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Double trouble


Written by Andre Bosch (KSA Shark ©)

Posted in :In the news, Springboks on 1 Sep 2008 at 13:58

Before I get hauled in front of a firing squad, let me make it clear: I do regard Bryan Habana as South Africa’s premier wing – even with his poor 2008 form and injury setbacks.

However, I have a vision (call it a fanciful dream, if you like) of seeing the Ndungane twins – Akona and Odwa – playing together in the same Springbok team.

Rugby 365′s Jan De Koning writes that it is a thought that crossed my mind often before, but resurfaced again at the weekend in watching the Springboks demolish an uninterested and lacklustre Wallaby team 53-8 in Johannesburg.

While all the plaudits went to Jongi Nokwe for his four-try record feat – and credit to him for getting those tries – the real star on the wing was Odwa Ndungane.

I have followed the careers of both Ndungane brothers with great interest, even before Jake White rated them as “too slow”, and felt they offer something special.

When Akona finally convinced the Springbok selectors to give him a run in the national team, Odwa produced such sublime performances on the domestic scene that you just knew his turn would come one day. When it did happen, this year, it was at the expense of his twin brother.

However, Akona has been a fine form with the table-topping Blue Bulls in the Currie Cup competition this year and following Odwa’s outstanding display against the Wallabies I can safely say they will not let their country down if they have to double up as the Bok wings in a Test.

While neither of them has the blistering pace of Habana, they have repeatedly shown their willingness to work around any shortcomings and produce world class performances.

I still have a dream of getting the Boks’ opponents to see double – select the Ndungane twins.

Player of the Weekend: If you have a recording of this past weekend’s Test between the Boks and Wallabies, just go have a look at how often Odwa Ndungane was involved in try-scoring moves – coming off his wing to look for work and in the process help setting up at least two of Nokwe’s tries. As I said before, he may not have the blistering pace of a Bryan Habana, but he does posses most of the other skills that a wing needs.

Brief bio of Odwa Ndungane:
Full names: Odwa Nzuzo
Position: Wing
Physical: 1.84m; 95kg
Born: 20-02-81, Umtata
Provincial caps: 76 (Border 49, Blue Bulls 2, Sharks 25)
Provincial points: 175 [35 tries] (Border 25 tries, Sharks 10 tries)
Provincial debut: 2000 v Eagles (Border)
Super Rugby caps: 35 (Bulls 10, Sharks 25)
Super Rugby points: 55 [11 tries] (Bulls three tries, Sharks eight tries)
Super Rugby debut: 2004 v Sharks (Bulls)
Test caps: Three
Test points: Five (one try)
Test debut: v Italy 2008

Villain of the Weekend: I will be honest, I have never been a big ‘fan’ of one Matt Dunning. The Aussies used to mock Ollie le Roux as an overweight and overrated prop. But at least Ollie used to run with the ball and was seldom pushed back in scrums (note, seldom). Mr Dunning, who for years lived off the infamy of that dreadful drop-goal (he actually kicked it through the posts when he shouldn’t have) that cost the Waratahs a home semifinal, has also been pretending that he can scrum. A couple of years back he had his head shoved so far up his own behind the Wallaby front row was reduced to uncontested scrums. This past weekend rookie Bok prop Tendai Mtawarira – a player who two years ago switched from No.8 to prop and is in his first season of international rugby – repeated that ‘head up his behind’ treatment for Dunning. Robbie Deans saw trouble coming and saved the rotund young Aussie further embarrassment by removing him from the field after just 30 minutes. If Dunning is Australia’s answer to their front row troubles, they are in very deep ‘horse manure’.

Disappointment of the Weekend: Stirling Mortlock is a class player and I truly rate him as one of the best outside centres in the world. I am not sure if it was because Timana Tahu was so poor on his inside, or Mortlock was simply uninterested and wanted to preserve his body for the Tri-Nations decided against the All Blacks in a fortnight. Whatever it was, the Wallaby captain had a shocker and the type of game you do not want to see replayed often, especially not the part where lock Andries Bekker strolled past him for a try.

Try of the Weekend: The Springboks scored eight tries, with some great work in most of them. However, it is Jongi Nokwe’s fourth try that stood out for me as the most sublime moment of the match. The Springboks attacked down the right and Conrad Jantjes – a much improved player – grubbered ahead into emptiness. Ndungane, ever present, followed up, gathered in the rolling ball and as the defence came across he gave to left wing Nokwe, who scored his record-making fourth try in Tahu’s tackle.

Quote(s) of the (last) Week:
1. De Villiers again, this time on the margin between winning and losing: “Winning and losing are the same thing to me, it’s just that winning is much nicer.”
1. Joel Stransky, an expert TV commentator these days: “He is almost unlucky to not have scored.”

Fact(s) of the Week: The All Blacks and Wallabies, who will meet in the Tri-Nations decider in Brisbane on September 13, have played each other more times than any other two test nations in rugby union history.

Here’s the top five:
NZ v Aus – 130 matches (AB’s 66 percent wins)
Eng v Scot – 125 matches (ENG 52 percent wins)
Scot v Ire – 122 matches (SCO 51 percent wins)
Eng v Ire – 121 matches (ENG 57 percent wins)
Eng v Wal – 117 matches (ENG 45 percent wins)

France has played the most Test matches overall, yet don’t feature in the top five. The most they have played against one country (England) is 91 matches.

(Stats, courtesy of pickandgo.info – rugby365′s official stats partner)

Noteworthy stat: Despite outscoring the Wallabies by eight tries to one at the weekend, the Springboks made far more tackles – 73 to 57 – than the Wallabies.



74 Comments

  • :shock: Mr Dunning, who for years lived off the infamy of that dreadful drop-goal (he actually kicked it through the posts when he shouldn’t have) that cost the Waratahs a home semifinal :shock:

    Anyone have more info on that? :shock:

    Donut kicked a drop goal????????

  • Comment 1, posted at 01.09.08 14:02:09 by KSA Shark © Reply
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  • A policeman stopped a guy for driving erratically. He peered intently into the driver’s eyes and said, “Your eyes look bloodshot, have you been drinking?”

    The guy peers into the policeman’s eyes and says, “Your eyes look glazed, have you been eating donuts?”

  • Comment 2, posted at 01.09.08 14:05:41 by KSA Shark © Reply
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  • This is a noteworthy stat indeed: “Noteworthy stat: Despite outscoring the Wallabies by eight tries to one at the weekend, the Springboks made far more tackles – 73 to 57 – than the Wallabies.”

    Well well, does this then tell a tale about a side not trying(Wallabies), or a tale of a side that outplayed another side that tried? I love stats… :grin:

  • Comment 3, posted at 01.09.08 14:11:54 by Silver Fox Reply
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  • @KSA Shark © (Comment 1) : A couple years ago, the Tahs had a penalty and needed a try for points diff or something, so dunning picked up the ball and attempted a droppie, so they could take the penalty and go for a try. But unfortunately he got the kick over. You’ll be able to find it on http://www.rugbydump.com

  • Comment 4, posted at 01.09.08 14:11:55 by molly Reply
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  • @molly (Comment 4) :

    thanks

  • Comment 5, posted at 01.09.08 14:20:22 by KSA Shark © Reply

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  • @molly (Comment 4) :

    found it on you tube. :lol:

  • Comment 6, posted at 01.09.08 14:23:03 by KSA Shark © Reply

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  • And here is Mehrtens giving Loftus the bird after his DG :lol:

  • Comment 7, posted at 01.09.08 14:26:44 by KSA Shark © Reply

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  • I also think Odwa had a great game…his work rate and unselfishness was amazing.

    Keep it up boy…

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  • @blackshark (Comment 8) : I was very impressed with him, so glad he got a try for himself, he def deserved it.

  • Comment 9, posted at 01.09.08 14:33:07 by molly Reply
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  • Hmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmm have just seen that on Wednesday’s NZ v Samoa test is being shown live. :cool:

  • Comment 10, posted at 01.09.08 14:39:52 by KSA Shark © Reply

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  • AND sunday sees two live premiership games :cool:

    Northampton Saints v Worcester Warriors
    Gloucester Rugby v Leicester Tigers

  • Comment 11, posted at 01.09.08 14:41:29 by KSA Shark © Reply

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  • And on Friday i can see if Rob Linde has gotten any better since leaving SA

    Bayonne v Clermont

  • Comment 12, posted at 01.09.08 14:44:12 by KSA Shark © Reply

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  • @KSA Shark © (Comment 12) : I doubt it

  • Comment 13, posted at 01.09.08 14:47:03 by robdylan Reply
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  • @KSA Shark © (Comment 12) : Highly unlikely, he is one of the players you are amazed managed to get an international contract.

    Wonder how often in international rugby – there have been two sets of brothers playing in the same team.

  • Comment 14, posted at 01.09.08 14:47:59 by Sauce Reply
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  • @Sauce (Comment 14) : yeah that must be a first surely.

    How many times have 1 set of brothers played in the same team?

  • Comment 15, posted at 01.09.08 14:49:45 by KSA Shark © Reply

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  • @KSA Shark © (Comment 15) : must be a first IF it happens.

  • Comment 16, posted at 01.09.08 14:50:04 by KSA Shark © Reply

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  • @KSA Shark © (Comment 12) : Is he still playing?

  • Comment 17, posted at 01.09.08 14:50:37 by molly Reply
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  • @Sauce (Comment 14) : I can think of a few.

    The Quinnell brothers for Wales and the Hastings brothers for Scotland. Zinzan and Robin Brooke. Our own Jannie and Bismarck du Plessis. How about Rory and Tony Underwood for England?

  • Comment 18, posted at 01.09.08 14:51:32 by robdylan Reply
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  • @Sauce (Comment 14) : oh sorry – I misread that entirely!

  • Comment 19, posted at 01.09.08 14:53:09 by robdylan Reply
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  • @robdylan (Comment 18) : Chris and Pieter Rossouw played together, didn’t they?

  • Comment 20, posted at 01.09.08 14:53:55 by molly Reply
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  • @molly (Comment 17) :

    Yip there are 31 or more Saffas in the Top 14 and Linde is one of them.

    there is a list in the comment section of this thread.

    http://www.sharksworld.co.za/2008/08/29/rfu-offer-clubs-16m-to-halt-the-foreign-invasion/

  • Comment 21, posted at 01.09.08 14:53:55 by KSA Shark © Reply

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  • @KSA Shark © (Comment 12) : Read somewhere that he was highly rated as a “scrummaging lovk” there pver by the frankryks

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  • @KSA Shark © (Comment 21) :
    Hold on this is easier.

    French Top14 teams with SA players in bold.

    Thanks to FullFlashStrip for the info and the following comment I get 31, but there are a couple I may have missed, or associated for their names…

    Bayonne: Denis Avril, Marc Baget, Cédric Bergez, Guillaume Bernad, Rodney Blake, Filimone Bolavucu, Matias Cortese, Jacques Deen, Manuel Edmonds, Pépito Elhorga, Julian Fiorini, Xavier Garbajosa, Cédric Garcia, Sam Gerber, Craig Gower, Dwayne Haare, Arnaud Heguy, Johnny Howard, Aretz Iguiniz, Vincent Inigo, Thibault Lacroix, Nicolas Lafitte, Pierre-Philippe Lafond, Daniel Larrechea, Benjamin Lhande, Rob Linde, Mathieu Maillard, Jean-Joseph Marmouyet, Rémy Martin, Louis Massabeau, Julien Peyras, Julien Puricelli, Andrew Springgay, Mikaera Tewhata, Julien Tilloles
    Coaches: Jean Philippe Coyola, Thierry Mentieres

    Biarritz: Benoît August, Fabien Barcella, Philippe Bidabé, Marcelo Bosch, Benoît Bourrust, Nicolas Brusque, Romain Cabannes, Manuel Carizza, Fabien Cibray, Eduard Coetzee, Valentin Courrent, David Couzinet, Agustín Creevy, Jacques Cronjé, Cesar Damiani, Mohammed Dridi, Henry Fa’afili, Jean Baptiste Gobelet, Trevor Hall, Imanol Harinordoquy, Benoît Lecouls, Magnus Lund, Andrea Masi, Mosese Moala, Takudzwa Ngwenya, Benjamin Noirot, Julien Peyrelongue, Benjamin Thierry Jérôme Thion
    Coaches: Jacques Delmas, John Issac

    Bourgoin: Coenie Basson, Benjamin Boyet, Pablo Cardinali, Rudolf Coetzee, Jean François Coux, Tim Cowley, Yann David, Florian Denos, Damien Fevre, Anthony Forest, Mickaël Forest, Julien Frier, Jean Philippe Genevois, Thomas Genevois, David Janin, Wessel Jooste, Tone Alefa Kopelani, Yann Labrit, Sébastien Laloo, Bogdan Leonte, Camille Levast, Olivier Milloud, Matthieu Nicolas, Morgan Parra, Pascal Peyron, Franck Romanet, Wessel Roux, Arnaud Tchougong, Matias Viazzo, Rémy Vigneaux
    Coaches: Eric Catinot, Xavier Pemeja

    Brive: Horacio Agulla, Simon Azoulay, Aurélien Beco, Régis Bianco, Jean Philippe Bonrepaux, Damien Browne, Kevin Buys, Pierre Capdevielle, Antonie Claasen, Ben Cohen, Ronnie Cooke, Barry Davies, Jawad Djoudi, Fabien Domingo, Fabrice Estebanez, Vincent Forgues, Andy Goode, Pablo Henn, Sukanaivalu Hufanga, Simon Hugues, Pascal Idieder, Ben Johnston, Davit Khinchagishvili, Philip Liebenberg, Norman Ligairi, Lachlan Mackay, Alex Manta, Arnaud Méla, Hugo Mola, Pascal Oliveirinha
    Coaches: Christophe Laussucq, Hugo Mola

    Clermont Auvergne: Fabien Alexandre, Alexandre Audebert, Benoît Baby, Seremaia Baï, Julien Bonnaire, Benoît Cabello, Gonzalo Canale, Thomas Combezou, Jamie Cudmore, Simms Davison, Vincent Debaty, Thomas Domingo, Laurent Emmanuelli, Grant Esterhuizen, Emmanuel Etien, Anthony Floch, Pierre Manuel Garcia, Loic Jacquet, Brock James, Marius Joubert, Mario Ledesma, Mirko Lozupone, Julien Malzieu, Arnaud Mignardi, Pierre Mignoni, Julien Pierre, Thibaut Privat, Aurélien Rougerie, Christophe Samson, Martin Scelzo, John Senio, Elvis Vermeulen
    Coach: Josef Schmidt

    Dax: Florian Argel, Olivier August, Mattin Auzqui, Duncan Bell, Mickaël Bert, William Bonet, Lucas Borges, Jannie Bornman, David Bortolussi, Renaud Boyoud, Julien Brugnaut, Pierre Caillet, Ludovic Courtade, Nicolas Decamps, Vincent Deniau, Laurent Diaz, Irakli Giorgadze, Cédric Guironnet, Bruno Hiriart, Jimmy Jaen, Joel Koffi, Kasiano Lealamanua, Mathieu Lièvremont, Laurent Marticoréna, Federico Martin Aramburu, Anthony Mazel, Nicolas Morlaes, Neumi Nanuku
    Coaches: Thomas Lièvremont, Laurent Mazas, Christophe Milheres

    Mont-de-Marsan: Bernard Arrayet, Rudolphe Berek, Roland Bernard, Cyriel Blanchard, Patrick Blanco, Jérôme Carre, Florent Cazeaux, Baptiste Chedal Bornu, Damien Cler, Ben Coutts, Jérôme Dhien, Lionel Duthil, Nicolas Etcheverry, Alban Genthieu, Marc Giraud, Pieter Grobler??, Yannick Lafforgue, Romain Lauga, Guillaume Leleu, Trevor Leota, Nicolas Leroux, Matthieu Lopez, Franck Marechal, Timoci Matanavou, Jean Marc Mazzonetto, Jeandre Mynhardt, Sébastien Ormaechea, Frederick Rawls, Dimitri Senio, Murphy Taele, Luke Tait
    Coaches: Marc Dal Maso, Stéphane Prosper

    Montauban: Nick Adams, Gregory Arganese, Yoan Audrin, Julien Audy, Miguel Boris Avramovic, Florin Bogdanel Balan, Antoine Battut, Abdellatif Boutaty, Yannick Caballero, Jean-Emmanuel Cassin, Matthew Clarkin, Fabrice Culinat, Johan Dalla Riva, Vilimoni Delasau, Laurent Delboulbès, Ibrahim Diarra, Adrien Figueiredo, Silviu Florea, Fabien Fortassin, Roman Frost, Karim Ghezal, Rida Jahouer, Sylvain Jonnet, Julien Laharague, Régis Lespinas, Brice Mach, Petre Mitu, Scott Murray, Shannon Paku,, Pukeiti Mangahao, Marc Raynaud, Matthias Rolland, Cédric Rosalen
    Coaches: Laurent, Labit, Laurent Travers

    Montpellier: Jean-Matthieu Alcalde, Clement Baiocco, Vassili Bost, Santiago Bottini, Jacques Boussuge, Thierry Brana, Warren Britz, Joan Caudullo, Didier Chouchan, Manoël Dall’igna, Bruce Douglas, Mamuka Gorgodze, Benjamin Goze, Drikus Hancke??, Sébastien Kuzbik, Mickaël Ladhuie, Na’ama Leleimalefaga, Jaco Lubbe, Michel Macurdy, Justin Marshall, Mark McHugh, Sylvain Mirande, Sébastien Petit, Grant Rees, Fabien Rofes, Olivier Sarramea, Jacques Schutte, Oliver Smith, Danie Thiart, Federico Todeschini
    Coaches: Didier Bes, Alain Hyardet, Didier Nourault, Eric Tissot

    Perpignan: :Rimas Alvarez Kairelis, Sébastien Bozzi, Gerrie Britz, Philip Burger, Julien Candelon, Daniel Carter, Sébastien Chobet, Damien Chouly, Chris Cusiter, Nicolas Durand, Perry Freshwater, Jean Philippe Grandclaude, Guilhem Guirado, Nathan Hines, Gavin Hume, Nicolas Laharrague, Gregory Le Corvec, Christophe Manas, David Marty, Nicolas Mas, David Mélé, Maxime Mermoz, Steve Meyer, Samuel Naulu, Olivier Olibeau, Jean-Pierre Perez, Adrien Plante, Jérôme Porical KisI Pulu
    Coaches: Franck Azema, Jacques Brunel, Bernard Goutta

    Stade Français: Alexandre Albouy, Julien Arias, David Attoub, David Auradou, Lionel Beauxis, Mauro Bergamasco, Mirco Bergamasco, Mathieu Blin, Guillaume Bousses, Ignacio Corleto, Pierre Correia, Denys Drozdz, Mark Gasnier, Stéphane Glas, Juan Hernández, Nicolas Jeanjean, Juan Manuel Leguizamon, Brian Liebenberg, Arnaud Marchois, Sylvain Marconnet, Geoffroy Messina, Franck Montanella, Noel Oelschig, Pascal Papé, Sergio Parisse, Pierre Rabadan, Rodrigo Roncero, Julien Saubade, Laurent Sempere, Dimitri Szarzewski
    Coaches: Ewen McKenzie, Christophe Dominici, Fabrice Landreau

    Toulon: Orene Ai’i, Marc Andreu, Fotunuupule Auelua, David Banquet, Benjamin Basteres, Cédric Beal, Ben Castle, Julien Chouquet, Jerry Collins, Santiago Dellapè, Sébastien Fauqué, Jérôme Filitoga, Philip Fitzgerald, Alessio Galasso, Olvier Grimaud, Matthew Henjak, Martin Jagr, Norman Jordaan, Mafileo Kefu, Sisaro Koyamaibole, Davit Kubriashvili, Gregory Labadze, Mathieu Larrouy, Tiaan Liebenberg, Gabiriele Lovobalavu, Esteban Lozada, Yoann Maestri, Kiri Mariner, Olivier Missoup, Ramiro Pez, Tusi Pisi, Guillaume Ribes, Luke Rooney, Jérémy Sinzelle, Ross Skeate, Thomas Sourice, Jocelino Suta, Saimone Taumoepeau, Soane Toevalu , Joe Van Niekerk, Thomas Vervoort, Damien Vidal, Sonny Bill Williams, Khaled Zagar
    Coach: Jean-Jacques Crenca

    Toulouse: Manu Ahotaeiloa, Patricio Albacete, Jean Bouilhou, Vincent Clerc, Yves Donguy, Thierry Dusautoir, Gaffie du Toit, Jean Baptiste Elissalde, Florian Fritz, Cédric Heymans, Daan Human, Yannick Jauzion, Byron Kelleher, Maleli Kunavore, Virgile Lacombe, Gregory Lamboley, Julien Ledevec, Finau Maka, Maxime Medard, Frederic Michalak, Romain Millo-Chlusky, Yohan Montes, Yannick Nyanga, Fabien Pelous, Salvatore Perugini, Clement Poitrenaud, Jean-Baptiste Poux, William Servat, David Skrela, Shaun Sowerby
    Coaches: Yannick Bru, Guy Novès, Thomas Philippe Rouge

  • Comment 23, posted at 01.09.08 14:54:33 by KSA Shark © Reply

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  • @molly (Comment 20) : not for the Boks in a test. In fact, there was some controversy as to whether Chris Rossouw ever played a test. I don’t believe he did.

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  • @robdylan (Comment 19) : see, thats what I get for trusting you, now I look like an idiot too :wink:

  • Comment 25, posted at 01.09.08 14:58:24 by molly Reply
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  • @KSA Shark © (Comment 23) : 11 former Sharks there.

    BTW, Elvis Vermeulen is not a SAFFA. He played test rugby for France.

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  • @molly (Comment 25) : I inadvertently ended up answering the question that KSA asked a little later

  • Comment 27, posted at 01.09.08 15:00:50 by robdylan Reply
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  • Didn’t the Argies have two sets of broers in the world cup… might be wrong, well, probably wrong.

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  • @PJLD(RIP Bernie Mac) (Comment 22) :

    Surely not ? My right thigh has more meat on it than he does.

    @robdylan (Comment 24) : Definitely not !

  • Comment 29, posted at 01.09.08 15:06:20 by Sauce Reply
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  • @robdylan (Comment 26) :

    Thanks

    okay have “removed” his name.

  • Comment 30, posted at 01.09.08 15:06:28 by KSA Shark © Reply

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  • @robdylan (Comment 26) : He is a Saffa by birth

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  • @Sauce (Comment 31) : oh? Didn’t know that.

    @Sauce (Comment 29) : that Linde story was a Sauce special… in fact, it was the catalyst to the famous FJ!ELN! incident. I told him that there was more to life than the French Top 14 and that maybe if a player looked kak in the Currie Cup, it’s because he’s a kak player.

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  • @robdylan (Comment 32) : Yea i remember when the Frogs first picked him, there was a write up on him.

    Listen anyone who says Linde is a quality player probably spent his childhood bathing in a wine barrel.

  • Comment 33, posted at 01.09.08 15:22:20 by Sauce Reply
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  • I remember Odwa when he started playing for the Sharks – he couldnt catch a ball and looked totally out of his depth at that level. I think its great testimony to him and his coaches that he getting better and better. Also remember his brother, when asked about how people could tell the two of them apart, Akona replied that he was the one that scored the tries.

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  • @Sauce (Comment 31) : According to wiki, he is a french by birth. But wiki is known to be wrong. Can’t be too many Vermeulen’s in France.

  • Comment 35, posted at 01.09.08 15:28:23 by molly Reply
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  • @Salmonoid (Comment 34) : Very funny Akona, :evil: I still think Odwa should’ve gone to France last year.

  • Comment 36, posted at 01.09.08 15:32:51 by blackshark Reply

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  • @molly (Comment 35) : Eish maybe i got it wrong, maybe it was his old man or old lady that was saffa by birth???

  • Comment 37, posted at 01.09.08 15:34:47 by Sauce Reply
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  • @blackshark (Comment 36) :
    Was he linked to a move to France last year. I dont remember that.

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  • @Salmonoid (Comment 38) : hehe, think he means for that big cup festival thing… something to do with Ellis. :mrgreen:

  • Comment 39, posted at 01.09.08 15:43:52 by molly Reply
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  • @molly (Comment 39) :
    Grief. :oops: :oops:

  • Comment 40, posted at 01.09.08 15:58:08 by Salmonoid Reply
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  • :lol: @ Salmo

  • Comment 41, posted at 01.09.08 16:03:51 by blackshark Reply

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  • @Sauce (Comment 29) : Funny enough my source was more “sauce” than source.

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  • @robdylan (Comment 32) : Oh shitt,didnt see your comment Rob(linde) :mrgreen:

  • Comment 43, posted at 01.09.08 16:08:44 by PJLD(RIP Bernie Mac) Reply
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  • ” told him that there was more to life than the French Top 14″ That i remember clearly.
    Andre”die lem” Hough still around? :wink:

  • Comment 44, posted at 01.09.08 16:10:29 by PJLD(RIP Bernie Mac) Reply
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  • If i keep this up i can take over the site

  • Comment 45, posted at 01.09.08 16:10:58 by PJLD(RIP Bernie Mac) Reply
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  • holy moly , i woke up 8am yesterday morning, and im still awake now.(uhm no “assistance”)

  • Comment 46, posted at 01.09.08 16:12:05 by PJLD(RIP Bernie Mac) Reply
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  • RobD is Rob Lindes lovechild :neutral:

  • Comment 47, posted at 01.09.08 16:12:52 by PJLD(RIP Bernie Mac) Reply
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  • @PJLD(RIP Bernie Mac) (Comment 44) : I think he ended up in the bottom 14, so to speak ;)

    What about Bertus Swanepoel, the new prince of wings? LOL… what a joke.

  • Comment 48, posted at 01.09.08 16:13:21 by robdylan Reply
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  • Im so tired,so so tired

  • Comment 49, posted at 01.09.08 16:14:04 by PJLD(RIP Bernie Mac) Reply
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  • @robdylan (Comment 48) : gawd i dont even recall that one

  • Comment 50, posted at 01.09.08 16:14:54 by PJLD(RIP Bernie Mac) Reply
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  • What? No. We can’t stop here. This is bat country. …

  • Comment 51, posted at 01.09.08 16:19:51 by PJLD(RIP Bernie Mac) Reply
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  • I think Hmmmm has found Clayton’s password…

  • Comment 52, posted at 01.09.08 16:24:36 by robdylan Reply
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  • Mujati is not a tightheads browneye

  • Comment 53, posted at 01.09.08 16:27:29 by PJLD(RIP Bernie Mac) Reply
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  • When I came to, the general back-alley ambience of the suite was so rotten, so incredibly foul. How long had I been lying there? All these signs of violence. What had happened? There was evidence in this room of excessive consumption of almost every type of drug known to civilized man since 1544 AD. What kind of addict would need all these coconut husks and crushed honeydew rinds? Would the presence of junkies account for all these uneaten french fries? These puddles of glazed ketchup on the bureau? Maybe so. But then why all this booze? And these crude pornographic photos smeared with mustard that had dried to a hard yellow crust? These were not the hoofprints of your average God-fearing junky. It was too savage. Too aggressive.

  • Comment 54, posted at 01.09.08 16:28:58 by PJLD(RIP Bernie Mac) Reply
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  • @Sauce (Comment 31) :

    Not acording to his yahoo Profile.

    Elvis VERMEULEN

    Height: 1.87m. Weight: 105kg. Nationality: FRA ( Born 05/04/1979 in Senlis )

    First professional match: 16/06/2001 against South Africa

  • Comment 55, posted at 01.09.08 16:34:30 by KSA Shark © Reply

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  • @KSA Shark © (Comment 55) : Yea – i guess i read wrong. Drinks on Rob next time :)

  • Comment 56, posted at 01.09.08 16:37:02 by Sauce Reply
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  • I hate to advocate drugs, alcohol, violence, or insanity to anyone, but they’ve always worked for me.

  • Comment 57, posted at 01.09.08 16:39:32 by PJLD(RIP Bernie Mac) Reply
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  • @PJLD(RIP Bernie Mac) (Comment 57) : Seconded.

  • Comment 58, posted at 01.09.08 16:43:40 by Sauce Reply
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  • @Sauce (Comment 56) : eh?

  • Comment 59, posted at 01.09.08 16:44:10 by robdylan Reply
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  • Seeing as I have posted quite a few jokes lately. i am sure one more won’t do any harm.

    Yesterday I answered a knock on the door, only to be confronted by a well-dressed young man carrying a vacuum cleaner.

    ‘Good morning,’ said the young man ‘If I could take a couple of minutes of your time, I would like to demonstrate the very latest in high-powered vacuum cleaners.’

    ‘Go away!’ I said. ‘I haven’t got any money!’, ‘I’m broke!’ and proceeded to close the door.

    Quick as a flash, the young man wedged his foot in the door and pushed wide open. ‘Don’t be too hasty!’ he said. ‘Not until you have at least seen my demonstration.’ And with that, he emptied a bucket of horse manure onto my hallway carpet.

    ‘If this vacuum cleaner does not remove all traces of this horse manure from your carpet, Sir, I will personally eat the remainder.’

    I stepped back and said, ‘Well I hope you’ve got a good appetite, because they cut off my electricity this morning. What part of ‘broke’ do you not understand

  • Comment 60, posted at 01.09.08 16:48:38 by KSA Shark © Reply

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  • No man is so foolish but he may sometimes give another good counsel, and no man so wise that he may not easily err if he takes no other counsel than his own. He that is taught only by himself has a fool for a master.

  • Comment 61, posted at 01.09.08 16:49:19 by PJLD(RIP Bernie Mac) Reply
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  • @PJLD(RIP Bernie Mac) (Comment 61) :

    Do i need to be drunk to understand these?

    BTW, I see it was not just CT that got nailed today. Got pics from a mate of mine who lives in Plett. Seems look out beach got nailed heavily as well.

  • Comment 62, posted at 01.09.08 16:51:45 by KSA Shark © Reply

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  • @robdylan (Comment 59) : I made a mistake and you paying for it. Life sucks eh ?

  • Comment 63, posted at 01.09.08 16:52:48 by Sauce Reply
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  • @KSA Shark © (Comment 62) : Bottle a whiskey,some hallucinogenics and an adrenilan gland to …to chew on and you’ll be fine.

    From Cape Columbine all the way up bru.

  • Comment 64, posted at 01.09.08 16:53:35 by PJLD(RIP Bernie Mac) Reply
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  • @KSA Shark © (Comment 62) :

    Sorry yesterday not today.

  • Comment 65, posted at 01.09.08 16:53:36 by KSA Shark © Reply

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  • @Sauce (Comment 63) : ah well. C’est la vie!

  • Comment 66, posted at 01.09.08 17:00:02 by robdylan Reply
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  • @KSA Shark © (Comment 62) :
    Most of the country has been nailed in some way or the other. Gauteng, Mpumalanga and KZN, OFS have had some serious winds and veld / forest fires. There have been something like 20 deaths attributed to the weather, mostly from fire. I dont think there were any fatalities in the Western Cape.

  • Comment 67, posted at 01.09.08 17:11:39 by Salmonoid Reply
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  • @Salmonoid (Comment 67) :

    yip, my one brother is a forester in the Piet Retief area and he has been battling fires for the last few day.

  • Comment 68, posted at 01.09.08 18:33:08 by KSA Shark © Reply

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  • So PJLD cottoned on to Hunter S Thompson.

    Great writer he was.

  • Comment 69, posted at 01.09.08 18:37:50 by Big Fish Reply
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  • @Big Fish (Comment 69) : :?:
    Does he write papsak cocktail recipes?

    or does he do Herb cookie recipes?

    :wink:

  • Comment 70, posted at 01.09.08 18:47:22 by KSA Shark © Reply

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  • @PJLD(RIP Bernie Mac) (Comment 54) :

    Read the book about 5 times and watched the movie hundreds..still in my top 5 of all time.

    Johonny Depp was brilliant in it.

  • Comment 71, posted at 01.09.08 20:37:36 by CoffeeShopBok;-) Reply

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  • @CoffeeShopBok;-) (Comment 71) : Haven’t actually read the book but i really should, watched the movie more times than is considered healthy.

    You’re right, Depp was brilliant.

  • Comment 72, posted at 02.09.08 08:39:28 by PJLD(RIP Bernie Mac) Reply
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  • @PJLD(RIP Bernie Mac) (Comment 72) : The book is a far superior experience…one should also get hold of a tome called the Great White Shark Hunt – has some good introductions to the whole Vegas fiasco.

  • Comment 73, posted at 02.09.08 08:56:11 by Sauce Reply
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  • @Sauce (Comment 73) : Noted :!:

  • Comment 74, posted at 02.09.08 09:10:01 by PJLD(RIP Bernie Mac) Reply
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