Springboks

Meyer must stay steadfast in vision

RYAN VREDE writes Heyneke Meyer must resist the temptation to veer from his plan to blood more young players on the year-end tour in favour of more conservative selections.

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Pat must play, Morné must rest

JON CARDINELLI writes the Currie Cup semi-finals showed why Pat Lambie is ready for the Springbok flyhalf responsibility, and why the other contenders are not.

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Bok duo to miss tour

Lock Andries Bekker and hooker Tiaan Liebenberg will be out of action for the rest of the year because of injury.

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True test looms for Lambie

JON CARDINELLI writes that Pat Lambie may have to steer the Sharks to Currie Cup glory if he’s going to convince Heyneke Meyer of his value as a match-winning flyhalf.

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Morne must show mettle

RYAN VREDE writes Morne Steyn needs to continue his goal- and tactical-kicking form if he is to be a justifiable pick for the Springboks’ year-end tour.

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Jaque targets Bok comeback

Jaque Fourie wants to return to South Africa in 2015 to compete for a place in the Springbok World Cup squad.

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Boks, Cheetahs lose Coenie

Coenie Oosthuizen will miss the Free State Cheetahs’ Currie Cup promotion-relegation play-offs and the Springbok end-of-year tour because of a back injury.

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