22.10.2019 01:26 pm
The Proteas skipper isn’t oblivious to the challenges after the whitewash against India, but at least he’s staying for ride.
The Proteas made all kinds of unwanted history in suffering a 3-0 Test series whitewash against India.
The coach even admitted that he “used to do it” himself but hasn’t done so since 2001.
The evergreen prop certainly did his best to make up for it on all fronts.
Lock Sebastien Vahaamahina’s cynical red card ruins a contest that saw the French dominate for large periods.
Aaron Smith scores a brace as the defending champions cruise into the last four.
Fears England could come into the match undercooked, after their final pool game against France was washed out by last week’s devastating typhoon, ultimately proved unfounded.
The New Zealander also says they know exactly what to expect from the Springboks.
Japanese media reported other damage in the incident, including from players punching walls and mirrors and tearing apart a stuffed teddy bear.
The Springboks battered them 41-7 in a warm-up last month, but Leitch insisted that would have no bearing when the teams meet in the quarterfinals.