Argentina’s new captain Agustín Creevy has finally secured the No 2 jersey, writes FRANKIE DEGES.
Willie le Roux has learned to play the situation at the highest level, writes JON CARDINELI.
Cornal Hendricks became a Springbok because he had the courage to pursue his goals, writes RYAN VREDE.
Michael Hooper may be one of the world’s smallest loose forwards but he’s worth his weight in gold for the Wallabies, writes ALEX BROUN.
Juan Martín Fernández Lobbe will be able to concentrate on his own game after losing the Pumas captaincy, writes FRANKIE DEGES.
Ben Smith is the most unassuming of blokes with the most dazzling of repertoires, writes MARC HINTON.
Jesse and Dan Kriel played together for the Junior Boks, writes SIMON BORCHARDT. Now they want to make their mark with the Bulls.
The Sharks expect former England prop Matt Stevens to make a major impact when he returns to Durban in August, writes MIKE GREENAWAY.
Former Western Province and Stormers loose forward Robbie Diack made his Test debut for his adopted nation in June, writes SIMON BORCHARDT.
Bryan Habana still wants to improve his game, score more tries and win more trophies, writes JON CARDINELLI.
Danie Rossouw leaves a legacy of success matched by only a select few in the game, writes RYAN VREDE.
Joost van der Westhuizen knows his days are numbered, but he is remaining positive in the face of the inevitable, writes CLINTON VAN DER BERG.
GAVIN MORTIMER pays tribute to Jonny Wilkinson, who capped off a magnificent career by leading Toulon to European Cup and Top 14 glory.
Moving Lwazi Mvovo to fullback helped the Sharks build depth in the position, writes MIKE GREENAWAY.
Damian de Allende makes the biggest impact at inside centre, writes SIMON BORCHARDT.
The Springboks could struggle in Australasia without several key players, writes MARK KEOHANE in Business Day.
The tackle offload must become a key feature of the Springboks' attacking evolution, writes RYAN VREDE.
The next two Tests will reveal how strong South Africa’s depth is in the key positions of scrumhalf, blindside flank and outside centre, writes JON CARDINELLI.
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