Best performance of the year for me was the Sept 27 game vs
Aus. We had to beat the Aussies to still have a chance of winning the RC if I
am not mistaken (I think the Arg / NZ game was afterwards, or am I wrong?).
This meant that we won the game under pressure, which, for me, is more
important than a dead rubber game (vs NZ). I know the Kiwis hate losing &
the rivalry between us & them is always massive, but I think the ABs played
at 95% during the Ellis Park test, having already bagged the trophy & not
needing to prepare as much during the leadup week as perhaps if the game would
have been decisive.
I am not trying to belitte the victory vs NZ, but lets face it, they have had
the upper hand in pressure games against us over the past few years. The stats
I hate the Boks losing to NZ, but am just trying to put things into