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How will new referee interpretations influence the 2015 Rugby World Cup?

How will new referee interpretations influence the 2015 Rugby World Cup?

24 Feb 2015

Since the November Tests of last year I have been pondering referee interpretations and the tactics teams will come up with prior to the Rugby World Cup. With the first two rounds of Super Rugby done and dusted, and observing some of what has transpired during the Six Nations, here are my thoughts. I have […]

ARU should not follow the SARU with overseas selections

ARU should not follow the SARU with overseas selections

17 Feb 2015

On the 16th of June 1903 Henry Ford founded the Ford Motor Company. Today, more than a 100 years later, his great Grandson William Clay Ford serves as the executive Chairman and was famously quoted in saying “Nobody’s irreplaceable, including me. “I think for too long we’ve had a cult of personality in this company […]

SANZAR, tax breaks and U-20 Rugby Championship the way to go

SANZAR, tax breaks and U-20 Rugby Championship the way to go

10 Feb 2015

There is an inevitability that professional rugby players and their agents will seek more lucrative pastures, for many the lure of representing their national teams no longer outweigh the lure of the almighty Dollar, Euro or Yen. There is very little that can be done to retain our best players at home, and even if […]

2015 Rugby World Cup: The Springboks’ best back three

2015 Rugby World Cup: The Springboks' best back three

5 Feb 2015

“Everything that has a beginning has an end,” were the words of Agent Smith to Neo in Matrix Revolutions. And so we come to the end of the Springbok candidates Heyneke Meyer will consider at the 2015 Rugby World Cup. When looking at the back three positions there aren’t that many players to consider. Meyer […]

2015 Rugby World Cup: Springboks’ best midfielders

2015 Rugby World Cup: Springboks' best midfielders

4 Feb 2015

If there is a position or area of selection that must be providing Heyneke Meyer sleepless nights then it must be the midfield combination for the 2015 Rugby World Cup. We all know who Heyneke Meyer wants to select, you need to look no further than Jean de Villiers and Jacque Fourie, with Frans Steyn […]

2015 Rugby World Cup: The Springboks’ best fly-halves

2015 Rugby World Cup: The Springboks' best fly-halves

3 Feb 2015

Finals rugby during the Rugby World Cup is probably not the best example or advertisement for free and open running rugby. It is more often a war of attrition, and the team who makes the least mistakes walk away the victor. Heyneke Meyer will refer to previous World Cup finals when he decides upon his […]

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