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Humbled Boks: Pressure to hit bullseye again in selection

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Jacques Nienaber. (Photo by Steve Haag/Gallo Images)
Jacques Nienaber. (Photo by Steve Haag/Gallo Images)

Were the Springboks – both brains-trust and players – guilty of a certain complacency and over-confidence at Ellis Park on Saturday?

It is a question their supporters, frankly, are entitled to ask after the violent turnaround in fortunes against the All Blacks in the Rugby Championship in the space of just a week.

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