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SA doesn’t need World League – Jake

JAKE WHITE would like to see the top nations revive epic tours rather than administer an overdose of matches against Aussies and Kiwis in the World League.  READ MORE

Jake White

It’s staring us in the face – Jake

JAKE WHITE says the foundation of the All Blacks’ sustained success is no secret to SA rugby – it’s right in our back yard and on TV every Monday night.  READ MORE

Jake White

Boks on track for silver medal?

A quick dive into the world rankings archive suggests that South Africa may be poised for a run at the 2019 World Cup final.  READ MORE

All Out Rugby Staff Writer

Faf: How we beat the All Blacks

Faf de Klerk has opened up on a key reason why the Boks beat the All Blacks this year, and how they plan on doing it again at the World Cup in Japan at the World Cup. READ MORE

All Out Rugby

Polynesian “Raid” swings both ways

Coach Steve Hansen freely admits the role Polynesians have played in the success of New Zealand rugby, but to see it as a one way success story would be grossly misleading. READ MORE

All Out Rugby

To haka, or not to haka?

As an expression of national identity, the haka supercedes all else in New Zealand, but with many All Blacks admitting to being “haka-ed out”, has it become too commercial? READ MORE

All Out Rugby

Only Malcolm hit the Marx

There was room for just one Springbok in the 2018 Rugby World Magazine Team of the Year selected by a global panel of rugby writers. READ MORE

All Out Rugby Staff Writer

Positive press drives All Blacks – Jake

The NZ media doesn’t just stand on the sidelines, JAKE WHITE credits Kiwi hacks for playing an active role in the All Blacks’ success by driving stories that instil confidence. READ MORE

Jake White

Defence is the decider

While pundits proclaim the merits of running rugby, BRENDEN NEL declares it a solemn truth that defence is what separates the winners from the losers. READ MORE

Brenden Nel

Safe rugby is boring rugby

GAVIN RICH warns World Rugby that the professional game is getting safer at the same rate that it’s losing appeal as a contact sport. READ MORE

Gavin Rich

Has North overtaken South?

FRESH TAKE: Rugby in the Northern Hemisphere is like a world heavyweight title fight while the game down south has the gravitas of a WWE bout, according to BRENDON SHIELDS. READ MORE

Brendon Shields

Rassie’s Boks ready for RWC – Jake

JAKE WHITE says results this year already confirm that Rassie Erasmus has successfully restored the Boks to a position where they will be contenders at the 2019 Rugby World Cup. READ MORE

Jake White