Springboks' 'no number' loose forward philosophy

2017-11-20 10:26

Springbok coach Allister Coetzee, following Saturday's 18-17 win against France in Paris, has lauded the work done by his loose trio.

Coetzee looking for massive Bok improvement

2017-11-16 17:37

Under-fire Springbok coach Allister Coetzee is looking for a massive improvement from his team as they face France in Paris.

Vermeulen adds valuable experience - Smith

2017-11-14 18:06

Springbok assistant coach Franco Smith has lauded the immediate impact of Duane Vermeulen, who has joined the squad in Paris.

Duane Vermeulen called into Bok squad

2017-11-13 14:13

Duane Vermeulen has been called up to the Springbok squad in France to replace the injured Coenie Oosthuizen.

Steyn, Vermeulen in 'bigger plan' for Boks

2017-11-10 09:55

Springbok coach Allister Coetzee says that some of his overseas-based players, including Duane Vermeulen and Frans Steyn, are still in his plans.

Mixed news on Bok injury front

2017-10-12 17:58

There was some mixed news on the Springbok injury front with Coenie Oosthuizen and Uzair Cassiem fit to tour Europe, while Warren Whiteley and others are not.

Blow for Boks as Duane goes under the knife

2017-07-19 13:13

Springbok No 8 Duane Vermeulen will miss the Rugby Championship after undergoing surgery.

Loose trio is Coetzee's biggest headache

2017-06-07 12:23

The selection of the loose trio for Saturday's clash against France has become complicated, writes Lloyd Burnard.

Coetzee hints at all-SA based side to face France

2017-06-05 20:06

The Springboks could field an all South African-based side in the first Test against France at Loftus Versfeld on Saturday

CONFIRMED: Vermeulen, De Allende, Mapoe ruled out of first Test

2017-06-05 16:25

Damian de Allende, Duane Vermeulen and Lionel Mapoe have been ruled out of the Springboks' first Test against France in Pretoria.


'Exceptional' Vermeulen return delights Boks

2017-11-17 12:00

South Africa captain Eben Etzebeth lauded the return of powerful back rower Duane Vermeulen for Saturday's international Test against France.

Pollard starts as Jantjies axed for France Test

2017-11-16 16:06

Springbok coach Allister Coetzee has made 10 changes to the match-23 for the Test against France in Paris.

PICTURE: Vermeulen arrives at Bok practice

2017-11-14 13:29

Duane Vermeulen has arrived in Paris and was part of Springbok training on Tuesday ahead of Saturday's France Test.

Side Entry: Vermeulen deserves to be at the back of the queue

2017-11-12 06:04

As someone once said, it’s amazing what a difference a year makes and now it seems as if Toulon eighthman Duane Vermeulen wants to play for the Boks again.

Vermeulen waiting for Springbok call

2017-11-06 12:44

Springbok veteran Duane Vermeulen says he is hoping for a recall from coach Allister Coetzee in the next couple of weeks.

Duane: The Boks’ wasted heavyweight?

2017-07-21 07:38

Rob Houwing says it is becoming increasingly hard to see Duane Vermeulen regularly featuring for SA again … if even at all.

Jean-Luc stays with Boks for France series

2017-06-07 14:59

Loose forward Jean-Luc du Preez will remain with the Springbok squad throughout the three-Test series against France

Bok blow as Vermeulen ruled out of France series

2017-06-06 16:28

The Springboks were dealt a massive blow with the news that loose forward Duane Vermeulen was ruled out of the series against France due to injury.

Vermeulen to miss entire France series?

2017-06-05 17:56

Springbok loose forward Duane Vermeulen appears unlikely to feature in the upcoming three-Test series against France.

Vermeulen's Toulon crash to Top 14 final defeat

2017-06-05 07:01

Clermont have been crowned French Top 14 champions after beating the Duane Vermeulen-led Toulon in the final in Paris.

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