The sun set on a spectacular @RugbyTens Championship tournament on Saturday when the Balkans Honey Badgers were crowned back-to-back franchise Champions at a packed Charles Morkel Stadium in ideal weather conditions in Strand in Cape Town, South Africa.
Retired Springbok and DHL Stormers centre Juan de Jongh will continue his rugby journey as a coach at Western Province.
As Juan de Jongh hangs up his boots after a 14-year professional career, relive the hot-stepper’s highlights for the Springboks, Stormers, WP, Blitzboks and Wasps.
The Stormers have confirmed that former Springbok centre Juan de Jongh has officially retired from professional rugby.
Veteran Juan de Jongh will look to bust a move for the Stormers against Ulster when the two sides clash in the Vodacom United Rugby Championships semi-finals in Cape Town.
It will take all of Juan de Jongh’s experience to help reestablish Western Province as a force to be reckoned with in the Currie Cup, reports DEVIN HERMANUS.
Springbok Juan de Jongh will make his return from injury for Western Province in the Currie Cup encounter with the Vodacom Bulls at Loftus Versfeld on Wednesday.
Juan de Jongh will join an illustrious group of Stormers centurions when he lines up against Edinburgh for a Vodacom United Rugby Championship clash on Saturday.
Springbok Warrick Gelant will make his long-awaited return from injury, while coach John Dobson has revealed Western Province’s new captain for Friday’s Currie Cup encounter with the Bulls at Newlands.
Stormers-bound centre Juan de Jongh received an emotional send-off from Wasps teammate Jimmy Gopperth ahead of his return to Cape Town.