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Ockert De Villiers

Ockert De Villiers

    Emotional reunion for '95 Springbok team
    Emotional reunion for '95 Springbok team
    Members of the 1995 World Cup Springbok squad gathered for a reunion marking the 20-year anniversary when they beat the All Blacks 15-12.
    Steve Hofmeyr blames statue defacement on illiteracy
    Steve Hofmeyr blames statue defacement on illiteracy
    The controversial Afrikaans singer said illiteracy "has everything to do with" the defacement of historical statues.
    Sports heroes' memorial an opportunity to unite SA
    Sports heroes' memorial an opportunity to unite SA
    Springbok captain Jean de Villiers said the deaths of three sporting heroes has united South Africa, as athletes and politicians paid tribute.
    Boks win tense Test against Argentina
    Boks win tense Test against Argentina
    The Springboks kept a spirited Argentina at bay to claim a nervous 13-6 victory in a weather-affected Rugby Championship match in Pretoria.
    Springboks depth tested playing against Scotland
    Springboks depth tested playing against Scotland
    Following Springboks' win over Scotland, coach Heyneke Meyer has expressed his satisfaction with the depth he had developed since taking the reins.
    Mbalula says he's not applying 60-40 team quotas
    Mbalula says he's not applying 60-40 team quotas
    Sport Minister Fikile Mbalula says a quota favouring black players would not be imposed on anybody, after meeting with AfriForum, Solidarity and FF+.
    Mbalula wants Olympics 2024 in SA
    Mbalula wants Olympics 2024 in SA
    Sports Minister Fikile Mbalula says South Africa is ready to host the Olympic Games and should make a bid in 2014.
    Olympic medalist Mokoena to pursue triple jump passion
    Olympic medalist Mokoena to pursue triple jump passion
    In search of a new passion, Olympic long jump silver medalist Khotso Mokoena says he wants to pursue triple jump glory.
    Lions back in Super Rugby
    Lions back in Super Rugby
    The Lions clawed their way back into Super Rugby despite going down 23-18 to the Southern Kings in their second leg promotion-relegation match.
    Brumbies beat Bulls for spot in SuperRugby finals
    Brumbies beat Bulls for spot in SuperRugby finals
    A last-minute try by Brumbies centre Tevita Kuridrani and a number of dubious decisions saw the Bulls go down 26-23 in their Super Rugby semifinal.
    Mbalula: Nelson Mandela sports day to carry Madiba legacy
    Mbalula: Nelson Mandela sports day to carry Madiba legacy
    The legacy of the former president will never die, thanks to initiatives such as the Nelson Mandela sports day, says Sports Minister Fikile Mbalula.