Allister Coetzee faces all kinds of problems, and pressure, when he picks the new squad
Coetzee faces all kinds of problems, and pressure, when he picks the new squad but there cannot be any debate about including more players of colour.
With the international window looming, the current log positions of the Africa conference make it to close to call.
The alluring prospect of a north-south rugby contest may no longer be a pipe dream.
If Fikile Mbalula was genuinely concerned by the demographics of SA sport he'd be demanding that high schools give free schooling to black Africans.
The minister huffed and puffed and Rassie Erasmus’s departure is a blow, but the Super Rugby show goes on.
But Elton Jantjies is shaping up to be the ‘special one’ and should be the Boks’ first-choice flyhalf.
Allister Coetzee won’t have an easy ride as Bok coach, but he’s been through difficult times before and can prevail.
The Cheetahs’ ingenious agreement with Toyota should wake Saru up to a new way of thinking.
What has always been a tough job has grown even more difficult with the pressing need for transformation of the team.