Rassie Erasmus

Bok glass is half full

The Boks were one layer of Dubbin away from losing in Paris, but the match stats will have Rassie Erasmus sipping from a beer glass half full, writes TANK LANNING. READ MORE

Tank Lanning

STAT ATTACK: France vs Springboks

In an incredibly tight contest that was decided in the final minute, the Boks carried less, made more errors and kicked less, yet sneaked a win over France in Paris. READ MORE

All Out Rugby

Is Rassie writing cheques he can’t cash?

Rassie Erasmus has done a great job of selling his Bok quest to stakeholders, but SIMNIKIWE XABANISA worries that these deals may come at too great a price. READ MORE

Simnikiwe Xabanisa

Drop Pollard in Paris?

The AOR team debates whether to drop Handre Pollard from the team to face France this week in one of several tweaks to gauge the quality of the Boks’ depth. READ MORE

Big Debate

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

Rassie to coach Bulls – Jake

As Bulls head coach, Rassie Erasmus would get the most out of Victor Matfield and a host of Boks who may therefore opt to stay after RWC 2019, writes JAKE WHITE. READ MORE

Jake White

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

No Bok spot for Vermaak

Trevor Nyakane and Thomas du Toit will switch back to loosehead prop for the Bok tour to Europe, leaving no space for WP’s Alistair Vermaak, the form Currie Cup prop. READ MORE

All Out Rugby Staff Writer

Final shot at Bok tour

FRESH TAKE: The Currie Cup final doubles as a last chance for the likes of Akker van der Merwe and JD Schickerling to book a seat on the November tour to Europe, writes DAWIE BOONZAAIER. READ MORE

Dawie Boonzaaier

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

Stare down Euro clubs

As UK clubs attempt to dictate the terms of Willie le Roux and Faf de Klerk’s availability to the Springboks, STEPHEN NELL says it’s time for SA Rugby to push back. READ MORE

Stephen Nell