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Rory’s challenge


Written by Rob Otto (robdylan)

Posted in :Original Content, Sharks, Springboks on 2 Jun 2009 at 11:00
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Rory Kockott has been, somewhat surprisingly, overlooked for not only the Springbok squad, but also the Emerging Boks team to play the British and Irish Lions. Given the season that he’s had, it’s a strange call, to say the least.

There’s a lot of speculation doing the rounds, of course. Surely, as one of the form scrumhalves in the competition, as well as one of the most reliable goal-kickers, Kockott should be a shoe-in – certainly ahead of the out-of-form (and overwieght) Ricky Januarie? How can he seriously miss out on an Emerging Bok spot to Heini Adams, the promising Bulls reserve scrumhalf who nevertheless enjoyed virtually no Super 14 gametime this season?

There must be more to this, surely. Can it be something to do with de Villiers’ muttered comments about Kockott being a little selfish? Can his disciplinary record – including a yellow card for an off-the-ball tackle against the Blues and that infamous red card for slapping Adam Thompson – be a factor behind his ommission? Whatever the case, Kockott is clearly doing something wrong in the eyes of the national selectors and it’s something he’ll need to put right in order to stand any chance of representing his country.

Things like this often serve as a message or wake-up call for a player and represent a good opportunity to learn something about his play and the way he is perceived by the broader rugby establishment. For Rory Kockott, the big test of his character will be how he chooses to react to this snub. There’s the petulant, Schalk Brits approach (pick me or I’ll go overseas), which admittedly must seem a very enticing one for Kockott right now. Let’s face it, he wouldn’t struggle to get a contract with any of the Aussie Super 14 teams and the fact that he could still qualify to play for Australia in the future would make that even more compelling. I’m sure his briefcase is full of offers from the UK and France too – just like virtually every other Super 14 player’s.

The other option, though, is to grit it out and try to fix the problem. We saw how Ruan Pienaar reacted to being left out of the Bok squad – he went back to his province and sorted his game out from the ground up. For Kockott, it might not be as easy, though, since he is not really in bad form. He just needs to try and figure out what he’s doing wrong and how to fix it. To my mind, what he needs to do is have a frank discussion with Peter de Villiers, or perhaps even Ian McIntosh as a selector, to identify which aspects of his game (or perhaps even his attitude) need to be improved in order to be reconsidered for national selection. He then needs to agree on a plan that involves John Plumtree and the Sharks coaching staff, to rectify those areas.

It’s the harder of the two roads, but if Kockott wants to be a Bok, it’s the one he’s going to have to follow. I for one hope that he does, because I’d hate to lose him. It’s up to you, Rory Kockott.



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  • I think its the discipline

  • Comment 1, posted at 02.06.09 11:23:09 by Rahul Reply
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  • Adams turned 29, 3 days ago I Actually thought he was a LOT younger than that. :shock:
    Januarie turned 27 in Feb
    Du preez turned 27 in March

    Kockott is still 22, he turn 23 on 25 June

    His time will come

  • Comment 2, posted at 02.06.09 11:23:36 by KSA Shark © Reply
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  • @KSA Shark © (Comment 2) : is Adams 29? Shit – I thought he was closer to 24. Shows how much I know.

  • Comment 3, posted at 02.06.09 11:28:31 by robdylan Reply
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  • @KSA Shark © (Comment 2) : Giving him a run before he hits the couch?

  • Comment 4, posted at 02.06.09 11:32:36 by Rahul Reply

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  • Who’s the kicker in the emerging Bok side…Burton Francis??

  • Comment 5, posted at 02.06.09 11:36:49 by Pokkel Reply
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  • @Pokkel (Comment 5) : Good question. Why was the Griquas flyhalf not selected?

  • Comment 6, posted at 02.06.09 11:53:34 by Rahul Reply

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  • @Rahul (Comment 6) : Because he was even selected behind Naas Olivier (who is ultra rubbish) for the Royal XV…so they obviously don’t rate him! :eek:

  • Comment 7, posted at 02.06.09 12:02:45 by Villie Reply
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  • @Pokkel (Comment 5) : Earl Rose?

  • Comment 8, posted at 02.06.09 12:10:45 by robdylan Reply
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  • @robdylan (Comment 8) : Let’s hope it is Earl Rose cause that will mean he is not really in the running for the Bok side :twisted:

  • Comment 9, posted at 02.06.09 12:16:32 by Pokkel Reply
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  • Go Rory go – anywhere, these guys arent going to give you a look in. If they dont pick you now, with Januarie hopelessly out of form, then they are not going to. As much as I’d hate to see you playing for another team I would fully understand it.

  • Comment 10, posted at 02.06.09 12:16:50 by Salmonoid Reply
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  • @Villie (Comment 7) : Naas Olivier had a couple of decent games for the Cheetah’s towards the end of the Super 14

  • Comment 11, posted at 02.06.09 12:17:17 by Pokkel Reply
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  • Personally i like Adams….

    Thats said. How the Pieman managed to get slected again is beyond even my imagination.

  • Comment 12, posted at 02.06.09 12:21:34 by Worcestershire Sauce Reply
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  • @Rahul (Comment 1) : If it is the discipline what is Bakkies doing in the Boks team? :evil: :evil:

  • Comment 13, posted at 02.06.09 12:22:49 by Reds Reply

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  • @Pokkel (Comment 11) : That’s his problem Pokkel…2 decent games, 4 crap ones!

  • Comment 14, posted at 02.06.09 12:25:23 by Villie Reply
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  • @Worcestershire Sauce (Comment 12) : I haven’t seen enough of Adams to make up my mind…how much game time did he get for the Bulls??

  • Comment 15, posted at 02.06.09 12:28:02 by Pokkel Reply
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  • @Villie (Comment 14) : Like the rest of the Cheetah’s …only the Cheetah’s only had 2 decent games in 13 :roll:

  • Comment 16, posted at 02.06.09 12:29:01 by Pokkel Reply
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  • @Worcestershire Sauce (Comment 12) : Ricky scored the winning try for the Boks in Dunedin… you want to throw him away after one bad Super 14?

  • Comment 17, posted at 02.06.09 12:33:56 by robdylan Reply
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  • @Reds (Comment 13) : he’s a 60-test veteran, Reds.

    I mean, come on… you can’t compare Bakkies and Rory Kockott

  • Comment 18, posted at 02.06.09 12:34:52 by robdylan Reply
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  • @Reds (Comment 13) : I didnt see BB getting any reds recently? :mrgreen:

  • Comment 19, posted at 02.06.09 12:42:45 by Rahul Reply

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  • Im with Rob on this one. We need our experienced players for this series. Guys like Schalk and Ricki wont let the Bok side down.
    Frans Steyn on the other hand…

  • Comment 20, posted at 02.06.09 12:45:25 by wpw Reply
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  • @robdylan (Comment 18) :
    Reds was refering to both their discipline issues, not experience, by your reckoning its fine to be an experienced thug but not an inexperienced one. Hell if nobody gives him a chance how is he going to be able to pass your criteria of becoming an experienced thug and thus good for the team.

  • Comment 21, posted at 02.06.09 12:45:33 by Salmonoid Reply
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  • @Rahul (Comment 19) : yes… dirty, but clever :)

  • Comment 22, posted at 02.06.09 12:45:37 by robdylan Reply
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  • @Salmonoid (Comment 21) : no – that’s not the issue. The issue is that it’s a lot easier to leave out a guy with no caps than a guy with 60 caps if discipline is going to be the criteria. Bakkies is an established cog in the Bok engine. He’s built up a track record of performance and, as such, is probably entitled to some leeway. I’m not condoning foul play, per se, but he’s meant to be the enforcer in the pack, after all.

  • Comment 23, posted at 02.06.09 12:47:34 by robdylan Reply
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  • to my mind he is not even rated at number 4 because div said that Jano Vermaak was very unlucky. I thought that guy who played scrummy for the Royals had a bloody good game, and I am not sugesting him as a bok , just a thought

  • Comment 24, posted at 02.06.09 12:47:51 by Whindy Reply
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  • We can debate the issue of the Bok selection forever and a day…bottom line is that this Bok squad should take care of the B&I Lions and I’m really looking forward to the rest of their tour….I like the ideas of the traditional tours and I would love to see the 2 month long international tours back.

    Go Boks…Go PdV

    And I better start doing something constructive.

    Cheers all

  • Comment 25, posted at 02.06.09 12:47:54 by Pokkel Reply
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  • @Salmonoid (Comment 21) : what I forgot to mention is that I think you’re being deliberatly obtuse, as always! :mrgreen:

  • Comment 26, posted at 02.06.09 12:49:22 by robdylan Reply
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  • @Whindy (Comment 24) : who was he?

  • Comment 27, posted at 02.06.09 12:49:40 by robdylan Reply
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  • @robdylan (Comment 18) : How many yellows did Bakkies get? and Reds?

  • Comment 28, posted at 02.06.09 12:49:55 by molly Reply
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  • @Whindy (Comment 24) : i saw an interesting comment on Keo… makes you think:

    Kockett left the lions because he couldn’t get ahead of Vermaark and knew that he probably wouldn’t so he went to the sharks. Then he plays behind an all conquering sharks pack and looks awesome, Vermaark though still held his own as one of the top scrumhalves in the S14 behind the lions pack that got shunted everywhere. Vermaark deserves this call up.

    Now, I’m not sure how true this is, but I’d say that Rory was definitely behind Janno in the Lions pecking order. We, of course, slated them for being unable to hold onto their talent, but just maybe they had this one spot on. Janno certainly manages to shine in a losing team, whereas Rory doesn’t always look great in a moslty winning one.

    Food for thought?

  • Comment 29, posted at 02.06.09 12:51:19 by robdylan Reply
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  • @Salmonoid (Comment 21) : EXACTLY…. well said! Fitzpatrick rugby :mrgreen:

  • Comment 30, posted at 02.06.09 12:51:39 by Rahul Reply

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  • Obtuse?? :shock:

  • Comment 31, posted at 02.06.09 12:52:02 by wpw Reply
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  • @molly (Comment 28) : none in this year’s Super 14. Rory got 1 of each.

    But we’re comparing apples with watermelons here.

    It’s like saying that whatever rules apply to a junior Microsoft intern must apply to Bill Gates as well.

  • Comment 32, posted at 02.06.09 12:52:44 by robdylan Reply
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  • @Salmonoid (Comment 21) : Give Kockott two more years and he’ll be as good as Bakkies!

  • Comment 33, posted at 02.06.09 12:53:55 by Rahul Reply

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  • Rory is 6th choice at best. I rate Bolla Conradie and Tertius Carse higher!!

  • Comment 34, posted at 02.06.09 12:54:44 by wpw Reply
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  • @wpw (Comment 31) : it means deliberately missing the point

  • Comment 35, posted at 02.06.09 12:55:59 by robdylan Reply
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  • I know Rob. I was testing you… :roll:

  • Comment 36, posted at 02.06.09 12:57:23 by wpw Reply
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  • @wpw (Comment 34) : and you wonder why nobody takes you seriously :)

    Look – I would say that, on form, Rory Kockott is probably the 3rd (or maybe) 2nd best scrummie in South Africa at the moment. So something other than form has obviously been taken into account here and Rory owes it to himself to find out what that “something” is and try to put it right, if he can.

    Or he can do a Clyde.

  • Comment 37, posted at 02.06.09 12:57:55 by robdylan Reply
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  • @wpw (Comment 36) : how ironic :)

  • Comment 38, posted at 02.06.09 12:58:23 by robdylan Reply
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  • I would never pick a guy that slaps like a girl.

  • Comment 39, posted at 02.06.09 12:58:39 by Morné Reply
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  • @robdylan (Comment 26) :
    Not being too obtuse this time. Firm believer in geese and ganders though.

  • Comment 40, posted at 02.06.09 12:58:45 by Salmonoid Reply
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  • @robdylan (Comment 32) : But he was cited and got a 3 week ban.

  • Comment 41, posted at 02.06.09 12:58:51 by Rahul Reply

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  • @robdylan (Comment 27) : a chap called Sarel Pretorius, given the chance I think he could do well at a bigger union!!

  • Comment 42, posted at 02.06.09 12:59:08 by Whindy Reply
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  • Sweet – the Sharks new Currie Cup flyhalf has just accepted my friend request on Facebook

  • Comment 43, posted at 02.06.09 12:59:33 by robdylan Reply
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  • @Morné (Comment 39) : especially from behind!! :lol:

  • Comment 44, posted at 02.06.09 13:00:16 by Whindy Reply
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  • @Whindy (Comment 42) : ah yes. The Griquas boy

  • Comment 45, posted at 02.06.09 13:00:25 by robdylan Reply
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  • @Morné (Comment 39) : :lol:

  • Comment 46, posted at 02.06.09 13:00:51 by Rahul Reply

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  • @Whindy (Comment 42) : I thought he played well, BUT kicked away possesion at crucial times

  • Comment 47, posted at 02.06.09 13:04:22 by Pokkel Reply
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  • @robdylan (Comment 29) :
    One problem here, Rory never came to the Sharks because he was behind Jano, he was headhunted by the Sharks after one particular game in which he destroyed the Sharks in a Currie Cup game at Ellis Park.
    The Lions scrum did not get destroyed by all and sundry in the Supeer14.

  • Comment 48, posted at 02.06.09 13:05:23 by Salmonoid Reply
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  • @Rahul (Comment 41) : ah – fair enough. Forgot about that.

    Ok, so revert to argument above, then. I’m ont going to get into trying to defend Bakkies’s disciplinary record

  • Comment 49, posted at 02.06.09 13:05:36 by robdylan Reply
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  • @Morné (Comment 39) :
    That is the most valid reason offered so far.

  • Comment 50, posted at 02.06.09 13:06:10 by Salmonoid Reply
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  • @robdylan (Comment 49) : And its not Rory’s place to be the ‘enforcer’. He needs to leave that up to the loosies.

  • Comment 51, posted at 02.06.09 13:07:57 by Rahul Reply

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  • @Salmonoid (Comment 48) : note I said losing team… I didn’t say losing pack.

    All I’m trying to say here is that there is a valid school of thought that Janno Vermaak is currently a better scrumhalf than Rory. I’m not saying I necessarily agree with that school of thought… but I’m just saying that it’s a valid one.

  • Comment 52, posted at 02.06.09 13:08:25 by robdylan Reply
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  • @robdylan (Comment 43) : Another one, we havent even dusted off the one we got from the Valke yet. Who is he btw.

    What happened to Lionel Cornelius, he had supposedly signed for the Sharks – officially but I see he is still in the Boland.

  • Comment 53, posted at 02.06.09 13:09:48 by Salmonoid Reply
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  • @Salmonoid (Comment 50) : But don’t you think that half of Bakkies’ job in being the enforcer/thug call him what you like he sorts things out and whether you like it or not its part of the physical South African game and thats his job

  • Comment 54, posted at 02.06.09 13:11:12 by Whindy Reply
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  • @robdylan (Comment 52) :
    No, but Keos blogger did.
    I think Vermaak was damn good, especially as the season progressed and was probably even beter than Rory – but Rory brings his kicking to the party.

  • Comment 55, posted at 02.06.09 13:15:16 by Salmonoid Reply
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  • @Rahul (Comment 51) : I can’t remember whther you’re arguing with me or against me :)

  • Comment 56, posted at 02.06.09 13:17:26 by robdylan Reply
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  • @Salmonoid (Comment 53) : can’t say… top secret. And it’s nt confirmed yet anyway :)

    Lionel Cornelius apparently never signed. That will teach me to trust everythign I read in the Beeld

  • Comment 57, posted at 02.06.09 13:18:40 by robdylan Reply
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  • @robdylan comment 43 Whos the Sharks new fly half

  • Comment 58, posted at 02.06.09 13:26:49 by Fattmann Reply
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  • @Fattmann (Comment 58) : see comment 57 above :mrgreen:

  • Comment 59, posted at 02.06.09 13:29:28 by robdylan Reply
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  • @Whindy (Comment 54) :
    You misunderstand me. I LOVE Bakkies the enforceser and the role he plays on the field, but to do that he trangresses on the side of dirty play now and then, just as Kockett does.

  • Comment 60, posted at 02.06.09 13:33:21 by Salmonoid Reply
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  • @robdylan comment 59
    is this guy somone who will make us say yippee or someone who will make us say who?

  • Comment 61, posted at 02.06.09 13:34:19 by Fattmann Reply
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  • @Fattmann (Comment 61) : he’s pretty well known. But like I say, it’s early days and just rumour at this staeg.

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  • @robdylan (Comment 57) :
    Rapport also said it was a done deal.
    One clue re our possible new flyhalf – can he speak French?

  • Comment 63, posted at 02.06.09 13:44:24 by Salmonoid Reply
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  • @Salmonoid (Comment 60) : Okay so we are agreeing :lol:

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  • ok i wont stir

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  • @Salmonoid (Comment 63) : I doubt it.

    And no, it’s not Monty Dumond :)

  • Comment 66, posted at 02.06.09 13:50:02 by robdylan Reply
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  • @Fattmann (Comment 65) : well, I’m not going to give it away :)

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  • @robdylan comment 67
    Didnt think you would but let me ask you this when will you announce that the rumor is true

  • Comment 68, posted at 02.06.09 13:59:27 by Fattmann Reply
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  • @Whindy (Comment 64) : Yep. :smile:

  • Comment 69, posted at 02.06.09 14:09:47 by Salmonoid Reply
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  • @Fattmann (Comment 68) : oh yes… I’ll trumpet it from the rooftops.

    Have you not heard anything?

  • Comment 70, posted at 02.06.09 14:13:09 by robdylan Reply
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  • @Pokkel (Comment 15) : Based mainly on history…he i think makes the bulls play a bit quicker than Du Preez. So he is good for the last 20….

    @robdylan (Comment 37) : Don’t you mean he can do a Brad

    @robdylan (Comment 17) : He looks like he needs to play rugby not sit on the wood

  • Comment 71, posted at 02.06.09 14:13:13 by Worcestershire Sauce Reply
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  • @robdylan seems a disgrunted F/h north of us is looking to move but i cant confirm not sure if he can speak french though

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  • @Fattmann (Comment 72) : north of us? How far north? Like northern SA, or northern hemisphere?

  • Comment 73, posted at 02.06.09 14:31:00 by robdylan Reply
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  • @Fattmann (Comment 72) : does he have the initals of JLP :?: :?:

  • Comment 74, posted at 02.06.09 14:32:11 by Whindy Reply
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  • Maybe Peter Grant realises that these days you have more chance of making the Bok side if you play for the Sharks or the Bulls.

  • Comment 75, posted at 02.06.09 14:32:36 by Salmonoid Reply
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  • I think I know who this is :mrgreen: :lol:

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  • @robdylan Comment 73 north of CT but a name player
    @windy comment 74 not sure of all the initials guys trying to confirm now will let you know

  • Comment 77, posted at 02.06.09 14:36:09 by Fattmann Reply
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  • @Villie (Comment 76) : The guy I’m thinking of is still very young…..

  • Comment 78, posted at 02.06.09 14:54:19 by Villie Reply
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  • @Villie (Comment 78) : it helps that you’re my friend on FaceBook :)

  • Comment 79, posted at 02.06.09 14:59:45 by robdylan Reply
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  • @Fattmann (Comment 77) : isn’t everywhere north of Cape Town? :)

  • Comment 80, posted at 02.06.09 15:00:36 by robdylan Reply
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  • Dose he have a twin brother??

  • Comment 81, posted at 02.06.09 15:16:48 by Whindy Reply
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  • Sias Ebersohn?? :mrgreen:

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  • @Whindy (Comment 81) : that would only narrow it down slightly… I understand that Guy Cronje did, in fact, run at flyhalf in the shadow team yesterday.

    @wpw (Comment 82) : who?

  • Comment 83, posted at 02.06.09 15:29:23 by robdylan Reply
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  • Morning All – My Dad got an early fathers Day Present from my Mom…a Teacup Yorkie……named RORY.. :lol: (They wanted to call him Beast, but apparently when they saw him – the two eyes so close and the wilde “kuifie”, and wanting to attack everyone and everything – they deciede that “Rory” would be more appropriate! :mrgreen:

    @robdylan (Comment 32) :

    If you keep comparing aplles with apples , you will only get the Best apple….if you start comparing apples with soemthing else – you will get the best there is available… :wink: Think out of the box a bit, Robbo… :twisted:

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  • @Prof. Ice (Comment 84) :

    That said – I think I need to wake up and heat up properly before I post…spelling is dreadful…fingers are frozen from the cold!! :lol:

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  • @Prof. Ice (Comment 84) :

    Yorkies make me redline instantly. had to endure two for some time that were not even our own, but where regularly at our house.

  • Comment 86, posted at 03.06.09 08:56:52 by KSA Shark © Reply

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  • rory doesn’t deserve a spot. vermaak does, not kockett. kockett was the reason the sharks backline battled this season. vermaak creates and made an old man like pretorius look good. just like fourie makes steyn look good. a backline player is only as good as the player inside him allows him to be. the sharks flyhalves this season looked poor. just as the stormers did and that was januarie’s doing.

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  • @KSA Shark © (Comment 86) : Anything you can drop kick over your fence is not a dog! :mrgreen:

  • Comment 88, posted at 03.06.09 09:16:24 by Rahul Reply

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  • @Rahul (Comment 88) :
    Or that can fit in a teacup, that is why its called a teacup yorkie isn’t it.

    I personally like bra cup Yorkies.

  • Comment 89, posted at 03.06.09 09:26:49 by Salmonoid Reply
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  • @try time (superrugby’s kryptonite is SANZAR) (Comment 87) :
    You stole my comment! :wink:

  • Comment 90, posted at 03.06.09 09:30:21 by Big Fish Reply
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  • @Rahul (Comment 88) :

    Exactly!!!!!!!! :mrgreen:

    Anything that runs to YOU for protection isn’t a dog either. :wink:

    If their hair was a little more absorbent you could at least shove a stick up it’s arse and use it as a half decent mop. :oops:

    Other than that I believe ornaments should be made of ceramic.

  • Comment 91, posted at 03.06.09 09:30:32 by KSA Shark © Reply

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  • @Salmonoid (Comment 89) :

    B or D size? :wink: Maybe that is why they always come in pairs. :lol:

  • Comment 92, posted at 03.06.09 09:32:49 by KSA Shark © Reply

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  • @KSA Shark © (Comment 91) :

    O jinne…hier kom “Kroonstad” nou sterk deur!! :mrgreen:

    @Salmonoid (Comment 89) :
    :lol:

  • Comment 93, posted at 03.06.09 09:34:25 by Prof. Ice Reply
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  • @Prof. Ice (Comment 85) :

    That’s what happens when you have an ice cold beer in your hand so early in the morning!!! :twisted:

  • Comment 94, posted at 03.06.09 09:38:42 by wpw Reply
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  • @Prof. Ice (Comment 93) :
    Is it called “Kroon” stad cos they discovered gold there?

  • Comment 95, posted at 03.06.09 09:42:52 by Big Fish Reply
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  • @Big Fish (Comment 95) :

    Ohhh…I dont think so, BUT I thought they made ceramic dogs famous… :wink:

    @wpw (Comment 94) :

    Jealousy makes you nasty! :mrgreen:

  • Comment 96, posted at 03.06.09 09:47:54 by Prof. Ice Reply
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  • @Big Fish (Comment 95) :

    Folklore has it that the town was named for a horse, belonging to Voortrekker Sarel Cilliers, which drowned in a stream on the site of the present town. A caravan park and many more camp sites on the banks of the willow-lined Vals River are frequented by anglers and watersport enthusiasts.

    There you have it…

    Although there is a crown above the crest///which I suppose could also have an indication to the Royal Thrown perhaps?? you are the clever one…get the real story behind the story and do tell!! :wink:

  • Comment 97, posted at 03.06.09 09:52:32 by Prof. Ice Reply
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  • @Salmonoid (Comment 89) : :lol: :lol:

  • Comment 98, posted at 03.06.09 09:57:26 by Rahul Reply

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  • @Prof. Ice (Comment 97) :
    So its named after a horse that couldn’t swim…

    Coulda been worse – he coulda named it after his favourite favourite dog, and then KSA would have been born in Spykerstad.

    @wpw (Comment 94) :
    You dont get the moral higher ground just cos you have a chocolate bar in your hand first thing in the morning.

  • Comment 99, posted at 03.06.09 09:58:11 by Big Fish Reply
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  • @KSA Shark © (Comment 91) : :lol: anything that bounces when it barks… not a dog!

  • Comment 100, posted at 03.06.09 10:00:56 by Rahul Reply

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  • @Prof. Ice (Comment 97) :

    Caravan Park??

    Is that where Oubaas lived while growing up?? :mrgreen:

  • Comment 101, posted at 03.06.09 10:03:11 by wpw Reply
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  • @Big Fish (Comment 99) :

    I’ve given up chocolate bru. :twisted:

  • Comment 102, posted at 03.06.09 10:03:57 by wpw Reply
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  • @wpw (Comment 102) :
    And hence – the Global Recession.

    Your country needs you my rotund friend – eat up now.

  • Comment 103, posted at 03.06.09 10:06:31 by Big Fish Reply
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  • @wpw (Comment 101) :
    That was the Koshuis, bring jou eie kamer skool toe.

  • Comment 104, posted at 03.06.09 10:12:36 by Salmonoid Reply
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  • @Big Fish (Comment 103) : comment of the day :-)

  • Comment 105, posted at 03.06.09 10:15:33 by robdylan Reply
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  • @Big Fish (Comment 90) : great minds… :lol:

  • Comment 106, posted at 03.06.09 10:24:28 by try time (superrugby's kryptonite is SANZAR) Reply

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  • @KSA Shark © (Comment 92) : stop making a tit of yourself. :lol:

  • Comment 107, posted at 03.06.09 10:25:24 by try time (superrugby's kryptonite is SANZAR) Reply

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  • @Big Fish (Comment 99) :

    :mrgreen: @Big Fish (Comment 103) :

    :mrgreen: …Top of your game today, are we?? :wink:

    @wpw (Comment 101) :

    hey – I have actually camped on those banks a few years ago…it was quite…let’s call it fun.. :mrgreen:

  • Comment 108, posted at 03.06.09 10:30:41 by Prof. Ice Reply
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  • @Prof. Ice (Comment 108) : he ate some slim fast this morning :wink:

  • Comment 109, posted at 03.06.09 10:35:02 by Rahul Reply

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  • :evil:

  • Comment 110, posted at 03.06.09 10:38:44 by wpw Reply
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  • @wpw (Comment 110) : sorry mate… I meant Fish Big had the slim fast

  • Comment 111, posted at 03.06.09 10:44:09 by Rahul Reply

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  • @Rahul (Comment 111) :

    i know you meant BF…but obviously Wes thought u talking about him…rightfully so…he’ll eat anything (or is it everything) in the mroning! :twisted: :mrgreen:

  • Comment 112, posted at 03.06.09 10:50:44 by Prof. Ice Reply
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  • @Rahul (Comment 111) :

    sure you did!!! :roll:

  • Comment 113, posted at 03.06.09 10:50:55 by wpw Reply
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  • @wpw (Comment 113) :

    Just another tip Wes…It does not help if you drink a “shape” shake after you have emptied the refridgerator…nor a coke light …understand?? IT DoES NOT WORK…i am talking from experience.. :mrgreen: :mrgreen:

  • Comment 114, posted at 03.06.09 10:55:05 by Prof. Ice Reply
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  • @wpw (Comment 113) : see comment 112

  • Comment 115, posted at 03.06.09 10:57:45 by Rahul Reply

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  • @wpw (Comment 113) : it was a tweetaalig joke

  • Comment 116, posted at 03.06.09 10:58:16 by Rahul Reply

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  • I know bru!

    Just yanking your chain

    (no reference to what the Stormers guys get up to in the showers at Newlands)

  • Comment 117, posted at 03.06.09 11:02:38 by wpw Reply
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  • @Prof. Ice (Comment 97) :

    Vals Rivier??????????????? So is it actually a road then? :lol:

  • Comment 118, posted at 03.06.09 11:24:17 by KSA Shark © Reply

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  • @wpw (Comment 101) :

    No i lived faaaaar from the river in die Koshuis. :sad:

    But i did swing over the river on a lekker BIG rope swing in highschool. :oops:

  • Comment 119, posted at 03.06.09 11:26:11 by KSA Shark © Reply

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  • @try time (superrugby’s kryptonite is SANZAR) (Comment 107) :

    I actually enjoy feeling a tit. :roll:

  • Comment 120, posted at 03.06.09 11:26:45 by KSA Shark © Reply

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  • @KSA Shark © (Comment 120) : :shock: :shock:

  • Comment 121, posted at 03.06.09 11:32:21 by wpw Reply
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  • @wpw (Comment 121) :

    What is the difference between driving an Uno and making love to Dolly Parton?

  • Comment 122, posted at 03.06.09 11:40:59 by KSA Shark © Reply

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  • @KSA Shark © (Comment 120) :
    Good, you are a normal, healthy male.

  • Comment 123, posted at 03.06.09 11:45:36 by Salmonoid Reply
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  • @KSA Shark © (Comment 122) :

    I’m waiting… :roll:

  • Comment 124, posted at 03.06.09 11:46:53 by wpw Reply
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  • @KSA Shark © (Comment 122) :

    You feel a bigger tit driving in an Uno.

  • Comment 125, posted at 03.06.09 11:47:25 by KSA Shark © Reply

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  • And for Rory..
    Confuscious say man who has hand in pocket feel cocky
    but man who has both hands in pockets
    not necessarly feel two cocky.

  • Comment 126, posted at 03.06.09 13:17:39 by Salmonoid Reply
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  • Vermaak can also kick for posts BTW.
    Rory is too selfish – was specially at the beginning of the season – looked better last game, so there is hope. Someone needs to remind him that rugby is team sport.

  • Comment 127, posted at 04.06.09 09:42:32 by rekinek Reply
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