Nico Janse van Rensburg rugby player
Nico Janse van Rensburg rugby player

Nico Janse van Rensburg

6th May 1994 1.99m/110kg No 5 Lock

Janse van Rensburg out of Rugby Championship

10 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Springbok lock Nicolaas Janse van Rensburg will miss the remainder Championship after being forced to withdraw from the squad due to personal reasons.     Janse van Rensburg, who made his...

SA vs ARG: Top stats performers tackles, turnovers & more

11 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Springboks made it two from two against Los Pumas in this year’s Rugby Championship after despatching the latter 29-10 in Port Elizabeth on Saturday evening.    It was another dominant...

PLAYER RATINGS: Argentina 10-29 South Africa

11 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

South Africa are now unbeaten for five consecutive Rugby Championship matches for the first time since 2009 following Saturday's 29-10 defeat of Argentina.   A first half dictated by the boot of...

Stats & Facts: Argentina v South Africa

11 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

South Africa and Argentina face off for the second time in the Rugby Championship this weekend.   We take a look at the stats and facts ahead of the clash.   Although South Africa are hosting...

Nienaber rings changes once again

11 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Springbok coach Jacques Nienaber has made wholesale changes to the team for the second Castle Lager Rugby Championship Test against Argentina, while Lood de Jager will run out for his 50th cap, Marvin...

Springboks switch focus to Rugby Championship

11 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Springboks arrived in Nelson Mandela Bay on Sunday with their focus set firmly on the Rugby Championship against Argentina, Australia and New Zealand.   This comes after the Boks wrapped...

Elton Jantjies captains new-look SA ‘A’ team

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Springbok coach Jacques Nienaber made wholesale changes to South Africa ‘A’ for their clash against the Vodacom Bulls at Cape Town Stadium on Saturday, with flyhalf Elton Jantjies leading the...

South Africa A Player Ratings v The British & Irish Lions

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

  The British and Irish Lions suffered their first defeat of their tour of South Africa, going down 17-13 to a Springboks 'A' side in Cape Town.   Here is how we rated the hosts.        15....

PREVIEW: Lions in roaring form and relishing South Africa A challenge

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Coronavirus cases in the South Africa camp have left the Springboks short of match practice, with a strong A side named against the Lions.   The British and Irish Lions expect to see their seven-match...

Lukhanyo Am to lead strong SA 'A' team to face B&I Lions

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Springbok coach Jacques Nienaber named 18 Rugby World Cup winners in a strong South Africa ‘A’ team captained by Lukhanyo Am for their clash with the British & Irish Lions in a Castle Lager...