Nyakane aims to give Bok coaches a selection headache


Nyakane aims to give Bok coaches a selection headache

Bulls prop is working hard to make sure he is in contention for the Georgia Tests and British Lions series

Deputy sports editor & rugby writer

Fiery prop Trevor Nyakane is planning to give the Springbok coaches a selection headache when they sit down to name their team to face Georgia at Loftus Versfeld on July 2.

After a frustrating spell of Covid-induced inactivity since winning the World Cup in 2019, all eyes will be on Bok coach Jacques Nienaber when he names his first team. Nyakane, whose participation in the World Cup was cut short in the pool stage by injury, has his eyes on beating off rivals for the right to wear the green and gold.

β€œIt is all about me trying to push myself as hard as I can, so when the time comes for the coaches to make a decision, we make it as hard as possible for them to pick from any of us,” Nyakane said...

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