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.
South African rugby is desperately in need of a good-news story, with the general perception of the game’s current state of affairs having dwindled to an undeniably low ebb, writes CRAIG LEWIS.
The success of the Stormers' new approach will hinge on the decision-making of their halfbacks, writes JON CARDINELLI.
The late appointment of the next Springbok coach will hamper preparations and planning ahead of an important season for the Test side, writes JON CARDINELLI.
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