The Lions, Stormers, Sharks and Bulls have battled for ascendency on Kiwi shores throughout Super Rugby history with long-haul travel and unfavourable time zones working against the South African franchises.
However, the Springboks have turned the tables in recent years, defeating the All Blacks 36-34 in Wellington two years ago before securing a last-gasp 16-all draw in the New Zealand capital last year.
Schalk Brits | Bringing home gold
Speaking to Sport24, Kolisi said that the reigning world champions’ efforts in New Zealand should provide inspiration for a nation which is entering its tenth years without a Super Rugby title.
“All these games are about mentality,” Kolisi, who also captains the Stormers, said.
“You want to go there and say you’re going to win all the games, I think that should be the attitude.
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