Bok coach to be named earlier

2012-01-26 09:49
Heyneke Meyer (File)
Cape Town - SARU has confirmed that the announcement of the next Springbok coach on Friday, January 27 has been moved from 14:00 to 12:00.

In a media statement released on Thursday, SARU confirmed that Friday’s conference has been advanced by two hours to 12:00, following the expected conclusion of SARU's Special General Meeting at the Sports Science Institute of South Africa in Newlands, Cape Town.

Heyneke Meyer is the overwhelming favourite to be named as Peter de Villiers's successor. 

SuperSport Blitz (channel 200) will broadcast the announcement live.

Read more on:    springbok coach  |  heyneke meyer  |  saru

What To Read Next


Read News24’s Comments Policy publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

Comment on this story
Comments have been closed for this article.
Live Video Streaming
Video Highlights
Sport Talk

Love 2 Meet
English Premiership flutter

Take Sport24's "expert" tips at your peril...


With the Absa Premiership in full swing, who will be crowned champions when all is said and done? Will Mamelodi Sundowns defend their title? Or can Kaizer Chiefs, Orlando Pirates or Bidvest Wits mount a serious challenge? Stay glued to Sport24 to find out!

Latest blogs

How will the Springboks fare in their three end of year tour Tests against England, Italy and Wales?

Twitter Follow Sport24 on Twitter

Facebook "Like" Sport24's Facebook page

WIN Enter and win with Sport24!

BlackBerry Stay in the loop on your BlackBerry

RSS Feeds Sport news delivered really simply.

There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.