A Look Back at 2013

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2013 has been a fantastic year with exceptional highs and obviously some bitter lows. Here is our farewell to all things 2013. Football As we cover a fair amount of football on All Things Jabu, it seems that it is Continue reading

Reviewing the International Rugby Year

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The last International rugby has finally been played for the year. Through the contentious refereeing, the absurdly poor turfs and the Ruan Pienaar, there were also some great positives. In a year that the All Blacks became the first ever to Continue reading

Long live Test match rugby


It’s been a little over a week since the Ellis Park Test between the Springboks and the All Blacks and I’m finally starting to recover from the sheer magnitude of the occasion. It needs to be discussed but it’s not Continue reading

The Tighthead – What role does a coach play in the professional era?

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When I was at school, my rugby coaches taught me how play the game. They taught me how to tackle, avoid getting tackled, scrum and maul. In hindsight, they must have been rubbish because I hashed all four of those Continue reading