Springboks

Rassie, beware battered Boks

FRESH TAKE: As the list of injured Springboks grows, DEVIN HERMANUS issues a timely reminder about the perils of picking crocked players. READ MORE

Devin Hermanus

Cap to chase or keep players?

The AOR team debates whether SA Rugby’s new contracting model will accelerate the player exodus overseas or see them commit to staying in SA.  READ MORE

Big Debate

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

Who to wrap in cotton wool?

BIG DEBATE: With long-term injuries jeopardising 2019 Rugby World Cup dreams, the AOR team debates which Springbok is so indispensable that he should immediately be pulled from Super Rugby duty. 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

Job shadow with Siya

OOM RUGBY leads a tour through the workplace of Stormers openside flanker Siya Kolisi. READ MORE

Oom Rugby

Back big schools to find Boks

FRESH TAKE: Rather than fret about the power of the top schools, SA Rugby must invest in their programs, writes DAWIE BOONZAAIER. READ MORE

Dawie Boonzaaier

Yanks hit the scrum machine

What do you get when eight 130kg fridges disguised as American footballers hit a rugby union scrum machine? A whole lot of dust and effort, but not a lot of movement!  READ MORE

Tank Lanning

Leyds on Bok charge

FRESH TAKE: Dillyn Leyds has left compatriots in his dust this season, DEVIN HERMANUS writes the versatile Stormers flyer back into the Bok squad. READ MORE

Devin Hermanus

Rassie’s big call on Whiteley

Move a world-class No 8 to the blindside, or omit SA’s most inspirational leader, this is the choice facing Bok coach Rassie Erasmus, writes STEPHEN NELL. READ MORE

Stephen Nell