Red tape wraps up South Africa's "green mamba"
September 28, 1999
Customs officers in London are doing their bit for Scotland's World Cup chances - they have embargoed the massive scrum machine used by the holders South Africa.
The latest Week in Pictures takes in a fiery East Midlands derby and all the action from the Aviva Premiership and Top 14
The rolling maul is becoming an increasingly potent attacking weapon. Conor O'Shea looks at the difficulties of stopping it
The news of James Horwill, Adam Ashley-Cooper and Dan Carter's respective transfers will open the floodgates, writes Tom Hamilton