Coronavirus | Doc Jannie ready to help if duty calls

2020-04-01 19:02

Springbok and Lions prop Jannie du Plessis says he will put on his scrubs if his services as a medical doctor are required during the coronavirus pandemic.

Lions add to prop stocks by signing Du Plessis, Sadie

2019-11-25 17:19

The Lions have confirmed that former Springbok prop Jannie du Plessis has joined the franchise for the upcoming Super Rugby season.

Ex-Bok Du Plessis in surprise talks with Lions

2019-11-18 06:57

Veteran prop Jannie du Plessis is in talks with the Lions ahead of the 2020 Super Rugby season.

Bok prop extends French stay

2018-06-20 09:15

Springbok prop Jannie du Plessis has extended his contract with Montpellier by a season, the French club announced.

Du Plessis out for month with hamstring trouble

2017-03-07 20:55

South African prop Jannie Du Plessis is set for a month on the sidelines with a hamstring injury.

Bok brothers’ father passes away

2017-02-14 08:30

The father of Springbok brothers, Bismarck and Jannie du Plessis, has passed away.

Du Plessis looks for the fast lane

2015-10-20 07:04

Jannie du Plessis reckons South Africa must aim for the final straight when they race arch-rivals New Zealand in the RWC semi-finals.

Mallett: Jannie lucky to get starting nod

2015-10-02 09:36

Former Springbok coach Nick Mallett feels Frans Malherbe is unlucky not to start for South Africa against Scotland.

Sport24 'experts' pick Bok team to face Scotland

2015-09-30 10:08

The rugby gurus at Sport24 have named their teams to face Scotland. Who do you agree with?

Du Toit: Jannie my inspiration

2015-09-02 15:00

Thomas du Toit has revealed his ambitions to fill the void left by Springbok tighthead Jannie du Plessis at the Sharks.


Doc Jannie on coronavirus: 'Normal will never be quite like we knew it'

2020-03-31 08:30

The Lions' Springbok prop Jannie du Plessis, who is also a qualified medical doctor, has shared his views on the coronavirus pandemic.

Montpellier say au revoir to Bok prop, paves way for Lions move

2019-11-21 08:26

French club Montpellier have confirmed the departure of Springbok prop Jannie du Plessis.

Ex-Bok to stay on as medical joker at Montpellier

2019-07-29 12:48

French club Montpellier have signed a deal with former Springbok prop Jannie du Plessis as a medical joker during the 2019 Rugby World Cup.

Knee injury stalls Du Plessis' season start

2017-10-04 14:00

Jannie du Plessis faces six weeks on the sidelines while All Black flyhalf Aaron Cruden will also miss Montpellier's trip to Stade Francais.

Grieving Du Plessis brothers to miss Montpellier match

2017-02-14 21:44

Jannie and Bismarck du Plessis will miss Montpellier's clash with Toulouse after returning home following their father's death.

Urgent: Boks seek new strongman

2016-10-17 13:24

An unlikely return to the Bok fold for Jannie du Plessis should not be ruled out after Julian Redelinghuys’s misfortune, writes Rob Houwing.

Boks seek consistency in Malherbe

2015-10-14 12:31

Frans Malherbe has forced his way into Saturday's starting lineup for the Springboks' World Cup quarter-final against Wales.

VIDEO: Bismarck could inspire brother into a better performance

2015-10-01 13:45

We touch base with Sport24 chief rugby writer Rob Houwing in Newcastle following the latest Bok team announcement. Watch.

Boks ready for action packed game

2015-09-19 12:17

Springbok assistant coach Johann van Graan believes South Africa will be able to handle a high tempo match.

Good news on Bok injury front

2015-09-01 18:38

The Springboks have finally received some good news on the injury front with most players taking to the field on Tuesday.

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