Schalk Brits met up with England’s Saracens contingent in Johannesburg on Sunday but didn’t tell them about his call-up to the Springboks squad.
Hooker Schalk Brits has been added to the Springbok squad for the final two Tests against England in Bloemfontein and Cape Town.
Springbok prop Vincent Koch has signed an extension to stay with English Premiership champions Saracens until 2022.
Highlights of Saracens’ 27-10 win against the Exeter Chiefs in the English Premiership final at Twickenham.
Schalk Brits and Vincent Koch won the English Premiership title with Saracens, who beat the Exeter Chiefs 27-10 in the final at Twickenham on Saturday. MARIETTE ADAMS reports.
Owen Farrell kicked 27 points as Saracens thrashed Wasps 57-33 in London on Saturday to advance to the English Premiership final. MARIETTE ADAMS reports.
Wasps beat the Newcastle Falcons 39-22, while there were also wins for Saracens, Exeter, Bath, Leicester and Northampton in the English Premiership.
Saracens flank Schalk Burger has received a one-match suspension for foul play.
Schalk Burger and Willie le Roux both scored tries in this English Premiership match in Coventry.
How Wasps’ Willie le Roux and Saracens’ Alex Goode compared in round 12 of the English Premiership.