Front Row Grunt

Rugby … with cauliflower ears

Referees group

September 9, 2014
by Tank
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Bring in the white card

Truly horrific stuff from Clancy and Gauzère! Rugby is desperately calling out for a white card that allows the captain or coach to challenge a referee’s decision and make officialdom a more collaborative affair. Tweet

Bring back the smile!

September 4, 2014
by Tank
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Oh for a fleet-footed 13

Yet another 12 playing at 13 as Heyneke Meyer opts out of selecting the best specialist in each position, instead, says Tank Lanning in his Sport24 column, opting for a safer “Best players into XV” selection policy. Tweet

Crystal ball

August 21, 2014
by Tank
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Weekend teams and predictions

Pollard and Lood stay, while Gurthro and Juan return. Beale remains at 10 ahead of Foley for Aus, while the Kiwis return to Smith central. A look at the weekend’s teams, times, refs, odds and predictions. Tweet