It was a quiet news day on the World Cup front, and then a story broke.
Well, kind of a story. Sonny Bill Williams' leg injury was a serious problem, so the claim went. He might have to quit the All Blacks before the World Cup starts.
For now, it has been portrayed as a false alarm although no smoke without fire I say.
Whichever way, it showed SBW's pulling power. Sports media in rugby countries around the globe highlighted the situation.
I've been told that SBW's headline-making knack has annoyed some rugby teammates. After all, the great Richie