John Dave Schickerling may only be 19, but he is already a giant of the game. Jan de Koning spoke to the Baby Bok lock.
Jan de Koning chatted to South Africa Under-20 coach Dawie Theron about the call-up of Baby Bok captain Handré Pollard to the senior Springbok team.
South Africa Under-20 captain Handré Pollard won a consolation prize for his team when he was named the IRB Junior Player of the Year.
Hosts New Zealand earned a consolation prize, the bronze medal, at the 2014 IRB Junior World Championship in Auckland on Friday.
England Under-20 retained their title as the IRB's Junior World Champions when they edged their South African counterparts 21-20 in Auckland on Friday.
Ben O'Keeffe of New Zealand will referee the Final of the 2014 Junior World Championship between England and South Africa at Auckland's Eden Park on Friday.
The Junior World Championship culminates on Friday with every team in action, each of them vying to outdo their opponants for a better final placing.
The Junior World Championship comes to a close with a mouth-watering Final between arguably the two best teams in the tournament.
Junior Springbok captain Handre Pollard believes that the fighting spirit his side have shown throughout the JWC will be crucial in the Final.
With the Junior Player of the Year nominees announced this week we take a look at the six previous winners and what they have gone on to achieve.
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