RG Snyman will start in his first appearance of the season for Munster on Friday night after recovering from post-World Cup surgery.
Former Western Province flank Jarrod Taylor will start in his #URC debut for Scarlets in Friday’s clash with defending champions Munster. @Vodacom
The return of double world champion RG Snyman to full training with Munster will have been well received by the Vodacom URC title-holders and the Springboks.
Vodacom URC champions Munster beat Kiwi giants Crusaders in Cork on Saturday, preceded by Wales and British & Irish Lions star Leigh Halfpenny participating in a haka.
Defending Vodacom URC champions Munster survived a late comeback from the Crusaders to win the Clash of Champions in Cork on Saturday.
Munster head coach Graham Rowntree is optimistic about Springbok double world champion RG Snyman’s potential early return to action in February.
The Crusaders’ pre-season kicks off with a sold-out match against Vodacom URC champions Munster at Páirc Uí Chaoimh on Friday, as part of an historic northern tour.
The Springboks have suffered another second row blow after it was confirmed that lock Jean Kleyn will be undergoing knee surgery.
Ireland giants Leinster have officially announced the signing of World Cup-winning Springbok lock RG Snyman for next season. @Vodacom #URC
The transfer saga around RG Snyman has taken a fresh twist, with the Springbok lock now set to remain in Ireland despite earlier links with a move to Bath.