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Square peg, round hole
On Saturday, Nick Mallett’s post-match comment that South African coaches should simply learn from the Hurricanes, reminded me of a conversation I had with a former teammate at London Irish. Read full blog
Steyn provides significant boost to Boks
Having seen so many Springbok coaches come and go in the more than two decades since the end of isolation, it can get irritating when Heyneke Meyer says he thought he’d get a medal. Read full blog
Weighing up the collateral damage
As attention switches rapidly to the upcoming international programme, the three national coaches are weighing up collateral damage from Super Rugby. Read full blog
SuperWrap: the Super XV teams
It was a very bad year for South Africa in Super Rugby. That much was confirmed this past weekend when the Stormers were unceremoniously dumped from the playoffs at home by a much hungrier Brumbies outfit. Read full blog
In a state of flux
While the Brumbies deserve credit for defeating the Stormers, I was irked by the match commentators’ assessment. Read full blog
Another loss for NZ rugby
As I write this I have just learned of the death of another NZ rugby cult figure. Read full blog
Seven-day achievement here to stay?
DHL Stormers coach Allister Coetzee aptly summed up his team’s achievement in winning the South African conference and making the Vodacom Super Rugby wild card play-off Read full blog
Ludicrous to blame it all on Frans
The cloud of despair that hangs over the Loftus Versfeld stadium will not disappear overnight, but unless there is a drastic culture change the more things are likely to change, the more they are likely to stay the same. Read full blog
SuperWrap: Week 18, 2015
If a change is as good as a holiday then South African rugby fans have just won themselves a six-month all-expenses-paid stay on an island paradise somewhere. Read full blog
The calm before the storm
Although an under-strength Stormers side conceded five tries against the Sharks this past weekend, in fairness to Allister Coetzee, he made the correct decision with the bigger picture in mind. Read full blog
The detail tells of slight SA improvement
With the 2015 Vodacom Super Rugby season behind us, and with the South African conference winners effectively ending seventh overall if you tally up the log points, pessimism about our current form will linger. Read full blog
Headache of a Super Rugby log
There’s a bizarre look to the final points log for this years Super Rugby. Read full blog
Disaster management
If the Stormers lose to the Sharks at Growthpoint Kings Park on Saturday, and the Crusaders beat the Brumbies in Canberra, it’s conceivable that South Africa’s best side this season could finish as low as eighth position. Read full blog
SuperWrap: Week 17, 2015
“I have not failed. I’ve only found 10 000 ways that won’t work.” Those words are the only bit of consolation we have to offer South African fans as we reflect on a Super Rugby season that can, at best, be described as below average. Read full blog
The tough man's tough man
A sad story, but there was a lot to admire about the way rugby paid tribute to Jerry Collins. Read full blog
Time to give Coetzee some credit
Judging by the way members of the DHL Stormers management were talking after the draw with the Emirates Lions, not being guaranteed a home semifinal may bug them less than it will some of their supporters. Read full blog
A clash of contrasting styles
At the start of the season, few would have predicted that the Stomers’ showdown with the Lions in the first week of June would prove a top-of-the-table, South African conference-deciding encounter. Read full blog
SuperWrap: Week 16, 2015
When the final whistle goes in the match between the Rebels and the Bulls on Saturday it will bring to a close one of the most ignominious chapters in the history of provincial rugby in South Africa. Read full blog
Race for playoff places gets tougher
Only two teams have confirmed their boarding passes for the Super Rugby playoffs and we still don’t know who is going to be occupying the best seats at the front of the plane. Read full blog
SuperWrap: Week 15, 2015
Like night and day. That is how much the rugby world’s two most rugby-mad countries differ. Read full blog
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Brendan Venter
Square peg, round hole
On Saturday, Nick Mallett’s post-match comment that South African coaches should simply learn from...

Gavin Rich
Steyn provides significant boost to Boks
Having seen so many Springbok coaches come and go in the more than two decades since the end of...

Tony Johnson
Weighing up the collateral damage
As attention switches rapidly to the upcoming international programme, the three national coaches...

Brenden Nel
Ludicrous to blame it all on Frans
The cloud of despair that hangs over the Loftus Versfeld stadium will not disappear overnight, but...