Wed 12 Sep 2018 | 10:05

All Blacks' conditioning is miles ahead

All Blacks' conditioning is miles ahead
Wed 12 Sep 2018 | 10:05
All Blacks' conditioning is miles ahead
SHARE

EXCLUSIVE: The All Blacks prove week in and week out just how good they really are, even when they make a host of changes.

Although Argentina forced New Zealand to dig deep and gave a good account of themselves in the third round of the Rugby Championship, the All Blacks kicked into a higher gear which Anton van Zyl believes has nothing to do with skills or tactics.

“The stand out thing is for me is, against the All Blacks a lot of teams go close for the first 55 to 60 minutes and then you see the holes and gaps widens,” he said.

“It’s not a skills thing, not the tactics thing, there’s something the All Blacks do in their conditioning with their speed and power that makes them able to operate at a much higher level for much longer,” he added.

Listen as Anton van Zyl, Morgan Newman and Tonderai Chavhanga discuss this topic and more below:

 

Never miss an episode of Late Tackle – the talk show with a difference, which brings in various personalities from all over the rugby world each week to dissect hot topics and provide unique insight into the professional game – subscribe here on iTunes.

*Sophistication was proudly supplied by Clark & Sons – makers of legendary tonic mixers
*Late Tackle promotes responsible drinking. Alcohol is not for sale to anyone under the age of 18.
*Late Tackle is driven home safely by 1 For the Road 

@RugbyPass

PV: 1376


All Blacks' Conditioning Is Miles Ahead | Rugby365