Allister Coetzee

Erasmus praises predecessor for improved Bok skills | Reuters

CAPE TOWN (Reuters) - Rassie Erasmus praised his much-maligned predecessor Allister Coetzee on Monday for the improved skills of the South African side that have seen them clinch a three-match home series against England with a game to spare.<p>Rugby Union Britain - Wales v South Africa - Principality …

Sport (UK) | Still no Whiteley in Golden Lions team

Springbok and Lions fans will have to wait a little longer for Warren Whiteley's return to the playing field.

Sport (South Africa)

Report links Lions' Coetzee with French move

Cape Town - Springbok and Lions fullback <b>Andries Coetzee</b> looks set to be the next South African player to make the move abroad.<p>According to a report …

Sport (South Africa)

Stick opens up about his controversial demotion from Coetzee's Bok technical staff

Springboks assistant coach Mzwandile Stick has revealed that his controversial demotion from former Bok coach Allister Coetzee's technical staff last …

South Africa

Pieter de Villiers released from SA Rugby contract

SA Rugby confirmed on Wednesday that Pieter de Villiers has been released from his contract with the union to take up an opportunity in France.<p>De …

South African Rugby

SA Rugby gets thumbs-up from Jake White

2018-05-29 12:27<p>Jake White (Gallo Images)<p>Cape Town - Former Springbok coach <b>Jake White</b> says SA Rugby has taken the right steps ahead of the 2018 …

Sport (South Africa) | Faf de Klerk up for major award in England

Springbok scrumhalf Faf de Klerk is one of five players nominated for the 2017/18 English Player of the Season award.

Sport (South Africa) | SA Rugby scraps rule on overseas Boks

Springbok coach Rassie Erasmus can select whoever he wants after SA Rugby on Thursday scrapped their overseas-based player policy.

Sport (South Africa)

SA Rugby scraps Bok eligibility rule

Rassie Erasmus will be allowed to select any overseas-based player for the Springboks this season.<p>This was confirmed by SA Rugby president Mark …

South African Rugby | Lions' Marx leaves field injured in Wellington

Springbok hooker Malcolm Marx lasted just eight minutes of Saturday's clash between the Lions and the Hurricanes before leaving the field with a …

Sport (South Africa)

Allister Coetzee lures Kings assistant coach Barend Pietese to Japan

The Kings' forwards coach Barend Pieterse has agreed to a deal to join Allister Coetzee’s backroom staff at the Canon Eagles.<p>Pieterse, who has been …

South African Rugby

Kings coach to join Coetzee in Japan

2018-05-01 10:44<p>Barend Pieterse (Gallo Images)<p>Cape Town - Southern Kings forwards coach <b>Barend Pieterse</b> has agreed to join Japanese club Canon Eagles …

Sport (South Africa)

SA Rugby president Mark Alexander: Allister Coetzee's claims are 'nonsense'

SA Rugby president Mark Alexander says former Springbok coach Allister Coetzee's claims that he was set up to fail are nonsense.<p>Shortly before he was …

South African Rugby

Q&A: Saru boss Mark Alexander on World Cup, Allister Coetzee...

The South African Rugby Union presidential elections are on April 6. Mark Keohane interviewed Saru president Mark Alexander.

Sport (South Africa)

The Rugby Debate: Winning does not matter - England should rest their top stars in South Africa

Let Anthony Watson's Achilles injury be a lesson. The Bath and England full-back is out for the rest of the season following England's defeat to Ireland.<p>Given the rate of attrition for England's British and Irish Lions since last summer's tour, Watson may not be the last either.<p>Elliot Daly and Maro …

Rugby Union

Coetzee 'excited, honoured' to return to Japan

2018-03-09 15:55<p>Allister Coetzee<p>Cape Town - <b>Allister Coetzee</b> says he is looking forward to his new role as head coach the <b>Canon Eagles</b>.<p>This comes after …

Sport (South Africa)

Coetzee to get Japan job despite explosive letter

2018-03-05 11:16<p>Allister Coetzee (Gallo)<p>Cape Town - It is believed that <b>Allister Coetzee’s</b> explosive letter to the SA Rugby top brass almost cost him …

Sport (South Africa)

End of the Springbok road for Proudfoot?

2018-03-01 08:59<p>Matt Proudfoot (Gallo Images)<p>Cape Town - There is uncertainty over the future <b>Matt Proudfoot</b>, who was the Springbok scrum coach during …

Sport (South Africa)

Super Rugby Round 3: Cards at the ready

After ten cards in seven Round 2 games, and a couple of penalty tries to boot, the only thing we can be truly sure of this weekend is another week of …

Sport (Australia)

Springboks coach to be named on Thursday

The worst-kept secret in SA rugby will be made official on Thursday when the new Bok coach is announced.

Sport (South Africa)

Rassie Erasmus to replace Allister Coetzee as Springboks coach

THE worst kept secret in South African rugby could soon be revealed with the official naming of Rassie Erasmus as Springboks coach.<p>Since Allister …

Sport (Australia)

Bok legend: Blaming coach 'too simplistic'

2018-02-26 14:26<p>Allister Coetzee (Gallo Images)<p>Monaco - Former Springbok captain <b>Morne du Plessis</b> says it is “too simplistic” to blame the struggles …

Sport (South Africa)

The Wrap: Will reversion to 15 teams be enough to revive Super Rugby?

2017 was a year that, for rugby fans in the southern hemisphere, made Queen Elizabeth’s 1992 ‘Annus Horribilis’ or Barnaby Joyce’s last few months …

Sport (Australia)

Marx feels sorry for sacked Coetzee

2018-02-16 15:20<p>Malcolm Marx (Getty)<p>Cape Town - Springbok hooker <b>Malcolm Marx</b> has sympathy for sacked Springbok coach <b>Allister Coetzee</b>.<p>SA Rugby and …

Sport (South Africa)

Former Springbok coach Jake White offers Allister Coetzee support

Former Springbok coach Jake White‚ has given ousted Bok coach Allister Coetzee qualified support after the latter was sacked last week.more Coetzee’s …

Rugby World Cup

Days after Coetzee’s departure, Springboks rise in rankings

JOHANNESBURG – The Springboks have moved up one place to fifth in the World Rugby rankings released on Monday.<p>The move is ironic as the SA Rugby …

Sport (South Africa)

White has sympathy for Coetzee

2018-02-06 12:02<p>Jake White.<p>Cape Town - Former Springbok coach <b>Jake White</b> has hit out at the top brass of SA Rugby following the dismissal of <b>Allister</b> …

Sport (South Africa)

Jake sympathises with Allister

Jake White says Allister Coetzee was at a disadvantage right from the start of his tenure as Springbok coach.

South African Rugby

Toetie-less Boks move up in rankings

2018-02-05 15:06<p>Allister Coetzee (Gallo Images)<p>Cape Town - Despite not playing at the weekend, the <b>Springboks</b> have moved up one spot to <b>FIFTH</b> in the …

Sport (South Africa)

Alexander: No hard feelings between SA Rugby and Coetzee

2018-02-05 11:07<p>Allister Coetzee (Gallo Images)<p>Cape Town - There are no hard feelings between <b>SA Rugby</b> and former <b>Springbok</b> coach <b>Allister Coetzee</b>.<p>This …

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