Boks call up Jordaan, Olivier

2014-06-13 12:00

Paul Jordaan and Wynand Olivier have been called up to the Springbok squad in the places of Juan de Jongh and Frans Steyn

Ouch! Face fracture for Olivier

2014-01-08 13:19

Former Springbok centre Wynand Olivier has badly injured his face while training for his French club, Montpellier.


Olivier sings Clegg song

2013-07-19 10:02

Wynand Olivier's rendition of 'Scatterlings of Africa' by Johnny Clegg.

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Olivier back for Bulls

2013-05-22 12:04

Springbok centre Wynand Olivier is back in the Bulls starting line-up for their Super Rugby clash against the Sharks in Durban.

Triple blow for Bulls

2013-03-17 11:22

The Bulls have been dealt a triple blow after their thumping 41-19 defeat to the Crusaders in Christchurch.

Olivier to return for Bulls

2012-11-20 15:20

Springbok centre Wynand Olivier will return from Japan to play for the Bulls in next year's Super Rugby competition.

Spies lauds ton-up Olivier

2012-06-27 20:39

Captain Pierre Spies has paid tribute to centre Wynand Olivier, who will play his 100th game for the Bulls when they tackle the Cheetahs.

Olivier, Kankowski off to Japan

2012-06-20 22:29

Springboks Wynand Olivier and Ryan Kankowski will shortly head overseas to continue their careers in Japan, according to reports.

Boks have faith in Olivier

2012-06-18 22:36

Wynand Olivier looks likely to start at centre for the Springboks in the third and final Test against England in Port Elizabeth.

Trio back to bolster Bulls

2012-05-15 10:43

Log leaders the Bulls have recalled Wynand Olivier, Dewald Potgieter and Dean Greyling for the clash against the Highlanders.

Olivier named in Bulls team

2012-02-29 13:00

Bulls centre Wynand Olivier will make his return to the side for their Super Rugby match against the Cheetahs in Bloemfontein.

Olivier a doubt for Sharks clash

2012-02-15 17:55

Bulls midfielder Wynand Olivier is likely to miss his side's Super Rugby season opener against the Sharks on February 24.

Bulls pick Spies to lead way

2011-11-16 12:27

The Blue Bulls rugby union have announced that Bok eighth man, Pierre Spies will be their captain for the 2012 season onwards.

Injury worries in Bulls camp

2011-08-02 20:45

Blue Bulls centre Wynand Olivier has been ruled out while several others are also doubtful for their clash against the Lions.

RWC heartache awaits Boks

2011-06-06 08:23

The competition for spots in the RWC squad is so tough that some of the big guns could be left at home when the Boks travel to NZ.

Olivier key to Bulls' success

2011-05-31 22:10

Bulls centre Wynand Olivier's return to top form appears to have been the catalyst for their mid-season Super Rugby resurgence.

Bulls: No panic button - yet

2011-04-12 09:26

Don’t expect the Bulls to be pressing any panic buttons, even though they were unable to score a single point against the Crusaders.

Ludeke praises Boks

2010-10-11 09:19

Blue Bulls coach Frans Ludeke has praised his returning Boks after they beat the Griquas with a polished performance in Kimberley.

Boks: Conditioning over Cup

2010-09-24 01:42

For those who believe that the returning Springboks will hit the Currie Cup like super men in two weeks’ time, think again.

Jean wants No 12 jersey back

2010-07-14 07:40

Jean de Villiers wants to play in his favourite inside centre position again, but for now he is just happy to play for SA again.

Bulls' plan may backfire

2010-05-13 08:02

The Bulls have added a note of intrigue to the final round of the Super 14 by making 14 changes for their match against the Stormers.

Bulls make only one change

2010-03-16 14:49

Bulls coach Frans Ludeke has made only one change to the side the Super 14 match against the Hurricanes at Loftus.

Venter sympathetic to Boks

2009-11-18 16:02

Saracens Director of Rugby Brendan Venter was measured in his assessment of the Springboks’ loss to his charges.

Muir: Valuable lessons learned

2009-11-10 08:25

Maybe it was the familiar faces next to the field, but the Springboks appeared focused when they started training at Saracens.


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.

Bulls go back to square one

2013-07-30 23:13

Another damaging exodus of senior personnel could delay a fresh Bulls charge for Super Rugby honours, says Rob Houwing.

Bulls agree Olivier release

2013-06-02 15:15

The Bulls have agreed to release Wynand Olivier so the midfielder can take up an offer with French club Montpellier.

Bulls trio to face Hurricanes

2013-05-01 13:03

Deon Stegmann, Jürgen Visser and Wynand Olivier have been included in the Bulls' starting line-up after returning to full fitness.

Olivier could miss S15 start

2013-01-10 07:51

Springbok centre Wynand Olivier, currently playing in Japan, could miss the Bulls' first two Super Rugby games.

Wynand Olivier off to Japan

2012-07-10 14:18

Vodacom Bulls stalwart Wynand Olivier will join Japanese club Ricoh Black Rams at the completion of the Super Rugby series.

Olivier tops as Steyn flops

2012-06-25 12:02

Sport24 readers identified Wynand Olivier as the Springboks' best player - and Morné Steyn as the biggest flop - against England in PE.

Olivier keen to prove his worth

2012-06-19 19:28

Springbok centre Wynand Olivier is eager to show in the final Test against England that he is up to the standard of international rugby.

Bok bench a weakness?

2012-06-14 12:07

Sport24 readers have raised question marks over whether the Springbok bench is strong enough to support the starting XV.

Cheetahs to target Olivier

2012-03-02 07:35

The Cheetahs will be targeting Wynand Olivier's defence when they take on the Bulls in a Super Rugby clash in Bloemfontein.

Mixed fortunes for Bulls

2012-02-27 15:09

The Bulls have received both good and bad news following their Super Rugby victory over the Sharks.

Bulls' Olivier suffers setback

2012-01-10 17:47

Bulls vice-captain Wynand Olivier has suffered a slight setback in his comeback from injury when he broke a small bone in his wrist.

Olivier out for two months

2011-11-16 11:11

Bok midfielder Wynand Olivier has undergone an operation and will be sidelined for most of the pre-season training with the Bulls.

Boks to target makeshift No 12

2011-07-21 19:53

Bok centre Wynand Olivier has hinted that they will target Australia's inside centre Pat McCabe - who normally plays fullback.

Douglas gets two week ban

2011-06-04 12:07

Waratahs lock Kane Douglas has been suspended for two weeks after appearing at a SANZAR judicial hearing in Pretoria.

Bulls thump Chiefs at Loftus

2011-04-30 18:48

The Bulls came back from behind to beat the Chiefs in their Super Rugby encounter at Loftus Versfeld in Pretoria.

Du Preez to lead Bulls

2011-02-01 13:53

Vodacom Bulls and Springbok scrumhalf Fourie du Preez, will captain the Bulls rugby side to play a Premier's XV in Nelspruit.

Spies out of Griquas clash

2010-10-04 08:25

Blue Bulls No 8, Pierre Spies, has been ruled out of this wekeend's Blue Bulls Currie Cup rugby match against Griquas in Kimberley.

Bulls get Olivier back

2010-08-24 13:56

Springbok centre Wynand Olivier is back in the Blue Bulls side for the Currie Cup rugby clash against the Pumas in Nelspruit.

Div: SA has tremendous depth

2010-07-08 09:20

Springbok coach, Peter de Villiers, says SA currently has tremendous depth and it was a difficult task to select the side to face NZ.

White Bok wing for SA?

2010-05-03 09:15

Gerhard van den Heever has showed a lot of promise this year and is deserving of a place in the Springbok team, writes Stephen Nell.

Oasis stick with Bulls

2010-02-25 11:46

Oasis Group Holdings have renewed their multi-million rand sponsorship deal with Vodacom Super 14 rugby champions the Bulls.

Jacobs in the spotlight

2009-11-11 13:58

It’s a good thing centre Adi Jacobs is used to pressure as he'll be thoroughly tested when he runs out against France.

Leicester bully woeful Boks

2009-11-06 23:47

Leicester have clinched a famous win over the world champion Boks who suffered a dismal start to their northern hemisphere tour.

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