Rassie: It was Siya's error, not Bongi's

2018-09-11 08:27

Springbok coach Rassie Erasmus says captain Siya Kolisi, and not hooker Bongi Mbonambi, was to blame for the botched lineout against Australia.

Rassie explains why he subbed Bongi

2018-09-09 21:48

Springbok coach Rassie Erasmus has explained his decision to substitute hooker Bongi Mbonambi early in their loss to the Wallabies.

Boks: Jantjies to get another shot in No 10 jersey?

2018-09-04 11:18

Springbok coach Rassie Erasmus could make several changes to his starting XV for the Rugby Championship clash against the Wallabies.

Mbonambi the biggest winner after England series

2018-06-29 07:26

Springbok hooker Bongi Mbonambi grabbed his opportunity with both hands during the England series, says Mark Keohane.

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.

Bok Mbonambi back from injury, named in WP side

2018-05-18 12:49

Stormers and Springbok hooker Bongi Mbonambi has made a full recovery from an abdominal injury and will play for Western Province this weekend.

Burst appendix rules Mbonambi out of Stormers tour

2018-02-18 16:59

Stormers coach, Robbie Fleck, has named a 27-man squad for their upcoming three-match tour of Australasia.

Mbonambi set for first Bok start

2017-11-23 16:05

Bongi Mbonambi will make his first start for the Springboks as Allister Coetzee named his team for the Test against Italy in Padova.

Key players commit to WP Rugby

2017-01-19 17:29

WP Rugby Group CEO, Paul Zacks, has confirmed that Springbok hooker Bongi Mbonambi has committed his future to the team.

WP change six for Loftus semi-final

2016-10-13 13:16

There are six changes to the WP starting line-up for their Currie Cup semi-final against the Blue Bulls at Loftus Versfeld.


Bongi: Bok coach flirted with firestorm

2018-09-11 06:33

Five lousy minutes … that’s all Rassie Erasmus needed to have hung in for, to skirt the risk of a rumpus over his subbing of Bongi Mbonambi, says Rob Houwing.

Erasmus bemoans individual errors in Brisbane

2018-09-08 20:00

Springbok coach Rassie Erasmus has bemoaned the many individual mistakes made by the team in their defeat to the Wallabies in Brisbane.

Bok hooker depth pleasing for Proudfoot

2018-08-14 17:30

One of the major boosts for the Springboks ahead of their Rugby Championship campaign is the return of hooker Malcolm Marx.

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.

Mbonambi backed for Boks despite lack of game time

2018-06-05 11:23

Bongi Mbonambi appears set to play for the Springboks against England on Saturday despite a serious lack of game time in 2018.

Mixed injury news for struggling Stormers

2018-03-06 12:12

The Stormers have received both good and bad news on the injury front.

Coetzee: Mbonambi deserves his chance

2017-11-24 08:47

Springbok coach Allister Coetzee says that hooker Bongi Mbonambi fully deserves his start against Italy on Saturday.

Why danger lurks in Bok front row

2017-09-27 13:29

SA’s front-row subs run a rising risk from too-modest game time, which could come back to bite the national side at some point, fears Rob Houwing.

Tug of war for Bok No 2 jersey

2016-10-26 12:25

With Springbok captain Adriaan Strauss set to retire from Test rugby, Malcolm Marx is keen to establish himself as first-choice hooker.

Bongi key to WP success

2016-10-12 20:22

Western Province hooker Bongi Mbonambi will play a crucial role in the Currie Cup semi-final against the Blue Bulls on Saturday.

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