Simultaneous blow for Boks and Barbarians - report
The Springboks have reportedly suffered a significant blow ahead of their northern hemisphere tour. According to Rapport, Springboks prop Frans Malherbe is set to miss the end-of-year tour due to a neck injury.
Malherbe is not the only injury setback for the Springboks.
It is not all doom and gloom for Jacques Nienaber. Flank Marco Van Staden return to action after he sustained an injury during the Test against All Blacks on September 25.
The flank took the field as a replacement during Leicester Tigers’ Premiership match on Saturday.
South Africa are scheduled to play Wales, Scotland and England in November.
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