Rugby

Roaring back to life: Willie le Roux set for new dawn

The Bok fullback is keen to meet the British and Irish Lions

04 April 2021 - 00:00

Had the Springboks' brains trust trusted in the truism "you are only as good as your last game", Willie le Roux's 2019 Rugby World Cup (RWC) would have ended differently.

A shoulder injury suffered in a collision with Pieter-Steph du Toit in the quarterfinal against Japan seriously inhibited the normally free-spirited player, but he, and the coaches, soldiered on...

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