Tank Lanning

Easy South Africa

2013-10-03 09:50
Sport24 columnist Tank Lanning (File)

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So 84% of Sport24 readers (according to a poll this week) are predicting a Springbok win against the All Blacks at Ellis Park, with 27% saying they will get the fourth try while denying the All Blacks a bonus point to claim the 2013 Rugby Championship title.

Sure, things look a lot better at Ellis Park with the Boks having won 8 of the 11 encounters in Johannesburg, giving them a 72% win ratio, but most games have been pretty damn tight, with the biggest win being by 14 points.

Tank is a former Western Province tighthead prop and editor of the recently launched free monthly digital rugby magazine called SCRUM

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