Former World Cup-winning captain John Smit reflects on his first-hand experience of the Springboks’ success in 2019, touches on the dual role of hookers Bongi Mbonambi and Malcolm Marx while agreeing the national side could be set for long-term success.
The Vodacom Bulls are set to continue their activity in the transfer market with Springbok hooker Bongi Mbonambi among their targeted signings.
Take a look at this inspiring message from members of the World Cup-winning Springbok squad following the launch of a charity initiative to raise funds for hunger alleviation, through a raffle of cherished team memorabilia.
In the final instalment of a three-part series on Bongi Mbonambi, the Springbok hooker reflects on the 2019 World Cup campaign, Siya Kolisi’s inspirational leadership, and Jacques Nienaber’s ambitions for 2020 and beyond. JON CARDINELLI reports.
In the second installment of a three-part series on Bongi Mbonambi, the Springbok hooker opens up about a career-threatening appendectomy and the white lie he told Rassie Erasmus before the Test series against England in 2018. JON CARDINELLI reports.
Check out the video footage from the second instalment of the Springboks’ World Cup trophy parade in the Eastern Cape on Wednesday.
Stormers and Springbok flank Pieter-Steph du Toit reportedly underwent a second procedure on Monday to drain blood from his upper leg.
The Stormers have been hit by a massive blow as hooker Bongi Mbonambi is unlikely to be involved in the rest of their Vodacom Super Rugby campaign.
Stormers coach John Dobson says there is concern over the injuries suffered by captain Siya Kolisi and hooker Bongi Mbonambi in the win over the Hurricanes on Saturday.
Bongi Mbonambi says that the Springbok-laden Stormers are determined to mark their final season at Newlands with a Vodacom Super Rugby title. JON CARDINELLI reports.