Springbok coach Rassie Erasmus requested to have Damian Willemse play at fullback in Western Province’s Currie Cup match against Griquas on Saturday.
The Currie Cup clash between the Sharks and Golden Lions has been made all the more interesting by the return of several Springboks, writes CRAIG LEWIS.
Theo Wakefield expects Western Province and the Stormers to be playing at Cape Town Stadium by 2020.
Willie le Roux and Francois Louw have rejoined their English clubs, while another eight Springboks are available for Currie Cup duty this weekend.
The Blue Bulls produced a scintillating show of running rugby to beat the Pumas 39-29 in Pretoria on Friday.
The Golden Lions and Western Province will do battle in a match that could go a long way in deciding who finishes top of the Currie Cup log, writes DYLAN JACK.
Shaun Reynolds scored 22 points as the Golden Lions recorded an emphatic 47-14 victory over the Free State Cheetahs in Johannesburg on Saturday. MARIETTE ADAMS reports.
The Blue Bulls overcame a spirited Griquas side to claim a 45-40-bonus-point win in Kimberley on Saturday. JON CARDINELLI reports.
Hacjivah Dayimani scored a brace as the Golden Lions claimed a 38-35 bonus-point win over the Blue Bulls in Pretoria on Saturday. JON CARDINELLI reports.
The Sharks were made to sweat for their 33-29 win against Free State’s second-stringers in Bloemfontein on Saturday, writes SIMON BORCHARDT.