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For Jake, on Boks abroad there’s no grey, it’s black and white

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For Jake, on Boks abroad there’s no grey, it’s black and white

The former Springbok coach believes the national team must be assembled from local players

Sports reporter

Jake White remains steadfast in his belief players who earn a living overseas should not be allowed to play for the Springboks.

The Bulls director of rugby, who coached the national team between 2004 and 2007, a period that included its Rugby World Cup (RWC) triumph in Paris, believes SA Rugby does the local game a disservice by allowing the country’s top players to campaign abroad, while remaining eligible for the Springboks.

It cheapens everything people stood for..

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