As skipper Siviwe Soyizwapi focuses the Blitzboks on familiar foes at the Toulouse Sevens this weekend, veteran Branco du Preez sets his sights on a major milestone.
Branco du Preez has described the Blitzboks’ extraordinary 29-24 Cup final win over Fiji in Los Angeles as one of the most phenomenal victories of his career.
The Blitzboks fought back from 19-0 down to beat Fiji 29-24 in extra time and win the final of the Los Angeles Sevens on Sunday. DYLAN JACK reports.
Branco du Preez is excited to be back in the Blitzboks squad for the Australasian leg of the World Rugby Sevens Series after missing out in Dubai and Cape Town.
The SA Rugby magazine team rounds up what the rugby community shared on social media this past weekend.
Branco du Preez will make history when he becomes South Africa’s most capped Blitzbok ever at the London Sevens this weekend.
Branco du Preez says he will cherish the opportunity to become the Blitzboks’ most experienced player when he makes his 70th tournament appearance in London this weekend.
JC Pretorius and Muller du Plessis have been included in the Blitzboks squad for the two final tournaments of the World Rugby Sevens Series.
Branco du Preez on the Blitzboks having New Zealand in their pool at the Cape Town Sevens and the advantage of playing in front of their home crowd.