Boks: Search starts soon for new Flo

2019-11-15 11:45

Which (ideally multipronged) loose forward seems best equipped to succeed Francois Louw as a Springbok impact factor? Rob Houwing explores …

Farewell Flo, fulcrum of 'bomb squad'

2019-11-04 14:49

Rob Houwing pays tribute to 76-cap, now retiring Springbok loose forward Francois Louw, who helped front their famous RWC impact clout off the subs’ bench.

Flo: Fantastic Siya has fully grasped Bok captaincy

2019-10-29 18:03

Siya Kolisi has fully grasped his role as Springbok captain, says team-mate and loose forward companion Francois Louw.

Former Test ref: Garces got crucial Louw penalty WRONG!

2019-10-28 14:25

Former Test referee Rob Debney says a late call went incorrectly against Wales in Sunday's Rugby World Cup semi-final defeat to South Africa.

Boks to focus on own game, not referee Garces

2019-10-23 19:41

Francois Louw says that referee Jerome Garces is not cause for concern heading into Sunday's Rugby World Cup quarter-final against Wales in Yokohama.

Flo praises Faf de Klerk's 'big heart' on defence

2019-10-23 14:00

Springbok loose forward Francois Louw has praised scrumhalf Faf de Klerk ahead of Sunday's World Cup semi-final against Wales.

Boks brace for humidity challenge under closed Kobe roof

2019-10-07 10:50

When the Springboks meet Canada in their final Pool B match at the Rugby World Cup on Tuesday, they will do so under a closed roof at the Kobe Misaki Stadium.

WATCH | Conditioning 101 with Schalk Brits and Francois Louw

2019-09-04 11:15

The Springboks are settling into life in Japan, getting used to the heat and humidity ahead of the 2019 World Cup.

A fading 'Flo'? Whoa, there ...

2019-07-23 18:22

His inspired Jo’burg showing for the Boks on Saturday put Francois Louw strongly back on track for a ticket to the 2019 World Cup, writes Rob Houwing.

Flo Louw pens new deal with Bath

2019-03-12 15:38

Veteran Springbok international Francois Louw has signed a new contract with Bath that will extend his stay at the English Premiership side into a ninth season.


Warrior ‘Flo’ calls time on Springbok career

2019-11-10 13:24

Rassie Erasmus has paid tribute to Springbok flanker, Francois Louw who retired from international rugby after the Rugby World Cup final.

Flo: I couldn't have asked for more special ending

2019-11-04 14:31

Springbok flank Francois Louw knows he couldn't have asked for a bigger ending to his international career.

The Louw down: Boks lean on inside knowledge of England players

2019-10-29 14:48

Springbok scrumhalf Faf de Klerk and flank Francois Louw will come up against players they know all too well in the Rugby World Cup final.

Rassie hails 'massive' Francois Louw moment

2019-10-27 18:39

Springbok coach Rassie Erasmus has hailed the impact of substitute Francois Louw in his side's World Cup semi-final win over Wales.

Louw: Bok RWC success can help people in SA

2019-10-23 17:42

Francois Louw may be based in England these days, but he knows all too well that a successful Springbok side goes a long way towards uniting South Africa.

Ruan Pienaar on Springbok standby

2019-10-11 09:55

Ruan Pienaar has been placed on standby in case one of the three No 9's in the Springbok Rugby World Cup squad is ruled out with injury.

'100 percent' Kolisi raring to go again

2019-10-07 08:52

Siya Kolisi is set to lead out the Springboks for the second time in five days - and he's delighted to have regained full fitness.

This Bok squad has most depth in a decade - Flo Louw

2019-08-30 06:53

This year’s Springbok Rugby World Cup group has the most depth of any group in the last decade, veteran loose forward Francois Louw believes.

SA duo named in Barbarians squad

2019-05-27 14:33

The Barbarians have named a squad packed full of international stars with nine different nations represented when they take on an England XV.

Bok flank’s future uncertain at English club

2018-10-18 06:20

English club Bath are reportedly considering whether they want to retain the services of Springbok flank Francois Louw.

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