Tank Lanning

Time to go global

2013-09-12 09:46
Sport24 columnist Tank Lanning (File)
With both SANZAR and the European Rugby Cup (ERC) going through what will definitely be tournament altering discussions, I believe we have an ideal opportunity to create something brand new.

So why not make both games part of the same tournament?

A lot easier said than done though, and we would need to take some key learnings out of the reasons both the Heineken Cup and Super Rugby are unravelling.

Travel

Time zones

Unfair tournament structure

Guaranteed seat at the table

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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