SPORTS DAY: Stormers rest injured Pieter-Steph

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SPORTS DAY: Stormers rest injured Pieter-Steph

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Du Toit out for two months

Loose forward Pieter-Steph du Toit has had two separate operations in the past two days following a thigh injury and will be out of action for the next two months, officials said on Tuesday. The World Rugby Player of the Year suffered the injury in Saturday’s Super Rugby clash against the Blues and had surgery on Sunday and Monday to relieve a build-up of blood after suffering bad bruising on his thigh. “We look forward to his recovery and to have him back. He is obviously a huge player for us. The plan was to rest him now in any case,” Stormers coach John Dobson told local media...

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