How Federer solved the Nadal puzzle

2017-10-18 07:00

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Herman Mostert

Are Bulls being fair on Boks?

2017-09-20 11:31

From a national team perspective, Herman Mostert doesn't agree with the Bulls' decision not to select their returning Springboks.

 
Herman Mostert

Smart money on Sharks to win Currie Cup!

2017-08-30 14:17

At the halfway stage of the Currie Cup, the Sharks appear to be the best bet for the title, Herman Mostert reckons.

 
Herman Mostert

Can Stormers overcome abysmal playoff record?

2017-07-18 13:45

It will take some effort from the Stormers to bring about a reversal in their Super Rugby playoff fortunes, Herman Mostert reckons.

 
Herman Mostert

Unsung Lions hero can stake Bok claim

2017-06-01 10:55

The series against France provides an opportunity for Andries Coetzee to make the Springbok No 15 jersey his own, Herman Mostert reckons.

 
Herman Mostert

A rebirth of the Cats the best option for SA?

2017-04-10 13:59

Re-establishing the old Cats franchise is one of very few Super Rugby options facing SA Rugby, writes Herman Mostert.

 
 
Herman Mostert

2017 wish list for SA rugby

2017-01-11 10:06

After an annus horribilis 2016, Herman Mostert hopes for a change in fortunes for South African rugby in 2017.

 
Herman Mostert

Where did it all go wrong for Toetie?

2016-11-23 11:25

Allister Coetzee had the right pedigree to become Springbok coach, but Herman Mostert wonders where it all went so terribly wrong.

 
Herman Mostert

So let’s see the maul, Toetie!

2016-11-02 10:05

Re-introducing the driving maul may not be a bad option for Springbok coach Allister Coetzee to consider, writes Herman Mostert.

 
Herman Mostert

Testing times for Nadal

2014-05-20 08:56
3 comments

Rafael Nadal’s latest clay loss leaves the Spaniard in uncharted territory ahead of the French Open, writes Herman Mostert.

 
Herman Mostert

Kings must play Currie Cup!

2013-12-10 13:16
28 comments

Herman Mostert explains why it's in the best interests of South African rugby to have the EP Kings playing in the Currie Cup.

 
Herman Mostert

Djokovic can spoil Nadal’s party

2013-05-22 09:33
8 comments

Herman Mostert explains why Novak Djokovic, and not Roger Federer, is the only man who can stop Rafael Nadal in Paris.

 
Herman Mostert

What?! A South African in a Grand Slam final?

2017-09-06 10:14

Kevin Anderson will never have a better chance to reach a Grand Slam final, Herman Mostert reckons.

 
Herman Mostert

Will New York finally see Federer v Nadal?

2017-08-25 08:50

Herman Mostert wonders whether the stars are aligned for Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal to finally meet at the US Open.

 
Herman Mostert

Where Toetie got it right...

2017-06-27 12:18

Springbok coach Allister Coetzee deserves praise for the turnaround in fortunes of the national team, Herman Mostert believes.

 
Herman Mostert

Boks: Duane should be fine at No 7, but...

2017-05-24 14:02

Duane Vermeulen playing at No 7 is not the biggest loose forward concern for Springbok coach Allister Coetzee, Herman Mostert reckons.

 
Herman Mostert

‘Back to the Future’ for SA in Super Rugby?

2017-03-24 12:11

It may not be the most popular solution, but SA Rugby may be forced to revert back to the franchise composition first installed in 1998, Herman Mostert argues.

 
Herman Mostert

Hurry up with Bok coaching announcement!

2017-01-25 12:46

Herman Mostert is worried that the uncertainty regarding the Springbok coaching job is putting the national team further on the back foot.

 
Herman Mostert

Time is right for Blitzboks to dominate

2016-12-07 11:18

The time is right for the Springbok Sevens team to set their sights on the overall World Rugby Sevens Series crown, writes Herman Mostert.

 
Herman Mostert

Bok aura is battered and bruised, get over it

2016-11-16 10:59

The Boks need to stop talking about the supposed aura they carry and attempt to save face in what’s been a terrible season, writes Herman Mostert.

 
Herman Mostert

Time for white cards in rugby?

2014-10-07 14:54
4 comments

In addition to yellow and red cards, has the time come for the introduction of white cards in rugby, asks Herman Mostert.

 
Herman Mostert

5 things for Smal to consider...

2014-04-04 08:50
27 comments

Herman Mostert outlines FIVE things Gert Smal needs to consider if he wants to turn Western Province into a dominant rugby force.

 
Herman Mostert

Now THAT was a proper choke!

2013-11-28 11:58
13 comments

That old dreaded word that SA's cricketers so often lament hearing reared its ugly head again in PE, writes Herman Mostert.

 
Herman Mostert

Scrap the away goals rule!

2013-04-22 09:50
17 comments

UEFA should seriously consider scrapping the away goals rule in European football, believes Herman Mostert.

 
Herman Mostert

Anderson has shot at deep US Open run

2017-08-31 10:17

South Africa’s Kevin Anderson has an opportunity to go deep at this year’s US Open, writes Herman Mostert .

 
Herman Mostert

Rugby’s 15 v 14 dilemma

2017-08-15 10:39

Rugby coaches need to drum home to players how costly yellow and red cards are in the outcome of matches, argues Herman Mostert.

 
Herman Mostert

I can't help but be a nervy Bok fan...

2017-06-09 09:07

Springbok coach Allister Coetzee has made welcome changes but Herman Mostert remains a nervy fan ahead of the France series.

 
Herman Mostert

Currie Cup a no-go for Super Rugby entry

2017-04-13 13:58

The Currie Cup cannot be used as a qualifying tournament to determine South Africa’s four entrants in Super Rugby, Herman Mostert argues.

 
Herman Mostert

A fit, firing Pollard vital to Springbok cause

2017-02-23 12:00

A fit and in form Handre Pollard will be vital to the Springbok cause in 2017, Herman Mostert reckons.

 
Herman Mostert

Boks: No excuses for Coetzee in 2017

2017-01-18 10:42

Despite a torrid 2016, indications are that Allister Coetzee will keep his job as Springbok coach. Herman Mostert is hoping for a reversal in fortunes.

 
Herman Mostert

SA rugby woes: A complete overhaul not so simple

2016-12-01 13:30

Calls have been made to overhaul the structure of SA rugby, but Herman Mostert argues it's not that simple...

 
Herman Mostert

Rohan selection a no-brainer for Coetzee

2016-11-09 13:23

Bok coach Allister Coetzee has no choice but to pick Rohan Janse van Rensburg in midfield for the Test against England, argues Herman Mostert.

 
Herman Mostert

Five lessons from Bok Tests

2014-06-30 11:24
6 comments

Herman Mostert outlines FIVE lessons learnt from the Springboks’ matches played over the past month.

 
Herman Mostert

Money talks in Super Rugby

2014-02-28 08:22
22 comments

Money generated was likely the main contributor to SA getting its Super Rugby wish granted by SANZAR, writes Herman Mostert.

 
Herman Mostert

Nadal likely to catch Federer

2013-09-11 13:49
29 comments

Barring injury, Rafael Nadal should pass Roger Federer as the most decorated tennis champion in history, writes Herman Mostert.

 
 

 
 
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