Lood de Jager is set to be sidelined for at least six months after a second scan on Wednesday revealed his injury is worse than initially expected.
Bulls duo Lood de Jager and Lizo Gqoboka have been ruled out of the June Test series against England after suffering injuries in the recent match against the Sharks.
Lock Lood de Jager has been appointed as captain of an extended Bulls team to take on the Jaguares in their warm-up game at Loftus on Saturday. Bulls boss John Mitchell has named a 38-man match-day squad for his team’s last pre-season outing before they kick off their Super Rugby campaign against the Hurricanes on 24 February. De Jager is… Read more →
Lood de Jager believes the result against Wales will determine whether the Springboks’ 2017 season is remembered as a success or as a failure. JON CARDINELLI in Cardiff reports.
What Allister Coetzee, Lood de Jager and Warrick Gelant had to say after Thursday’s team announcement. VIDEO: Coach Allister Coetzee says Warrick Gelant will lend the @Springboks some X factor against Wales. #SARonTour pic.twitter.com/zVwiAOTqXY — SA Rugby magazine (@SARugbymag) November 30, 2017 VIDEO: @Springboks coach Allister Coetzee on the back-row balance and his forward management plan for the second half… Read more →