Let loyalty not hinder form

2015-10-08 10:59

Will Heyneke Meyer’s loyalty to stalwarts who have outlasted their merit trip him up like it did Peter de Villers in 2011, asks Tank Lanning.


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Tank Lanning

Malherbe deserved a start

2015-10-01 10:11

It’s a nicely balanced Bok side says Tank Lanning,, who’s only real gripe is with Frans Malherbe not getting what he believes to be a very deserved start.

Tank Lanning

Steyn-free Rugby World Cup

2015-08-27 10:10

Both Morne and Frans Steyn would not be on the bus to Brighton if Tank Lanning were picking the Bok World Cup squad.

Tank Lanning

Meyer walking a tightrope

2015-08-06 11:42

The fact that Heyneke Meyer would have selected a different side if the pressure to win was not so great is one of the problems facing Bok rugby, says Tank Lanning.

Tank Lanning

Currie Cup: Fun, but scrappy

2015-09-10 11:05

The ball in hand approach has made the Currie Cup fun to watch says Tank Lanning, but the lack of respect for the ball has also made it very scrappy.

Tank Lanning

Ou ballies - In or out?

2015-08-20 10:23

With calm heads required Tank Lanning takes a stab at which of the old guard Heyneke Meyer will take to the World Cup.

Tank Lanning

Boks score from referee blunder

2015-07-28 11:24

Uncontested scrums should never have been called, says Tank Lanning, but fans can be grateful that the Boks were not reduced to 14 men!

Tank Lanning

Bok ban not that crazy

2015-09-03 08:11

It’s not about which side of the fence you find yourself on, says Tank Lanning, it’s about the fact that race plays a part in Springbok selection, and that’s illegal.

Tank Lanning

Keep Koch, bin Poite!

2015-08-13 10:09

Yes Vincent Koch took a hammering, but Romain Poite’s performance in Durban was far worse, says Tank Lanning.

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