World Player of the Year Antoine Dupont and his Toulouse halfback partner Romain Ntamack have been called up to the France squad after testing negative for coronavirus.
In the fourth of a six-part series, SA Rugby magazine’s writers pick their world team of the year, based on performances throughout 2021.
Will Jordan has included two senior Springboks among the five toughest opponents he faced while playing for the All Blacks this year.
Romain Ntamack will partner scrumhalf Antoine Dupont for France in their World Cup opener against Argentina in Tokyo on Saturday.
Junior staff writer DYLAN JACK pokes fun at rugby’s crazy underbelly.