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5 talking points | United Rugby Championship - Round 8, SA derbies

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Makazole Mapimpi on the charge... (Photo by Sydney Seshibedi/Gallo Images)
Makazole Mapimpi on the charge... (Photo by Sydney Seshibedi/Gallo Images)

Welcome try-fests

After the first action in 2022 for SA's four top franchises, one certainly cannot criticise any of the teams for showing many signs of rustiness.

Both games were enterprising affairs, with 11 tries scored in the Ellis Park encounter and eight at Loftus Versfeld.

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