Tank Lanning

Stop the Coenie experiment!

2013-06-13 08:52
Sport24 columnist Tank Lanning (File)

I’ll tell you why … Because both the Cheetahs and Bok coaches believe Coenie Oosthuizen to be good enough to play tighthead prop at the highest level. Hence both sets of coaches switching the bullocking loosehead – enjoying some of the greatest form of his life from the left hand side of the scrum – to tighthead for the last 20 minutes of the game.

Against Scotland, Beast Mtawarira and Jannie should have been given the week off, while Oosthuizen, Adriaan Strauss and Adriaanse started, with Nyakane, Bismarck du Plessis and Herbst on the bench. Then we might have learnt something.

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