Andrews to miss start of Super 12
February 9, 2000
A knee injury is likely to sideline Springbok veteran Mark Andrews for 6 weeks.
This is a real blow to the Sharks who face a daunting start to their season with 4 away games in New Zealand and Australia.
They begin their campaign in Wellington against the Hurricanes before moving south to play the Highlanders in Dunedin.
They then move across the Tasman to play the Brumbies in Canberra and the Waratahs in Sydney on successive weekends.
They came to Murrayfield looking to put down a marker, but Scotland were sent home with their tails between their legs, writes Tristan Barclay
The controversial tackling technique will be in full swing in Dublin on Sunday, writes Conor O'Shea, and could be a decisive factor for Ireland
"This team deserves to be recognised as the greatest of all time." Huw Richards looks at Gareth Edwards' final match for Wales