Baker’s spear tackle on Stirzaker
- 07 Apr 2014
Highlanders wing Kurt Baker has received a six-week ban for this tackle on Rebels scrumhalf Nick Stirzaker.
The result in Sydney was more important than the one in Pretoria in the context of the Springboks’ Rugby Championship title prospects, writes JON CARDINELLI.
Tour Tales – Pretoria
JON CARDINELLI on an unflinching tighthead, revitalised veterans, and Graeme Pollock playing in a curtain raiser to a Springbok Test back in 1955.
Lobbe takes spoils at Loftus
Juan Martin Fernández Lobbe made some important contributions and got under the skin of the Springbok forwards, writes JON CARDINELLI.