WP coaches spoilt for choice on selection front

2018-10-16 10:29

Ahead of their Currie Cup semi-final against the Blue Bulls, Western Province are spoilt for choice on the selection front.

Dobson: WP won't underestimate the Bulls in semis

2018-10-14 11:09

Western Province coach John Dobson says his charges will not underestimate the Blue Bulls when the teams meet in the semi-finals of the Currie Cup.

WP back Willemse at 10, 50-up for Louw

2018-10-11 14:08

Western Province coach John Dobson has named his team for their Currie Cup clash against the Blue Bulls in Pretoria.

Dobson not happy with WP's discipline

2018-09-25 10:58

Western Province coach John Dobson was not happy with his side's second-half showing against Griquas.

WP coach expects to see Lions again

2018-09-17 20:50

The win in Johannesburg was a significant step for WP in their quest to retain the Currie Cup, but coach John Dobson doesn’t believe his men have seen the last of the Lions.

Currie Cup desperate for Ellis Park cracker

2018-09-14 12:33

Western Provine and the Golden Lions meet in a Currie Cup clash on Saturday that has the potential to be explosive.

Dobson 'reasonably happy' with Pumas thrashing

2018-09-03 09:57

Western Province coach John Dobson was reasonably satisfied with his team’s win over the Pumas in Nelspruit.

Currie Cup: Flimsy squads a bad sign

2018-08-16 14:43

While joining the many who keenly wish it to succeed, Rob Houwing fears the 2018 Currie Cup could be bedevilled by a shortage of genuine player quality.

France trip a 'panacea' for WP's off-field woes

2018-08-07 14:46

Professional players do enough overseas travel, but the forthcoming trip to France couldn’t have come soon enough for WP coach John Dobson and his squad.

Swiel sings the praises of Dobson, Snyman

2018-06-08 14:35

Former WP and Sharks flyhalf Tim Swiel says the WP coaching duo of John Dobson and Dawie Snyman are the best coaches he’s worked under.


Big psychological blow, but pressure is on WP

2018-10-15 21:07

Western Province are pleased with their win over the Blue Bulls in Pretoria, but know the semi-final this weekend is the real deal.

Dobson: Willemse one of SA's best flyhalves

2018-10-11 17:28

Western Province coach John Dobson believes that Damian Willemse is one of the best flyhalves in South Africa.

WP make 8 changes for Sharks duel

2018-09-27 14:07

There are eight changes to the Western Province starting line-up for their Currie Cup clash against Sharks at Newlands.

How will WP coach utilise his returning Boks?

2018-09-18 11:05

WP coach John Dobson could be facing the selection dilemma faced by having several Springboks back in the mix for the game against Griquas at Newlands.

Dobson: New Currie Cup format remains 'frustrating'

2018-09-17 09:22

Western Province coach John Dobson has opened up on the frustrations that come with the new, shortened Currie Cup format.

Dobson, Fleck on same page but with different pressures

2018-09-13 18:04

Western Province coach John Dobson and Stormers coach Robbie Fleck have their own pressures, but they are working together to get the most out of the union.

Samuels, Du Toit to miss WP’s Currie Cup campaign

2018-08-22 16:50

Western Province will be without hooker Ramone Samuels and utility forward Johan du Toit for the duration of the Currie Cup.

4 candidates in line to replace Mitchell - report

2018-08-13 13:22

The Bulls have reportedly already started their search for a new head coach to replace John Mitchell.

Dobson names 27-man WP squad for French tour

2018-08-05 18:26

A 27-man Western Province squad will leave Cape Town for a two-match pre-season trip to France ahead of their Currie Cup defence.

Dobson stays at WP

2018-05-25 09:29

WP coach John Dobson is not headed for Ireland after Connacht confirmed Australian Andy Friend as their new head coach.

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