South Africa head coach Rassie Erasmus: ‘Apart from New Zealand, Ireland were the only other team who put a full 80 minutes out there of constructive, well planned, decisive, clinical rugby.’ Photograph: Craig Mercer/Inpho

Rassie Erasmus tried to play the game. There was a half-hearted attempt to paint South Africa’s next three fixtures at this World Cup, against Namibia(...)