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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
In his first fortnightly column for SARugbymag.co.za, former Sharks coach JOHN PLUMTREE looks at the impact of the new scrum laws.
Returning stars as well as the fringe players hoping to nail down a place in the 31-man World Cup squad will have plenty to prove over the next fortnight, writes JON CARDINELLI.
Heyneke Meyer should not be taking positives from a home defeat to the All Blacks, writes MARK KEOHANE in Business Day newspaper.
It’s frightening to think how strong this All Blacks side may become in the lead-up to the 2015 World Cup, writes JON CARDINELLI.
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