John Smit hooked on TransCape

2017-07-24 15:50

Former Springbok hooker John Smit faces an examination of another kind when he competes in the TransCape mountain bike race for the first time next year.

Smit, Robbie on TV panel for Lions tour

2017-06-01 11:02

Former Springbok captain and ex-Lion John Robbie will do in-studio analyses for the British and Irish Lions tour in New Zealand.

Smit remembers 'schoolboy hero' Joost

2017-02-06 22:51

Springbok 2007 Rugby World Cup-winning skipper John Smit has extended his condolences to fellow great, Joost van der Westhuizen.

Sharks will stay at Kings Park in 2017

2016-10-28 11:11

The Sharks have announced that they will not be relocating to Moses Mabhida Stadium in 2017.

Smit regrets Plumtree exit

2016-08-13 10:30

Outgoing Sharks chief executive John Smit has revealed that he made a mistake sacking John Plumtree as head coach in a "colossal stuff-up".

Teichmann to become new Sharks boss

2016-07-18 07:06

Former Springbok and Sharks captain Gary Teichmann is set to replace John Smit as Sharks CEO.

Sharks secure renewed Cell C deal

2016-07-06 15:50

The Sharks have announced a renewed sponsorship deal with South African telecommunications company Cell C.

Sharks nearing insolvency, claims former CEO

2016-06-21 16:53

Former Sharks CEO Brian van Zyl has hit out at the financial well-being of the union under outgoing CEO John Smit.

John Smit to resign as Sharks CEO

2016-05-26 15:26

John Smit, Chief Executive of The Sharks, has announced he will resign at the end of the 2016 season.

Sharks take Currie Cup rugby to townships

2016-04-01 14:00

The Sharks have announced that they will play three first round Currie Cup matches in township communities.


John Smit: The Lions have a chance in NZ

2017-06-09 06:30

Former Springbok captain John Smit believes the British and Irish Lions are in with a shot at winning the series against the All Blacks.

RWC-winning captain John Smit out in the cold

2017-02-16 11:57

Ex-Springbok hooker John Smit took part in the Snow Bike Festival 2017 in Switzerland for a unique 4 days in the snow. Ryan Scott caught up with him in the Alps...

WATCH: Players take on the Black Knight in Captain's Challenge

2016-11-26 13:16

Three icons of their sports – Gary Player, John Smit and Andy Cole – took part in the inaugural Captain’s Challenge at the 2016 Gary Player Invitational.

Smit: Jake treated players like schoolboys

2016-08-15 10:30

Outgoing Sharks CEO John Smit has opened up on why former coach Jake White had left the union.

Hadebe has quit rugby, Sharks confirm

2016-07-20 18:00

Outgoing Sharks CEO John Smit says the union was saddened to hear the news of hooker Monde Hadebe being banned for doping.

Titans CEO says no to Sharks job

2016-07-07 14:27

Jacques Faul, current CEO of the Titans cricket franchise, has ruled out the opportunity to become the new boss of the Sharks.

Smit hits back at former Sharks CEO

2016-06-22 14:32

John Smit has hit back at an open letter from former Sharks CEO Brian van Zyl that questioned the financial stability of the union.

Smit leaves Sharks for family, but admits his job wasn’t for sissies

2016-05-27 11:16

Celebrated former Springbok ­rugby captain John Smit on Thursday ­sensationally quit as the Sharks’ chief executive.

Sharks to leave Kings Park?

2016-04-22 18:30

The Sharks are currently in talks with the eThekwini Municipality over a potential move to Moses Mabhida Stadium.

New Sharks kit 'culturally inspired'

2015-12-04 07:04

The Sharks have unveiled their home and away kit for the 2016 Super Rugby competition.

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