Springbok coach Allister Coetzee has missed a trick by picking fullback Andries Coetzee ahead of Warrick Gelant in the starting side, writes JON CARDINELLI in Padua.
Allister Coetzee admits that Bongi Mbonambi will bring something different to the hooker position in what will be the player’s first Test start on Saturday. JON CARDINELLI in Padua reports.
What Allister Coetzee, Francois Venter and Pieter-Steph du Toit had to say after Thursday's team announcement in Padua.
Bongi Mbonambi will start his first-ever Test for the Boks in Saturday's clash against Italy in Padua.
For the match against Italy at the Stadio Euganeo in Padua on Saturday.
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Coach Conor O’Shea has made two personnel changes to Italy’s lineup for Saturday’s Test against the Springboks in Padua.
The inclusion of fullback Clayton Blommetjies is one of five changes to the Cheetahs team for their match against Edinburgh in Bloemfontein on Friday.
The Wallabies back didn't know what to do when asked to scrum down at flank against Wales.
Sam Whitelock will captain the All Blacks against Wales in the absence of the injured Kieran Read on Saturday.
Wallabies coach Michael Cheika has named Stephen Moore to start in what will be his 129th and final Test this Saturday.
Adam Byrne will make his Test debut on the right wing for Ireland against Argentina in Dublin on Saturday.
France have made eight changes to their starting XV for Saturday's match against Japan in Nanterre.
Leigh Halfpenny will start at fullback as one of 12 changes to the Wales team to face the All Blacks in Cardiff on Saturday.
Coach Eddie Jones has made nine rotational changes to England’s starting lineup for Saturday’s Test against Samoa at Twickenham.
The lack of Test-quality depth at scrumhalf remains a major concern for the Springboks less than two years away from the next World Cup, writes CRAIG LEWIS.
The Springboks' narrow win in Paris did little to alleviate tactical and personnel concerns ahead of the clashes against Italy and Wales, writes JON CARDINELLI.
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