The Springboks’ second World Cup win was four years in the making, writes JON CARDINELLI.
Eben Etzebeth has taken his game to the next level since assuming a leadership role at the Springboks, writes JON CARDINELLI.
Franco Mostert has translated his Super Rugby form to the Test stage to become the Springboks’ first-choice No 5, writes CRAIG LEWIS.
Dan and Jean-Luc du Preez appear destined for lengthy careers in the green and gold, writes CRAIG LEWIS.
S’busiso Nkosi hopes to emulate Sharks ‘elders’ Odwa Ndungane and Lwazi Mvovo, writes MIKE GREENAWAY.
Kwagga Smith was having a season to remember until this happened, writes SIMON BORCHARDT.
Marcel van der Merwe’s first season at Toulon was a chaotic one for the club, writes GAVIN MORTIMER.
Malcolm Marx can emulate one of South Africa’s greatest hookers, writes JON CARDINELLI.
After an injury-disrupted 2016, Dillyn Leyds has gone from strength to strength in 2017, writes CRAIG LEWIS.
The All Blacks’ Barrett quotient is now up to three after a sensational debut season from baby brother Jordie, writes MARC HINTON.
Lionel Cronjé went from pauper to king during the past Super Rugby season, writes CLINTON VAN DER BERG.
Pierre Spies tells SIMON BORCHARDT about being let go by Montpellier, retiring from the game, his plans and the state of South African rugby.
South African rugby has taken the first steps on a new journey up north, writes CRAIG LEWIS.
Jan Serfontein made the most of his opportunity to start for the Springboks in June, writes JON CARDINELLI.
The Springboks must use the four-Test tour of Europe to settle on a game plan and develop a squad with the 2019 World Cup in mind, writes JON CARDINELLI.
The Springboks must take the opportunity to expose Dan du Preez to Test rugby on the upcoming end-of-year tour, writes CRAIG LEWIS.
The 2017 Springboks can learn from the team that won the 2007 World Cup, writes JON CARDINELLI.
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