The two former South Africans will debut for their new country alongside another former local player, Cornell du Preez.
The club were in danger of losing their place in the final and being replaced by the Bristol Bears, the team they beat in the semi-finals.
Although world number one Dustin Johnson withdrew on Monday, as he continues his recovery from Covid-19, Woods will need to get the better of a star-studded field.
“We’ve spoken about this as a team and we’ve accepted that guys will come in and out of the bubble as they feel it is affecting their mental health.”
“It’s not an overnight fix but the most important thing is we need to come together and see each other as equal human beings.”
Without the Springboks, the number of matches has been slashed from 12 to six, played on consecutive Saturdays between October 31 and December 5.

World Golf Top-ranked Johnson pulls out of second straight tournament

If he continues to get better, Johnson’s next event will be the Houston Open at Memorial Park Golf Course next month.

World Rugby Ireland are still chasing Six Nations title, Stockdale warns

Ireland can gain a maximum 10 points from their two remaining games, but England are heavy favourites, with only a match against Italy to come.

World Rugby We want to do it for the nation, says Ireland’s Ringrose as Six Nations resumes

“We’re in a very privileged position to be able to carry out our job because I know some people aren’t as fortunate,” said the Leinster captain.

World Rugby More Covid positive cases leave Wasps worried about Premiership final

Bristol will play in the final against Exeter if Wasps can’t be involved as there is no room for the final to be re-arranged.

World Tennis Plan to rename Basel tennis arena after Roger Federer flops

Currently, St Jakobshalle hosts the Swiss Indoors men’s tennis tournament, which the 39-year-old won for the 10th time last year.

World Rugby WATCH: New All Blacks star Clarke compared to legend Lomu

Latest New Zealand star is the son of Eroni, who played Test rugby alongside the great wing, Jonah, who sadly passed away a few years ago.

World Rugby Slipper ‘guarantees’ Wallabies will be better on home soil

The Australians missed 40 tackles in the 27-7 defeat to stretch their losing streak at Eden Park to 34 years and dent hopes that the previous week’s thrilling 16-16 draw in Wellington heralded a new era.

World Golf After 232 ‘misses’ Kokrak finally comes out on top on PGA Tour

After a quality final round where he made the most of his chances, 35-year-old American was able to finally bag a title on tour.

MotoGP Spaniards sweep MotoGP podium as Quartararo loses his lead

Spaniard holds off compatriot Alex Marquez to win the Aragon MotoGP as Joan Mir finished third to take the championship lead from Fabio Quartararo.

World Cricket Narine’s bowling action cleared by IPL committee

The Kolkata Knight Riders off-spinner was reported for suspected chucking during a game on October 10 and another report would have resulted in a bowling ban from this season’s tournament.

World Rugby All Blacks boss: We must step it up and stay on top of the Wallabies

Apart from the devastation wreaked by sensational rookie Caleb Clarke, it was not the performance coach Ian Foster was looking for.

World Boxing American Lopez stuns Lomachenko in lightweight unification title fight

Unbeaten Teofimo Lopez upset Vasiliy Lomachenko by a unanimous decision on Saturday to become the undisputed world lightweight champion in Las Vegas. Lopez defended his 135-pound IBF lightweight title and seized the WBC, WBO and WBA belts from Ukraine’s Lomachenko who suffered his first loss in six years. “I am ready to take over the […]

World Rugby Stunning Clarke debut as All Blacks blow away Wallabies

Bruising wing Clarke, who had the crowd on the edge of their seats every time he touched the ball, led the way on a debut that evoked memories of Jonah Lomu as the All Blacks played with a renewed physical presence and cohesion.

World Rugby All Blacks, Wallabies fitness issues on Test eve

Australian loose forward Harry Wilson was laid low by an apparent stomach bug and failed to make it to Saturday’s “captain’s run” while All Blacks replacement back Rieko Ioane was nursing a troublesome hamstring injury. 

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