Tank Lanning

Boks steady rather than stellar

2013-11-28 10:37
Sport24 columnist Tank Lanning (File)
In the wake of the Bok’s 19-10 win over France on the atrocious Stade de France pitch in Paris on Saturday evening, we have seen all kinds of stats “proving” 2013 to be one of the great seasons for the Boks.

This year the Boks have lost to the All Blacks at home and away (albeit in gut wrenching style in Auckland), got out of jail against an Argentina side in Mendoza that they put 70 points past in Soweto, hacked for 65 minutes against a fired up Scottish side at Mbombela, twice beaten an Australian side that did not know if they were Arthur or Martha after the Robbie Deans tenure, and beaten Samoa, Italy, Wales, Scotland and France, who have endured one of their worst season’s in history.

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