Front Row Grunt

Rugby … with cauliflower ears

November 9, 2017
by Tank
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I stood for the first time in 10 years!

“Being able to stand up straight after 10 years was the highlight,” said Henry Afrikaner after a truly unique workshop put on by the Players Fund and Walking with Brandon Foundation.

April 7, 2017
by Tank
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Weekend predictions

Trust the Bookies and Brus, and it’s all about the margins again this week. Tank agrees, but it is far from clear cut. Take in the big man’s predictions before making yours.

November 17, 2016
by Tank
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Big guns are a mere scaffold

Use a power pack and watertight defence not only for blunt force trauma. Instead, says Tank Lanning, make like Basil Bey and use them as a scaffold on which to hang a more adventurous, attacking game.

October 25, 2015
by Tank
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Bok Ratings – Not pretty

That the Boks kept it to a 2 point game speaks to their character and guts says TANK LANNING, and while that needs to be recognised, the score does not reflect the All Black dominance.

October 25, 2015
by Tank
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Boks hammered in the stats

It does not happen often, but on Saturday it was the side who dominated the attacking stats that also won the game. Sadly for Bok fans, though, it was the team in black.

October 4, 2015
by Tank
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Eben, Lood and Fourie vie for MOTM

Job done against the plucky Scots, says Tank Lanning, who reckons that while it was not always pretty, it was mostly pretty effective. Take in the big man’s Bok ratings.

September 8, 2013
by Tank
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Weekend WRAP

Magnificent scrumming performances from both the Boks and WP set up convincing victories to see both sides top their respective logs. A look back on the weekend’s results and logs.