Curwin Bosch will shift to flyhalf in one of five changes to the Sharks starting XV to face Griquas in Kimberley on Saturday.
Curwin Bosch will start at flyhalf for the Sharks in Friday’s clash against the Pumas in Nelspruit.
Dropped Springbok utility back Curwin Bosch will not be considered for the Sharks’ next Currie Cup match against the Free State Cheetahs.
Allister Coetzee says the time spent with Curwin Bosch during a pre-season camp in Stellenbosch convinced him of his ability to step up to Springbok level, writes CRAIG LEWIS in Port Elizabeth.
Uzair Cassiem will start at No 8 for the Springboks against Argentina in Port Elizabeth on Saturday, while Curwin Bosch is set to make his Test debut from the bench.
The timing is right to introduce Curwin Bosch to the Springbok setup, but his on-field role is likely to be limited in the Rugby Championship, writes CRAIG LEWIS.
Curwin Bosch will start at fullback in the Sharks’ clash against the Bulls in Durban this Friday, with Garth April at flyhalf.
Curwin Bosch returns to flyhalf for the Junior Boks’ third and final pool match against Argentina at the U20 Championship on Thursday.
The Sharks will have to release Curwin Bosch to the Junior Springboks if he is selected by coach Chean Roux.
The start to the Super Rugby season has provided few clear-cut answers to the Boks’ flyhalf conundrum, but in Curwin Bosch, SA rugby has a raw gem that needs to be nurtured, writes CRAIG LEWIS.