Siya Kolisi

Willemse exploits gung-ho Sharks

STAT ATTACK: Damian Willemse’s intercept-try summarised a scruffy Super Rugby derby between the Stormers and Sharks that defaulted to the team with the lower error-rate. READ MORE

All Out Rugby Staff Writer

Duane versus Stormers

The sideshow of a superhero-themed, pre-season double-header is all just fluff, writes ZELIM NEL who can’t wait to see a vengeful Duane Vermeulen in his first outing against the Stormers. READ MORE

Zelim Nel

Schoolboys: Recruitment or development?

Quite clearly schools are recruiting. And quite clearly they are stacking. But in an era of dwindling player numbers, are they not also offering these boys an incredible opportunity? READ MORE

Tank Lanning

Madiba wouldn’t support quotas – Kolisi

Springbok captain Siya Kolisi believes the quota system does more harm than good and he’s confident that Nelson Mandela would have been in his corner on the matter.  READ MORE

All Out Rugby Staff Writer

2018 ends with questions, not answers

The November tour was supposed to confirm SA’s readiness for Japan 2019, but the Boks came home with a suitcase full of red flags, writes ZELIM NEL.  READ MORE

Zelim Nel

All Blacks exploited tiny margins

OOM RUGBY shows how a little mistake triggered a chain of events that saw the Springboks snatch defeat from the jaws of victory. READ MORE

Oom Rugby

Boks make rapid ascent

The Springboks are still far from the finished article, but DAN RETIEF says they’ve reached a new base camp in the long climb back to rugby’s peak. READ MORE

Dan Retief

What is Rassie doing?

Rassie Erasmus knows exactly what he’s doing with his flip-flopping selections. Or does he? SIMNIKIWE XABANISA isn’t sure he knows the answer to that question. READ MORE

Simnikiwe Xabanisa

Freelance Boks are toast

FRESH TAKE: The NZ system grooms career All Blacks, DARYN KATZ compares that Test pathway to the frenetic job description of SA’s legion of freelancers. READ MORE

Daryn Katz

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

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