new zealand

Blitzboks must man up – Branco

Veteran playmaker Branco du Preez has challenged the Blitzboks to step up and deliver dominant hits against New Zealand at the Cape Town Sevens on Saturday.  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

Bulls chase Theron

FRESH TAKE: As Junior Boks coach, Dawie Theron notched up multiple wins against NZ and coached a raft of current Bulls players, DARYN KATZ wants him installed at Loftus. READ MORE

Daryn Katz

Can Rassie quit and keep his job?

If the Boks’ results are so poor that coach Rassie Erasmus could lose his job, how willl he justify staying on as director of rugby, asks BRENDEN NEL. READ MORE

Brenden Nel

Are All Blacks the Bok yardstick?

Springbok fans are shuddering at the prospect of a heavy defeat in Wellington, the AOR team debates whether it’s reasonable to measure SA against the All Blacks. READ MORE

Big Debate

Swys weary of whinging Kiwis

Having happily exploited a tournament that favoured New Zealand for 20 years, the Kiwis are up in arms about Super Rugby’s current playoff format, BRENDEN NEL is over it. READ MORE

Brenden Nel

Rugby values breed success – Jake

JAKE WHITE attributes the Jaguares’ emergence as playoff contenders to the rugby ethos that Argentina has in common with New Zealand, and which appears to be lacking in SA. READ MORE

Jake White

Will rugby ban jumping?

FRESH TAKE: Something’s got to give, DAWIE BOONZAAIER says the game can’t afford to have blockbuster matches decided by star players being sent off for contesting high-balls. READ MORE

Dawie Boonzaaier

Rassie primes SA for moment of truth

While Bok fans have been dazzled by wins against England, coach Rassie Erasmus is quietly preparing supporters for a possible meltdown in New Zealand, writes BRENDEN NEL. READ MORE

Brenden Nel

Eddie looks past looming All Blacks

In arguably the most anticipated Test of next season, England will host New Zealand at Twickenham in November. Eddie Jones has his mind set on a more important clash with the world champions. READ MORE

All Out Rugby Staff Writer

Reel Rugby

HIGHLIGHTS: The Boks demolished Italy in Padova, Scotland hammered the Wallabies, the All Blacks suppressed Wales and Ireland held off a Pumas fightback. READ MORE

All Out Rugby Staff Writer