CONGRATULATIONS | Lood de Jager prepares for fatherhood

2020-04-08 10:45

Springbok lock Lood de Jager is preparing for a challenge of an entirely different sort in the coming months - fatherhood.

WATCH | Squeamish footage of Lood's injury released

2019-12-10 14:04

Springbok lock Lood de Jager has provided an update on his injured left shoulder which has delayed his debut for English club Sale Sharks.

Injured Lood's Sale debut delayed

2019-11-06 12:53

Springbok lock Lood de Jager won't be heading to English club Sale Sharks until next year after picking up a serious shoulder injury.

De Jager offers brains and brawn to Boks

2019-10-23 09:16

South Africa are known for their power in the scrum, but they have also proved to be masters of the lineout in Japan.

Beast, Bongi and Lood rewarded with Bok starts

2019-10-01 06:33

Front-rowers Tendai Mtawarira and Bongi Mbonambi, as well as lock Lood de Jager, have been promoted to the Springbok starting XV to face Italy.

Loftus Boks: Jesse, others target 'first XV'

2019-08-16 11:38

Certain of Saturday’s starting, ‘next tier down’ Springboks have chances to push harder for first-choice status at the World Cup, says Rob Houwing.

Boks: Lock arsenal coming together smartly

2019-07-13 21:02

Lood de Jager's encouraging return to action at Newlands means the Springboks probably have their “big four” frontline locks primed for Test duty, writes Rob Houwing.

Bulls could unleash fit-again Lood against WP

2019-07-09 08:53

Springbok lock Lood de Jager looks set to return to action after a long injury layoff.

Lood on move to England: It's tough in SA

2019-04-29 14:26

Uncertainty regarding the future at the Bulls prompted Springbok lock Lood de Jager to leave the Pretoria franchise.

Player welfare a priority for Boks in World Cup year

2019-03-07 10:32

Springbok coach Rassie Erasmus says he is in constant communication with the country's Super Rugby coaches over how best to manage his players.


WATCH | Lood joins strong SA contingent at Sale

2020-01-22 08:29

Springbok lock Lood de Jager has joined his new team-mates at Sale Sharks in the English Premiership.

Lood set to go under the knife, out for up to 6 months

2019-11-07 19:00

Springbok lock Lood de Jager will undergo an operation on his right shoulder which was dislocated during the Rugby World Cup final against England.

The ONE Bok comfort over 'Etzebeth-gate'

2019-10-30 10:43

Whatever the effect on morale of Eben Etzebeth potentially vacating RWC, from a purely staffing perspective the Boks are dreamily covered at lock, says Rob Houwing.

Lood: Boks more prepared for 'Tier 1' Japan than in 2015

2019-10-18 10:15

Lood de Jager believes that the Springboks are far more prepared for Japan this weekend than they were in 2015.

No need to panic, insists Lood ahead of Namibia clash

2019-09-24 11:39

Springbok lock Lood de Jager insisted that South Africa won't get ahead of themselves in this year's Rugby World Cup.

Boks dismiss notion of 'timid' Pumas

2019-08-14 12:54

The Springboks are bracing fro a fired-up Argentina outfit in Saturday's Test at Loftus Versfeld.

WP wary of Lood factor ahead of Bulls derby

2019-07-10 09:19

Western Province are wary of the prospect of facing Springbok lock Lood de Jager in their Currie Cup opener against the Blue Bulls.

Bulls confirm Kriel, Lood departures

2019-05-15 16:18

The Bulls have confirmed the departures of lock Lood de Jager and centre Jesse Kriel who will be leaving the franchise after the conclusion of the Super Rugby season.

Lood to leave Bulls for Sale Sharks

2019-04-25 08:00

Star Springbok lock Lood de Jager has signed for English Premiership side Sale Sharks from the Bulls.

Massive blow for Bulls as Lood goes under the knife

2019-03-04 20:23

The Bulls have been struck a massive injury blow with the news that lock Lood de Jager will be sidelined for up to four months with a shoulder injury that requires surgery.

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