Doug Howlett's distinguished career in images.
South Africa were outclassed by the Barbarians on Saturday, losing 26-20 in a thrilling contest.
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This week we will mostly be concerning ourselves with Europe - the good and the bad - the best, and our own words of sorrow...
Our mailbox is seldom empty. This week, a South African reader argues for the Springbok number 6 jersey to be permanently retired!
And so it continues. The stramash surrounding the future of European rugby gets more tedious more trying and more frustrating by the week.
With the 2013 international fixtures now done and dusted, we look at the state of affairs in each of the world's Tier One nations.