Blitzboks, not All Blacks, the talk of Cape Town

2017-12-07 12:34

The excitement ahead of the Cape Town Sevens rivals the rugby fever felt when the All Blacks were in the city, writes Mark Keohane.

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Mark Keohane

Kids don't win RWCs, get back Duane, Frans!

2017-11-30 07:47

Duane Vermeulen and Frans Steyn must be part of the Springbok set-up if the team is to be successful at the 2019 Rugby World Cup, Mark Keohane believes.

 
Mark Keohane

I'd happily take a 1-point win!

2017-11-09 10:33

Mark Keohane has hope, but foresees Ireland beating the Springboks in their Test in Dublin this weekend.

 
Mark Keohane

No current Bok would make 2007 team!

2017-10-20 09:36

Upon the 10th anniversary of SA's second RWC win, Mark Keohane reckons no member of the current side would have featured in 2007.

 
Mark Keohane

Boks will beat Wallabies, but...

2017-09-28 12:06

Mark Keohane believes the Springboks will beat the Wallabies but remains unconvinced in the team's ability to be world beaters.

 
Mark Keohane

Win or lose in Perth, Boks have made progress!

2017-09-07 10:28

Heading into their Test in Perth, Mark Keohane says there is little to choose between the Springboks and Wallabies.

 
Mark Keohane

Deon Davids is SA rugby’s unsung coaching hero

2017-08-16 11:12

Kings coach Deon Davids deserved as much praise as Johan Ackermann for what he achieved in Super Rugby, Mark Keohane reckons.

 
Mark Keohane

Jantjies the man to lead Lions to glory

2017-07-27 13:18

Jantjies, in the last two seasons, has been South Africa’s most impressive and consistent performer at flyhalf in Super Rugby, writes Mark Keohane.

 
Mark Keohane

Kings to bow out with historic Bulls victory

2017-07-05 08:44

There would be no better way for the Kings to close their Super Rugby chapter with a first ever win against the Bulls in Pretoria, writes Mark Keohane.

 
Mark Keohane

Why Rassie is the man to take Boks forward

2017-11-23 11:01

Rassie Erasmus will have enough time to make the Springboks contenders at the 2019 World Cup, Mark Keohane believes.

 
Mark Keohane

To vote against SA's bid would be an insult

2017-11-01 10:18

World Rugby risks its credibility being shot to pieces if the body's General Council does not endorse SA's hosting of the 2023 RWC, says Mark Keohane.

 
Mark Keohane

Dublin is D-Day for Boks

2017-10-11 09:57

The Springboks' Test against Ireland in Dublin will define their 2017 season, Mark Keohane believes.

 
Mark Keohane

Bok changes won't spell panic

2017-09-20 12:35

Honest reflection and change is not to be confused with panic when it comes to selecting the Bok squad for the remaining Rugby Championship matches, says Mark Keohane.

 
Mark Keohane

Etzebeth is the right choice for Bok captain!

2017-09-01 08:52

Allister Coetzee made the right decision to name Eben Etzebeth as Springbok captain in Warren Whiteley's absence, Mark Keohane believes.

 
Mark Keohane

Springboks should target 4 wins

2017-08-10 14:35

The expectation of the Springboks in the Rugby Championship has to be four wins from six, writes Mark Keohane.

 
Mark Keohane

Stormers WILL reach Super Rugby semis!

2017-07-19 12:34

Mark Keohane picks the Stormers to beat the Chiefs in Saturday's Super Rugby quarter-final at Newlands.

 
Mark Keohane

Jantjies has graduated to a Test flyhalf

2017-06-29 10:46

Elton Jantjies purred in the Springboks’ three-Test series win against the French, Mark Keohane reckons.

 
Mark Keohane

Paris glory won't erase Albany and Dublin gore

2017-11-17 08:27

The short-term gain of a win against France won’t erase the 2017 Springboks pain of Albany and Dublin, writes Mark Keohane.

 
Mark Keohane

Bosch will win Currie Cup final for Sharks

2017-10-26 10:06

Curwin Bosch's temperament and drop kicking prowess will win the Currie Cup final for the Sharks, Mark Keohane predicts.

 
Mark Keohane

All Blacks' lack of desire gives Boks a sniff

2017-10-04 14:00

A lack of desire could halt the All Blacks in their Test against the Springboks at Newlands, Mark Keohane believes.

 
Mark Keohane

Boks will run All Blacks close

2017-09-14 10:47

The Springboks in 2017 have won back respect and Mark Keohane expects them to run the All Blacks very close in Albany.

 
Mark Keohane

Kriel sets example others should follow

2017-08-23 10:02

Jaco Kriel's rise to the top should be an example for South African rugby players to follow, Mark Keohane believes.

 
Mark Keohane

Combrinck to lead Lions to Super Rugby title

2017-08-03 11:21

Ruan Combrinck will help the Lions win a first ever professional Super Rugby title and also play his way back into the Bok squad, Mark Keohane predicts.

 
Mark Keohane

Stormers need to back youngster Willemse

2017-07-12 12:17

Mark Keohane hopes Stormers coach Robbie Fleck will pick youngster Damian Willemse in their Super Rugby quarter-final.

 
Mark Keohane

Serfontein, Mostert the Bok standouts

2017-06-21 10:50

Centre Jan Serfontein has been a revelation for the Springboks, with lock Franco Mostert the pick of the forwards, writes Mark Keohane.

 
 

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