EXCLUSIVE: Fleckie... the man, his methods

2017-04-05 13:01

In part one of a two-part comprehensive interview, Rob Houwing taps into Stormers coach-on-the-up Robbie Fleck’s philosophy and ambitions in the role.

Something’s stirring in SA rugby

2017-03-05 17:04

When NZ opposition appears in round five, we can start to properly gauge whether SA teams in Super Rugby are really upping their acts, says Rob Houwing.

Jackman: Golden voice wasted

2017-01-12 11:55

Rob Houwing rues SuperSport putting a microphone-fit Robin Jackman out to cricket commentary pasture.

'A loss to Wales could be the catalyst for change' - S24

Sport24's Rob Houwing pulls no punches in his analysis of the Springboks' performances in 2016 under Allister Coetzee, and suggests what may transpire should the Boks go down to Wales in their final November fixture. Watch.

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Regardless of strategy, Boks aren't getting basics right - S24

The Springboks suffered their first defeat in Argentina this weekend, going down 26-24 in Salta. Coach Allister Coetzee and his charges have come under heavy fire in the wake of that loss. Sport24's Rob Houwing weighs in. Watch.

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Proteas need more 'bridging players' - analyst

Sport24 reflect on the Proteas' 36-run defeat to Australia on Saturday (after a middle-lower order capitulation) and look ahead to the decisive second ODI fixture against the West Indies. Watch.

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SA’s rookies sag in the shadows

2016-01-02 20:25

Hardly aided by meagre usage of Morne Morkel, the Proteas’ raw attack learned harsh lessons on Saturday, says Rob Houwing.

Proteas running out of tricks

2015-11-06 15:26

Outdone by India for composure on day two, SA have their backs to the wall in the first Test, writes Rob Houwing.

VIDEO PREVIEW: RWC semi-finals - 'All Blacks by 6 points'

2015-10-23 16:39

Sport24 chief rugby writer Rob Houwing joins us in studio to preview the 2015 RWC semi-finals. Watch.

VIDEO: 'British media were raving about Lood, Eben'

2015-10-13 09:48

Sport24 chief rugby writer Rob Houwing recently returned from covering the pool stages of the 2015 RWC. We caught up with him in studio. Watch.


My Cycle Tour: memorial to a brave boy

2017-03-08 09:25

Sport24’s veteran scribe Rob Houwing will ride his first Cape Town Cycle Tour as a memorial to a 13-year-old friend and for epilepsy awareness.

Cycle Tour: Diary of 52-year-old rookie

2017-02-09 09:47

Sport24 chief writer Rob Houwing, less than a spring chicken, tackles his first ever Cape Town Cycle Tour soon. Here’s part one of his lead-up diary ...

Why Proteas may need plenty more

2016-11-26 18:25

Evidence from recent Adelaide Tests suggests the Proteas are even more up against it in the bid to pluck the game from the fire, writes Rob Houwing.

Boks' lack of structure is 'painfully evident' - S24

The Springboks' suffered their third straight defeat in the Rugby Championship this weekend, going down 41-13 to the All Blacks in Christchurch. Sport24's chief rugby writer Rob Houwing gives us his post-match analysis. Watch.

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Gunners aiming to better ‘silver’

2016-08-12 13:56

They were next best to champions Leicester last season, but to steal Olympic parlance, can Arsenal better their silver medal this time around?

Red Devils to ‘hound’ Foxes!

2016-04-29 10:23

Keep the bubbly in the fridge? Our forecasters see Leicester having a tricky day at Old Trafford on Sunday to delay title glory.

Proteas do need emergency changes

2015-12-30 16:00

Rob Houwing tries to work out how punch-drunk SA will regroup in personnel terms for the Newlands clash with England.

VIDEO: 'Wallabies have attacking arsenal that could give NZ problems'

2015-10-26 15:03

Sport24 chief rugby writer Rob Houwing joins us in studio to review the RWC semi-finals, as we discuss some of the big talking points.

VIDEO PREVIEW: NZ vs France, Ire vs Arg, Aus vs Scotland

2015-10-16 14:24

After the Boks get the quarter-finals under way on Saturday evening, there's still three more massive match-ups to look forward to. Watch.

VIDEO: Are the Springboks the neutral's favourite?

2015-10-07 14:36

We catch up with Sport24 chief rugby writer Rob Houwing from London, ahead of South Africa's Pool B clash with the USA. Watch.

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