SPORTS DAY: Little surprise that Kolbe is up for the game
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Kolbe ready to explode against Japan
In a game dominated by giants, winger Cheslin Kolbe has a warning for those who would write off the smaller players on the rugby field. “There is a saying that dynamite comes in small packages,” he told reporters on Wednesday ahead of the Springboks’ World Cup quarterfinal against Japan. “Japan play some really exciting rugby and they love to give the ball air and want to stretch your defence structures. It’s definitely the style I want to play as well but we have our own structures and plan every week. We just have to make sure we cut down their options.”..