Springboks

Mini Currie Cup: good or bad?

The Currie Cup was shortened to a single round competition last year and, on the eve of the 2019 edition, the AOR team debates whether the change has been a good one. READ MORE

Big Debate

Who to start in Rugby Championship?

The AOR team debates which position in the Bok squad needs the most attention during the Rugby Championship to confirm SA’s best matchday 23 for the World Cup. READ MORE

Big Debate

Can Boks be perfect?

It takes a clean sheet to win a Rugby World Cup, DAN RETIEF isn’t sure the Springboks can be spotless for nine weeks. READ MORE

Dan Retief

Go with Steyn!

FRESH TAKE: Frans Steyn is heavy artillery and it takes a cannon to win the Rugby World Cup, writes DARYN KATZ READ MORE

Daryn Katz

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