Mar 8, 2014: The Crusaders scraped a 14-13 win over the Stormers in Christchurch to post their first win of the Super Rugby season and maintain a proud 13-year record
Feb 13, 2014: Jean de Villiers scooped the South African Rugby Player of the Year award on Wednesday evening
Jan 15, 2014: Jean de Villiers will captain the Stormers in 2014, with Schalk Burger his deputy, with the pair to "share the leadership" in order to get the best out of each of the Springboks stars
Jan 4, 2014: The Proteas defeat the Springboks by 14 runs in their Twenty20 cricket challenge at Newlands in Cape Town on Friday
Dec 11, 2013: Francois Pienaar and Jean de Villiers, Springboks captains past and present, reflect on the life and times of Nelson Mandela as South Africa pays tribute to Madiba at a memorial service
South Africa v New Zealand, Rugby Championship
Oct 1, 2013: The Springboks believe the breakdown area is where their greatest chance of success lies in the Rugby Championship decider at Ellis Park on Sunday (AEDT).
South Africa 28-8 Australia, Rugby Championship
Sep 29, 2013: Heyneke Meyer is happy just to beat Australia at Newlands, saying victory kept alive their chance of winning The Rugby Championship
Sep 18, 2013: All Blacks coach Steve Hansen will take charge of the Barbarians' end-of-year match against Fiji at Twickenham
New Zealand v South Africa, Rugby Championship
Sep 13, 2013: South Africa produce a performance from the top drawer if they are to claim victory over the All Blacks in The Rugby Championship, Jean de Villiers says
Aug 26, 2013: South Africa skipper Jean de Villiers admitted on Monday that an unimpressive win over Argentina was a timely reminder the Springboks must improve before tackling Australia and New Zealand during September
The Rugby Championship - South Africa v Argentina
Aug 17, 2013: South Africa will have an outline image of Nelson Mandela on the sleeve of their shirts when they tackle Argentina in the Rugby Championship on Saturday
Star Men - #Top15
Jul 23, 2013: Who gets the nod for the ESPNscrum's Super Rugby Team of the Season? Brett McKay goes over his notes - do you agree with his selections?
Super Rugby Star Men
May 7, 2013: Israel Folau, Jean de Villiers, Steven Luatua and Hugh Pyle headline our Super Rugby team of the week for round 12. Which players caught your eye?
England v South Africa, Twickenham, November 24
Nov 19, 2012: South Africa captain Jean de Villiers will lead his side into battle against England on Saturday with a glowing endorsement of his leadership skills from coach Heyneke Meyer ringing in his ears
The Sin Bin
Oct 5, 2012: The latest edition of Sin Bin takes in beer spillages, Mike Pyke, Mark Durden-Smith getting "owned", Johan Goosen meeting his hero and a trans-Tasman meal
Sep 20, 2012: There is nothing quite like a great tackle to lift a game and a crowd to its feet and in the wake of Adam Ashley-Cooper's heroics, Scrum Sevens celebrates some of the best
Australia v South Africa, Rugby Championship, Perth
Sep 7, 2012: South Africa captain Jean de Villiers expects no less a challenge from Australia in Perth on Saturday despite Robbie Deans' team having already slipped to two losses in the Rugby Championship
The Rugby Championship
Aug 30, 2012: South Africa captain Jean de Villiers has demanded his side bounce back to top form in the Rugby Championship after escaping with a 16-16 draw in their most recent outing with newcomers Argentina
Argentina 16-16 South Africa, Rugby Championship
Aug 26, 2012: South Africa coach Heyneke Meyer branded his side's 16-16 draw with Argentina as "unacceptable" and said they had "let the country down".
South African Rugby
Jun 29, 2012: "He is unlikely to resort to outrageous story-telling. But he will continue to speak a language that mixes rugby, philosophy, religion and passion." Firdose Moonda profiles the Springboks coach Heyneke Meyer