rugby world cup

Why is Pollard in NZ?

The AOR team debates the logic of hauling Handre Pollard back to NZ to face the Highlanders when the World Cup is just round the corner.  READ MORE

Big Debate

Jantjies has earned Bok shot

FRESH TAKE: Rassie Erasmus must stay true to his word and reward Herschel Jantjies with a Bok call-up, writes ANGUS OPPERMAN. READ MORE

Angus Opperman

Who has RWC edge?

DAN RETIEF compares schedules to get a bead on the 2019 Rugby World Cup contenders. READ MORE

Dan Retief

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

Ready for World League?

Rugby as you know it is coming to the end of its shelf life. The game’s top brass will meet in Los Angeles this week to discuss repackaging the game for global distribution. READ MORE

All Out Rugby Staff Writer

England to block RWC prep?

England’s Premier Rugby Limited (PRL) is threatening to deny Test players leave to prepare for the Rugby World Cup, if an insurance dispute isn’t solved. READ MORE

All Out Rugby Staff Writer

These Boks were… fun!

FRESH TAKE: Even though mediocrity makes him queasy, KEBA MOTHOAGAE says the Boks made progress during a rollercoaster 2018 season that was a thrilling ride. READ MORE

Keba Mothoagae

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

Rassie’s Boks ready for RWC – Jake

JAKE WHITE says results this year already confirm that Rassie Erasmus has successfully restored the Boks to a position where they will be contenders at the 2019 Rugby World Cup. READ MORE

Jake White