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We can’t wait to see these World Cup winners (and a few rookies) back in action!

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Rugby restarts in South Africa next weekend and after six months of no action there are several players who’ll be going all out to make a big impression


18 Sep 2020
PREMIUM!
We can’t wait to see these World Cup winners (and a few rookies) back in action!

Duane Vermeulen, man of the match in the World Cup final, will be back in action as team leader of the Bulls from next week. Picture: Getty Images

Huge excitement exists ahead of local rugby kicking off next weekend, with SA Rugby set to announce a large squad of 60 players on Saturday for the 3 October “Springbok Showdown” at Newlands which will see a Gold team take on a Green team. But first up next weekend is the “Super Fan Saturday” which will officially mark local rugby’s return, following the suspension of rugby due to Covid-19, while the new local competition over 14 rounds will start on 10 October. Several World Cup-winning stars will be keen to catch the eye of Springbok coach Jacques Nienaber, while the...

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