Jonathan Mokuena
3 minute read
14 May 2022
8:00 am

SA teams have done well to pass their URC exams this season

Jonathan Mokuena

Of the four SA sides, the Stormers look to have the best chance of shining in Europe.

Stormers players Warrick Gelant and Deon Fourie celebrate a try during a URC match earlier this year. Picture: Gallo Images

With just one round remaining I thought it would be a good idea this week to look at how our four South African teams have done in their first season in the United Rugby Championship. The good news is the teams learned pretty quickly about their opposition, the conditions and refereeing after a tough start, so well done to them. It’s as if they went into a big exam not knowing what to expect but by the time the next exam came around they’d studied, prepared better and had analysed what was needed. They figured out the “do's” and “dont's”...