Springbok coach Rassie Erasmus requested to have Damian Willemse play at fullback in Western Province’s Currie Cup match against Griquas on Saturday.
Highlights of the Currie Cup finals from 1990, when Natal shocked Northern Transvaal at Loftus, to 1994.
The clash between the Sharks and Golden Lions has been made all the more interesting by the return of several Springboks, writes CRAIG LEWIS.
The inclusion of Damian Willemse is one of seven changes to the Western Province team ahead of their game against Griquas at Newlands on Saturday.
The return of captain Ross Cronjé is one of three changes to the Lions’ starting lineup for their clash against the Sharks in Durban on Saturday.
S’bu Nkosi and Coenie Oosthuizen will play off the bench for the Sharks in this Saturday’s clash against the Golden Lions in Durban.
The SA Rugby magazine team’s Superbru picks for this weekend’s Currie Cup and Pro14 games.
Sharks wing Aphelele Fassi says he is taking every opportunity to pick the brains of the team’s senior players in his first year of senior rugby.
Golden Lions flank James Venter says their clash with the Sharks offers a chance for the team to bounce back from their heavy loss against Western Province. DYLAN JACK reports.
This weekend’s Currie Cup teams as they are announced.