World Cup

Steyn vital to World Cup plan

Frans Steyn must play fullback at the global tournament if the Springboks are to implement a winning strategy, says Peter de Villiers.

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Former Sader eyes Rose

Former Crusaders No 8 Thomas Waldrom could be the latest Kiwi to make his Test debut for England this year.

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Christchurch RWC hopes dashed

Rugby World Cup minister Murray McCully confirmed that no games will be played in Christchurch at the tournament later this year.

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Backing Bismarck

RYAN VREDE writes that there are no longer sound rugby reasons for John Smit to play ahead of Bismarck du Plessis at hooker with the Sharks or Springboks.

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