I agree, that Botha works hard, and makes tackles he can get to.
But I expect international 2nd rows, to be quicker, so they can make more tackles / yard with the ball, he is very slow. I also expect them to have better hands, and I expect them to make better decisions. The one time he actually made some yards, he should not have picked the ball up, as we had an overlap in the backs. Of course if he ever attempts a pass that would be good too. I also expect them to win more line out, and be stronger in the scrum, all areas he seems week to me.
Doing the bare minimum, plus a charge down is no where near enough, and I know I'm not the only one who feels this way.
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