Racial edicts in the form of the current empowerment regime have been presented as a non-negotiable by President Ramaphosa, writes Terence Corrigan.
“It had always been our first choice to celebrate our special day with our family and friends in South Africa,” former Springbok and Stormers player Juan de Jongh tells us on the phone from England.
Wasps have revealed that South Africa centre Juan de Jongh has penned a new contract to remain at the Coventry-based outfit.
Dai Young, the director of rugby at English club Wasps, has called on Springbok coach Rassie Erasmus to pick Willie le Roux and Juan de Jongh.
Stormers coach Robbie Fleck has named his team for their Super Rugby clash against the Bulls in Pretoria.
With Super Rugby play-offs looming, the Stormers have been boosted by the return of Juan de Jongh and Sikhumbuzo Notshe from injury.
Midfielder Juan de Jongh says it was an honour to be on the books of Western Province and the Stormers for a decade.
Springbok and Stormers centre Juan de Jongh looks set to join the player exodus with a reported move to Wasps.
The experienced duo of Juan de Jongh and Rynhardt Elstadt will both make their return from injury for Western Province against SWD.
Crocked Stormers duo Leolin Zas and Juan de Jongh have posed for a picture - from hospital.
The Stormers are back from what proved to be a rather eventful pre-season trip to Zimbabwe.
Former Stormers and Springbok centre Juan de Jongh has shared the first photos of his baby girl born last week.
Juan de Jongh says his loyalties still lie with WP, but warned that they can expect a tough Currie Cup final with the Sharks.
The Stormers have said goodbye to three players set to seek greener pastures abroad.
Robbie Fleck will be pleased to have Juan de Jongh back in his selection mix for the Stormers big Super Rugby dress rehearsal at Loftus.
Juan de Jongh has been named as captain of the South African 'A' side that will do battle against the French Barbarians.
Wasps have confirmed the signing of Springbok centre Juan de Jongh, who will join at the end of the Super Rugby season.
The Blitzboks were greeted by a small but passionate crowd upon their return as World Rugby Sevens Series champions.
It's good and bad news on the injury front for the Stormers as four players return to action while others, including Eben Etzebeth return home.
The Stormers suffered two significant injury setbacks in their 57-40 pre-season win over the Lions at Newlands.
Juan de Jongh has paid tribute to former Bok centre Jaque Fourie, who this week announced his retirement from rugby.
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