Former Boks agree: Pollard key to World Cup success

2019-09-06 10:26

If the Springboks are to have any chance of winning the 2019 Rugby World Cup, flyhalf Handre Pollard will need to be at his best.

Boks: Pollard MUST only resurface in Japan

2019-08-12 14:01

Handre Pollard, increasingly indispensable at flyhalf, has to be shielded from battle now until the Springboks head off to Asia, says Rob Houwing.

NZ v Boks: 4 tasty Cake Tin matchups

2019-07-25 13:30

Rob Houwing identifies a quartet of personal tussles to watch with special zeal in Saturday’s big clash between the All Blacks and Springboks.

Pollard tops final 2019 Super Rugby points charts

2019-07-06 17:32

Final 2019 Super Rugby points and try scorers after the Crusaders defeated the Jaguares on Saturday in the final in Christchurch.

Kriel returns as Bulls name team to face Hurricanes

2019-06-20 10:14

Centre Jesse Kriel will make a welcome return to the Bulls starting team to face the Hurricanes in their Super Rugby quarter-final.

Returning players bring fresh legs, energy to the Bulls

2019-06-12 21:22

The Bulls welcome back a number of key players for their final Super Rugby league clash against the Lions at Loftus Versfeld on Saturday.

Pollard's hasty recall: Bulls CAN'T be blamed

2019-06-04 12:06

Rob Houwing defends the Bulls’ decision to return Handre Pollard to NZ for their last tour tussle against the Highlanders, which looks a ‘must win’ for them.

Bulls send Pollard back to New Zealand

2019-06-03 20:28

The Bulls are placing their diminishing playoff hopes on Handre Pollard’s shoulders, with the flyhalf heading back to NZ for their final game against the Highlanders.

Libbok at No 10 as Bulls rest Pollard

2019-05-22 10:58

Bulls coach Pote Human has named his team for their Super Rugby clash against the Brumbies in Canberra.

Bulls CEO: We can't fault Pollard's decision to leave

2019-05-14 16:22

The Bulls have thanked flyhalf Handre Pollard for his service over the last six years with it confirmed on Tuesday that he will be relocating to France.


Boks need to keep Pollard on the park

2019-09-03 17:44

The present, flyhalf-light structure of the Springbok bench increases the importance of Handre Pollard staying fit and firing in Japan. Rob Houwing explains …

RWC: Boks' BIG advantage for NZ clash

2019-07-30 12:13

The Springboks' traditional place-kicking reliability could just be a tie-breaker in the looming World Cup game against the All Blacks, writes Rob Houwing.

WATCH: Springboks urge SA fans to be #StrongerTogether

2019-07-11 14:13

Several of the Springbok players made a passionate appeal to South Africans to throw their weight behind the men ahead of the all-important season.

Pollard believes Bulls have 'nothing to fear'

2019-06-21 21:08

Handre Pollard believes the Bulls have "nothing to fear" ahead of their Super Rugby playoff game against the Hurricanes at Westpac Stadium.

There's something about these Bulls…

2019-06-19 11:52

The Bulls discovering in late tournament something compatriots found elusive - a bit of consistency - gives them a chance in Wellington, says Rob Houwing.

Pollard back to lead Bulls against Highlanders

2019-06-05 10:01

Bulls coach Pote Human named Handre Pollard at flyhalf for their Super Rugby clash against the Highlanders.

3 Bulls stars on the injured list

2019-06-04 08:46

The Bulls have reported three new injuries ahead of their Super Rugby encounter against the Highlanders in Dunedin.

Bulls bank on getting star Bok duo back soon

2019-05-28 06:58

The Bulls are confident that captain Handre Pollard and No 8 Duane Vermeulen will be back in action soon.

Sharks hooker backs Pollard's French sojourn

2019-05-16 16:24

After spending several years in France, Sharks hooker Craig Burden says Handre Pollard's decision to join Montpellier is an experience he will never regret.

Au revoir ... Bulls confirm Pollard's departure

2019-05-14 11:20

The Bulls have confirmed that flyhalf Handre Pollard will leave the union at the end of the 2019 season.

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