While the Blitzboks and Lions gave supporters a few reasons to smile, 2017 witnessed more lows than highs for South African rugby, writes JON CARDINELLI.
The British & Irish Lions tour to South Africa in 2021 will be cut from 10 to eight matches.
What we learned from the Test in Auckland and round 16 of Super Rugby, according to CRAIG LEWIS.
Former Test referee Jonathan Kaplan says Romain Poite should have penalised Kieran Read before the ‘accidental offsides’ in Auckland.
Owen Farrell kicked a penalty in the 77th minute to force a 15-15 draw against the All Blacks in Auckland as well as a 1-1 series result. JON CARDINELLI reports.
THE MONEY MAN is betting on the All Blacks to lead the Lions at half-time in Auckland, and then go on to win the match and series.
The All Blacks should produce a backlash befitting a champion team in Saturday’s third and decisive Test against the British & Irish Lions in Auckland, writes CRAIG LEWIS.
Stuff.co.nz‘s MARC HINTON says the All Blacks’ no-excuses mentality could result in a big response against the British & Irish Lions in Auckland on Saturday.
Flank Jerome Kaino has likened Saturday’s third Test between the All Blacks and the British & Irish Lions to that of a World Cup final.
Clive Woodward believes the British & Irish Lions’ familiarity with Romain Poite will give them a big advantage over the All Blacks on Saturday.