tony stoops

Posts by tony stoops for Artilces:

SWD UNDER 18 TEAMS FOR 2019 ANNOUNCED

Quaggas on the move !  Scrumhalf Abré Minnie (extreme left) arrives to support team-mate inside centre Gerhard Ackerman during Outeniqua’s 23-17 home win over Oakdale on Saturday 18 May 2019. ...

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STRONG FINISH SEALS IT FOR ’BOSCH

And down comes the heavy timber !  Bishops lock Sam Rudston (with sweatband) is tackled by a Wynberg defender during the Platinum Blues' 60-40 victory at Hawthornden on Saturday 18...

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MARKOTTER HOSTS THE FIRST OF THE SUPERCLASHES

Don’t get in the way of a freight train !  Paarl Boys’ High no. 8 Gideon van Wyk (left) and flyhalf Kian Meadon (10) try in vain to halt the...

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BULLDOGS HIT A BRICK WALL

Eyes down and looking !  The Parel Vallei forwards hit a ruck in search of the ball during their team’s 17-24 home defeat on Saturday 27 April 2019.  (photo: Caitlyn...

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LOCAL IS LEKKER ? BETTER HOPE SO !

Ford reliability !  Bishops centre Mikey Ford tries to break free from a SACS defender during the Platinum Blues’ 39-21 away win on Saturday 4 May 2019.  (photo: Caleb Bjergfelt)

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THE MIGHTY MAROONS CROWN AN AWESOME WEEKEND

“Ain’t nothin’s gonna stop me now !”  Labori tighthead Stefan Roworth heads for the tryline during his team’s 15-16 defeat against Klerksdorp's Schoonspruit at the Arthur Johnson Week in Mossel...

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WILDEKLAWER PLUS LOCAL DERBY EXCITEMENT

Watch out, Bishops !  SACS lock Enos Ndiao torments the Kingswood defence during his side’s 20-10 victory at the recent St Stithian’s Easter Festival.  (Photo: Kim Kreymborg)

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DURBEEZ COMFORTABLY OUTMUSCLE BLACKIES

Man of the moment.  Paul Roos flyhalf Kade Wolhuter is one of the keys to his side's chances of success at the current SANIX tournament in Japan.

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CALM BEFORE THE WILDEKLAWER STORM

“Come to papa !”  Boland Landbou scrumhalf Jacques Theron (centre) waits impatiently for the ball as Rondebosch’s Dalvon Blood (13), Ishma-eel Safodien (9) and Lukhanyo Vokozela (right)close in.  Bosch won...

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AN IMPRESSIVE EASTER REPORT CARD, GUYS !

The mighty Quan !  Paarl Boys’ High outside centre Quan Horn (left) neatly outpaces an Outeniqua defender in his side’s 34-26 home win on Saturday 6 April 2019.  (photo: Deborah...

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BOSCH FLAY THE FARMERS

“This bloke must weigh a blooming ton !”  Bishops full-back Matt Lennett tries unsuccessfully to bring down a Bellville opponent during his side’s 48-20 away win on Saturday 13 April...

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LIFE JUST GETS TOUGHER FOR ’BOSCH

Slippery as the proverbial eel.  Bishops scrumhalf Liam Kloosman tries to wriggle his way around Paarl Gym hooker Liam Compion (2) during the visitors’ 31-10 win on the Piley Rees...

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GYM PUT THE SQUEEZE ON BISHOPS

“Not this time, lads !”  Elusive Paarl Gym right wing Curwin Gertse evades the clutches of two tacklers in his side’s emphatic 41-12 win over Hartpury College on Friday 29...

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FLASHPOINT RONDEBOSCH

And the Maroon Machine just marches on !  Paul Roos tighthead Corné Weilbach ploughs his way through several Southland players during his side’s massive 93-5 victoryon Wednesday 27 March 2019,...

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AS THE DUST FINALLY SETTLES….

"Where are one’s team-mates when one really needs them ?"  A President player prepares to offload the ball as two Namaqualand tacklers close in during the Vrijzee side’s 10-7 victory...

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MORE FESTIVALS THAN THE FESTIVE SEASON !

Is this what they mean by “koppestamp” ?  Hopefield no. 8 JP Smit (in green jersey) and Overberg captain Johan van Dyk look set for a collision at a scrum...

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BOISHAAI GIVE DONKEYS A FIVE-STAR THRASHING

Battling for the ball.  Klein Nederburg (light blue jerseys) and Albert Myburgh forwards contest a line-out during the Paarl side’s 8-0 win at Porterville on Saturday 9 March 2019.

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FARMERS HIT THE GROUND RUNNING

Will they even miss him ?  Although versatile Stellenberg hooker-cum-eighthman Josh Muller, pictured here scoring against Milnerton last season, may have contributed ten tries in 2018, his final year at...

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CAN OUR SCHOOLBOYS SAVE WESTERN CAPE RUGBY ?

“Whoa !  Look at the size of him; and he’s just the scrumhalf !”  Several Charlie Hofmeyr players can’t help staring at Hermanus scrumhalf Aphelele Madaka (9) during their 12-24...

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HOPEFIELD : FULFILLING HOPES

The driving force.  Coach Jean Rossouw, 2019 vice-captain JP Smit, captain Nathan Engelbrecht and proud principal Wehan Fourie pose with the TSRF floating trophy the Hopefield 1st XV received for...

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