Saru is not to blame for the Springbok emblem's absence from the front of the new World Cup jersey, writes SIMON BORCHARDT.
You can't blame Wales for selecting New Zealand-born flyhalf Gareth Anscombe, writes SIMON BORCHARDT.
The Springboks dominated the set pieces in the first half of the Rugby Championship match in Wellington, but struggled at times in the second, writes SIMON BORCHARDT.
The Sharks cannot blame the Super Rugby format or fatigue for the situation they find themselves in, writes SIMON BORCHARDT.
Victor Matfield will have an even more important role to play for the Springboks after Pieter-Steph du Toit was ruled out for the rest of the season, writes SIMON BORCHARDT.
A disciplined Bismarck du Plessis should thrive as Sharks captain, writes SIMON BORCHARDT.
The dual-referees system worked well at the Varsity Cup match between UCT and Pukke on Monday, writes SIMON BORCHARDT.
Sharks director of rugby Jake White has his eye on the big prize, writes SIMON BORCHARDT.
The Pumas proved they belong in the Currie Cup Premier Division, writes SIMON BORCHARDT.
The tail keeps wagging the dog in South African rugby, writes SIMON BORCHARDT.
Eight reasons why South Africa should form a new competition with European and French clubs, according to SIMON BORCHARDT.
South African players signing for overseas-based clubs is a reality of professional rugby, writes SIMON BORCHARDT.
Outgoing Sharks CEO Brian van Zyl showed his true colours when he said he would have given coach John Plumtree a two-year contract extension, writes SIMON BORCHARDT.
Paarl Gym should expel any of their pupils found guilty of racially abusing Wynberg Boys' players during a recent U16B match, writes SIMON BORCHARDT.
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.
The Springboks desperately need Duane Vermeulen and Willem Alberts to be fit for the World Cup, writes CRAIG LEWIS.
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