Springboks

Boks must get in front quickly

2013-06-21 11:32
Heyneke Meyer (Gallo)
Cape Town – While we should guard against taking anything away from Scotland’s seriously gritty performance in running the Springboks close at Nelspruit, it is nevertheless tempting to wonder whether the host nation might have won by an altogether clear-cut more margin but for a bit of bad luck in the opening seconds.

Samoa, like the Boks the only unbeaten side in the four-team tournament, might well not be as charitable in letting the more fancied hosts back into the fixture should they find themselves nursing so meaningful a lead themselves at Loftus on Saturday (17:15 kickoff).

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