Front Row Grunt

Rugby … with cauliflower ears

leadership-vs-management

August 25, 2016
by Tank
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Why all the negativity?

For Allister Coetzee and his new Bok team to get the deserved positivity and patience, Tank Lanning – in his Sport24 column -  reckons he requires the backing of a strong, open, honest leadership. Tweet

rugbyiq

August 18, 2016
by Tank
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Raising our Rugby IQ

If players just do the playing and coaches do the thinking, we will carry on creating robots instead of raising our general game IQ via collaboration says Tank Lanning in this week’s Sport24 column. Tweet

Crystal ball iii

August 4, 2016
by Tank
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Weekend preview

Is it worth the Lions even being in Wellington? Not if you believe in history, the stats, bookies and Bru’s! Tank Lanning takes a gander at the 2016 Super Rugby final. Tweet

Monty-Python-Flying-Circus

August 4, 2016
by Tank
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SA rugby meets Monty Python

Its Super Rugby final week and instead of backing the Lions says Tank Lanning in his Sport24 column, we are making like Monty Python with our so called “Premier” domestic tournament. Tweet

crystal_ball

July 28, 2016
by Tank
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Weekend predictions

And then there were four. And then two teams crossed the Indian Ocean! Can one of the away teams pull a rabbit out the hat? Unlikely say both the Bookies and Bru’s, and Tank agrees. Tweet

homer-simpson-tv-sports-pennant

July 21, 2016
by Tank
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Get a bloody PVR!

A mere seven days after asking for a better match day experience, Tank Lanning, writing for Sport24, is incensed at a having to hack to 19h00 game at Newlands in the dark because of the Kiwi TV audience. Tweet

Crystal ball

July 14, 2016
by Tank
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Weekend predictions

Lions, Stormers and Sharks have their spots sewn up reckons Tank, but it’s all to play for in the Aus and Kiwi conferences, which makes for some bloody tough predicting. Tweet