Rugby Championship

Currie Cup weakens Boks

FRESH TAKE: DAWIE BOONZAAIER’s worst fears are realised in a comparison of the current quality of Currie Cup defence to the standard delivered when the Boks were world champions. READ MORE

Dawie Boonzaaier

Nothing wrong with Bok rugby – Jake

Test matches between top teams are won without the ball and South Africans love to tackle, JAKE WHITE says it’s time to stop being shy about playing to our strengths. READ MORE

Jake White

Black day beckons for Boks

The All Blacks are especially lethal after a halftime puff, and that doesn’t bode well for a physically and mentally susceptible Springbok side, writes JON CARDINELLI. READ MORE

Jon Cardinelli

Play time over, win at all costs

MIKE GREENAWAY wants Rassie Erasmus to stop coaching like he’s chasing butterflies and focus on the single-minded objective he had as a Springbok player – winning. READ MORE

Mike Greenaway

Three quick fixes for Boks

The Rassie Erasmus era has stalled after a promising launch, the AOR team debates three changes to jumpstart the Boks when the Rugby Championship resumes in Brisbane. READ MORE

Big Debate

Pumas gave Boks the chop!

OOM RUGBY shows how Argentina cut down Springbok ball-carriers in Mendoza with pairs of defenders taking a high-low approach to the tackle situation.  READ MORE

Oom Rugby

Bok fans, buckle up!

Mendoza exposed flaws that the Boks have been hiding all season, BRENDEN NEL warns supporters to prepare for a nightmare tour of Australasia. READ MORE

Brenden Nel

World Rugby ignores Sanzaar cracks

CRAIG RAY can’t relate to World Rugby’s marketing expedition to India when nothing is being done to fix the issues plaguing the traditional powerhouses. READ MORE

Craig Ray

Wrinkles for Rassie to iron out

FRESH TAKE: The 2018 Rugby Championship has arrived, DAWIE BOONZAAIER looks at five areas that Springbok coach Rassie Erasmus will be keeping a close eye on. READ MORE

Dawie Boonzaaier

Rugby blind to what fans want

Shallow marketing campaigns do little to make players relatable to fans, GAVIN RICH says this explains the growing apathy towards rugby. READ MORE

Gavin Rich

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

Bok tanks rumble in close combat

South Africa veered from the modern style of attack against England, OOM RUGBY shows how the Boks may use their big guns during the Rugby Championship. READ MORE

Oom Rugby