Returned from Injury into Rd 14: Israel Dagg (Crusaders)- Made his comeback on the wing and had a few good runs. Luke Whitelock (Highlanders) - Started at No. 8 after recovering from a calf injury. Ash Dixon (Highlanders) - Recovered from a Stomach Bug and came off the bench. Daniel Lienert-Brown (Highlanders) -Recovered from a Stomach … Continue reading The Casualty Ward RD 14
Round Six Returned from Injury into Round 6: Cheslin Kolbe (Stormers) - looked good after returning from an ankle injury. He not only played a hand in a try but he also made a try saving tackle. Jano Vermaak (Stormers) - failed to make an impact on his return from a calf injury due to … Continue reading The Casualty Ward Rd 6
The Hurricanes and All Blacks utility outside back missed most of the 2016 Super Rugby and International seasons due to shoulder surgery and recent scans have confirmed he will face another lengthy timespan on the bench.
Round Three Returned from Injury into Round 3: Sam Cane (Chiefs) – Cane returned to co-captain the chiefs in a forward dominated game due to the extreme wet weather conditions. Cane picked up where he left off and got stuck back in, demonstrating a high work rate and leading from the front. He looked good … Continue reading The Casualty Ward