Springbok dynamo Cheslin Kolbe delivered a Man of the Match performance as Toulon defeated the Glasgow Warriors to claim a maiden Challenge Cup title in Dublin on Friday.
Springbok speedster Cheslin Kolbe will complete his return to rugby after being named in the Toulon lineup to face Benetton in the Challenge Cup on Sunday.
Former Springbok enforcer Bakkies Botha opened up on his love of stitches while he reminisced about his time with fellow rugby greats at French club Toulon.
Touloun president Bernard Lemaitre has claimed that Cheslin Kolbe wants to stay at the club after reports that several Japanese clubs are hunting the Springbok winger’s signature.
Toulon proved impregnable to the travelling Cheetahs who, despite a valiant effort, were easily repelled by the French giants in a Challenge Cup clash at Stade Mayol on Saturday afternoon.
Follow the live action as the Cheetahs face Toulon in a #ChallengeCupRugby clash at Stade Mayol. #RCTvCHE
The Springboks breathed a sigh of relief after an update on the injury to wing Cheslin Kolbe in the Top 14.
Reports from France suggested that Cheslin Kolbe’s injury may not be as bad as initially feared, after the Springbok winger left the field in tears while in action for Toulon.
French giants Toulon have revealed its first group of Hall of Fame inductees, with a decorated Springbok named among the Top 14 outfit’s icons.
Cheslin Kolbe turned in a sensational performance to help Toulon thrash high-flying Stade Francais, but was controversially prevented from marking the showing with a brace on Saturday.