PLUM JOB

Lambie can put pressure on Steyn

Pat Lambie's best position at Test level is flyhalf and he has a chance to make an impression there for the Springboks on Sunday, writes former Sharks coach JOHN PLUMTREE.


Team first when Boks return

One of the real challenges for South Africa's Currie Cup coaches is how to reintegrate their Springboks, writes former Sharks coach and current Ireland forwards coach JOHN PLUMTREE.


All Blacks have got even better

Ireland forwards coach JOHN PLUMTREE looks at what makes the All Blacks the best side in the world and how the Boks can get to their level.


How Boks can beat All Blacks

Ireland forwards coach JOHN PLUMTREE looks at the five key areas the Springboks must succeed in if they are to beat the All Blacks at Eden Park, and vice versa.


Mauling is a beautiful thing

In his fortnightly column for SARugbymag.co.za, former Sharks coach JOHN PLUMTREE looks at why the Bulls and Boks are so good at mauling, and how teams can counter it.


Good props still valuable under new scrum laws

In his first fortnightly column for SARugbymag.co.za, former Sharks coach JOHN PLUMTREE looks at the impact of the new scrum laws.


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