Hooker Scarra Ntubeni has played for the DHL Stormers for over a decade and is closing in on a century of caps.
There are two changes to the Stormers forward pack for the Vodacom United Rugby Championship encounter with the Vodacom Bulls in Pretoria on Saturday.
Hooker Scarra Ntubeni is ready to make his presence felt out on the pitch for the DHL Stormers, having recently made his comeback from injury.
Carpooling with Ryan O’Connor, hooker Scarra Ntubeni revealed that the Stormers exceeded their expectations by reaching the Vodacom United Rugby Championship Grand Final.
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Scarra Ntubeni has been ruled out for an extended period and the Stormers have scrambled to secure a replacement hooker as they prepare for a visit from league leaders Leinster. DYLAN JACK reports.
The Stormers were left to count the cost of the vital bonus-point victory over Glasgow Warriors after Scarra Ntubeni had to be helped off the field early in the second half of the match. DYLAN JACK reports.
In anticipation of the Vodacom United Rugby Championship’s first north-south derby in Cape Town, DYLAN JACK previews the battle between the two contrasting but equally combative tight fives.
Warrick Gelant and Scarra Ntubeni will both return from injury for the Stormers in the Vodacom United Rugby Championship derby against the Vodacom Bulls in Cape Town on Saturday.
Forwards coach Rito Hlungwani has welcomed the return of Springbok hooker Scarra Ntubeni from injury ahead of what he anticipates to be a physical derby between the Stormers and Bulls on Saturday.