Tank interviews Robbie Brink

2012-11-08 09:51
Robbie Brink (supplied)
Cape Town - Tank Lanning’s guest on the Front Row Grunt show on last night was former 1995 Rugby World Cup Springbok, WP, Stormers, and Ulster loose forward Rob Brink …

Take a listen as the man talks about arriving at UCT on a cricket scholarship, being the first Pretoria Boys High capped Springbok, him and Tank making their debuts for WP on successive weekends, making the 95 RWC squad and the life altering memories of 95 RWC …

He might only have got the 2 Tests for the Boks at the World Cup – against Romania and Canada – But he would not swop those for 50 outside of that special time. Brink gives exclusive insight into the pretty chaotic times as Murdoch and Luyt took on all comers, with him and fellow players as the big winners!

Tank and Robby then chat about his time spent in Ulster with Alan Solomons, giving some insight to the Irish rugby scene, how he was so bloody unlucky with injuries, but saved by insurance … And then a good hard look at the Boks and what he thinks Meyer is doing wrong – which includes not employing a loose forward with pace to try and attack a wider channel ...

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