On the bus | The day beautiful Durban smiled on Boks and the Beast

2019-11-09 07:25

Springbok legend Tendai "Beast" Mtawarira was given the perfect send-off on Friday as Durban revealed its best side. Lloyd Burnard reports.

Beast: Boks have achieved transformation balance

2019-10-30 13:03

Veteran prop Tendai Mtawarira believes the Springboks are a side truly representative of South Africa as they prepare for Saturday's Rugby World Cup final.

Beast: RWC 2019 is the highlight of my career

2019-10-14 13:44

Springbok prop Tendai Mtawarira says the experience of the 2019 Rugby World Cup in Japan has been the highlight of his career so far.

Starting or not, Beast wants to empty tank

2019-10-04 08:39

Springbok prop Tendai Mtawarira has forced his way back into the starting line-up for Friday's crucial Rugby World Cup clash against Italy.

Evergreen Beast: What price another Lions series?

2019-04-08 14:20

Rob Houwing suggests it is not too far-fetched to see Tendai Mtawarira complete a glorious circle by playing another British and Irish Lions series in 2021.

Tough love from early coaches made Beast

2019-04-04 21:03

Tendai Mtawarira wouldn’t be a record breaker were it not for the tough love shown towards him by some of his early coaches.

'Beast' to make Super Rugby history against Bulls

2019-03-28 10:41

Beast Mtawarira will make history this week as he equals Adriaan Strauss' record as the most capped South African Super Rugby player.

2018: Two most endangered Bok stalwarts

2018-11-27 17:50

Rob Houwing suggests two seasoned Springboks (one back, one forward) whose berths seem notably less secure now for ‘RWC year’

Boks banking on their pack

2018-11-02 21:11

Even without the likes of Tendai Mtawarira, the Springboks are pinning their hopes on their pack to do the business in the Test match against England at Twickenham.

Injured Beast out of European tour, Lood and Duane return

2018-10-21 16:12

Tendai Mtawarira has been ruled out of the Springboks' end-of-year tour with a neck injury while Lood de Jager and Duane Vermeulen return.


WATCH | A look back at Tendai 'Beast' Mtawarira's Springbok career

2019-11-07 16:25

Springbok legend Tendai Mtawarira has announced his retirement from international rugby following South Africa's triumph at the Rugby World Cup.

Beast: Siya an 'exemplary, inspirational' leader

2019-10-28 17:53

Prop Tendai Mtawarira says that Springbok skipper Siya Kolisi has won the support of the South African public.

Springboks: Kolbe, Jantjies declared fit for Japan QF

2019-10-14 13:32

Pocket rockets Cheslin Kolbe and Herschel Jantjies are expected to be fit for the Springboks’ Rugby World Cup quarter-final against Japan.

Beast braces for 20th outing against rival All Blacks

2019-09-19 12:08

Springbok veteran prop Tendai Mtawarira is shaping to play against the All Blacks for the 20th time, but this one will mean more than most.

Sharks performance inspired by 'humble' Beast

2019-04-08 08:16

The Sharks, superb in their 42-5 win over the Lions at Ellis Park on Friday, were playing for Tendai Mtawarira.

Beast braces for 'mind-boggling' record

2019-04-04 12:38

Sharks prop Tendai Mtawarira says he never thought he would one day become the most capped South African in Super Rugby history.

PICS: Sharks honour 'Beast' with Super Rugby away strip

2018-12-13 13:26

The Sharks have released their new playing strip ahead of the 2019 Super Rugby tournament, which gets underway in February.

WATCH: Beast serenaded in New York restaurant

2018-11-21 13:07

Despite being sidelined with injury, Springbok prop Tendai 'Beast' Mtawarira has been keeping busy by promoting the game in North America.

Boks to be given glimpse into 'Beast-less' future

2018-10-22 10:25

The Springboks will be given a glimpse into life without Tendai Mtawarira on their northern hemsiphere tour, writes Lloyd Burnard.

Boks: Back to ‘supersub’ for Kitsie?

2018-09-25 12:56

Veteran Tendai Mtawarira may be in line for a recall to the Springbok starting line-up against Australia on Saturday, predicts Rob Houwing.

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