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.
Beefed up opposition teams are presenting the Sharks and Stormers with tough challenges.
Saru has only itself to blame as officials are forced to make a call on the EP Rugby Union, and the future of the Kings in Currie Cup and Super Rugby.
It doesn’t take many brain cells to see that the ?Super 18 system is penalising attacking play.
In a perfect world, Super Rugby players would stand up for their unpaid Kings colleagues
The absence of an overall log is problematic and there are too many weak teams involved