Cape Town has been named as the host city for the 2022 Rugby World Cup Sevens.
Veteran Springbok Sevens captain Philip Snyman has retired from international sevens rugby.
Captain Philip Snyman believes the next generation of players coming through the Blitzboks’ ranks will take the team to great heights.
The Blitzboks have called up Dewald Human as a replacement for Selvyn Davids, who has withdrawn from the squad for the Paris Sevens due to personal reasons.
The Blitzboks beat Argentina 40-21 in their final pool game on Saturday to set up a Cup quarter-final clash against Australia at the London Sevens.
JC Pretorius and Muller du Plessis have been included in the Blitzboks squad for the two final tournaments of the World Rugby Sevens Series.
The Blitzboks defeated Fiji 17-7 at the Singapore Sevens to finish top of their pool and set up a Cup quarter-final meeting with Samoa. MARIETTE ADAMS reports.
Blitzboks speedster Muller du Plessis says the team will benefit from having a combination of youth and experience during the next World Rugby Sevens Series. DYLAN JACK reports.