Flood: This is the hardest step for Newcastle After surprising everyone on their way to their best Premiership finish for 20 years, Newcastle’s Toby Flood knows the pressure is on this season. Source: Espn
Boks must sacrifice results for World Cup prospects Rugby matches aren’t played – or won — only by the 15 players who start the game. It’s a 23-man game. It’s time the South African rugby realises it, write John Goliath. Source:...
Jones met with referees to discuss breakdown RFU referees’ chief Tony Spreadbury says he met with Eddie Jones to discuss bringing domestic and international officiating into closer alignment, particularly regarding the breakdown. Source: Espn
Exciting Cheslin Kolbe in Springbok squad Former Blitzbok and Western Province outside back Cheslin Kolbe has been added to the Springbok squad for the Australasian leg of the Rugby Championship as the only uncapped player. Source: Espn