Sibusiso Mjikeliso | Wing no longer where mavericks go to die - Fassi can use it to further Bok ambition

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Sibusiso Mjikeliso
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The Springboks have found a way to make the wing position as key to the way they defend and attack - not just blinkered greyhounds taught to run straight and place the ball across the try line. Aphelele Fassi might use the No 11 berth as an opening to gain more international caps.

Aphelele Fassi plays with a chutzpah that is only bettered by Springbok and Toulouse star Cheslin Kolbe.

Since his breakout 2018 Currie Cup campaign, watching him patrol play from fullback has been nothing short of a delight.

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