Francois Steyn rugby player
Francois Steyn rugby player

Francois Steyn

14th May 1987 1.91m/112kg Inside Centre

Moerat earns Springbok call-up for UK tour

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Former SA Schools and Junior Springbok captain Salmaan Moerat has earned his first Springbok call-up in a squad of 32 players named by Springbok coach Jacques Nienaber on Tuesday for the Castle Lager Outgoing...

Nienaber applauds bench impact and explains early front row substitutions

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

 Springbok coach Jacques Nienaber said their 31-29 win over New Zealand in the final Lager Rugby Championship match of 2021 will provide some valuable momentum for South Africa during the forthcoming...

Stats & Facts: South Africa v New Zealand

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

South Africa and New Zealand face off in the final match of the Rugby Championship on Saturday.   We take a look at some of the stats and facts ahead of the clash.   688 - Beauden Barrett...

Nché, Wiese drafted in for Boks’ closing Rugby Champs clash

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Springbok coach Jacques Nienaber made two injury-enforced changes to his matchday squad for their final Castle Lager Rugby Championship clash against the All Blacks in Gold Coast, with Ox Nché earning...

Springbok Player Ratings v New Zealand - 100th Test

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Springboks' slipped to a narrow 19-17 loss to the All Blacks in the 100th meeting between the two sides on Saturday.   The victory for New Zealand sees them claim the Rugby Championship title...

Nienaber banks on experience for New Zealand Test

4 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Springbok coach Jacques Nienaber has recalled the experienced trio of Lood de Jager, Elton Jantjies and Frans Steyn for Saturday’s Castle Lager Rugby Championship Test against New Zealand in Townsville,...

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

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

A new-look Springbok team brushed aside Los Pumas 32-12 at the Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium. A highly physical affair, the Boks showed good determination and composure as they slowly but surely edged Argentina...

Rugby Championship Team Of The Week - Round One

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Round one of The Rugby Championship is done and dusted with the Springboks and All Blacks both claiming convincing victories over Los Pumas and the Wallabies respectively.   New Zealand made it...

Debut on the cards for Jaden Hendrikse, Jantjies ruled out

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Jaden Hendrikse has been called up to the Springbok bench for Saturday’s Rugby Championship Test against Argentina in Nelson Mandela Bay following the withdrawal of Herschel Jantjies due to injury.   Jantjies...

Stats & Facts: South Africa v Argentina

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

A look at the head to head stats and facts for the second game of the Rugby Championship.   SOUTH AFRICA v ARGENTINA – NELSON MANDELA BAY STADIUM, PORT ELIZABETH – KO 17:05 (16:05...