Scrumhalf: Boks should be trying ‘option 3’

2017-11-28 13:30

If their coach wasn’t fighting grimly for survival, the Boks might be more willing to give Louis Schreuder a sniff of game-time against Wales, writes Rob Houwing.

Boks: Time to show Paige some love

2017-11-13 16:01

So often a ‘few minutes’ player, Rudy Paige warrants a proper crack now in the problematic Bok No 9 jersey, writes Rob Houwing

Lions turn to Boks for massive Cheetahs clash

2017-10-12 13:01

The Golden Lions are boosted by a couple of returning Springboks for their Currie Cup showdown with the Free State Cheetahs.

Blow for Boks as Cronje ruled out of All Blacks Test

2017-09-15 06:15

Scrumhalf Ross Cronje has been withdrawn from the Springbok team to face the All Blacks in Albany because of illness and is replaced by Francois Hougaard.

Cronje set to recuperate at the Lions

2017-08-21 17:35

Springbok scrumhalf Ross Cronje will continue his recovery at the Golden Lions after he sustained an ankle injury during the Springboks win over Argentina.

Cronje: Crusaders have vulnerabilities

2017-08-04 16:45

He wasn't giving much away, but Lions scrumhalf Ross Cronje believes the Crusaders do have one or two weak spots.

Cronje blow for Springboks

2017-06-20 14:00

Springbok scrumhalf Ross Cronje will miss Saturday’s third and final Test against France due to concussion.

Bok Lions hailed after pressure-easing win

2017-06-11 19:26

Springboks Elton Jantjies, Ross Cronje, Malcolm Marx and Franco Mostert were praised in the South African media after a pressure-easing 37-14 Test victory over France.

Cronje: Faf and I are 'great mates'

2017-06-10 14:35

Scrumhalf Ross Cronje has moved ahead of his 'mate' Faf de Klerk in the Lions and Springbok pecking order.

Lions drop Bok duo to bench

2017-03-02 12:50

Lions coach Johan Ackermann has named his team for Saturday’s Super Rugby clash against the Waratahs at Ellis Park.


Lack of scrumhalf stocks hurting SA

2017-11-17 09:07

South African rugby is crying out for depth at scrumhalf in the build-up to 2019, writes Lloyd Burnard.

3 Boks who need to perform in Europe

2017-11-09 08:34

As the Springboks plot the way forward in Europe, there are a few players under pressure to put in some good performances.

Cool, composed Cronje key to Bok cause

2017-09-27 12:02

The Boks are boosted by the availability of scrumhalf Ross Cronje for this weekend's Rugby Championship clash against Australia.

Pollard, Cronje, Leyds back in Bok squad

2017-08-29 10:36

Flyhalf Handre Pollard, scrumhalf Ross Cronje and utility back Dillyn Leyds have been included in the Springbok touring squad.

Cronje an injury doubt for Boks

2017-08-15 09:49

Springbok scrumhalf Ross Cronje is an injury concern for Saturday's Rugby Championship opener against Argentina.

Jantjies, Cronje the heart of the Lions

2017-07-31 08:01

There are few players who polarise opinion in South African rugby as much as Lions flyhalf Elton Jantjies does.

Cronje a 'bundle of nerves' before Bok debut

2017-06-12 22:16

New Springboks scrumhalf Ross Cronjé admitted that he was nervous before his Test debut against France in Pretoria at the weekend.

Boks too strong for French at Loftus

2017-06-10 18:53

The Springbok class of 2017 are off to a winning start after beating France in the first Test of a three match series at Loftus Versfeld.

Cronje back at scrumhalf for Lions

2017-05-04 11:10

Lions coach Johan Ackermann has named his team for their Super Rugby clash against the Rebels in Melbourne.

Cronje to lead Lions against SupaBaabaas

2017-02-02 12:52

Ross Cronje will lead the Lions in their Super Rugby pre-season friendly against the SupaBaabaas at Wits.

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