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Interview with Jean de Villiers and Heyneke Meyer*

South Africa played and beat Scotland on Saturday 15 June. I wish I’d interviewed captain Jean de Villiers and coach Heyneke Meyer after the match, but I didn’t. 707 more words

WP Rugby pays tribute to Jean de Villiers

Western Province Rugby would like to wish former DHL WP and DHL Stormers captain Jean de Villiers well as he embarks on the next phase of his stellar rugby career at top English club, Leicester Tigers. 615 more words

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Burger, Biggar and broken Bokke bones: #RWC2015 Weekend 2 Highlights

The world watched with baited breath hoping Japan could match their heroics against South Africa. Michael Leitch again got through more work than a prostitute struggling to pay rent and Ayumu Goromaru proved he’s more than a place-kicker with a seismic, try-saving tackle on Tommy Seymour. 729 more words

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Jean de Villiers’ surgery completed successfully

Jean de Villiers successfully completed the first step on his return to playing rugby when he underwent surgery on his broken jaw in Cape Town on Wednesday. 95 more words

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WHY THE SPRINGBOKS ARE MORE LIKELY TO WIN THE WEBB ELLIS TROPHY NOW THAN THEY WERE LAST WEEK

How would you rate the springboks’ chances of walking away with the William Webb Ellis Trophy?
Not so highly, perhaps?

Never to be spoken of out loud and in public, I hear you mumble? 1,130 more words

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Heyneke, Victor it's a conspiracy

I don’t trust all the goings on in the Springbok camp. Jean de Villiers latest injury has ended his RWC campaign and his captaincy is expected to be handed over to Victor Matfield. 994 more words

De Villiers announces retirement from Test rugby

Springbok captain Jean de Villiers on Sunday announced his retirement from international rugby, following a jaw fracture he sustained in a Rugby World Cup Pool B match against Samoa on Saturday. 786 more words

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