Ackermann to be England's next Vunipola?

2020-05-18 14:33

In his latest Rucking with Rob newsletter, Rob Houwing says he wouldn't be surprised to see Ruan Ackermann play for England.

Ackermann opens up on being robbed at gunpoint in SA

2020-02-28 06:30

Gloucester flank Ruan Ackermann has opened up on being robbed at gunpoint while on holiday in South Africa in January.

Ruan Ackermann pens new deal with Gloucester

2019-03-08 11:53

Ruan Ackermann has put pen to paper on a new deal with English club Gloucester that will see him stay at the club beyond the current season.

Ex-Bok warns Rassie over Faf, Willie

2018-05-09 13:00

A former Springbok is not sure if the recall of Faf de Klerk and Willie le Roux will reap rewards for the national team.

Gloucester jump to Ackermanns defence after bar brawl

2017-12-20 07:40

Gloucester Rugby have jumped to the defence of coach Johan Ackermann and his son Ruan Ackermann following accusations of a nightclub fight.

Johan, Ruan Ackermann implicated in nightclub brawl

2017-12-19 10:08

Johan Ackermann and his son, Ruan, have been accused of beating up a man in a Cheltenham nightclub.

Ackermann: Playing for England an option

2017-11-02 14:40

South African-born Ruan Ackermann is eager to explore the option of playing Test rugby for England.

Gloucester confirm Ruan Ackermann will join dad

2017-08-09 22:40

Lions loose forward Ruan Ackermann will join his father Johan at English club Gloucester.

Final duels: Can Ruan rein in King Kieran?

2017-08-04 11:45

Rob Houwing picks four one-on-ones, not all of them the most obvious, that he believes could be pivotal to the outcome of Saturday’s Super Rugby final.


Ruan Ackermann staying in UK, wants 'option to play for England'

2020-05-18 10:01

Johan Ackermann says his son Ruan won't be following him to Japanese club NTT Docomo Red Hurricanes.

Ackermann robbed at gunpoint while on holiday in SA

2020-01-31 13:33

Gloucester flank Ruan Ackermann was robbed at gunpoint while on holiday in South Africa.

Can Lions rekindle their fading coals?

2018-07-13 15:42

The breakup of the team’s spine at competition’s end means it is do or die for the Lions’ title quest in Super Rugby in the next few weeks, says Rob Houwing.

Ackermanns face no police action after nightclub 'brawl'

2018-02-21 13:40

Johan and Ruan Ackermann will face no action from police from the alleged nightclub brawl they were involved in last December.

Ackermann 'victim' opens up on nightclub brawl

2017-12-19 14:33

Harry Allen, the man who claims to have been assaulted by Johan and Ruan Ackermann on Sunday, has given his version of events.

Ruan Ackermann's star rising in England

2017-12-07 13:28

Ruan Ackermann has been named the Aviva Premiership Player of the Month after a string off good showings for Gloucester.

WATCH: Ruan Ackermann settles in Gloucester

2017-08-12 12:19

Ruan Ackermann has arrived in Gloucester where he will start his new venture in the English Premiership.

Ruan Ackermann set to join dad in England

2017-08-07 10:00

Lions loose forward Ruan Ackermann looks set to join his dad Johan at English club Gloucester.

Ackermann: It's a dream final

2017-08-01 20:06

Lions number eight Ruan Ackermann admits Saturday's Super Rugby final against the Crusaders in Johannesburg is a 'dream final'.

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