BJ Botha

RaboDirect Pro 12: Munster prop BJ Botha ruled out for four weeks with medial ligament tear
Wednesday 4th September 15:03

Munster tighthead BJ Botha has been ruled out for the opening month of the season after suffering a medial ligament tear.

Munster confirm Botha deal
Saturday 26th February 09:55

Munster have announced the signing of South African prop BJ Botha from Ulster at the end of the season.

Lions close in on James
Monday 31st January 14:43

The Lions are on the verge of completing a deal to sign South Africa fly-half Butch James from Bath, according to reports.

Ulster complete Botha deal
Thursday 14th August 13:09

Ulster have confirmed that Springboks prop BJ Botha has agreed a three-year deal after passing a medical.

Double injury blow for Boks
Monday 22nd May 07:34

Bakkies Botha and Bryan Habana will both miss South Africa's June Test series against Scotland.

Features

Phil Edwards explains why England's World Cup dreams will not be over if they lose their next two games

Phil Edwards explains why England's World Cup dreams will not be over if they lose their next two games

If England are to have any chance of launching a successful assault on the Everest that is next year's World Cup, then the widespread feeling seems to be that they simply have to win their next two games.

Pro12 Highlights

Pro12 Highlights

Highlights of all the Pro12 action, including Ulster's win over the Ospreys and Treviso's draw with Leinster.

Back Ireland to continue their winning ways

Back Ireland to continue their winning ways

It has been fairly even between Ireland and Australia in the last six meetings, three wins to Australia, two Irish victories and a draw, but recent form comes down in Ireland’s favour, with eight wins from nine contrasting to Australia's three victories in nine.

Experts & Blogs

Phil Edwards

Phil Edwards

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