Resist the blame game, self-flagellation or gnashing of teeth we are prone to after a Springbok defeat.
Crucial moments cost the Springboks as they conceded a 20 – 18 defeat to New Zealand.
Springbok hooker Bismarck du Plessis, despite having played New Zealand 13 times before, still rates Tests against the All Blacks as a dream of his childhood having come true.
JOBURG – So who will win the semi-finals South Africa or New Zealand?
Springbok coach Heyneke Meyer on Wednesday named an unchanged starting XV to face New Zealand in the first Rugby World Cup semi-final, on Saturday at Twickenham in London.
By no stretch of the imagination will the Springboks earn any odds-on favourite rating with any sober bookmaker to win Saturday’s Rugby World Cup semi-final against the All Blacks.
In some ways, there is absolutely no pressure on the Springboks when they take on the mighty All Blacks in the semi-finals of the Rugby World Cup at Twickenham this Saturday.
The Springboks booked their place in the semi–finals of the Rugby World Cup after defeating a brave Wales team by 23–19 in a tantalisingly close encounter.
The Boks have some work to do if they are to progress in the 2015 Rugby World Cup.
Welsh captain Sam Warburton will battle Springbok flanker Francois Louw for breakdown dominance when they meet in their quarter-final clash.
The 2015 Rugby World Cup has produced some interesting and unexpected results, with fans and critics often taking to Twitter to voice their opinions during the course of the tournament.