Schalk won’t face the Lions

2014-04-16 12:28

The Stormers look set to be without Schalk Burger when they tackle the Lions in a Vodacom Super Rugby match at Newlands.

Liebenberg ruled out of tour

2014-03-24 14:18

Injured Stormers hooker Tiaan Liebenberg has joined Schalk Burger on a flight from Australia back to Cape Town.

Burger: No more silly errors!

2014-03-20 14:30

Stormers flank Schalk Burger says it’s imperative that they cut down their error-rate when facing the Brumbies in Canberra.

Schalk: Rugby’s Jordan?

2014-03-18 13:01

The Brumbies have been lining up to sing Schalk Burger’s praises ahead of their Stormers date, writes Rob Houwing.

Fine weekend for ‘old’ Boks

2014-03-09 22:31

Crusty members of the Springbok ‘class of 2007’ excelled in the latest round of Super Rugby activity, writes Rob Houwing.


Burger: I was near death

2014-02-25 10:05

Watch Schalk Burger talk to Total Rugby about his return to rugby after illness and injury.

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Burger Snr. in court for assault

2014-02-07 15:25

Former Springbok Schalk Burger has appeared in a Wellington court on charges of assault, a report indicates.

Burger to stay put... for now

2014-02-05 09:13

Stormers flank Schalk Burger has admitted that he is thinking of playing overseas, but will stay on in SA for the time being.

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.

Schalk to be Stormers’ libero?

2014-01-15 23:01

Those questioning his regular first-team credentials for 2014 may be forgetting Schalk Burger’s flexibility, says Rob Houwing.

Burger wants Bok jersey back

2013-11-12 14:30

Western Province loose forward Schalk Burger is determined to fight his way back into the Springbok fold.

Coetzee likes Burger on bench

2013-10-22 11:13

Schalk Burger is unlikely to start for Western Province in the Currie Cup final, even if skipper Deon Fourie is ruled out.

Boks 'cherry on top' for Schalk

2013-10-16 18:00

If Schalk Burger was chosen for the Boks' Euro tour, franchise coach Allister Coetzee wouldn’t recoil in horror, writes Rob Houwing.

Fans welcome Burger back

2013-09-30 13:25

Sport24 readers have rejoiced at the return of Springbok and WP flank Schalk Burger from a lengthy injury layoff.

Burger stays on bench for now

2013-09-30 07:45

Western Province coach Allister Coetzee will keep flank Schalk Burger on the bench for their Currie Cup clash against the Golden Lions.

Schalk’s near-perfect return

2013-09-27 19:05

The Incredible Schalk is back ... and capped his comeback by seeing WP claw from behind to win, writes Rob Houwing.

Return of the Schalk!

2013-09-24 15:15

WP have received a big boost ahead of their Currie Cup clash against the Free State Cheetahs with the return of Schalk Burger.

Burger to play for Baa-Baas

2013-09-18 11:34

The Barbarians have announced that Springbok loose forward Schalk Burger will play for them when they tackle Fiji in November.

Burger boost for WP

2013-07-25 16:45

WP flank Schalk Burger has received the green light to resume training at the team's training base in Bellville.

Burger: I was close to dying

2013-06-04 11:30

Stormers flank Schalk Burger has revealed that his family feared for his life while he was in hospital with bacterial meningitis.

Burger hints at comeback

2013-06-03 17:17

Stormers flanker Schalk Burger has given an update on his well-being, after his long battle with injury and illness.

Koppie was unsafe for officials - lawyer

2013-05-15 13:20

It was not safe for Lonmin officials to approach striking miners gathered on a hill in Marikana last year, the Farlam Commission of Inquiry has heard.

Schalk Burger leaves hospital

2013-04-11 09:21

Springbok loose forward Schalk Burger has been sent home to recuperate after being treated for bacterial meningitis.

‘Don’t panic’ over meningitis

2013-03-31 15:29

The National Institute for communicable Diseases says there is no need to panic, despite one confirmed and one suspected case of meningitis.

Meningitis setback for Burger

2013-03-28 12:25

Stormers loose forward Schalk Burger has contracted bacterial meningitis, sidelining him for at least eight weeks.


Schalk Burger a proud dad

2014-03-28 13:00

Stormers and Springbok flank Schalk Burger and his wife Michelle are the proud parents to a baby boy.

Injured Burger flies home

2014-03-24 10:30

SA loose forward Schalk Burger returned home for treatment on an injury that will rule him out of S15 for at least three weeks.

Coetzee wants spark from subs

2014-03-19 14:16

Stormers coach Allister Coetzee wants his substitutes to play a crucial role late in their game against the Brumbies in Canberra.

We need to be our best: Burger

2014-03-13 17:00

The Chiefs pose a severe threat to the Stormers, says Schalk Burger ahead of the Super Rugby encounter at Waikato Stadium.

Elstadt out of Stormers tour

2014-03-05 08:26

Stormers coach Allister Coetzee has made four changes to his starting line-up for the Stormers' first match of their Super Rugby tour.

More worries for Stormers

2014-02-24 09:22

After their humiliating loss to the Lions, the Stormers have received more bad news with injuries to three key players.

Burger wanted in Japan

2014-02-07 13:32

Stormers flank Schalk Burger is wanted all over the world with Japanese club Suntory Sungoliath hot on his heels.

Burger to lead Stormers

2014-02-04 13:48

Schalk Burger will captain the Stormers in their pre-season friendly against the Kings in Port Elizabeth.

Stormers to up attacking intent

2014-01-22 10:28

Stormers vice-captain Schalk Burger says they will pay more attention to their attacking game in this year's Super Rugby competition.

9 Boks in Barbarians squad

2013-11-13 10:45

Three more Springboks have been added to the Barbarians squad for a game against Fiji at Twickenham later this month.

More Boks crack BaaBaas nod

2013-11-12 13:24

The Barbarians have announced that four more Springbok players will represent them when they tackle Fiji later this month.

WP want to win for Jean, Schalk

2013-10-21 10:30

WP captain Deon Fourie says it would be extra special to win the Currie Cup with Jean de Villiers and Schalk Burger in the team.

More game time for Schalk

2013-09-30 21:00

WP coach Allister Coetzee says Schalk Burger will not be wrapped in the proverbial cotton wool now that he has returned to rugby.

Fans welcome Burger back

2013-09-30 13:19

Sport24 readers have rejoiced at the return of Springbok and WP flank Schalk Burger from a lengthy injury layoff.

Burger plays after long layoff

2013-09-28 10:30

Bok Schalk Burger returned to action after a long layoff as Sharks and Western Province secured Currie Cup semi-finals places.

Burger 'could be even better'

2013-09-25 11:12

Western Province coach Allister Coetzee believes Schalk Burger could return an even better player he was before his long layoff.

Burger comeback gathers pace

2013-09-24 07:30

Schalk Burger is on the verge of completing his comeback to competitive rugby as WP prepare to intensify his training regime.

WP boosted by Burger sighting

2013-08-14 17:00

Western Province's morale has been boosted by the sighting of Springbok flank Schalk Burger at their training in Bellville.

Lonmin lawyers on the attack at inquiry

2013-06-04 18:42

Lawyer Dali Mpofu's statements directed at national police commissioner Riah Phiyega, have been shot down by other lawyers at the Farlam Commission of Inquiry.


Schalk Burger injury update

2013-06-04 08:05

Watch Stormers flank Schalk Burger talk about his recovery from injury.

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Marikana anger 'directed at police'

2013-05-15 20:08

Striking Lonmin mineworkers directed their anger at police officers during last year's wage-related unrest, the Farlam Commission on Inquiry has been told.

Schalk to go under the knife

2013-05-01 12:41

Stormers flank Schalk Burger will undergo a minor procedure to reduce pressure on a nerve that was affecting his calf muscle.

Burger 'stable' in hospital

2013-04-09 14:38

Stormers flank Schalk Burger remains in hospital after contracting bacterial meningitis following an operation on a calf injury.

Pupil, with possible meningitis, dies

2013-03-30 11:31

A Durban High School pupil has died after he collapsed on the rugby field this week with possible meningitis.

Schalk may be ready for tour

2013-03-26 11:21

The Stormers’ overseas tour appears to be what coach Allister Coetzee is working towards as a target for captain Schalk Burger’s return.

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