Tighthead prop Neethling Fouche is a frontrunner to replace Salmaan Moerat as DHL Stormers captain, with the injury-plagued lock set for another spell on the sidelines.
Captain Salmaan Moerat will make his return from injury in the DHL Stormers’ @Vodacom #URC opener against the Lions in Johannesburg on Saturday.
New DHL Stormers skipper Salmaan Moerat says his appointment will be an “immense honour” for his family, as he eyes bringing Champions Cup title success to the franchise.
The DHL Stormers were delighted to announce that Springbok lock Salmaan Moerat will lead the inaugural Vodacom URC champions from next season.
A former SA Schools and Junior Springbok captain, Bok lock Salmaan Moerat presented the class of 2023 their jerseys before the U20 World Championship opener on Saturday.
SA Rugby’s 2022 Player of the Year Eben Etzebeth is not only the best in the country, but also the world, according to one of his Springbok teammates.
The DHL Stormers are without injured lock Salmaan Moerat, but have a few tricks up their sleeve for the north-south derby against the Vodacom Bulls in Cape Town on Friday.
The Stormers’ celebrations of a first Champions Cup victory was dampened with the news that Salmaan Moerat is expected to be out for a long period of time.
Salmaan Moerat had a lump in his throat when asked about adding to his family’s Springbok legacy in making his Test debut against Wales in Pretoria on Saturday.
Springbok prospect Salmaan Moerat has had a woeful time with injuries, but he now looks to an historic achievement with the Stormers.