England

RWC bar has been raised

Wales’ Six Nations celebrations confirmed that the 2019 Rugby World Cup race is wide open and the Springboks will have to respond accordingly, writes MIKE GREENAWAY. READ MORE

Mike Greenaway

Mitchell gives England a rush

OOM RUGBY shows how former Bulls coach John Mitchell armed England’s defence with the tools to dictate terms against Ireland in Dublin.  READ MORE

Oom Rugby

Eddie’s got it tough – Ackers

Johan Ackermann has first-hand experience of the challenges facing England coach Eddie Jones heading into the 2019 Six Nations Championship. READ MORE

All Out Rugby Staff Writer

Winning beats whining

The Boks have reason to feel hard done by, but STEPHEN NELL’s experience tells him that crushing the next scoreboard is far more rewarding than having a long face.  READ MORE

Stephen Nell

Boks needed Willemse on the ball

OOM RUGBY grabs a few screenshots from Twickenham to show how the Boks wasted their opportunities by having the wrong players at first receiver.  READ MORE

Oom Rugby

Boks to blame, not ref

STAT ATTACK: England were giving away penalties like fatty droewors at a Banting convention, yet the Boks still found a way to lose! We take a gander at the match stats to find out why.  READ MORE

Tank Lanning

STAT ATTACK: England vs Springboks

Let all the talk of Owen Farrell’s last-minute tackle on Andre Esterhuizen not take away from what the match stats confirm: this was a game the Boks should have put away much earlier. READ MORE

All Out Rugby

Handre solo at Twickers

Handre Pollard is set to stand alone in a shootout against veteran England halfbacks Ben Youngs and Owen Farrell at Twickenham, writes VLOK CILLIERS. READ MORE

Vlok Cilliers

Will “simple” Boks surprise Eddie?

DAN RETIEF is hopeful the Boks make Eddie Jones eat his words on Saturday when they line up at icy Twickenham for South Africa’s fourth Test against England this year.  READ MORE

Dan Retief

Mitch behind Bulls’ last stand

GAVIN RICH recognised John Mitchell’s handiwork in the rush defence and attacking tempo that carried the Bulls to within a whisker of an epic upset in the Newlands semi-final. 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