Michael Mentz

‘Happy’ P Divvy talks up Boks’ World Cup chances

Springbok coach Peter de Villiers says the recent wins by the Cheetahs and Stormers will give the Boks the edge they need going in to the World Cup.

Olivier’s hat-trick sees Bulls romp home

Super Rugby's defending champions Bulls obliterated the Melbourne Rebels on Saturday night, with a 47-10 victory at Loftus Versfeld.

Bulls desperate to swing Super Rugby fortune

Bulls captain Victor Matfield believes his side need to make only a few minor adjustments to get back to winning ways.

Lions coach Mitchell ‘sick of making excuses’

Fed-up Lions coach John Mitchell urged his team's billionaire investors to take action if they plan to put an end to the losing culture at the union.

De Villiers: Bok contracts are not World Cup passes

Receiving a Springbok contract should not be seen as a guaranteed place in the World Cup squad, Bok coach Peter de Villiers said on Wednesday.

Butch James eyes World Cup spot

Joining the Lions from Bath is part of Butch James's plan to impress the Bok selectors ahead of the Rugby World Cup in New Zealand later this year.

Sharks coach pays tribute to fans

Sharks coach John Plumtree said the 54 000 spectators at the Absa stadium played a huge part in his team securing a 30-10 victory.

Boks back in Bulls squad

Vodacom Blue Bulls coach Frans Ludeke wasted no time in including all his returning Springboks for Saturday's crucial Absa Currie Cup clash with Griquas in Kimberley.

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