SPORTS DAY: Strongest packs picked for Bok-All Blacks clash
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Boks, All Blacks roll dice for cup prequel
Managing risk while experimenting with selections, tactics and combinations has been the major theme in the build-up to Saturday’s Rugby Championship blockbuster clash between SA and New Zealand. Only three starters from each side will be on the field at kick-off on Saturday, and while there are experimental designs to both backlines, the packs are arguably the strongest available. “We said right from the beginning that the Rugby Championship was about getting us ready to play the Bledisloe (Cup against Australia) and the World Cup,” Kiwi coach Steve Hansen said...