Dirty hands a must for Bok 6

Hybrid openside flankers are all the rage because, as SIMNIKIWE XABANISA explains, teams don’t see the need for a specialist fetcher until they’re unable to dominate the collisions. READ MORE

Simnikiwe Xabanisa

Bok pack needs Ashley Johnson

FRESH TAKE: With a new Springbok coach fleshing out plans to win the 2019 Rugby World Cup, DARYN KATZ says now is the time to recall rampaging Wasps utility forward, Ashley Johnson. READ MORE

Daryn Katz

Bok ride is short, Rassie beware

BRENDEN NEL warns Rassie Erasmus not to lose himself in the Springbok job but rather to give some thought to life after tasting the success and failure of Test rugby. READ MORE

Brenden Nel

Why is Wakefield on tour?

The familiar sight of WP Rugby president Thelo Wakefield shadowing the touring DHL Stormers rankles CRAIG RAY who wonders why professional rugby suffers elected officials. READ MORE

Craig Ray