The Bulls have confirmed that they are in advanced stages of negotiations to sign Bok hooker Schalk Brits.
Springbok hooker Schalk Brits looks set to join the Bulls due to the financial difficulties at the Stormers.
Former Scotland and Springbok hooker John Allan has criticised Schalk Brits’ inclusion in the November Test squad at the expense of Akker van der Merwe. DYLAN JACK reports.
Springbok coach Rassie Erasmus says Akker van der Merwe was left out of the squad for the November Tests because he needs Schalk Brits’ experience.
Schalk Brits will play for the Stormers in the 2019 Super Rugby tournament.
Springbok hooker Schalk Brits has been linked with a return to the Stormers.
The Barbarians have announced the inclusion of Schalk Brits in their squad for the match against Argentina at Twickenham on 1 December.
Rassie Erasmus says veteran hooker Schalk Brits is still very much part of the Springboks’ long-term plans, writes CRAIG LEWIS.
Springboks Duane Vermeulen and Schalk Brits may play for the Bulls next season in the lead-up to the 2019 World Cup.
Hooker Schalk Brits is set to meet with Springbok coach Rassie Erasmus this week before making a final decision on his playing career.