Bok loosies fail to spark, but Rassie satisfied

Durban in the News: Bok loosies fail to spark, but Rassie satisfied: Before Saturday's Rugby Championship Test against Argentina, the Springbok loose trio had been a major talking point. Boks: Durban gate all-time Rugby Championship low: SA Rugby’s bean counters had reason to be disturbed by the small crowd at the Springboks’ Durban Test: it was a Championship nadir, writes Rob Houwing. Willemse: I never thought I'd be a Bok at 20: Damian Willemse had a tough introduction to Test rugby on Saturday, but he is off the mark in the green … [Read more...]

Boks: Huge spotlight on rejigged loosies

Durban in the News: Boks: Huge spotlight on rejigged loosies: How the greatly-changed loose forward combination fares will be an engrossing element to Saturday's Springbok Test, writes Rob Houwing. Rassie on Willemse: I understand the hype: Damian Willemse is set to become a Springbok on Saturday when he comes off the bench against Argentina in Durban. Businessman gets R500K for false arrests: The office of the Minister of Police has again capitulated in what was a three-pronged legal attack by a Durban businessman, who was harassed … [Read more...]