The New Zealand Railways Magazine, Volume 12, Issue 2 (May 1, 1937)
Visit of the Springboks
Visit of the Springboks.
A few days after this is written, the South African Rugby footballers will leave their homeland en route for New Zealand.
In New Zealand, “strategists” have been advocating certain changes in New Zealand's style of play to overcome the Springbok mighty forward pack; in South Africa “strategists” have been advocating a lighter forward pack to meet the speedy New Zealand backs! Looks like a battle of tactics before the games commence!