It’s every player’s dream to play in a World Cup, but sometimes that dream is dashed by an unexpected piece of bad luck. JOHN GOLIATH identifies five unlucky Springboks.
Springbok and Lions No 8 Warren Whiteley reveals why he shaved his head and shares his family’s hilarious reaction to his new hairstyle.
Springbok coach Rassie Erasmus admits that a number of players are in a race against time to prove their fitness for the World Cup.
A round-up of what some of South Africa’s leading Sunday papers are saying, including a look at who could line up for the Springboks on Saturday.
Warren Whiteley is still going through the rehabilitation process for a knee injury and will not be rushed back into action.
Warren Whiteley is not expected to be available at the start of the Test season due to his recurring knee injury.
Lions coach Swys de Bruin has confirmed that captain Warren Whiteley will be out for the remainder of the Vodacom Super Rugby season due to an injury.
Warren Whiteley has suffered another frustrating setback after needing to be treated for kidney stones.
Coach Swys de Bruin has been forced to reshuffle the Lions’ back row after Warren Whiteley was ruled out of Saturday’s match against the Highlanders at Ellis Park.
Lions skipper Warren Whiteley sat out training on Monday and Tuesday due to a bruised knee, with a call on his availability to be made later in the week.