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Wales bring the big guns but it’s not enough firepower for the ...



Wales bring the big guns but it’s not enough firepower for the Boks

Wayne Pivac has named his strongest squad but I’m afraid they’re going to get pumped 3-0 by the Springboks

Mark Keohane

Wales have never beaten the Springboks in SA — and they won’t do so in July’s three-Test series. It will be 3-0 to Siya Kolisi’s world champions.

Welsh coach Wayne Pivac named his strongest and most experienced players for the visit to SA, when many were expecting him to rest the veterans and use the series as an opportunity to build depth to the squad for the 2023 World Cup.

Pivac obviously had a change of heart given the Welsh regional quartet’s humiliation in SA in this season’s United Rugby Championship, with the four Welsh teams combining for eight successive defeats. The average score favoured SA’s four URC teams 43-13...

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