Capped 86 times for the Springboks, Schalk Burger shares the story of World Cup triumph in 2007 and what life is like as a Saracen in 2019.
The Exeter Chiefs secured an impressive 31-13 bonus-point win against Saracens, while there were also victories for Northampton, Leicester, Sale, Gloucester and Bath in the English Premiership.
Former Springbok flank Schalk Burger will leave Saracens at the end of the season and return to South Africa.
Highlights of Schalk Burger’s career for the Springboks, Stormers and Western Province.
SARugbymag.co.za looks back at the past weekend’s Test and Premiership Rugby Cup matches involving South African players.
Schalk Burger says the improved Springboks will have their work cut out for them during the four-Test tour of Europe in November.
Former Springbok loose forward Schalk Burger believes South African rugby must consider making a permanent move to join northern hemisphere competitions.
Saracens flank Schalk Burger has received a one-match suspension for foul play.
Schalk Burger scored a try as Saracens thrashed hosts Wasps 38-15, while there were also wins for Newcastle, Bath, Leicester, Northampton and Sale in the English Premiership. Saracens led 18-13 at half-time thanks to tries to wing Chris Wyles, fullback Alex Goode and Burger, who started at openside flank. But Burger was yellow-carded late in the first half when he came in from an… Read more →