• Kolisi, Burger headline pre-season transfer activity

    SARugbymag.co.za looks at recent transfer activities among the five franchises during the buildup to the Rainbow Cup.

    BULLS

    IN:

    Madosh Tambwe (Sharks)
    Zak Burger (Griquas)
    James Verity-Amm (Griquas)
    Jacques du Plessis (Montpellier)
    Mheli ‘Giraffe’ Dlamini (Crusaders Rugby Club)

    OUT:
    Ivan van Zyl (Saracens)
    Marco van Staden (Leicester Tigers)

    ALSO READ: ‘You don’t say no to Saracens’

    SHARKS

    IN:

    Siya Kolisi (Stormers)

    Reniel Hugo (Cheetahs)

    Le Roux Roets (Pumas)

    WATCH: Why the Sharks wanted Kolisi

    OUT:

    Madosh Tambwe (Bulls)

    Evan Roos (Stormers)

    Lwazi Mvovo (retired)

    JP Pietsersen (retired)

    ALSO READ: Kolisi welcomes exciting new chapter

    LIONS

    IN:

    Fred Zeilinga (trial*, Canon Eagles)

    OUT:

    Marvin Orie (Stormers)

    Andries Coetzee (Benetton Treviso)

     

    STORMERS

    IN:

    Marvin Orie (Lions)
    Evan Roos (Sharks)

    OUT:

    Siya Kolisi (Sharks)
    Jaco Coetzee (Bath)

    ALSO READ: What Coetzee’s England move means for Stormers

    Cheetahs

    IN:

    Jacques Potgieter (free agent)

    Brandon Thomson (Glasgow Warriors)

    Rynier Bernardo (free agent)

    Alulutho Tshakweni (Southern Kings)

    Jean Droste (Kubota Spears)

    Schalk Ferreira (Southern Kings)

    Out:

    Reniel Hugo (Sharks)

    Ruben de Haas (Saracens)

    Rhyno Smith (Benetton Treviso, on contract expiry)

    Carl Wegner (Benetton Treviso, on contract expiry)

    Photo: Steve Haag Sports

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    Dylan Jack