Ex-Bok centre 'wasn't a big' De Allende fan until World Cup heroics

2020-05-22 19:10

Former Springbok centre Grant Esterhuizen has shared his views on the national team's current midfield incumbents.

Springbok duo Mapimpi, Am latest stars linked with moves abroad

2020-05-07 10:03

South African 2019 Rugby World Cup heroes and Sharks team-mates, Makazole Mapimpi and Lukhanyo Am, are the latest high-profile Springboks linked with moves abroad.

Coronavirus lockdown will be a huge challenge, admits Am

2020-03-26 18:21

Springbok centre Lukhanyo Am is coming to terms with the Covid-19 pandemic, social-distancing and the imminent lockdown, and training on his own.

High-flying Sharks embracing Springbok rest protocol

2020-03-03 14:41

The Sharks, fresh off a successful Super Rugby tour of Australasia, have praised the Springbok resting protocol.

SA conference: Gigantic swing toward Sharks

2020-03-01 11:30

Sharks on fire. Three other South African sides ... not so much. That was the state of affairs after the weekend's Super Rugby, writes Rob Houwing.

Captain's armband will not change Sharks' Am

2020-01-23 06:30

Lukhanyo Am is a man who prefers to let his actions on the field do the talking, but the decision to make him Sharks captain was a popular one.

4 Boks crack nod for prestigious magazine's World XV

2019-12-03 12:00

Four Springbok World Cup winners have cracked the nod in a prestigious UK-based rugby magazine's World XV for 2019.

WATCH | Springboks Lukhanyo Am and Makazole Mapimipi cheered on as kings in East London

2019-11-10 12:09

Springbok supporters in East London went all out on Saturday to welcome their heroes and the golden Webb Ellis Cup home.

4 Springbok World Cup winners get Barbarians call-up

2019-11-05 11:47

Four Springboks have been added to the Barbarians squad ahead of the invitation team's November internationals.

Time to get ball to outside centre, Boks!

2019-09-27 12:03

Bringing the intelligent Lukhanyo Am into his own on the front foot at No 13 should be a Springbok priority against huge underdogs Namibia, writes Rob Houwing.


The one player each Super Rugby franchise doesn't want to lose

2020-05-13 20:14

The now infamous Covid-19 'escape clause' has the potential to cripple local teams, but Heinz Schenk identifies the players who would represent the 'meatiest blows'.

Teichmann: Am captaincy a 'masterstroke' from Sharks

2020-04-24 12:13

The decision to appoint Lukhanyo Am as captain of the Sharks was a 'masterstroke', says former skipper Gary Teichmann.

VIEW | Springbok star delivers pre-lockdown message

2020-03-26 09:01

Springbok and Sharks centre Lukhanyo Am has issued a message ahead of the 21-day coronavirus lockdown in South Africa.

This week's SA Super Rugby gold goes to ... Lukhanyo Am

2020-03-02 14:20

Rob Houwing gives his 'gold medal' to Lukhanyo Am, among the three SA players to catch his eye most in Super Rugby Round 5.

Am returns to lead Sharks, Bok star Mapimpi rested

2020-02-27 10:56

Lukhanyo Am returns after an enforced break last week to lead the Sharks in their final Super Rugby tour match against the Reds in Brisbane on Saturday.

Bok centre Am named Sharks captain for 2020

2020-01-21 13:11

Springbok centre Lukhanyo Am has been named captain of the Sharks for the 2020 Super Rugby season.

Plenty of Kings influence in World Cup success story

2019-11-11 20:53

The influence of the Southern Kings is plain for all to see in the Springboks with two important players starting out with the Eastern Cape outfit.

On the bus | The hotbed of black rugby and the importance of the Springboks

2019-11-10 08:15

The East London leg of the Springbok trophy tour on Saturday broke down barriers and stereotypes in South African rugby. Lloyd Burnard reports.

WATCH | Siya Kolisi's home town celebrates the moment he lifts the World Cup

2019-11-02 18:00

Hundreds of fans at Zwide stadium in the Eastern Cape got to celebrate their home town hero Siya Kolisi lift the Webb Ellis trophy in his 50th test and 20th as captain for the Springboks in Saturday's Rugby World Cup triumph.

Boks: World Cup remains the bigger picture as Championship glory awaits

2019-08-07 08:43

Centre Lukhanyo Am says the Springboks are keeping the bigger picture in perspective as they hunt a first Rugby Championship title since 2009.

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