Talking points from the weekend’s Super Rugby action

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Talking points from the weekend’s Super Rugby action

Damian Willemse of the Stormers during the Super Rugby match between Emirates Lions and DHL Stormers at Emirates Airline Park on February 15, 2020 in Johannesburg, South Africa. (Photo by Wessel Oosthuizen/Gallo Images)

Time to demote Jannie and the Sharks need to work on their basics again…

Set-piece failure undermines Sharks’ ambitions Sikumbuzo Notshe of the Sharks passes the ball during the round 3 Super Rugby match between the Hurricanes and the Sharks at Westpac Stadium on February 15, 2020 in Wellington, New Zealand. (Photo by Elias Rodriguez/Getty Images) Set-piece stability is one of the core ingredients for success in Super Rugby, especially when one is touring, and unfortunately the Sharks were sadly found wanting in this department in Wellington. It meant whatever they were trying to do, they were always under pressure and that led to numerous, costly basic errors. In the...




 

 

 

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