Aki’s big hit fires up Irish
Ireland’s 38-3 victory over South Africa had the fingerprints of the meticulous Joe Schmidt all over it. However, primal aggression set the tone. Precisely 49 seconds into his Test debut, Bundee Aki (centre) manhandled Springbok tighthead Coenie Oosthuizen – who was oddly in midfield from a line-out. This picture of a pumped-up Aki celebrating his hit tells the story.