Posts Tagged ‘ Frans Steyn ’

Frans not guilty

April 29, 2013
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Frans Steyn has been found not guilty following a citing over the weekend. Steyn was cited by the match commissioner for charging into a ruck in the 78th minute where he made contact with Chiefs player, Nanai-Williams. Following a review of the evidence, Jannie Lubbe, who conducted the hearing Steyn did not breach Law...
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Posted in Disciplinary, Discliplinary actions | 8 Comments »

Steyn, Kanko dropped from Sharks starting XV

March 20, 2013
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Last weekend’s match against the Brumbies saw some big performances from a number of younger players in the team, and for that, Sharks coach John Plumtree has rewarded them for the Rebels game this Saturday.
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Posted in Super Rugby | 3 Comments »

Bismarck to miss start of Super Rugby

January 10, 2013
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Bismarck du Plessis will miss the start of the Super Rugby tournament which kicks off in mid-February.
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Frans Steyn out for rest of the year

October 1, 2012
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Frans Steyn and Jacques Potgieter have been withdrawn from the Springbok squad currently preparing for the final Test in The Castle Rugby Championship against New Zealand in Soweto on Saturday.
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Posted in Springboks | 22 Comments »

Meyer to bring back more than just Vic

April 16, 2012
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Meyer to bring back more than just Vic

With no time to prepare for England, new Bok coach Heyneke Meyer may bring back a few more players than just Victor Matfield.
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Posted in Columnists, SA Rugby, Springboks | 70 Comments »

Frans coming back to SA

April 2, 2012
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Frans coming back to SA

Frans Steyn will be returning to South Africa at the end of the current French rugby season.
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Posted in Breaking News, Springboks | 34 Comments »

Frans considers SA return

December 7, 2011
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Frans considers SA return

Springbok centre Frans Steyn could return to play his rugby in South Africa after his contract with French club Racing Metro expires at the end of June next year.
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Posted in Rugby Personalities | 18 Comments »

Boks call on heavyweights for Samoa

September 26, 2011
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Boks call on heavyweights for Samoa

John Smit has moved to the bench while Frans Steyn retains the number 12 jersey ahead of Jean de Villiers.
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Posted in Springboks, World Cup 2011 | 100 Comments »

Boks must box clever

September 18, 2011
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Boks must box clever

What a big difference a week in rugby makes! But like last week when the Boks played badly I find myself in a strange but familiar position this week where I call on fans to calm down a bit following the Boks walloping of the Fijians on Saturday.
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Posted in Columnists, Springboks, World Cup 2011 | 45 Comments »

Lambie, Steyn cleared for RWC selection

August 22, 2011
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Lambie, Steyn cleared for RWC selection

There has been some good news for the Boks ahead of the RWC squad announcement tomorrow evening.
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Frans out, Smit & Bakkies doubtful

August 15, 2011
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Frans out, Smit & Bakkies doubtful

Springbok fullback Frans Steyn will not be considered for Saturday’s Castle Tri-Nations Series Test against New Zealand in Port Elizabeth.
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Posted in Springboks, Tri-Nations | 6 Comments »

Rugby News (Sun): Pienaar to Stormers/Bulls?

May 8, 2011
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Rugby News (Sun): Pienaar to Stormers/Bulls?

Here is the latest rugby news from around the world.
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Posted in Breaking News | 18 Comments »

Inclusively exclusive

May 5, 2011
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Inclusively exclusive

Leadership groups in sport is important, but when does a leadership group turn into a clique?
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Frans makes Bok return

November 9, 2010
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Frans Steyn is the only change to the starting XV for the Springboks this weekend.
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Posted in Springboks | 34 Comments »

The ticker of a champion

October 18, 2010
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It may be the ignorance of youth, but given the sideshows with certain players in the last 18 months it is refreshing to see a brilliant young talent taking everything in his stride.
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Posted in Columnists, Rugby Personalities | 6 Comments »

Metro was advised of change of visit

September 25, 2010
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SA Rugby has advised all European Clubs who were scheduled for visits from Springbok management of a change of plans.
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Posted in Rugby Administration | 8 Comments »

Steyn, PDV issues sorted

August 26, 2010
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Frans Steyn says he is ready to give his best for the Springboks when they face the Wallabies in a Vodacom Tri-Nations Test at Loftus Versfeld on Saturday.
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Posted in Rugby Personalities, Springboks | 3 Comments »

Frans’ big boot got him the nod

August 25, 2010
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Frans Steyn’s booming boot and ability to kick long-range goals has seen him rushed straight back into the Springbok team to play Australia at Loftus Versfeld in Pretoria on Saturday.
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Francois Steyn ruled out

August 12, 2010
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Frans Steyn will not be available for selection for the Springboks’ Test against the All Blacks at FNB Stadium on 21 August, it was confirmed by Andy Marinos, SARU’s manager of national teams, at a media conference on Thursday.
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Posted in Tri-Nations | 19 Comments »

Frans Steyn and Big Joe axed from Boks

June 7, 2010
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Springbok coach Peter de Villiers has omitted Frans Steyn and Joe van Niekerk from his 27-man squad for the one-off Test against France at Newlands on Saturday.
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Posted in Incoming Tours, Springboks | 14 Comments »

A tale of two Boks

May 27, 2010
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I guess it would be hard to describe to the southern tribe how great Orlando Stadium was when the Bulls managed, for a second year in a row, to convincingly beat the Crusaders in the Super 14 semi-finals.
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Posted in Expert Opinion, Springboks, Super 14 | 3 Comments »

Situation critical

May 25, 2010
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For years the Sharks have lead South African rugby, if not world rugby, in the way they market their brand and team oozing success at all levels, but it seems to me that lately they are doing their level best to destroy all this.
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Posted in Columnists, Rugby Administration | 6 Comments »

Steyn stars at Metro

December 10, 2009
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Frans Steyn has not only cut out on frills since he joined his new French club, but also cut down on his weight.
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Posted in Rugby Personalities | 7 Comments »

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