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Rugby … with cauliflower ears

October 17, 2019
by Tank
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Bongi and Lood start

The Springboks have reverted to the starting XV and replacements that recorded a 49-3 victory over Italy a fortnight ago for the do-or-die Rugby World Cup quarter-final against Japan in Tokyo on Sunday.

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October 8, 2019
by Tank
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Players off, coaches on

Rassie Erasmus and his coaching team will hit the analysis suite hard in the next two days while the players recharge their batteries after completing a 10-try rout of Canada on Tuesday.

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November 5, 2018
by Tank
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Boks can’t blame the ref

Tank Lanning

All the talk will be around the match officials handling of Owen Farrell’s last-minute tackle on Andre Esterhuizen – quite palpably a dangerous shoulder charge that should have resulted in a penalty to the Boks, if not a yellow card to Farrell. Continue Reading →