Sbu Nkosi has vowed to earn his place back with the Springboks after getting a chance to resurrect his rugby career at the Cheetahs.
The Cheetahs have officially announced the signing of 2019 World Cup-winning wing Sbu Nkosi on a one-year contract.
The Cheetahs have confirmed that Sbu Nkosi is training with the team in Bloemfontein, with Frans Steyn taking his former Bok teammate under his wing.
Cheetahs director of rugby Frans Steyn has moved to calm rumours that former teammate Sbu Nkosi is on the verge of reviving his career in Bloemfontein.
Former Bulls and Sharks speedster Sbu Nkosi has reportedly lined up a trial opportunity with a view to resuming his rugby career in the Currie Cup.
The Vodacom Bulls have officially confirmed the termination of Sbu Nkosi’s contract, bringing the Springbok winger’s turbulent time in Pretoria to an end.
Vodacom Bulls director of rugby Jake White has given a damning assessment on Sbu Nkosi’s form, as well as the Springbok winger’s future at the Pretoria outfit.
Sbu Nkosi took a thinly-veiled swing at the Vodacom Bulls in a social media post saying that his time with the World XV was a break from being “judged”.
Sbu Nkosi dotted down twice for the World XV in a thrilling Killik Cup match against the Barbarians, but had a potential hat-trick ruled out after an audacious dive in the corner.
Sbu Nkosi will get an opportunity to impress the Springbok coaching staff when he makes his first start since March in the match between the Barbarians and World XV on Sunday.