Kockott, Spedding retain France spots

2015-01-15 14:20

South African-born trio Rory Kockott, Scott Spedding and Bernard le Roux have retained their places in France's Six Nations squad.

Spedding starts for France

2014-11-05 14:37

South African-born Scott Spedding will make his Test debut when he starts at fullback for France against Fiji in Marseille.

Proud Kockott fits French bill

2014-10-02 14:09

France coach Philippe Saint-Andre has laughed off the idea that SA-born Rory Kockott would fail to fit into the French fold.

France come calling for Kockott

2014-09-21 14:53

Rory Kockott looks set to make his debut for France after coach Philippe Saint-Andre named him in a 30 man training squad.

Blanco: Don't pick Kockott

2014-08-07 07:43

Serge Blanco, vice-president of the French Rugby Federation, has spoken out against the selection of Rory Kockott for France.

Door open for Bok No 9 jersey

2014-08-05 05:00

Fourie du Preez’ injury may well have opened up an opportunity for the next line to make an impression on Bok coach Heyneke Meyer.

Brits, Kockott to face Boks

2014-05-07 14:01

Former WP hooker Schalk Brits and rising French-based star Rory Kockott have been picked in the World XV squad to face the Boks.

Kockott in Toulon U-turn

2014-02-16 10:02

French champions Castres' SA scrumhalf Rory Kockott has changed his mind over a move to Heineken Cup champions Toulon.

Kockott: Boks don't need me

2014-01-09 12:00

South African scrumhalf Rory Kockott believes current Springbok coach Heyneke Meyer doesn't require his services.

Castres shatter Ospreys' hopes

2013-12-07 08:45

Four-time Celtic League winners Ospreys saw their interest in the European Cup almost certainly ended as they lost to Castres.

Kockott gets French top honour

2013-10-22 07:45

SA scrumhalf Rory Kockott has been voted Top 14 player of last season by his fellow professionals at an awards ceremony.

Kockott eyes French jersey

2013-09-19 10:17

South African Rory Kockott has a burning ambition to play Test rugby, and could end up playing for France.

Kockott helps topple Toulon

2013-06-02 12:44

Castres clinched their first French title in 20 years when they upset Toulon in the Top 14 final, thanks largely to SA's Rory Kockott.

Kockott dreams of Test rugby

2013-01-08 19:39

Former Sharks No 9 Rory Kockott has admitted his yearning for international honours, be it with France or his native South Africa.

Kockott extends French stay

2011-10-20 18:10

South African scrumhalf Rory Kockott has extended his contract with French Top 14 side Castres until the end of their season.

Kockott to guard Super-Sarel

2011-05-05 22:19

The Lions have pinned their hopes on the feisty Rory Kockott to counter the brilliance of Cheetahs scrumhalf Sarel Pretorius.

Kockott set for first start

2011-03-07 17:27

Lions scrumhalf Jano Vermaak is set to be relegated to the bench for Saturday’s Vodacom Super Rugby clash with the Cheetahs.

Sharks a well-beaten team

2010-10-10 22:45

The Sharks, lacking intensity and commitment, were badly exposed at Newlands by the Western Province at the weekend.

Kockott heading to WP?

2010-08-16 14:36

If rumours doing the rounds in Durban are to be believed, scrumhalf Rory Kockott will be playing for Western Province next season.

Double whammy for Cape fans

2009-02-10 20:14

Cape Town fans are in for a double whammy when the Dolphins and Sharks compete on opposite sides of the Newlands tracks this weekend.


France rout Fiji

2014-11-08 22:14

France ended a four-match losing streak when they routed Fiji, with wing Teddy Thomas scoring a hat trick of tries on debut.

Kockott makes French squad

2014-10-20 12:06

South African-born scrumhalf Rory Kockott has been called into the France squad to face Fiji, Australia and Argentina next month.

Kockott: I'm French now

2014-09-23 07:51

SA-born scrumhalf Rory Kockott says he now considers himself a French player after cracking the nod in their 30-man squad.

Kockott gets France call-up

2014-09-13 16:52

Scrumhalf Rory Kockott is among an extended squad of 74 players selected by French coach Philippe Saint-André for their end-of-year Tests.

No Bok lifeline for Kockott

2014-08-05 09:07

Springbok coach Heyneke Meyer has eliminated any doubt surrounding the international future of Castre scrumhalf, Rory Kockott.

7 Saffers in World XV squad

2014-06-02 14:14

The World XV squad to do battle with the Springboks at Newlands this weekend features seven South Africans.

Kockott commits to Castres

2014-02-22 13:55

Rory Kockott has committed his future to Castres, with the French champions announcing that he had signed a new deal.

Stade storm back to the top

2014-01-25 09:31

Stade Francais have shrugged off the absence of a host of Six Nations stars to clinch a bonus point win over champions Castres.

Kockott on Toulon's radar

2014-01-02 22:38

Toulon president Mourad Boudjellal claims SA scrumhalf Rory Kockott has agreed to join the team when his contract with Castres expires.

1 decision that may haunt Heyneke Meyer

2013-10-31 07:45

Question: Which selection is most likely to come back and haunt Heyneke Meyer?

Kockott's Toulon move on hold

2013-10-07 13:23

South African scrumhalf Rory Kockott has not signed a deal to join European champions Toulon next year, his agent has said.


Rory Kockott rocket!

2013-09-19 09:04

Watch a monster drop goal from Rory Kockott for Castres in the Top 14.

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Kockott kicks Castres to semis

2013-05-11 21:11

South African scrum-half Rory Kockott kicked 17 points as Castres beat Montpellier to reach the French Top 14 semi-finals.

Kockott makes Castres threat

2013-01-03 20:10

Castres No 9 Rory Kockott, who is on holiday in SA, has threatened not to return to France if they don't release him from his contract.

Kockott heading to France

2011-06-09 17:32

Lions coach John Mitchell has revealed that scrumhalf Rory Kockott will be pursuing a career overseas in France.

Lions change two for catfight

2011-03-10 13:27

Lions coach John Mitchell has made two changes to his starting line-up ahead of the Super Rugby contest against the Cheetahs.

Lions need to up the ante

2011-03-07 08:01

Super Rugby victories are not just going to fall into the Lions’ laps - they are going to have to work hard for them.

Hoffmann on Sharks' radar

2010-08-16 22:33

The Sharks are hoping to offer Western Province utility back Conrad Hoffmann a new rugby home in Durban from next season.

Chiefs pip Sharks

2010-02-13 21:15

Chiefs flyhalf Stephen Donald has sunk a last minute penalty to give his team a dramatic win over the Sharks in Durban.

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