SPORTS DAY: Cold revenge on the Boks’ minds against Japan

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SPORTS DAY: Cold revenge on the Boks’ minds against Japan

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Rassie goes full metal jacket against Japan

Springbok coach Rassie Erasmus has taken a calculated gamble by naming a full-strength team to face Japan in Kumagaya on Friday‚ the Boks’ final match before Rugby World Cup 2019. Siya Kolisi will lead the team for the first time this season while Pieter-Steph du Toit will earn his 50th cap. Just has he did with success in Wellington‚ Erasmus is backing the so-called first team to deliver a strong performance against the World Cup hosts and build momentum for their crunch September 21 opener against the All Blacks in Yokohama...

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