Who’s hot…and who’s not!

Date published: December 18 2014

It is time for our weekly round up of who has their name in lights at the moment…and who is making the headlines for the wrong reasons.

They’re on fire!

South Africa Sevens: After last weekend’s triumph in Dubai, the Blitzbokke’s fine form continued with victory in their home leg of the World Sevens Series in Port Elizabeth. Speedster Seabelo Senatla was the crowd favourite after several brilliant performances, but it was a collective effort with teamwork and fine leadership from coach Neil Powell and captain Kyle Brown all playing a part in the success.

Clermont: They might have finished sloppily allowing Munster to grab an unlikely bonus point, but make no mistake, this was an impressive display from les Jaunards. They weathered an early storm to win more comfortably than the 26-19 final scoreline suggested, and if nothing else, that Noa Nakaitaci score was something else.

Toulouse: The only team to have won four from four in the Champions Cup after a 12-9 win in Glasgow. It wasn’t pretty, but Guy Nov