Currie Cup success for Western Province should be seen in isolation. Thriving in Super Rugby should be the measure of any coaching staff worth their salt, writes RYAN VREDE.
Nizaam Carr's form has put him on the Springboks' radar but he has to show his mettle in knockout rugby, writes RYAN VREDE.
The Springboks have built quality in depth in key positions ahead of the World Cup, writes RYAN VREDE.
Handré Pollard has announced himself as a Test player of immense potential, writes RYAN VREDE.
Failure to beat the All Blacks would mean the Springboks have regressed significantly, writes RYAN VREDE.
The value of veteran Springboks was exhibited in full at Newlands on Saturday. Critics of their selection should shut it, writes RYAN VREDE.
There is immense pressure on Heyneke Meyer and the Boks to salvage what has the potential to turn into a failed season, writes RYAN VREDE.
Francois Hougaard's aptitude will come under the microscope once again in the Springboks' last two Tests of the Rugby Championship, writes RYAN VREDE.
Handré Pollard faces the toughest test of his short international career but his selection is a gamble Heyneke Meyer didn't need to take, writes RYAN VREDE.
Morné Steyn's error against Australia must be seen in isolation and not indicative of him being a useless player, writes RYAN VREDE.
The tackle offload must become a key feature of the Springboks' attacking evolution, writes RYAN VREDE.
The Springboks' form at present has absolutely no relevance to their prospects at the World Cup, writes RYAN VREDE.
Handré Pollard would have learned valuable lessons from the Springboks' Rugby Championship opener but Morné Steyn is the man for Salta, writes RYAN VREDE.
This is a critical Rugby Championship in terms of the Springboks settling on their core squad and strategy for the 2015 World Cup, writes RYAN VREDE.
Seven South Africans will front the Wallabies in the guise of Barbarians at Twickenham, but it’s the 40 minutes from Heinrich Brüssow that could be the most significant, writes MARK KEOHANE.
Heyneke Meyer has picked a squad that can win all four Tests this November and simultaneously build towards the 2015 World Cup, writes JON CARDINELLI.
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