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SuperHeroSunday team


Written by Henk Terblanche (Bokhoring)

Posted in :Super Rugby on 31 Jan 2019 at 13:33

At last some local rugby to sort out us addicts before the withdrawal symptoms getting too much to handle. All the better if it comes in a Marvel flavour. SuperHeroSunday will kick off at 14:00 at Cape Town stadium with the Sharks (aka Black Panthers) playing the Lions (aka Spidermen).

Rob Senior has rested a number of stalwarts who played overseas over the break, but there is still plenty of experience in especially the starting 15. Swys has gone for probably what would be his first choice 15 in two weeks time. 

Sharks – 15 Lwazi Mvovo, 14 S’bu Nkosi, 13 Lukhanyo Am, 12 Marius Louw, 11 Makazole Mapimpi, 10 Curwin Bosch, 9 Louis Schreuder (c), 8 Dan du Preez, 7 Tyler Paul, 6 Jacques Vermeulen, 5 Hyron Andrews, 4 Gideon Koegelenberg, 3 Thomas du Toit, 2 Kerron van Vuuren, 1 Juan Schoeman.
Subs: 16 Akker van der Merwe, 17 Mzamo Majola, 18 Khutha Mchunu, 19 JJ van der Mescht, 20 Luke Stringer, 21 Wian Vosloo, 22 Phepsi Buthelezi, 23 Cameron Wright, 24 Rhyno Smith, 25 Jeremy Ward, 26 Aphelele Fassi.

Lions – 15 Andries Coetzee, 14 Courtnall Skosan, 13 Lionel Mapoe, 12 Harold Vorster, 11 Aphiwe Dyantyi, 10 Elton Jantjies, 9 Nic Groom, 8 Warren Whiteley (captain), 7 Hacjivah Dayimani, 6 Kwagga Smith, 5 Marvin Orie, 4 Ruan Vermaak, 3 Carlu Sadie, 2 Malcolm Marx, 1 Dylan Smith
Subs: 16 Pieter Jansen, 17 Danie Minnie, 18 Frans van Wyk, 19 Jacobie Adriaanse, 20 Marnus Schoeman, 21 Dillon Smith, 22 Shaun Reynolds, 23 Sylvian Mahuza, 24 Ruan Combrinck, 25 Vincent Tshituka, 26 Rhyno Herbst

 



89 Comments

  • All Marvel. Don’t want to upset the nerds. :mrgreen:

  • Comment 1, posted at 31.01.19 18:04:27 by McLovin Reply
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  • Teams should host in- house friendlies. With a and b sides against each other. Swop forward packs at halftime.

  • Comment 2, posted at 31.01.19 18:09:19 by coolfusion Reply
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  • @coolfusion (Comment 2) : Maybe a 2 or 3 test match friendly.

  • Comment 3, posted at 31.01.19 18:09:57 by coolfusion Reply
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  • @McLovin (Comment 1) : it’s just marvel-ous!

  • Comment 4, posted at 31.01.19 20:54:39 by JD Reply
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  • @McLovin (Comment 1) : We don’t want to do that

  • Comment 5, posted at 31.01.19 21:35:24 by Bokhoring Reply
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  • @coolfusion (Comment 2) : I wonder if the sharks will do this and thats why we only have one warm up.

    1) Beast v Schoeman
    2) Akker V Chilli
    3)Coenie V Thomas
    4) Kogelenberg V Ruben
    5) Andrews V Botha
    6) PvDV v Stringer
    7) Paul V Vermuelen
    8) Dan V Buthelezi
    9) Schrouder V Wright
    10) Rob V Bosch
    11) Mapimpi V Mvovo
    12) Andre V Louw
    13) Am v Ward
    14) Nkosi V van Wyk
    15) Fassie v Mvovo

    The rest as rolling subs and mix the teams at half time?

  • Comment 6, posted at 01.02.19 08:39:37 by Byron Wright Reply

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  • @Byron Wright (Comment 6) : That would certainly be an interesting game.

  • Comment 7, posted at 01.02.19 08:59:26 by SheldonK Reply

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  • @SheldonK (Comment 7) : I would pay happily to go watch that game.

  • Comment 8, posted at 01.02.19 09:10:49 by Byron Wright Reply

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  • @Byron Wright (Comment 6) : It would certainly give a very clear real time comparison of skills depth per player in a specific position.

  • Comment 9, posted at 01.02.19 10:38:54 by coolfusion Reply

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  • @coolfusion (Comment 9) : Surely they must run against each other in practise in teams similar to these? One would think so or hope so

  • Comment 10, posted at 01.02.19 11:07:33 by SheldonK Reply

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  • @Byron Wright (Comment 6) : Are there any other “starters’ other than JLDP missing from that team?

    When you list them like you have done one can see that we have some pretty good depth developing at the Sharks. I too would enjoy seeing these 2 side have ago at each other.

  • Comment 11, posted at 01.02.19 11:16:13 by Salmonoid the Subtle Reply
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  • @Byron Wright (Comment 6) : I c that u have Mvovo at 11 and 15 – would perhaps b cool to C Rhyno Smith at 15 but love the thought of those two teams playing against each other.

  • Comment 12, posted at 01.02.19 11:45:42 by Julesgr8ter Reply
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  • @SheldonK (Comment 10) : Probably but practice is nothing like a real game especially in front of fans. I think a little more will come out. Also practice is a restricted forum with a lot if sideline input from coaches where as a game is practice what you learned without constant guidance.

  • Comment 13, posted at 01.02.19 14:30:19 by coolfusion Reply

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  • Any ideas how to watch this match outside of South Africa?

  • Comment 14, posted at 03.02.19 11:26:50 by SeanyJMc Reply

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  • Mapimpi intercepts and the Sharks first on the scoreboard. 7-0

  • Comment 15, posted at 03.02.19 14:32:31 by Bokhoring Reply
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  • The Sharks not getting much ball to play with – getting a lot of defensive practice

  • Comment 16, posted at 03.02.19 14:37:38 by Bokhoring Reply
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  • Marx drives through four Sharks to score. 7 all

    Lions have been applying constant pressure with the Sharks just holding on.

  • Comment 17, posted at 03.02.19 14:44:34 by Bokhoring Reply
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  • Mchunu is being folded at every scrum now. Sharks need to learn to hook the ball out immediately.

  • Comment 18, posted at 03.02.19 14:46:03 by Bokhoring Reply
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  • Eish – looking like I am all on my own here

  • Comment 19, posted at 03.02.19 15:00:00 by Bokhoring Reply
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  • Number of changes on the Sharks side including Grant Williams. Sharks have a few good runs but lose the ball at crucial times

  • Comment 20, posted at 03.02.19 15:05:42 by Bokhoring Reply
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  • Williams try disallowed for obstruction

  • Comment 21, posted at 03.02.19 15:09:41 by Bokhoring Reply
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  • Skosan puts the Lions in front

  • Comment 22, posted at 03.02.19 15:12:34 by Bokhoring Reply
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  • @Bokhoring (Comment 21) : What happened? I was checking the cricket score

  • Comment 23, posted at 03.02.19 15:18:01 by Die Kriek Reply

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  • @SeanyJMc (Comment 14) : Ask a mate in SA for DStv pin then stream it of dstvnow

  • Comment 24, posted at 03.02.19 15:25:45 by coolfusion Reply

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  • @Bokhoring (Comment 22) : and ?

  • Comment 25, posted at 03.02.19 15:44:31 by Original Pierre Reply
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  • Well that was pretty dour. They scored opportunistic try from Sharks error and vice versa. Other than that, tries dominated by forward play.

  • Comment 26, posted at 03.02.19 15:50:04 by SeanJeff Reply
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  • Lions win 19-14. Ryno Smith was impressive. Also Pepsi Buthulezi. Good warm up for the guys. Andrew’s, Am, Fassi and akker were also good. Some fringe players putting there hands up.

  • Comment 27, posted at 03.02.19 15:54:13 by sudhir Reply

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  • I naively expected better quality of play. My only solace is lions looked average too. Pepsi looked hungry and Rhyno Smith looked sharp. Maybe one can ascribe it to moisture hanging around, but regardless Marra Louw is frequently a butterfingers. Grant Williams looked more assured and quicker than Schreuder if that’s possible. Sucks losing to the lions, even in a friendly.

  • Comment 28, posted at 03.02.19 15:54:35 by SeanJeff Reply
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  • Thanx for the updates guys.

  • Comment 29, posted at 03.02.19 16:01:18 by Original Pierre Reply
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  • Also this is our first game. Lions already played 1or2 games. Mvovo is not a fullback and didn’t play well on the wing either. He is still 1of my favorite players but nkosi mapimpi and Fassi look more pacy and dangerous.

  • Comment 30, posted at 03.02.19 16:02:36 by sudhir Reply

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  • Pretty good first outing against a pretty much full lions team. Buthelezi and stringer looked good and the young front row held their own. Only concern is we seldom had nice structure on attack but we may have been keeping some things back. On today’s showing the lions are in trouble though

  • Comment 31, posted at 03.02.19 16:20:26 by Byron Wright Reply

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  • @sudhir (Comment 27) : I agree on all those points

    @sudhir (Comment 30) : respectfully disagree with your accessment of Mvovo, he showed composure today, still has a incredible top speed

    Notice: Khutha Mchunu started at tighted today, when tank was announced as starting tight head, tank not in the squad at all

    Louw made a few mistakes and ward gave away a silly penulty, however how lucky are we that we have Andre the giant, Am, louw and ward to choose from, wow

    Really glad to see ryno Smith have such a exciting game, he was away from our squad last year, as he was trying to get into the senior 7′s team, he did make a few short SSRC appearances

    JJ played really well, abit strange that we only took three locks to this game, certainly Tyler Paul, Botha and Ruben will also be in the mix.

    This is just a pre season game so I would read too much into it, but over all I’m happy, we played with a purpose and I don’t care if we lose

  • Comment 32, posted at 03.02.19 16:57:31 by revolverocelot Reply

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  • Sorry guys – had to pop out after Skosan’s try.

    Pretty much a typical warmup – so can’t read too much into it.

    Lions started their first choice team and looked more cohesive from the start but made plenty of handling errors. Sharks had very little ball to play with in the 1st half, and started running more in the bit of the second half I watched.

    Don’t think guys like Beast, Rob Jr and Esterhuizen would be too worried about their places.

  • Comment 33, posted at 03.02.19 17:02:28 by Bokhoring Reply
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  • Buthulezi’s speed, power and handling was impressive. Perhaps he is the missing piece to our loose trio balance?

  • Comment 34, posted at 03.02.19 17:17:31 by sudhir Reply

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  • Balance of lose trio is a major talking point yep, lions went very light today, no real bruiser. They do have a monster experienced number 4 in Ferreira, though he wasn’t in their team today, I havnt heard anything reports of him leaving for Europe, he did have a short stint in France before he got to the lions, and he didn’t seem to enjoy it

    Kerron van Vuuren impressed me as well, big lad, speed, and was solid with his throws. Marx how ever on another level, they way he throws himself at the ball when it’s lose, amazing

  • Comment 35, posted at 03.02.19 20:56:35 by revolverocelot Reply

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  • With this type of depth I wonder if we will really rotate this year, we should have a quality ssrc team

  • Comment 36, posted at 03.02.19 20:58:22 by revolverocelot Reply

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  • Kerron van Vuuren wasn’t too bad either hey!

  • Comment 37, posted at 03.02.19 21:35:58 by byron Reply

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  • From my understanding, the ffing. players were not available:

    1. Beast 2. Ruan Botha 3. Tank (don’ t know why) 4, Philip Snyman 5. JL DuPreez 6, Robert Du Preez 7. A Esterhizen

    With no 2nd warm up match schedueld, this is following a similar pattern to last year with the players needing 3-4 games to find their rythm and partnerships and by that time, we would probably be going overseas!

  • Comment 38, posted at 03.02.19 22:24:31 by dawj Reply

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  • @dawj (Comment 38) : Phillip snyman? You must mean ginger

    Will coenie be ready for the start of the season? He did play in the cc

  • Comment 39, posted at 03.02.19 23:22:35 by revolverocelot Reply

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  • Wait a minute with tank out of the team

    Did the lions have three props on the bench and we only had Majola on the bench to cover loose head?

    Did Mchunu play the whole game?

  • Comment 40, posted at 03.02.19 23:36:08 by revolverocelot Reply

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  • @byron (Comment 37) : I was pleasantly surprised by that

  • Comment 41, posted at 04.02.19 07:07:42 by revolverocelot Reply

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  • @sudhir (Comment 34) : I see a bit of Marcel Coetzee there and that is big praise. There where a couple of occasions he almost produced steals and I hope his future lies at 6.

  • Comment 42, posted at 04.02.19 08:19:51 by Byron Wright Reply

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  • @byron (Comment 37) : Really good!

  • Comment 43, posted at 04.02.19 08:23:10 by Byron Wright Reply

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  • @Byron Wright (Comment 42) : Agreed! I can see a trio of him and the Dup twins working really well for us! On that note, I hope the Sharks hang on to all 3 Dup boys for a few more seasons, because yesterday just didn’t feel right without at least 2 of them on the field…

  • Comment 44, posted at 04.02.19 09:29:41 by Karl Reply

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  • I think the game was a good preseason hitout. The Lions giving all their top guys a run and will probably taper them off now until season starts. Thi RDP was looking at what fringe options he has. Sharks looked a lot more dangerous on attack when Rhyno SMith moved to 10 but im still struggling to see the pattern the Sharks are trying to play. You can see the Lions players are all quite familiar with what they are trying to do and areas they want to attack but the Sharks guys were kind of just hoping for a counter attack or someone to burst through. Standouts for me were Van Vuuren, Paul, Buthelize, Williams, Smith

  • Comment 45, posted at 04.02.19 10:37:07 by SheldonK Reply

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  • (@comment 39), Yes Ginger Bread man. i actually forgot about Coenie which makes it 8 1st team players not available. This is bad; dare i say another quater final in the offering because of player unavailability just like last year.

    We have the players but no continuity to allow them to gel with one another!

  • Comment 46, posted at 04.02.19 11:09:42 by dawj Reply

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  • (@comment 45), i got the same feeling i.e. players were looking around for someone to do something ‘special.’

  • Comment 47, posted at 04.02.19 11:10:49 by dawj Reply

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  • @SheldonK (Comment 45) : Andrews competed well on the Lions lineout.

  • Comment 48, posted at 04.02.19 15:28:07 by Bokhoring Reply
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  • so there are good signs and concerning signs, but overall i liked what i saw from the less experienced players, I’m optimistic

  • Comment 49, posted at 04.02.19 15:56:39 by revolverocelot Reply

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  • @Bokhoring (Comment 48) : Yes you are right he did, follows on from his good play in the CC- id start him. Also thinking about it Lukhanyo Am showed some good touches. For me just the most disappointing part is that it seems its going to be another year where the Sharks cant hold onto the ball for any length of time and then our attack shape is non-existent, they just playing and hoping

  • Comment 50, posted at 04.02.19 16:29:59 by SheldonK Reply

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  • @SheldonK (Comment 50) : We actually had a pretty experienced back line starting, likewise a starting loose trio with plenty Super Rugby experience and mostly green tight 5 – yet the Sharks were under the cosh for most of the first half mostly defending in our own half. I would have wanted to see a bit more.

  • Comment 51, posted at 04.02.19 16:42:02 by Bokhoring Reply
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  • @Bokhoring (Comment 51) : I think we should keep in mind that this is the first real game of the season for these guys, so we should keep our expectations low… Also, it’s quite feasible to suggest that we held back a little in terms of gameplan. Lastly, instead of being all doom and gloom after 1 warm up game, let’s be thankful there were no injuries (that I’m aware of)…

  • Comment 52, posted at 04.02.19 17:03:41 by Karl Reply

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  • @Karl (Comment 52) : Been a Sharks supporter since early nineties – know all about keeping expectations low :mrgreen:

  • Comment 53, posted at 04.02.19 17:40:29 by Bokhoring Reply
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  • I see we playing the bulls In a warm up this weekend. That must have been kept very low key but coach says the big names will play most of the match. Thomas has a slight injury. Glad we not just playing one warmup

  • Comment 54, posted at 04.02.19 20:52:49 by Byron Wright Reply

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  • @Bokhoring (Comment 53) : Hehe, touché

  • Comment 55, posted at 04.02.19 21:14:32 by Karl Reply

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  • @Byron Wright (Comment 54) : yep game played in Ballito, doesn’t seem like it will be broadcast though I hope it is, disappointed that I didn’t attend Sundays games at cape Town stadium, was scheduled to go hiking. But the vibe at the stadium looked great

    Two players we have yet to see in the mix are Johnny Meyer and Coenie, this could be Johnny’s chance to get some game time, as tank hurt his ankle in preparation for the lions game, I vote we don’t rush tank back and let Johnny play, all of a sudden we look thin at tight head is tank, Johnny and coenie are not available

    Mchunu is still very green, though he looks to. Have potential

    Interesting that cam Wright was announced as being on the bench for yesterdays game but Grant Williams was instead on the bench and looked really effective when coming on to replace LS

  • Comment 56, posted at 04.02.19 21:40:34 by revolverocelot Reply

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  • Well I think it was a good run. We saw what we have on offer. Yes they didn’t win but we needed to know.

  • Comment 57, posted at 05.02.19 06:49:26 by coolfusion Reply

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  • I just read an article by Rob Houwing where he was talking highly of many of the no. 8′s that played on Sunday. I know Dan had a bit of a quiet run by his standards, but I really thought Buthelezi was impressive. Didn’t get a mention though… Only Duane, Augustus, Notshe and Whiteley were mentioned.

  • Comment 58, posted at 05.02.19 08:16:38 by Karl Reply

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  • On the injury front: Thomas injured his ankle before the game, and Mapimpi picked up a slight hamstring injury during the game

  • Comment 59, posted at 05.02.19 08:44:48 by Bokhoring Reply
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  • I know this may not always be possible but i would like to see the following players feature on the bench for the Sharks this Super rugby as i think they could bring fresh energy and someting different:
    1. Kerron Van Vuuren
    2. JJ Van Der Mescht
    3. Pepsi Buthelezi
    4. Cameron Wright
    5. Rhyno Smith

  • Comment 60, posted at 05.02.19 08:54:01 by SheldonK Reply

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  • @SheldonK (Comment 60) : Wright deserves to even start a few games in my opinion.

    I hope Rob plans to rotate a bit as well – we do have quite a few fringe players that will no let the team down. With no break for June tests this year it will be a really long season.

  • Comment 61, posted at 05.02.19 09:03:27 by Bokhoring Reply
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  • @Bokhoring (Comment 61) : Agree on Wright. With Shreuder captain it does make things tricky but he will need a rest as well to stay fresh.

  • Comment 62, posted at 05.02.19 09:07:43 by SheldonK Reply

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  • @revolverocelot (Comment 56) : I feel we have to play Johhny more this season he is rock solid at the scrum. I hope wright starts this week because it was a bit weird for Williams to apparently leapfrog him although grant played very very well.

  • Comment 63, posted at 05.02.19 09:35:24 by Byron Wright Reply

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  • @SheldonK (Comment 60) : We got the answer to my 3rd flyhalf conundrum as Ryno played there a fair bit on Saturday. I agree that the guys on your list need to get at least a couple caps. Cam a few starts.

  • Comment 64, posted at 05.02.19 09:37:01 by Byron Wright Reply

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  • Ive only watched the first 10 minutes of the game and so far the only lasting memory of what I saw is the refs stuffing up the very first call of the season – elite panel and all. :oops:

  • Comment 65, posted at 05.02.19 10:32:18 by Salmonoid the Subtle Reply
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  • Did anyone catch Enlgands demolition of Ireland in Dublin this last weekend. John Mitchell anyone?

  • Comment 66, posted at 05.02.19 11:31:20 by Salmonoid the Subtle Reply
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  • @Salmonoid the Subtle (Comment 66) : Ireland were poor and England capitalised on their mistakes. England did defend better than they have been. Irelands gameplan like the Boks is very limited and if a team can defend against their big ball carrying forwards and compete well in the air then Ireland will struggle…much like the Boks

  • Comment 67, posted at 05.02.19 12:14:37 by SheldonK Reply

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  • @SheldonK (Comment 67) : Yep they pretty much neutralised the Irish, and they did not lie it. England also seem to have a new found confidence about them. Lets see if they can keep it up.

    Its probably a good wake up call for the Irish who must be contenders for the world cup if they can keep it all together.

  • Comment 68, posted at 05.02.19 14:10:24 by Salmonoid the Subtle Reply
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  • @Salmonoid the Subtle (Comment 68) : I think where the English will come unstuck is against a side that will give them majority of possession such as the Boks and even someone like Scotland etc. The English are good when they can come up in a line and smash and then pick up the pieces but when they themselves have to do the playing majority of the time they can come unstuck. Ive always said in a RWC you cant write off the Engish and the Aussies

  • Comment 69, posted at 05.02.19 14:21:12 by SheldonK Reply

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  • @SheldonK (Comment 69) : Hmmmmm sounds a bit like the Sharks, phase after phase not gettting over the advantage line and then coughing up the pill. Defences these days are so damn tight.

  • Comment 70, posted at 05.02.19 16:36:26 by Salmonoid the Subtle Reply
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  • @Salmonoid the Subtle (Comment 70) : Agreed. If you cant get over the advantage line or have a very good kicking game and lineout then defenses will just keep coming up and smashing you back until you turn over the ball and very often they score points from that.

  • Comment 71, posted at 06.02.19 08:39:52 by SheldonK Reply

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  • Sorry to hijack the thread here but I am watching the Rand with interest as I always do and if we continue to gain and the Pound/Euro continues to struggle(brexit) we may be able to hang onto some of our younger stars. The top top guys will still go but the exodus may not be as bad as we though only a few months ago.

    Go the Rand!

  • Comment 72, posted at 06.02.19 09:31:57 by Byron Wright Reply

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  • @Byron Wright (Comment 72) : I wouldnt get too excited just yet, remember there is elections this year. I do see that the head of Remgro is pushing for privatisation of the rugby unions but also a reduction in the number of unions and players. Says and i agee that is the only sustainable way forward

  • Comment 73, posted at 06.02.19 10:18:47 by SheldonK Reply

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  • @Byron Wright (Comment 72) : I also read somewhere that if the whole Brexit thing goes pear shaped (as it is) it would put a serious restriction on overseas players allowed to ply their trades in the UK.

  • Comment 74, posted at 06.02.19 10:31:57 by Salmonoid the Subtle Reply
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  • @SheldonK (Comment 73) : True the elections are going to be a set back but at least it is generally on the up. I can see the value of privatization but without increased revenue a business would look at cost cutting to increase profit and that would lead to trimmed squads( good) but possibly also the continued loss of marquee players so we back to square one.

  • Comment 75, posted at 06.02.19 11:56:55 by Byron Wright Reply

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  • @Salmonoid the Subtle (Comment 74) : A second potential win for local rugby in SA

  • Comment 76, posted at 06.02.19 11:57:26 by Byron Wright Reply

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  • @Salmonoid the Subtle (Comment 70) : If phase after phase means 4 – 5 phases, then yes

  • Comment 77, posted at 06.02.19 13:52:34 by Bokhoring Reply
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  • @Bokhoring (Comment 77) : :mrgreen: It could be 20 but if your net gain is 0 metres and you cough up the ball it means zilch. The next specialist coach will be the one that can regularly unlock todays tight defences. Grubber kicks have a reasonable chance but at best they become 50/50 balls and are often blocked by legs in the way, which means a rebound and scampering back to defend. The kick pass is coming more and more into the game, it works but whoever is executing it has to be on point. Elton Jantjies was very good doing this on Saturday.

  • Comment 78, posted at 06.02.19 16:01:11 by Salmonoid the Subtle Reply
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  • I finally watched the Saturdays game last night. No great shakes as a game but I was very impressed with our scrum in the set pieces, particularly in the second half. They were effectively our second stringers and they were good. Big strong pack and good line out work all round. The Sharks could have won that game by 20.

  • Comment 79, posted at 06.02.19 16:04:57 by Salmonoid the Subtle Reply
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  • @Salmonoid the Subtle (Comment 79) : Does that mean the Sharks need to be 30points better in order to win a game? I thought barring the lineout and scrum our general play was quite poor but that could have to do with combinations changing, although that usually affects the set pieces more than anything.

  • Comment 80, posted at 07.02.19 14:59:17 by SheldonK Reply

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  • @SheldonK (Comment 80) : That would help…..but I would prefer they just become more clinical and finish off our chances.

  • Comment 81, posted at 08.02.19 08:26:38 by Salmonoid the Subtle Reply
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  • @Salmonoid the Subtle (Comment 78) : Makes me think of Schalk Burger at the previous world cup; 7,586 carries, 37 cm gained…

  • Comment 82, posted at 08.02.19 08:41:31 by Culling Song Reply
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  • @Salmonoid the Subtle (Comment 81) : I didnt take stats whilst watching but it would be interesting to note how many points the Lions scored when the Sharks were on attack and lost posession and the Lions scored points within a few minutes.

  • Comment 83, posted at 08.02.19 09:20:19 by SheldonK Reply

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  • @Culling Song (Comment 82) : You cant count cm gained carrying the ball in the warm ups

  • Comment 84, posted at 08.02.19 09:21:05 by SheldonK Reply

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  • @Culling Song (Comment 82) : @SheldonK (Comment 84) : :lol:

  • Comment 85, posted at 08.02.19 13:02:32 by Salmonoid the Subtle Reply
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  • @Salmonoid the Subtle (Comment 74) : And if it (brexit no deal) does there will be economic impacts on SA bad the rest of Africa who are very dependent on the economic health of UK and usa. The only countries that might benefit would be France stepping in and taking the players which England can’t. Or it will open a door for Happy clubs as well. Either way there are lots of takers in England’s absence in the player market.

  • Comment 86, posted at 08.02.19 13:17:31 by coolfusion Reply

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  • @coolfusion (Comment 86) : Jap clubs not happy clubs.

  • Comment 87, posted at 08.02.19 13:22:23 by coolfusion Reply

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  • @coolfusion (Comment 86) : This brexit best be stopped at least till they can form strategy. A weak trading UK will create a very threatening power vacuum. Sure Russia China Iran all waiting with baited breath.

  • Comment 88, posted at 08.02.19 13:24:29 by coolfusion Reply

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  • @coolfusion (Comment 88) : No doubt Venezuela as well.

  • Comment 89, posted at 09.02.19 18:40:48 by Salmonoid the Subtle Reply
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