magazine-issue
OVERSEAS-header
generic hexagon

Smith, Burden to stay at Toulon?


  • 20 Jan 2014
Juan Smith scoring for Toulon against Montpellier Juan Smith scoring for Toulon against Montpellier

Former Springbok loose forward Juan Smith and former Sharks hooker Craig Burden are likely to stay at Toulon.

La Provence reports that Burden, who was brought to Toulon as a medical joker, will be offered a contract extention, along with 2007 World Cup-winning Smith.

Both Burden and Smith have been in good form for the star-studded French side, and have often found themselves in the starting line-up.

Toulon owner Mourad Boudjellal recently discussed how he has lifted Toulon from a struggling second division side into a Top 14 powerhouse by bringing in international talent such as former England flyhalf Jonny Wilkinson and Australian playmaker Matt Giteau.

Photo: Betrand Langlois/Getty Images

0 Comments
latest-articles
Leolin Zas is red-carded

‘Zas’s slip is completely irrelevant’

What former Bok coach NICK MALLETT had to say on SuperSport about the past weekend's Super Rugby matches involving South African teams.

Issue 222 (English and Afrikaans editions)

Du Preezs fulfilling rugby destinies

The three Du Preez brothers, and their Springbok father, are on the cover of the new SA Rugby magazine.

Leolin Zas clashes with Bernard Foley

What we’ve learned

Five lessons from the 10th round of Super Rugby, according to CRAIG LEWIS.

You may also like
0 Comments
Get our daily email update. Subscribe to the SA Rugby magazine newsletter: