The Springboks did not allow the All Blacks to play their best game at Newlands, writes JOHN PLUMTREE.
JOHN PLUMTREE says the Springboks' decision-making will be key against the All Blacks at Newlands on Saturday.
The Springboks don't have the defensive system required to shut down the All Blacks' attack, writes JOHN PLUMTREE.
New Zealand teams continue to lead the way on attack, writes Hurricanes assistant coach JOHN PLUMTREE.
Beauden Barrett may do to the Lions what Dan Carter did 12 years ago, writes JOHN PLUMTREE.
Hurricanes assistant coach JOHN PLUMTREE says a good working week is the key to success on match day.
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.
Sharks captain Ruan Botha has emerged as another player who can add real value to the Springboks’ rich second-row resources, writes CRAIG LEWIS.
Curwin Bosch’s clinical kicking display bodes well for the Sharks ahead of the Currie Cup final – and for the Springboks ahead of their challenging tour to Europe, writes JON CARDINELLI.
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