Kwagga Smith has been ruled out for six weeks with a groin injury, while another three Lions players have also been sidelined.
Lions flank Kwagga Smith says the team has enough leaders to make up for the loss of captain Warren Whiteley to injury.
The Lions have made three personnel changes to their starting XV for Saturday’s match against the Stormers at Newlands.
Lions flank Kwagga Smith says he is ready to compete for a place in the Springbok squad after his stint with the Yamaha Jubilo in Japan. DYLAN JACK reports.
Kwagga Smith, who received a red card in last year’s final against the Crusaders, insists that Saturday’s title decider is not about personal redemption. CRAIG LEWIS reports.
What we learned from the semi-finals of Super Rugby, according to CRAIG LEWIS.
Lions flank Kwagga Smith has signed a short-term deal with Yamaha Júbilo in Japan and will return to Johannesburg for next year’s Super Rugby.
Blitzboks forward Kwagga Smith wants to improve his skill-set during the first four tournaments of the World Rugby Sevens Series.
Kwagga Smith produced a Man of the Match performance for the Barbarians against the All Blacks at Twickenham.
Springbok Sevens coach Neil Powell believes Blitzboks and Lions star Kwagga Smith possesses the work ethic and attributes to also make it the highest level in the 15-man game, writes CRAIG LEWIS.