Bjorn Basson

Basson, Ralepelle cleared
Friday 28th January 08:32

Bjorn Basson and Chiliboy Ralepelle are free to play again after they were exonerated for testing positive for a banned substance.

Decision on Bok duo delayed
Tuesday 25th January 13:50

Bjorn Basson and Chiliboy Ralepelle have to wait for a verdict after a hearing reserved judgement over their positive drugs tests.

Bok duo to face hearing
Wednesday 12th January 16:23

South African internationals Bjorn Basson and Chiliboy Ralepelle will face a judicial committee in Cape Town on Januray 25.

Bok positives confirmed
Monday 13th December 15:02

The SARU have announced that the B samples of Bjorn Basson and Chiliboy Ralepelle confirm their positive drug tests.

Basson pleads innocence
Wednesday 17th November 11:07

Bjorn Basson has protested his innocence after failing a drugs test and says he does not know how the substance entered his system.

Bok duo fail drugs test
Monday 15th November 13:34

Bjorn Basson and Chiliboy Ralepelle will both be sent home from South Africa's squad after testing positive for a banned stimulant.

Basson opts for the Bulls
Tuesday 21st September 08:39

The Bulls have won the race to secure the signature of Griquas winger Bjorn Basson on a one-year deal.

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