Swys de Bruin

SA must conjure SBW magic

Sonny Bill Williams’ switch to rugby union featured magical offloads, DAN RETIEF wonders when SA teams will make poor passing and catching disappear so they can also saw defences in half. READ MORE

Dan Retief

Give new coaches a chance

Supporters have reason to be worried about the Lions and Bulls’ current form, but BRENDEN NEL says it’s way too soon to lynch Swys de Bruin or John Mitchell. READ MORE

Brenden Nel

Late lapses could cost Lions

FRESH TAKE: The Blues shocked Ellis Park with a comeback win in Round 4, BENEDICT CHANAKIRA wonders whether the Lions’ tendency to tail off has been noticed by rival teams. READ MORE

Benedict Chanakira

Swys issues Bulls warning

Lions coach Swys de Bruin has tipped the Bulls, the only South African team not in action on opening weekend, as the one to watch in 2018.  READ MORE

All Out Rugby Staff Writer

Diamond Dayimani in Lions squad

The Lions have named a strong Super Rugby squad that includes 12 Springboks and the incredibly exciting former Jeppe Boys High loose forward Hacjivah Dayimani. READ MORE

All Out Rugby Staff Writer

Buckle up for 2018!

FRESH TAKE: It takes a brave man to predict what lies ahead for South African rugby supporters, fortunately dauntless DAWIE BOONZAAIER is one such bloke! READ MORE

Dawie Boonzaaier

SA is a wasteland for top, young coaches

The agonising process to appoint Swys de Bruin as Johan Ackermann’s successor reminded BRENDEN NEL how slow unions are to recognise talent in SA’s coaching ranks. READ MORE

Brenden Nel

Swys de Bruin named Lions coach

The Lions have announced that current assistant coach, Swys de Bruin, will replace Johan Ackermann as head coach when the latter departs for Gloucester. READ MORE

All Out Rugby Staff Writer