If New Zealand’s All Blacks were rattled by their narrow loss to the Springboks in the Rugby World Cup final in Paris last year — and they were — director of rugby Rassie Erasmus’s latest moves will be keeping them up at night.

Long known for his unpredictability and innovative approach to coaching and team management — in stark contrast to the Springboks’ traditional way of doing things — Erasmus has knotted numerous knickers in the Land of the Long White Cloud by confirming that Tony Brown has been appointed Springbok attack coach...

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