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.

Can Flo keep lid on ‘compatriot’ CJ?

2017-11-10 12:34

Many scraps hold appeal, but Rob Houwing narrows down to four a list of one-on-ones that could shift the tide in the Test between Ireland and SA.

Bok flank cited for alleged eye gouging

2017-10-17 13:46

Springbok flank Francois Louw could be slapped with a lengthy ban if found guilty of foul play.

Bok loosies: Final surrender of our ‘crown’?

2017-10-06 14:03

Rob Houwing laments Allister Coetzee’s decision to field as many as two all-too-obvious ‘experimentals’ in the Bok loose trio to face NZ...

WATCH: Springboks vs Wallabies preview, Bloemfontein

The Springboks will be looking to restore some national pride after their last Rugby Championship outing, a 57-0 thrashing by the All Blacks, when they take on the Wallabies for the return clash at the Free State Stadium on Saturday. Watch.

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Flo opens up on 'club v country' struggles

2017-09-28 07:00

Francois Louw has confirmed reports that he is torn between playing for his club, Bath, and the Springboks.

Boks send SOS to Louw, pick uncapped Sharks duo

2017-09-20 14:23

Francois Louw, S’busiso Nkosi and Louis Schreuder have been included in the Springbok squad for the final two matches of the Rugby Championship.

Bok flank Louw cops two-week ban

2017-02-23 07:25

Bath and Springbok flank Francois Louw has been slapped with a two-week ban for committing a dangerous tackle.

Boks plotting a way past All Blacks

2016-10-04 12:36

It will take a monumental effort from the Springboks if they are to beat the All Blacks in Durban on Saturday.

Flo now a Bok ‘must’ for Europe

2016-10-03 12:25

Especially with his rich Euro knowledge, Francois Louw looks an assured first-choice fetcher now for the Bok end-of-year tour, writes Rob Houwing.


Coetzee finds 'balance' in loose trio

2017-11-10 14:00

Springbok coach Allister Coetzee believes that he has the right balance in his loose forward trio for Saturday's clash against Ireland in Dublin.

Louw banned, but freed for Bok Tests

2017-10-19 06:57

Bath flank Francois Louw has copped a three week ban for foul play but it will not prevent him from playing for the Springboks on their year-end tour.

All Blacks mindful of Louw, Kolisi

2017-10-06 14:03

The All Blacks are mindful of the threat posed by Springbok loose forwards Siya Kolisi and Francois Louw.

Wallabies brace for Louw impact

2017-09-30 13:36

The Wallabies are expecting a big battle with Springbok flank Francois Louw, who makes his return on Saturday.

Flo 'not sure' about Jaco Kriel comparison

2017-09-29 09:50

Springbok flank Francois Louw is not sure about the comparisons between himself and the injured Jaco Kriel.

Louw joins Boks in Bloemfontein

2017-09-25 19:58

Experienced flank Francois Louw joined up with the Springbok squad in Bloemfontein ahead of their clash with the Wallabies.

Louw confirms he’s on standby for Bok duty

2017-09-19 09:58

Francois Louw could be called into the Springbok squad ahead of their two home Rugby Championship Tests against Australia and New Zealand.

Bok blow as ‘Flo’ misses tour

2016-10-18 13:15

Springbok end-of-year tour hopes have suffered a setback with the confirmed loss to injury of established fetcher Francois Louw, writes Rob Houwing.

Flo: All Blacks are quality, but beatable

2016-10-03 17:55

Springbok flank Francois Louw insists that the All Blacks can be beaten in Saturday's Rugby Championship clash in Durban.

Coetzee happy with Bok loosies

2016-09-30 10:00

As they prepare to face the Wallabies, Springbok coach Allister Coetzee says he is happy with his loose forward combination.

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