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Although he has long been a key leader in the ranks, the armband is rarely assigned to the out-half who captains the province for only the third time.
Ruaidhri O'Connor - Irish Independent
A Springbok assistant coach under Heyneke Meyer, he is the only surviving member of the coaching ticket which took South Africa to the World Cup semi-finals in 2015
Gerry Thornley - Irish Times
“Scarlets are a champion team. They are very strong across the board. They know how to win”
John Fallon - Irish Examiner
Anthony Watson is another who was unable to partake in England training in Oxford on Monday, with eight players in total missing out on the session.
Gavan Casey - The42.ie
“We’ve discarded all of the guys who have the experience of beating the world’s best teams.“
Matthew Wood - Talking Rugby Union
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