Willie le Roux

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

Give Willie more ammo!

VLOK CILLIERS believes the Boks can complete their journey back to world-beater status if they make more use of Willie le Roux in the kicking game. READ MORE

Vlok Cilliers

Is Rassie writing cheques he can’t cash?

Rassie Erasmus has done a great job of selling his Bok quest to stakeholders, but SIMNIKIWE XABANISA worries that these deals may come at too great a price. READ MORE

Simnikiwe Xabanisa

Boks needed Willemse on the ball

OOM RUGBY grabs a few screenshots from Twickenham to show how the Boks wasted their opportunities by having the wrong players at first receiver.  READ MORE

Oom Rugby

Stare down Euro clubs

As UK clubs attempt to dictate the terms of Willie le Roux and Faf de Klerk’s availability to the Springboks, STEPHEN NELL says it’s time for SA Rugby to push back. READ MORE

Stephen Nell

Bok fans, buckle up!

Mendoza exposed flaws that the Boks have been hiding all season, BRENDEN NEL warns supporters to prepare for a nightmare tour of Australasia. READ MORE

Brenden Nel

Rassie’s 2019 optimism is for show

The economic and political challenges facing the Boks can’t be solved before the next World Cup, but STEPHEN NELL believes Rassie Erasmus will use the experience to plan for 2023. READ MORE

Stephen Nell

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

World Rugby, tell Euro clubs to buzz off!

FRESH TAKE: European clubs have actively discouraged Willie le Roux and Faf de Klerk from playing Test rugby, JOSHUA BROWN wonders why World Rugby hasn’t stepped in. READ MORE

Joshua Brown

Bosch is nowhere

For the first time in his rugby life, Curwin Bosch is out of favour, MIKE GREENAWAY details why one of South Africa’s most talented players isn’t in the Springbok squad. READ MORE

Mike Greenaway

The greatest Bok comeback

An awful start turned into an awesome victory as the Springboks produced an epic comeback at Ellis Park, DAN RETIEF relives the moment a bleak sunset gave way to a new dawn. READ MORE

Dan Retief

Can Duane still do it?

FRESH TAKE: Rassie Erasmus’ first-choice Boks will be measured by England, DAWIE BOONZAAIER names Duane Vermeulen as one of four players with big questions to answer. READ MORE

Dawie Boonzaaier