Bok trio a boost for struggling WP

2019-08-19 10:04

Springboks Dillyn Leyds, Wilco Louw and Scarra Ntubeni have been released to join WP ahead of their clash with Free State.

Star forwards sign deals to stay at Stormers

2019-05-20 10:27

The Stormers have reportedly secured the services of several of their players for the 2020 season and beyond.

WP back Willemse at 10, 50-up for Louw

2018-10-11 14:08

Western Province coach John Dobson has named his team for their Currie Cup clash against the Blue Bulls in Pretoria.

Boks: Wilco muscling his way back?

2018-08-29 21:14

Wilco Louw introduced himself to the Test world in last year’s Rugby Championship. This one may prove his ‘relaunch’, writes Rob Houwing

Oz website picks 3 SA players in 'team of the season'

2018-07-18 12:50

Australian website Fox Sports Lab has picked its Super Rugby team of the season with three South Africans making the starting XVs.

Why Stormers have puncher’s chance

2018-02-22 15:47

Whilst the Waratahs are being branded favourites in many circles, Rob Houwing reminds of some good reasons why the Stormers can conquer in Sydney …

S15: Early tighthead trauma for SA sides

2018-01-22 18:31

Lack of depth at tighthead could place dangerous limitations on the title hopes of several SA sides in Super Rugby 2018, says Rob Houwing.

Louw: Scrummaging more challenging up north

2017-11-22 08:37

Springbok tighthead prop Wilco Louw says it’s more of a challenge to scrum in northern hemisphere conditions.

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

Wilco Louw: I still have to pinch myself

2017-10-30 08:47

Western Province and Springbok prop Wilco Louw says he still has to pinch himself to make sure 2017 was real.


5 players join Bok squad in Pretoria

2019-08-13 12:15

Five players have joined up with the Springboks in Pretoria as they prepare for a Test against Argentina.

WP want to run - and scrum - Bulls ragged

2018-10-17 09:25

First and foremost, Western Province want to play attractive rugby in their Currie Cup semi-final against the Blue Bulls at Newlands.

Willemse poser just one of many questions

2018-10-10 18:56

The question of where Damian Willemse will be deployed by Western Province is just one of several intriguing national points of interest.

De Allende, Louw set to start for WP

2018-08-29 16:25

Springboks Damian de Allende and Wilco Louw will start for Western Province in their Currie Cup encounter against the Pumas.

Wilco: We have such short memories

2018-05-14 12:25

Rob Houwing is a little puzzled by the ‘downgrading’ from some quarters of up-and-coming Springbok tighthead prop Wilco Louw.

Louw blow for Stormers

2018-02-05 08:29

The Stormers are fretting over the fitness of prop Wilco Louw, who was injured in their pre-season match against the Bulls.

Many SA rugby players have had a stellar year

2017-12-17 09:15

After his impressive test debut against the All Blacks in Cape Town, Wilco Louw’s name was on the lips of opponents and supporters alike.

Wilco Louw 'will get better' for Boks

2017-11-14 12:55

Springbok coach Allister Coetzee says he was satisfied with the performance of Wilco Louw off the bench against Ireland.

Players who’ll power Boks in 2023

2017-11-01 12:50

Though a tricky task with six years to go, Rob Houwing offers a few names who could be influential Boks in the likely event that we stage RWC 2023 …

Mallett: ‘Magnificent’ Louw must start for Boks

2017-10-30 07:07

Former Springbok coach Nick Mallett says WP’s powerful scrum laid the foundation for their Currie Cup final win over the Sharks.

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