Super15 : Southern Kings and Emirates Lions Injury Report

Super15 : Southern Kings and Emirates Lions Injury Report

Southern Kings and Emirates Lions Injury Report


All of the Southern Kings players who have been out with injury over the past few weeks have been declared fit to play ahead of the match against the Gallagher Chiefs at the Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium on Saturday, 12 March.

Southern Kings Head Coach, Deon Davids, said this included Prop Jacobie Adriaanse, who had suffered a concussion in the clash against the SWD Eagles, and Kevin Luiters, who had been battling with a tight calf.

Jaco van Tonder has also been cleared following his rehab from an ACL injury sustained last year, while both Louis Fouche and Aidon Davis, both of whom were recovering from knee operations, have also started training.

Three Emirates Lions players are heading home ahead of their Vodacom Super Rugby clash with defending champions the Highlanders in Dunedin on Saturday.

Harold Vorster (knee) and Fabian Booysen (eye lid) were injured in the match against the Chiefs while Lionel Mapoe heads home to be at his girlfriends’ side for the birth of their baby.

Replacement centre Jacques Nel will head out on Sunday evening to join the Lions in Rotorua where they are based for the next four days.

Source : Rugby 15