Marx shrugs off Bismarck comparisons

2017-12-19 09:11

Springbok star Malcolm Marx believes he has a long way to go before he can be compared to some of the great Test hookers in world rugby.

5 'old school' Boks who could return in 2018

2017-12-15 11:07

As South African rugby plots the way forward in 2018, we take a look at five veteran Springboks who could make a return.

Bok coach explains Bismarck omission

2017-05-24 08:50

Springbok coach Allister Coetzee believes preference should be given to local players when selecting the national team.

Grieving Du Plessis brothers to miss Montpellier match

2017-02-14 21:44

Jannie and Bismarck du Plessis will miss Montpellier's clash with Toulouse after returning home following their father's death.

Boks will need ‘toughies’ in June

2017-02-13 17:27

Increasingly assertive users of the rolling maul, France seem primed to ask big physical questions of the Boks in mid-year, writes Rob Houwing.

Bismarck sunk for three months

2016-09-12 21:05

Montpellier's South African hooker Bismarck Du Plessis has been ruled out for up to three months after tearing a muscle in his chest.

5 players Coetzee could call on

2016-06-27 17:45

Herman Mostert highlights FIVE players Springbok coach Allister Coetzee should call on for the Rugby Championship.

Bismarck to honour team-mate with medal

2016-05-16 20:47

Bismarck Du Plessis will give his European Challenge Cup medal to team-mate Wiaan Liebenberg who missed the final due to injury.

Bismarck: What dreams are made of

2015-10-22 18:35

Springbok hooker Bismarck du Plessis still rates Tests against the All Blacks as a dream come true.

Boks bank on fit Bismarck, Lood

2015-10-21 09:00

The Springboks are confident that Bismarck du Plessis and Lood de Jager will be fit to face the All Blacks.


WATCH: Bismarck du Plessis in massive brawl

2017-12-17 12:49

Springbok hooker Bismarck du Plessis was at the centre of a massive brawl while on duty for Montpellier against Glasgow this weekend.

Boks boast Bismarck 2.0 in Marx

2017-06-13 09:51

It is early days yet, but the Springboks look to have a serious talent on their hands in Malcolm Marx, writes Lloyd Burnard.

Boks to call on Steyn, Du Plessis

2017-04-24 09:01

Utility back Frans Steyn and hooker Bismarck du Plessis are reportedly in Springbok coach Allister Coetzee’s plans for the France series.

Bok brothers’ father passes away

2017-02-14 08:30

The father of Springbok brothers, Bismarck and Jannie du Plessis, has passed away.

Now Boks vulnerable for Euro tour

2016-09-13 12:52

The lengthy unavailability of Bismarck du Plessis leaves the Boks even more lacking in street-wise options at hooker, writes Rob Houwing.

Why Boks DO need some outsiders

2016-06-28 08:22

Rob Houwing thinks it would be naïve of the Boks not to consider adding certain, potentially strengthening names for the Championship.

Bismarck's Bok future in doubt?

2016-05-31 07:00

The possibility of Adriaan Strauss's captaincy being long-term could have a major impact on Bismarck du Plessis's future.

SA duo lift Montpellier past Newport

2016-04-24 07:17

SA duo Demetri Catrakilis and Bismarck du Plessis inspired Montpellier to victory over Newport to set up a Challenge Cup final with Harlequins.

Flo's words for injured Bismarck

2015-10-21 14:16

Bismarck du Plessis has been cleared to take on the All Blacks this weekend despite injuring his hand against Wales.

Bismarck key part of Bok spine

2015-10-20 12:25

Adriaan Strauss has been vibrant but the Boks still need Bismarck du Plessis fit for their RWC semi, argues Rob Houwing.

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