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'Boring Boks?' Bok pivot Pollard hits back: 'It's not about entertaining, it's about winning'

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Handre Pollard. (Photo by David Rogers/Getty Images)
Handre Pollard. (Photo by David Rogers/Getty Images)

Flyhalf Handre Pollard has come out fighting for the Springbok style of rugby, encouraging those who want to criticise to do so.

Speaking at the Springbok press conference in Gqeberha on Tuesday, where the men's rugby national team will be up against Argentina at the Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium on Saturday, Pollard said Test rugby wasn't won by "entertaining".

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