Boks to face Georgia in British Lions series warm-up

Meanwhile, Duhan van der Merwe joins small band of SA-born British Lions to tour his country of birth

10 May 2021 - 20:08 By Nick Said and Mark Gleeson

SA will play their first Test matches since lifting the World Cup in November 2019, when they host Georgia for two Tests in July as a warm-up for the British & Irish Lions series, a boost to new head coach Jacques Nienaber.

SA has been hardest hit by the Covid-19 pandemic among the world’s leading rugby nations, with limited domestic action and an idle national side since the start of the global crisis...

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