Eben Etzebeth

Rassie gambling on Wellington double?

FRESH TAKE: DAWIE BOONZAAIER considers the opportunity cost of going all out to beat the All Blacks this month when several players in the Bok squad still need to be evaluated before the World Cup. READ MORE

Dawie Boonzaaier

Rassie, beware battered Boks

FRESH TAKE: As the list of injured Springboks grows, DEVIN HERMANUS issues a timely reminder about the perils of picking crocked players. READ MORE

Devin Hermanus

Stormers are out of shape

OOM RUGBY breaks down the film to find out why the Stormers have scored the fewest tries in Super Rugby. READ MORE

Oom Rugby

Willemse exploits gung-ho Sharks

STAT ATTACK: Damian Willemse’s intercept-try summarised a scruffy Super Rugby derby between the Stormers and Sharks that defaulted to the team with the lower error-rate. READ MORE

All Out Rugby Staff Writer

Toxic rugby drives Bok exodus

SA unions cannot match big-money offers made by overseas clubs, but BRENDEN NEL says it would be harder for top players to leave if our house was in order. READ MORE

Brenden Nel

Give SA players a tax break – Brits

Schalk Brits wants tax breaks for professional rugby players to be part of a solution to slow the exodus to more lucrative opportunities in the Northern Hemisphere.  READ MORE

All Out Rugby Staff Writer

Eben hits the jackpot

Eben Etzebeth is set to become the most well-paid South African rugby player in Springbok history after signing a mega-deal with Toulon. READ MORE

All Out Rugby Staff Writer

Watch out Eben!

FRESH TAKE: RG Snyman has done a good job filling in for Eben Etzebeth, so good that LUDUMO NKABI thinks the Bok No4 jersey is up for grabs. READ MORE

Ludumo Nkabi

Boks must walk the walk

Instead of directing all questions to Springbok coach Rassie Erasmus, DAN RETIEF says it’s time veteran players are also held accountable for beating the All Blacks.  READ MORE

Dan Retief

Pin Eben to the pine

FRESH TAKE: The Boks need to have a good Rugby Championship, but DARYN KATZ says a fit-again Eben Etzebeth is far too valuable to rush back into front-line duty next week. READ MORE

Daryn Katz

Bok captaincy is a big deal

The obsession with the identity of the Springbok captain makes picking a leader one of the coach’s most complex assignments, writes SIMNIKIWE XABANISA  READ MORE

Simnikiwe Xabanisa