Kings on the cusp of challenging the best in PRO14

2020-01-30 17:34

Southern Kings assistant coach Braam van Straaten is convinced they are on the cusp of becoming a force to be reckoned with in PRO14 Rugby.

Van Straaten confident Kings are ready to take next step

2019-12-23 12:53

The Southern Kings could be set to surprise people when they return to PRO14 action from a mid-season recess early in the new year.

Kings rope in services of Braam van Straaten

2019-07-11 09:11

The Southern Kings have confirmed that former Springbok Braam van Straaten has joined the franchise as defence and kicking coach.

Sharks set to move Bosch back to fullback

2018-10-17 10:55

Curwin Bosch is set to be returned to fullback for the Sharks’ Currie Cup semi-final meeting with the Golden Lions.

Why Sharks have to nail Sunwolves

2018-03-06 16:26

The Sunwolves won’t rank as the Sharks’ toughest opponents but there is a good reason why the clash with them is of crucial importance.

Former rugby greats focus on school development

2017-11-09 11:00

Former Springbok and provincial players have returned their attention to the rugby field to offer up the knowledge to school players and coaches.

Ex-Boks concerned about schools coaching

2016-06-21 15:00

Former Springboks, provincial coaches and rugby academies are calling for more focus on coaching structures in schools rugby.

Braam van Straaten chats to Sport24

2014-09-05 11:43

Ex-Springbok flyhalf BRAAM VAN STRAATEN discusses the science of kicking and offers a score prediction ahead of the Perth Test.

Ebersohn the 'in-form 10'

2014-04-15 07:42

On current form, Sias Ebersohn is currently the best SA flyhalf in the S15 competition, says former Bok pivot Braam van Straaten.


Passion and improvement evident at Kings - Van Straaten

2020-01-29 14:36

Southern Kings assistant coach Braam van Straaten is impressed by the improvements the team has made.

Kings need to learn to close out games - Van Straaten

2019-10-01 20:38

Southern Kings defence coach Braam van Straaten believes his side have the ability to make a big impact in the PRO14 but must learn to close out games first.

Braam confident Sharks can correct wrongs from loss to Stormers

2019-03-05 15:55

Ahead of a trip to Pretoria, Sharks assistant coach Braam van Straaten is confident they can resurrect the wrongs of the Stormers loss.

Bok boosted Lions calls for Sharks discipline

2018-10-16 20:49

The prospect of facing a Golden Lions team which could include four Springboks means the Sharks need to be on the money in Saturday’s big Currie Cup semi-final.

Muir, Van Straaten’s presence vital for Sharks

2018-01-19 07:05

Sharks coach Robert du Preez has welcomed the addition of Dick Muir and Braam van Straaten as members of their coaching staff.

Sharks call on Braam for help

2016-11-02 08:32

The Sharks have announced that former Springbok flyhalf Braam van Straaten will be their kicking consultant for the 2017 Super Rugby season.

Ex-Bok questions Boshoff's exclusion

2016-02-24 07:18

Former Springbok flyhalf Braam van Straaten has questioned the exclusion of Marnitz Boshoff from the Lions touring squad.

Grant gets goal-kicking tips

2014-04-16 09:05

Former Springbok flyhalf Braam van Straaten has given struggling Stormers goal-kicker Peter Grant a few kicking tips.

Braam: Keep Lambie at 10!

2012-11-15 22:16

Former Springbok flyhalf Braam van Straaten says Patrick Lambie should stay at flyhalf for the last two games of the Bok tour.

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