Springboks playing outside the Test window a good thing

November 24, 2022 0 By Cypher9ja

The Springboks will battle it out against England outside of the international rugby Test window for the second time in four years when they meet at Twickenham on Saturday afternoon. It has become a regular occurrence over the years when playing four games on the end-of-year-tour that one of the matches will fall outside of the Test window, which the Boks are used to by now, but it does impact team selection. Last year’s end-of-year-tour saw the Boks play three games, against Wales, Ireland and England, with all three in the Test window, allowing them to play a full strength…