Rugby Championship

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

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

World Rugby, tell Euro clubs to buzz off!

FRESH TAKE: European clubs have actively discouraged Willie le Roux and Faf de Klerk from playing Test rugby, JOSHUA BROWN wonders why World Rugby hasn’t stepped in. READ MORE

Joshua Brown

Bosch is nowhere

For the first time in his rugby life, Curwin Bosch is out of favour, MIKE GREENAWAY details why one of South Africa’s most talented players isn’t in the Springbok squad. READ MORE

Mike Greenaway

Rassie’s burden: can Boks beat NZ?

Few Bok coaches have enjoyed a better honeymoon period than Rassie Erasmus, but SIMNIKIWE XABANISA says two dates with the All Blacks could make or break the marriage.  READ MORE

Simnikiwe Xabanisa

Rassie coasting to RWC – Jake

JAKE WHITE says it tells a story that, while other national coaches are on the hot seat, Rassie Erasmus has coolly released Duane Vermeulen for the Rugby Championship.  READ MORE

Jake White

No playoffs good for Boks?

There’s a good chance that a South African team won’t feature in the Super Rugby semi-finals, GAVIN RICH highlights the potential silver lining for the Springboks. READ MORE

Gavin Rich

Elton playing for Bok survival

A bumbling Elton Jantjies was jeered at Newlands, MIKE GREENAWAY says the Lions pivot will view this week’s flyhalf duel with Rob du Preez as a chance to save his Test career. READ MORE

Mike Greenaway

Law tweaks to tidy up the game

Changes to the scrum, tackle and ruck are on the horizon for Super Rugby and the Rugby championship as World Rugby’s 2017 law amendments come online in the Southern Hemisphere this season. READ MORE

All Out Rugby Staff Writer

The darkest day in Bok history

A 2017 Rugby Championship campaign that will be remembered for South Africa’s biggest ever defeat also featured a brave loss against the All Blacks at Newlands. READ MORE

All Out Rugby Staff Writer