Elton Jan­tjies

The Times (South Africa) - - Sport -

STRENGTHS

Jan­tjies is an ex­cel­lent ball player with an eye for the gap and abil­ity to put his team­mates into space. He has been al­lowed to take charge and put his own stamp on the back­line pro­ceed­ings.

WEAK­NESSES

At times his de­fence lets him down and his com­po­sure can fail him with his early goal­kicks but once he gets con­fi­dence, he's dif­fi­cult to stop.

LAST FIVE MEET­INGS IN NEW ZEALAND AND NEU­TRAL VENUES:

He's the fastest and most rounded fly­half in the world and he does ev­ery­thing that nor­mal flyhalves do at a level mere mor­tals only as­pire to.

2016: New Zealand 41-13 South Africa (Christchurch)

2015: New Zealand 20-18 South Africa (Lon­don)

2014: New Zealand 14-10 South Africa (Welling­ton)

2013: New Zealand 29-15 South Africa (Auck­land)

2012: New Zealand 21 -11 South Africa (Dunedin)

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