Doc Moss: Bok who jabbed Madiba

2017-10-31 09:51

Rob Houwing pays tribute to the unusually fulfilling life of Dr Cecil Moss, oldest Springbok at 92 until his passing last Friday.

Bok ratings: It’s sizzling Siya!

2017-06-17 22:24

Siya Kolisi rolled back the clock to his rousing 2013 debut as he led the Bok charge to a series-clinching win against France in Durban, writes Rob Houwing.

WATCH: ICC Champions Trophy preview, part 1

Sport24 chief writer Rob Houwing is off to the UK for the group stages of the ICC Champions Trophy. Rob joined us in studio to share his thoughts on how he sees the tournament unfolding. Watch.

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EXCLUSIVE: Fleckie... the man, his methods

2017-04-05 13:01

In part one of a two-part comprehensive interview, Rob Houwing taps into Stormers coach-on-the-up Robbie Fleck’s philosophy and ambitions in the role.

Something’s stirring in SA rugby

2017-03-05 17:04

When NZ opposition appears in round five, we can start to properly gauge whether SA teams in Super Rugby are really upping their acts, says Rob Houwing.

Jackman: Golden voice wasted

2017-01-12 11:55

Rob Houwing rues SuperSport putting a microphone-fit Robin Jackman out to cricket commentary pasture.

'A loss to Wales could be the catalyst for change' - S24

Sport24's Rob Houwing pulls no punches in his analysis of the Springboks' performances in 2016 under Allister Coetzee, and suggests what may transpire should the Boks go down to Wales in their final November fixture. Watch.

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Regardless of strategy, Boks aren't getting basics right - S24

The Springboks suffered their first defeat in Argentina this weekend, going down 26-24 in Salta. Coach Allister Coetzee and his charges have come under heavy fire in the wake of that loss. Sport24's Rob Houwing weighs in. Watch.

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Proteas need more 'bridging players' - analyst

Sport24 reflect on the Proteas' 36-run defeat to Australia on Saturday (after a middle-lower order capitulation) and look ahead to the decisive second ODI fixture against the West Indies. Watch.

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SA’s rookies sag in the shadows

2016-01-02 20:25

Hardly aided by meagre usage of Morne Morkel, the Proteas’ raw attack learned harsh lessons on Saturday, says Rob Houwing.


Allister has ignored Bok danger signs

2017-09-17 21:48

Chickens came home to roost on Saturday over Allister Coetzee’s inaction in dealing with clearly swelling backline shortcomings, says Rob Houwing.

WATCH: We catch up with Rob Houwing at the Champs Trophy in England

Sport24 chief writer Rob Houwing is following the Proteas for the group stages of the ICC Champions Trophy in the UK. Rob joined us over the phone on Monday to give us an update. Watch.

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Stormers’ tour turns gory

2017-04-28 13:00

The Stormers, still to face the Hurricanes, are facing their worst ever Super Rugby overseas tour, writes Rob Houwing.

My Cycle Tour: memorial to a brave boy

2017-03-08 09:25

Sport24’s veteran scribe Rob Houwing will ride his first Cape Town Cycle Tour as a memorial to a 13-year-old friend and for epilepsy awareness.

Cycle Tour: Diary of 52-year-old rookie

2017-02-09 09:47

Sport24 chief writer Rob Houwing, less than a spring chicken, tackles his first ever Cape Town Cycle Tour soon. Here’s part one of his lead-up diary ...

Why Proteas may need plenty more

2016-11-26 18:25

Evidence from recent Adelaide Tests suggests the Proteas are even more up against it in the bid to pluck the game from the fire, writes Rob Houwing.

Boks' lack of structure is 'painfully evident' - S24

The Springboks' suffered their third straight defeat in the Rugby Championship this weekend, going down 41-13 to the All Blacks in Christchurch. Sport24's chief rugby writer Rob Houwing gives us his post-match analysis. Watch.

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Gunners aiming to better ‘silver’

2016-08-12 13:56

They were next best to champions Leicester last season, but to steal Olympic parlance, can Arsenal better their silver medal this time around?

Red Devils to ‘hound’ Foxes!

2016-04-29 10:23

Keep the bubbly in the fridge? Our forecasters see Leicester having a tricky day at Old Trafford on Sunday to delay title glory.

Proteas do need emergency changes

2015-12-30 16:00

Rob Houwing tries to work out how punch-drunk SA will regroup in personnel terms for the Newlands clash with England.

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