Cecil Afrika will make his comeback from injury in a Blitzboks squad featuring four new faces in the Safari Sevens tournament in Kenya this weekend.
Blitzboks forward Zain Davids will undergo shoulder surgery on Wednesday, and has been ruled out of the last three tournaments of the World Rugby Sevens Series.
Blitzboks Muller du Plessis and Justin Geduld are in a race against time to be fit for the Hamilton Sevens.
Cecil Afrika says he expects the Blitzboks to bounce back from a poor start to the World Rugby Sevens Series in the second tournament in Cape Town this weekend. DYLAN JACK reports.
Cecil Afrika will miss the Blitzboks’ World Rugby Sevens Series opener in Dubai with a hamstring injury.