Rugby 28.3.2017 09:50 am

What the Faf? Allister Coetzee dumps Lions’ De Klerk

The Springbok coach assembles his second national training squad of the year and there’s a notable name missing.

The national selectors dropped a minor bombshell by excluding Lions scrumhalf Faf de Klerk from the next Springbok training camp in Stellenbosch.

What the Faf? Allister Coetzee dumps Lions’ De Klerk
What the Faf? Allister Coetzee dumps Lions’ De Klerk

What the Faf? Allister Coetzee dumps Lions’ De Klerk

The Springbok coach assembles his second national training squad of the year and there’s a notable name missing.

Teenagers rule the roost in our Super Rugby XV for the week
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Teenagers rule the roost in our Super Rugby XV for the week

By now one probably won’t be surprised that Curwin Bosch made the cut (again) but he’s joined by someone else his age.
Super Rugby Reaction (W)Rap: Make Curwin Bosch a Bok … maybe
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Super Rugby Reaction (W)Rap: Make Curwin Bosch a Bok … maybe

Want some reaction from all the local Super Rugby sides’ decision-makers after the weekend’s play? Find it all here in one spot!
Prodigy Curwin Bosch stars again as Sharks win in Bloem
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Prodigy Curwin Bosch stars again as Sharks win in Bloem

The teenager produces a nerveless kicking display as the Durbanites show great composure in the 2nd half to down the Cheetahs.
Lions do the business in the Bay but tail off badly
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Lions do the business in the Bay but tail off badly

The Kings show again they’re not the easy-beats of previous years with yet another gutsy performance against superior opposition.
Shaky Stormers go back to basics to beat Sunwolves
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Shaky Stormers go back to basics to beat Sunwolves

Robbie Fleck’s men get an almighty scare before the bench and some more conservative tactics prove enough to see them through.
Bumbling Bulls run out of legs as Blues soar
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Bumbling Bulls run out of legs as Blues soar

Questions abound over the men from Pretoria’s ability to be competitive in 2017 as poor skills proved hugely costly.
Lionel Cronje goes from prodigy to reject to accepted
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Lionel Cronje goes from prodigy to reject to accepted

The Kings flyhalf has been criticised for being a wasted talent but the relative lack of pressure in PE has brought the best out of him.
Storm(ers) warning: Seabelo Senatla ‘won’t just create magic’
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Storm(ers) warning: Seabelo Senatla ‘won’t just create magic’

Robbie Fleck, the Stormers coach, pleads that the public be patient as the Blitzboks star adapts to the 15-man game.
WATCH: The Bulls’ dubious Super Rugby honour
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WATCH: The Bulls’ dubious Super Rugby honour

They’re the first local team in Super Rugby this year that have to face New Zealand opposition. But Adriaan Strauss insists they’re ready.
Red-hot Courtnall Skosan is now really knocking on the Bok door
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Red-hot Courtnall Skosan is now really knocking on the Bok door

The underrated winger can now be regarded as one of local rugby’s best wingers, says Lions backline coach Swys de Bruin.
Stormers ponder a strange thing – a strong Japanese scrum
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Stormers ponder a strange thing – a strong Japanese scrum

One wouldn’t think the Sunwolves’ strength is their scrums but it’s exactly what the Capetonians are preparing for in Singapore.

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