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Jean -Luc du Preez. (David Rogers/Getty Images)
Jean -Luc du Preez. (David Rogers/Getty Images)

More through common forgetfulness and sheer weight of other sports viewing than anything else, I often enough miss the weekly wraps of Gallagher Premiership rugby action from England, pleasingly screened regularly on SuperSport.

Keen note to self: start diarising them more often.

On Wednesday night, I happened to be on SuperSport’s main rugby channel (211) to see the near hour-long summary of (round two) matches in the competition, assembled by ITV/BT Sport and billed as “Highlights with Flats and Topsy”.

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