howard College Rugby Stadium.

Butch to assist Mitchell

2014-01-08 11:55

John Mitchell, head coach of Varsity Shield side, UKZN Impi, has attained the services of former Springbok flyhalf Butch James.

John Mitchell chats to Sport24

2013-09-13 08:43

Former Lions coach John Mitchell tackles YOUR questions and looks ahead to Saturday's clash between the All Blacks and Springboks.

Mitchell questions Boks' belief

2013-08-29 21:30

Former All Blacks coach John Mitchell believes the Springboks lack the belief to win both Rugby Championship Tests in Australasia.

Mitchell quits Sale Sharks job

2012-12-29 16:20

John Mitchell has left English club Sale Sharks and returned to South Africa just a month into his new job.

Mitchell quits as Lions coach

2012-11-23 12:57

John Mitchell has terminated his contract as Lions head coach, but will remain a consultant to the Union.

John Mitchell off to Sale?

2012-11-17 13:04

Golden Lions coach John Mitchell is set to take up a position at Sale, according to chief executive Steve Diamond.

Mitchell looks to the future

2012-11-13 13:15

Lions head coach John Mitchell has returned to work at the GLRU after four months - and is looking forward to working at the union.

Mitchell is a demon - Mokuena

2012-11-08 19:23

Former SA Sevens captain Jonathan Mokuena says the Lions will make a huge mistake if they allow John Mitchell back as coach.

Mitchell back as Lions coach

2012-11-08 12:01

John Mitchell has been found not guilty of all complaints of misconduct levelled against him by the Golden Lions Rugby Union.

Mitchell in Sale Sharks role

2012-11-01 07:50

English rugby club Sale Sharks have announced that suspended Lions coach John Mitchell would be part of its rugby strategy board.

Mitchell 'staying in SA'

2012-09-18 10:15

Former Lions coach John Mitchell says he is keen to stay in SA despite his employment wrangle with his former employers.

Mitchell hearing to drag on

2012-07-20 07:36

Suspended Lions coach John Mitchell may have to wait a month or even longer to hear the outcome of his disciplinary hearing.

Mitchell saga to drag on

2012-07-04 14:40

The saga surrounding suspended Lions coach John Mitchell’s position is likely to drag on past the end of the Super Rugby season.

Mitchell saga over 'this week'

2012-06-27 11:03

The Lions hope to have their investigation into the allegations surrounding coach John Mitchell wrapped up by the end of the week.

Lions suspend coach Mitchell

2012-06-22 15:05

John Mitchell has been suspended with immediate effect, according to Golden Lions Rugby Union president Kevin de Klerk.

Lions still hoping for a win

2012-06-01 14:20

Lions coach John Mitchell almost seems to have resigned himself to his side's fate at the bottom of the Super Rugby competition.

Mitchell hits out at SARU

2012-05-27 15:10

Lions coach John Mitchell has criticised SA rugby officials over the uncertainty surrounding his team's Super Rugby future.

Lions unchanged for Reds

2012-05-16 13:32

Lions coach John Mitchell has left his side unchanged for their Super Rugby clash against the Reds in Brisbane.

Mitchell blames woeful lineouts

2012-04-24 18:05

Lions coach John Mitchell says their woeful lineouts have been the core issue behind their poor 2012 Super Rugby showing.


Sharks couldn't afford Mitchell

2014-12-04 14:01

Former Golden Lions coach John Mitchell has revealed that he was approached by the Sharks for a job but they could not afford him.

Mitch: Add Boks for ‘7 Nations’

2014-11-10 11:56

Under John Mitchell’s proposal, the Boks would meet Saturday’s foes England more often, writes Rob Houwing.

Gold, Mitchell in line for Jake's job

2014-09-30 14:31

Gary Gold and John Mitchell are the early favourites to replace Jake White at the Sharks.

UJ end Impi's Varsity Cup bid

2014-04-07 17:14

UJ have beaten UKZN in their promotion/relegation play-off to end their hopes of playing in next season's Varsity Cup.

'Stormers attack must improve'

2014-02-05 14:13

Former All Black and Lions coach John Mitchell says the Stormers must improve their attacking game if they want to win Super Rugby.

Impi fire warning shot

2014-01-27 22:15

John Mitchell's UKZN Impi have showed that they will be a force to be reckoned with in the Varsity Shield this year.

Mitchell salutes captain McCaw

2013-10-07 20:30

All Blacks captain Richie McCaw has received high praise from former coach John Mitchell, after leading them the Rugby Championship.

Mitchell lands UKZN job

2013-09-04 14:00

Former Golden Lions coach John Mitchell has been appointed as Director of Rugby at the University of KwaZulu-Natal.

Mitchell: Stormers to start slow

2013-02-21 07:40

Former All Black and Lions coach John Mitchell believes the Stormers will start slowly in this year's Super Rugby competition.

Mitchell answers Sale SOS

2012-11-28 15:33

Former Lions coach John Mitchell has rejoined Sale Sharks, taking up a position within the English Premiership club's management board.

Lions deny Mitchell move

2012-11-17 13:18

The Golden Lions Rugby Union has released a statement refuting claims that John Mitchell is set to join Sale Sharks.

Lions will co-operate - coach

2012-11-14 19:06

Lions assistant coach Johan Ackermann insists the players will react positively to coach John Mitchell returning to the union.

Mitchell back at Lions

2012-11-09 15:01

Suspended coach John Mitchell will return to his role at the Lions rugby franchise next week, the union has said.

Mitchell to meet with Lions

2012-11-08 16:23

Suspended coach John Mitchell is set to meet with the Lions to "discuss the way forward" after he was cleared of misconduct.

Mitchell wants Lions job back

2012-11-05 10:00

John Mitchell is committed to the role of Lions coach, buoyed by news he's been found not guilty of various charges of misconduct.

Mitchell linked with Sale job

2012-10-08 08:17

Former New Zealand and Lions coach John Mitchell has been linked with a return to his former club Sale Sharks.

Mitchell hearing postponed

2012-09-11 18:20

The disciplinary hearing into allegations of misconduct against the Lions’ suspended coach John Mitchell has been postponed.

Mitchell hearing set to start

2012-07-17 07:45

The disciplinary hearing of suspended Lions coach John Mitchell is set to start at the offices of the Golden Lions Rugby Union.

More issues behind Mitchell exit

2012-06-28 16:22

Lions president Kevin de Klerk has denied that the suspension of coach John Mitchell was based purely on players' complaints.

Ackermann named Lions coach

2012-06-26 10:42

Former Springbok lock Johan Ackermann has been named coach of the Lions, taking over from the suspended John Mitchell.

Players could sink Mitchell

2012-06-21 22:20

Lions coach John Mitchell's job could be on the line, with a group of players unhappy with the way he's been treating them.

Mitchell rues Lions' injury woes

2012-05-31 18:44

Lions coach John Mitchell says the plethora of injuries they suffered at the start of the season set them back severely.

Van der Linde to start for Lions

2012-05-23 10:34

Lions coach John Mitchell has made two changes to his team as they go in search of a crucial victory against the Force.

Mitchell rues Lions defence

2012-04-28 10:38

Lions coach John Mitchell says it was their worst defensive performance of the season after losing 34-20 to the Brumbies.

Lions change two for Brumbies

2012-04-24 12:16

Lions coach John Mitchell has made two changes to the side which faces the Brumbies in Johannesburg on Friday.

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