Plumtree named Japan defence coach

2017-10-02 12:14

Hurricanes assistant coach John Plumtree has been appointed as Japan's defence coach for their upcoming end-of-year internationals.

Plumtree pinpoints flyhalf battle

2017-07-27 14:21

Hurricanes assistant coach John Plumtree has pinpointed the flyhalf battle as the decisive one ahead of their Super Rugby semi-final.

Lack of NZ games won’t affect Lions - Plumtree

2017-07-26 11:16

Hurricanes assistant coach John Plumtree doesn't think the Lions will suffer too much from not having faced a New Zealand team.

Sharks youngsters impress Plumtree

2016-05-04 11:27

Hurricanes assistant coach John Plumtree is impressed by the current crop of young players among the Sharks’ ranks.

Plumtree extends Hurricanes stay

2016-04-20 14:00

Hurricanes assistant coach John Plumtree has agreed to extend his stay with the Wellington-based franchise.

SARU in no hurry to name Bok coach

2016-01-11 07:00

The South African Rugby Union will not make a hasty decision regarding the appointment of the new Springbok coach.

5 potential new Stormers coaches

2015-11-20 11:00

Sport24’s Herman Mostert looks at potential candidates to take over the head coaching role at the Stormers.

Plumtree linked to Stormers job

2015-06-10 09:10

Former Sharks coach John Plumtree is being linked with a move to coach the Stormers in next year's Super Rugby competition.

Plumtree assists at Hurricanes

2014-10-29 10:08

Former Sharks coach John Plumtree will be assistant coach of the Hurricanes during next year's Super Rugby competition.

Plumtree gets Irish job

2013-07-31 14:21

Former Sharks coach John Plumtree has been appointed as the new forwards coach of Ireland's national team.


Plumtree not sure Bok defence will hold up

2017-09-14 13:42

John Plumtree believes the Springbok defensive system won't cope with the load the All Blacks unleash in Saturday's Rugby Championship Test.

Coles, Aso likely to start against Lions

2017-07-26 12:30

The Hurricanes are set to include hooker Dane Coles and centre Vince Aso in their starting XV for their semi-final against the Lions.

Plumtree hails New Zealand 'gravy train'

2016-07-12 22:29

Hurricanes assistant coach John Plumtree believes the structure New Zealand has in place is why their teams are dominating Super Rugby.

Plumtree back at Shark Tank

2016-05-03 19:55

Former Sharks coach John Plumtree is set for a return to King's Park this weekend with his Hurricanes team.

Hurricanes expect Plumtree to stay

2016-04-18 13:01

Hurricanes coach Chris Boyd believes his assistant John Plumtree won't be leaving Wellington to take over at the Highlanders.

No new Springbok coach until New Year

2015-12-14 10:06

Heyneke Meyer’s successor as Springbok coach will only be named early next year.

Plumtree confirms Stormers approach

2015-06-12 08:31

John Plumtree has confirmed that the Stormers approached him with the possibility of succeeding Allister Coetzee as head coach.

Plumtree wary of Stormers

2015-03-31 14:34

Hurricanes forwards coach John Plumtree has hinted that they will bring back their big guns for their clash against the Stormers.

Plumtree back in Super Rugby

2014-06-02 08:55

Former Sharks coach John Plumtree is to quit his job as forwards coach of Ireland and join Super Rugby outfit, the Hurricanes.

TV role for 'hurt' Plumtree

2013-07-01 07:47

Axed Sharks coach John Plumtree says he felt "hurt" by the manner in which he was let go by the Durban-based union.

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