SPORTS DAY: Kolisi’s back, but Brits leads on Saturday


SPORTS DAY: Kolisi’s back, but Brits leads on Saturday

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Kolisi to return for Boks, but not as skipper

Siya Kolisi will make his long-awaited return to the Springboks starting lineup when they face Argentina at Loftus on Saturday but he will not captain the side in the World Cup farewell Test. Schalk Brits will captain the Boks against the South Americans. Coach Rassie Erasmus explained that he opted for Brits to lead the team ahead of the returning Kolisi as he is slowly being reintegrated back into the team after a long injury layoff. “I’ve asked Siya to empty his tank and go hard for as long as he can and he might even come off in the first half‚” said Erasmus. ..

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