Pressure eases on Meyer as Stade Francais grab vital win

2019-10-13 21:00

Heyneke Meyer's Stade Francais claimed an important French Top 14 win over Toulon.

De Villiers released from SA Rugby contract

2018-05-30 16:24

SA Rugby has confirmed that former French international, Pieter de Villiers has been released from his contract.

Bok coach identity to be revealed on Thursday

2018-02-28 13:14

Springbok supporters will on Thursday learn who the national team's new coach is.

SA Rugby to host U18 high performance camp

2017-03-16 13:58

Fifty under-18 players within SA Rugby’s Elite Player Development system will assemble in Wellington for a five-day training camp.

Pieter de Villiers linked with Stormers role

2016-10-31 08:25

Former France prop Pieter de Villiers has been linked with a coaching role at the Stormers.

Boks not worried by race storm - De Villiers

2015-09-18 09:27

The Springboks have not been rattled by complaints about their racial makeup, scrum coach Pieter de Villiers said on Thursday.

Coach happy with Bok tightheads

2014-09-23 11:33

Springbok scrum coach Pieter de Villiers is happy with South Africa's depth at tighthead prop.

Bok scrum coach begs refs

2014-09-22 17:00

Bok scrum coach Pieter de Villiers has called on referees to keep a closer eye on the scrum in the remainder of the Rugby Championship.

Déjà vu for Boks' De Villiers

2013-11-20 22:06

Former France prop Pieter de Villiers will return to Paris for the first time since becoming the Springboks' forwards coach.

Scrum endurance the key

2013-08-13 16:00

Pieter de Villiers says that cohesion and endurance of a pack would be the most important factors under the new scrum laws.


Tunisia Rugby puts blame on Zim over accommodation debacle

2018-07-05 08:30

The Tunisia Rugby Union has hit back with a statement following revelations that the Zimbabwe national team were forced to sleep on the streets.

Proudfoot back in Bok set-up as De Villiers steps down

2018-04-12 23:07

SA Rugby confirmed that Matt Proudfoot will resume his role as Springbok assistant coach and will be responsible for scrums and lineouts.

Pieter, not Peter, de Villiers to help coach Boks?

2017-12-13 08:08

Pieter de Villiers could form part of the Springbok management team from 2018, a report indicates.

Junior Boks gear up for World Champs

2017-03-10 14:22

The Junior Springboks' preparations intensified in Stellenbosch this week for the Junior World Championships.

Nel has point to prove against the Boks

2015-09-30 19:10

Pieter de Villiers believes Scotland’s tighthead prop WP Nel has a big point to prove against South Africa.

Boks cut down on their props

2015-08-26 18:03

Springbok scrum coach Pieter de Villiers has confirmed that there will be five props included in the 31-man RWC squad.

Boks to have upper hand in scrums?

2014-09-23 05:00

South Africa's scrum consultant Pieter de Villiers says the Springboks could have the upper hand at scrum time against the Wallabies.

Boks predict rough scrum battle

2013-11-22 12:30

Springboks forwards coach Pieter de Villiers has predicted a "rough" scrum battle with France in their Test in Paris.

'Clean slate' for Coenie

2013-08-14 07:44

Coenie Oosthuizen may be seen as a gamble in many people’s eyes as he enters a long-term plan of becoming a tighthead at Test level.

Scrum changes 'good for SA'

2013-05-16 12:12

Springbok scrum consultant Pieter de Villiers believes the new law changes at scrums will benefit South African players.

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