South Africa’s de Allende opts for conservatism in knockout phase

FILE PHOTO: Rugby Union - Rugby World Cup 2019 - Pool B - South Africa v Canada - Kobe Misaki Stadium, Kobe, Japan - October 8, 2019 South Africa's Elton Jantjies, Damian de Allende and Cobus Reinach celebrate REUTERS/Annegret Hilse

KOBE, Japan (Reuters) – South Africa midfield back Damian de Allende is unlikely to abandon his conservative playing style any time soon with the World Cup quarter-finals a week away and defences adept at shutting down attacking options out wide. Inside centre de Allende has been given the green light by his coaches to play […]

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