Bok ratings: Shot down in the skies!

2017-12-03 14:00

Plenty of fieriness up front; undone (again) by shortcomings in the backline and especially aerially. Rob Houwing rates the Springboks in Cardiff …

Allister’s Dublin poser: Beast or Kitsie?

2017-11-03 12:50

The Tendai Mtawarira v Steven Kitshoff issue at Bok loose-head prop is a rare, nice problem for Allister Coetzee to have next week, writes Rob Houwing.

Kitshoff: Set to stave off Ollie’s plight?

2017-10-11 13:08

Steven Kitshoff seemed in danger of becoming a near-permanent “supersub” for the Boks, a la Ollie le Roux … until last Saturday, writes Rob Houwing.

Three Springboks commit to Stormers

2017-07-05 10:12

Springboks Siya Kolisi, Damian de Allende and Steven Kitshoff have all signed contracts with the Western Province Rugby Union.

Coetzee expects physical confrontation from French

2017-05-25 13:25

Springbok coach Allister Coetzee expects a massive physical confrontation from the French as the two sides gear up for their Incoming Tours series.

Steven Kitshoff chats to Sport24

2017-03-23 11:53

STEVEN KITSHOFF talks about his imminent return to SA rugby and why there is a silver lining to SA sides being axed from Super Rugby.

Bok ratings: Kitshoff upstages sickly starters

2016-08-28 07:16

In a statement of the Bok starting XV’s plethora of problems, a substitute nicks top marks on Rob Houwing’s Salta performance card

Plans revealed to bring Kitshoff home

2016-06-10 08:50

Steven Kitshoff is the only overseas-based player not in the Springboks' matchday 23 for Saturday's Ireland clash.

Boks: Coetzee may ‘rescue’ Kitshoff

2016-04-13 13:30

Don’t be surprised if Allister Coetzee quickly summons Steven Kitshoff from France to his broad Springbok plans, writes Rob Houwing.

Dobson: Kitshoff arguably the best

2015-09-03 21:38

WP coach John Dobson says tighthead prop Steven Kitshoff is “very disappointed” at being left out of the Springbok RWC squad.


Boks: Keep subs’ limbs loose, Allister!

2017-11-09 21:45

If the Boks use their bench smartly, they may crucially finish Saturday’s Irish Test with a more effective unit on the park than began it, says Rob Houwing

Coetzee: Marx, Kitshoff are world class

2017-10-12 09:09

Springbok coach Allister Coetzee believes Malcolm Marx and Steven Kitshoff have proved themselves as world class players.

Why danger lurks in Bok front row

2017-09-27 13:29

SA’s front-row subs run a rising risk from too-modest game time, which could come back to bite the national side at some point, fears Rob Houwing.

Fleck has a Kitshoff dilemma

2017-06-26 22:09

Steven Kitshoff was back training with the Stormers although this has left coach Robbie Fleck with a dilemma.

Steven Kitshoff: Why I'm heading back to SA

2017-03-23 14:39

Springbok prop Steven Kitshoff has explained why he opted to return to play his rugby in South Africa.

Steven Kitshoff pops the question

2016-12-20 20:01

Springbok loosehead prop Steven Kitshoff has popped the question to his girlfriend Aimee Steenkamp.

Kitshoff to make Test debut in PE?

2016-06-20 15:56

Loosehead prop Steven Kitshoff could make his Test debut for the Springboks in the third Test against Ireland in Port Elizabeth.

Kitshoff arrival highly anticipated

2016-06-03 17:00

Three overseas-based Springboks – Duane Vermeulen, Francois Louw and Steven Kitshoff – will meet up with the Springbok squad on Sunday.

Dobson: Scrum failure a mystery

2015-09-06 14:47

Western Province coach John Dobson will be seeking clarity on some of the scrum calls made in Saturday's win over Griquas.

Ntubeni starts for WP, Catrakilis rested

2015-09-03 14:03

WP coach John Dobson has named his team to tackle Griquas in a Currie Cup clash at Newlands.

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