magazine-issue
generic hexagon

Bad break for Grey High lock


  • 29 Jul 2013

Martin Groenewald is likely to be discharged from hospital today after being operated on following a sickening double break in his right leg against Grey College in Bloemfontein.

The Herald reports that Groenewald broke the tibia and fibula in the shin area of the leg. He was taken to Bloemfontein Mediclinic and operated upon immediately.

Grey High coach Rory Duncan said the operation was a success.

'I spoke to Martin's father this morning and it seems the operation was a success. We are now awaiting feedback from the doctors to see just how long it will take for him to recover. If all goes well he should be discharged [today],' Duncan told The Herald.

Highlights of Grey College vs Grey High

0 Comments
latest-articles
Ruan Botha

Botha’s been a tower of strength

Sharks captain Ruan Botha has emerged as another player who can add real value to the Springboks’ rich second-row resources, writes CRAIG LEWIS.

Damian de Allende at the 2015 World Cup

Opportunity knocks for De Allende

Damian de Allende must make the most of his starting opportunities in what should be a watershed tour for the 25-year-old, writes CRAIG LEWIS.

Ruan Combrinck in SA Rugby magazine

Unfinished business

Ruan Combrinck hopes to earn a Springbok recall in 2018 and go to the 2019 World Cup, writes JON CARDINELLI.

You may also like

Get our daily email update. Subscribe to the SA Rugby magazine newsletter: