Retiring Test legends | List of those who've hung up their boots

2020-01-14 10:57

The 2019 Rugby World Cup was the last hurrah for a host of international rugby greats. A look at some of the players who have decided to hang up their boots.

WATCH | Eddie Jones spots something he likes on Beast's wrist

2019-11-13 11:27

Having gone from opposing each other in the 2019 Rugby World Cup final, Springbok prop "Beast" Mtawarira now finds himself playing for England coach Eddie Jones!

'Beast' retires: All his incredible career stats

2019-11-07 11:07

Springbok prop Tendai "Beast" Mtawarira shocked the rugby world when he announced his international retirement.

WATCH: Beast apologises for shocking spear tackle

2019-10-21 10:58

Springbok prop Tendai "Beast" Mtawarira has apologised to Japanese opponent Keita Inagaki for his shocking spear tackle in Sunday's Rugby World Cup quarter-final.

Beast's knee injury adds to Rassie's grey hairs

2019-04-30 16:34

The Sharks have been dealt a crucial blow with the news that veteran prop Tendai "Beast" Mtawarira has returned to South Africa with a knee injury.

'Gutted' Beast pays tribute to retiring Lambie

2019-01-19 20:45

Springbok front-row legend Tendai "Beast" Mtawarira has paid an emotional tribute to former team-mate Pat Lambie who has been forced into retirement at 28.

Rassie adds 8 Sharks to Bok training squad

2018-07-25 16:06

Lwazi Mvovo is one of eight players from the Sharks who have been added to the Springbok training squad.

Former Bok skipper welcomes Beast to '100 club'

2018-06-16 19:49

Former Springbok captain John Smit has welcomed Tendai Mtawarira to the exclusive list of South African Test centurions.

Beast speaks: This one is for Africa

2018-06-13 14:40

Tendai Mtawarira has opened up on the prospect of earning his 100th Test cap for the Springboks this weekend.

Beast set for major milestone in Bloem

2018-06-11 13:23

Springbok prop Tendai Mtawarira is set for a major milestone in this weekend's second Test against England in Bloemfontein.


PICTURES | 'Beast' and family watch LeBron's Lakers

2019-12-12 14:00

Springbok legend Tendai "Beast" Mtawarira, along with his family, were in the crowd in Orlando as the mighty Los Angeles Lakers came to town.

'WOW, WOW, WOW', says Beast after Durban bus tour draws adoring fans

2019-11-09 08:32

Retiring Springbok legend "Beast" Mtawarira has taken to Twitter to express his astonishment at the crowds that have assembled for their Champions Tour of the country.

Beast braced for English onslaught in World Cup final

2019-10-29 16:30

South Africa's Tendai 'Beast' Mtawarira believes the Springboks will have to "play out of our skins" if they are to beat England in the Rugby World Cup final.

Beast set for Sharks return as Bosch sidelined

2019-06-12 16:30

There was good and bad news for the Sharks on the injury front as they prepared to face the Stormers in the their final Super Rugby league match of the season.

Sharks rest props Beast, Coenie for Jaguares' visit

2019-04-11 10:50

Jean-Luc du Preez has made a welcome return to rugby after a long-term injury and has been named on the bench for the Sharks’ Super Rugby clash with the Jaguares.

Beast, Franks set for Test milestones

2018-08-21 11:40

Front-rowers "Beast" Mtawarira and Owen Franks will further etch their names if rugby folklore should they be selected for Round 2 action in the Rugby Championship.

150-up for Beast as Sharks look to spoil Crusaders' party

2018-07-19 10:42

The Sharks will look to give veteran prop Tendai "Beast" Mtawarira the perfect celebration when he plays his 150th Super Rugby match against the Crusaders in Christchurch.

Beast hits 100: How other 5 Bok centurions fared in milestone match

2018-06-14 11:47

Beast Mtawarira will earn his 100th Test cap, becoming the sixth South African to do so. A look at how the five previous Springbok centurions fared in their milestone match.

'Humble' Beast's recipe for success

2018-06-13 11:28

Springbok forwards coach Matt Proudfoot says that Tendai Mtawarira is 'humble' and a 'true professional'.

Springboks to make history with all-black front-row

2018-06-06 14:02

The Springboks will make double history on Saturday with the first starting all-black front-row - and first black skipper - against England in their first Test at Ellis Park.

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