Boks v Japan: Why Marx will wish to avoid a 'Bissie'

2019-09-05 10:57

While he faces obstacles within his own camp, Malcolm Marx has the chance at RWC 2019 to confirm he’s one of the best hookers anywhere, writes Rob Houwing.

Smit calls on Boks to pick Bismarck, Steyn

2019-02-21 21:22

Former Springbok captain John Smit believes veterans Bismarck du Plessis and Frans Steyn could add value to the team in 2019.

Bismarck du Plessis out for up to 2 months after neck surgery

2018-10-31 07:00

South African hooker Bismarck du Plessis has joined Montpellier's growing list of casualties after undergoing surgery on a neck injury.

Rassie assures Bok fans: Bismarck, Steyn ARE injured!

2018-06-08 08:25

Bok coach Rassie Erasmus insists there is nothing untoward about the withdrawal of midfielder Frans Steyn and hooker Bismarck du Plessis.

Rassie: No mental scars from Wales defeat

2018-06-07 09:49

Springbok coach Rassie Erasmus is not worried that his team will lack preparation the series-opener against England in Johannesburg.

Double Bok blow as Steyn, Bismarck out of England series

2018-06-06 19:28

Hooker Bismarck du Plessis and centre Frans Steyn have been withdrawn from the Springbok squad because of injury.

Steyn, Bismarck out of first England Test

2018-06-04 22:00

Bismarck du Plessis and Francois Steyn will not play in the first Test against England as they have not arrived in South Africa in time.

Erasmus reveals possible overseas Boks

2018-04-25 17:52

Springbok coach Rassie Erasmus has confirmed that he has spoken to a number of overseas-based South African players.

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.


Boks v Japan: Why Marx will wish to avoid a 'Bissie'

2019-09-05 10:53

While he faces obstacles within his own camp, Malcolm Marx has the chance at RWC 2019 to confirm he’s one of the best hookers anywhere, writes Rob Houwing.

WATCH: Bismarck shoves physio in ugly scenes

2019-01-19 16:32

Montpellier's Springbok hooker Bismarck du Plessis reacted angrily to a physio touching the ball as he prepared to pick it up and throw in at a lineout.

Star-studded Montpellier too strong for WP

2018-08-17 07:00

Western Province have lost to a star-studded Montpellier line-up in the final game of their French tour.

Rassie ponders replacements for Bismarck, Steyn

2018-06-07 11:53

Springbok coach Rassie Erasmus says a decision will be taken next week over possible replacements for the injured Frans Steyn and Bismarck du Plessis.

Mystery surrounds Bismarck, Steyn injuries

2018-06-06 19:48

Mystery surrounds the shock 11th-hour injury withdrawal of France-based duo Bismarck du Plessis and Frans Steyn from the Springbok squad.

Minus Bissie, Bok tight 5 looks suspect

2018-06-05 12:26

The Boks make a risky sacrifice in engine-room mongrel by overlooking Bismarck du Plessis for the first Test against England, reckons Rob Houwing.

Bismarck cleared to play in Top 14 final

2018-05-28 20:00

Montpellier's SA hooker Bismarck du Plessis is set to play in the Top 14 final after escaping a sanction from league officials following a citation.

Bismarck fights team-mate in WARM-UP!

2018-03-10 22:59

In an extraordinary moment, Montpellier forwards Bismarck du Plessis and Mohamed Haouas came to blows in the warm-up to their match against Racing 92.

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.

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