Schalk Burger takes the TDR 1000 in his stride

2019-06-27 12:50

Besides the Dakar, which has now taken on legendary status among the off-road racing fraternity, there is another equally epic event that appears annually. The coveted TDR or Botswana Toyota Desert 1000.

WATCH: Saracens players pay tribute to Schalk Burger

2019-02-28 11:46

Tributes have poured in from those in and around English club Saracens following the announcement Schalk Burger would be heading home to South Africa.

WATCH: Schalk Burger lucky to get away with dangerous cleanout?

2019-01-16 09:01

Springbok legend Schalk Burger was the centre of attention over the weekend following a potentially dangerous cleanout.

Burger to quit Saracens, head back to SA

2018-12-21 14:17

Rugby World Cup winner Schalk Burger has confirmed he is leaving Saracens at the end of the season and will head back to South Africa.

Schalk Burger snr chats to Sport24

2018-08-31 08:37

In an exclusive interview, Schalk Burger snr talks about the worrying state of SA rugby, his son’s playing career and assesses the Springboks’ fortunes.

Burger calls for Boks to play in Six Nations

2018-07-23 14:12

Former Springbok flank Schalk Burger has suggested that the time is right for SA Rugby to leave SANZAAR and join forces with Europe.

Hooper passes Habana for most Test yellows

2017-11-30 10:59

Wallaby captain Michael Hooper recently became the most yellow-carded player in international rugby.

Farrell back to boost Sarries' European defence

2017-10-12 08:17

Saracens will be boosted by the return of British and Irish Lions flyhalf Owen Farrell for the start of their Champions Cup defence.

Burger paints bleak future for SA rugby

2016-10-17 09:51

Veteran flank Schalk Burger has called on SA Rugby’s top brass be more proactive to stop young players from leaving the country.

Burger set for Saracens debut

2016-09-02 18:00

Schalk Burger will make his Saracens debut when the defending champions take on the Worcester Warriors in the Premiership this weekend.


Schalk Burger Motorsport prepare for the Berg 400 in readiness for Dakar 2020

2019-04-30 11:42

The Single Country Dakar of 2019 based solely in Peru was the shortest distance and days raced in the history of the event and now Saudi Arabia takes up the reigns.

Schalk Burger to leave Saracens, return home to SA

2019-02-27 13:34

English club Saracens have confirmed that former Springbok loose forward Schalk Burger will leave them at the end of the current European season.

Is Schalk Burger the greatest Springbok of all time?

2018-12-22 12:10

Following confirmation that Schalk Burger will quit English side Saracens and return to South Africa, praise has flowed for the blonde-haired loose forward.

Burger: SA Rugby’s top brass should all resign

2018-08-31 09:39

Schalk Burger snr has hit out at the top brass of SA Rugby, suggesting a complete overhaul is needed to improve the game in the country.

Burger: Boks not World Cup contenders yet

2018-07-24 14:18

Schalk Burger says hard work lies ahead before Rassie Erasmus’ Springboks can be considered contenders to win the Rugby World Cup.

Schalk Burger hit with 1-week ban

2018-01-25 15:41

Saracens loose forward Schalk Burger has been suspended for one week after being found guilty of foul play.

Bok No 8 hole: How about Schalk?

2017-10-17 12:29

Rob Houwing tosses the name of evergreen Schalk Burger into the pot as the Springboks weigh up their lingering No 8 problem for the Euro tour.

Burger: SA has talent to bridge gap on NZ

2017-05-02 16:05

Former Springbok flank Schalk Burger believes he knows how South African rugby can bridge the widening gap to New Zealand.

Boks need Schalk as pick-me-up!

2016-10-12 11:20

Rob Houwing argues the case for that naturally up-and-at-‘em character Schalk Burger to be cajoled into Bok plans for the Euro tour.

Barritt expects big things from new signing Burger

2016-09-01 21:03

Saracens captain Brad Barritt hopes the arrival of Schalk Burger will ease the workload on Billy Vunipola and Maro Itoje in the coming season.

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