Province confirm Kolisi will make his comeback this week

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Province confirm Kolisi will make his comeback this week

Siya Kolisi during the DHL Western Province training session at High Performance Centre on July 22, 2019 in Cape Town, South Africa. (Photo by Ashley Vlotman/Gallo Images)

And that’s very good news for the Springboks too.

Springbok fans can breathe a sigh of relief: Siya Kolisi will make his competitive return this weekend. Western Province coach John Dobson on Monday confirmed that South Africa’s permanent captain will be included in the starting XV for their Currie Cup match against the Pumas at Newlands on Friday afternoon. Kolisi, through no fault of his own, had disrupted national coach Rassie Erasmus’ World Cup plans to an extent after he sustained a knee injury in May during the Stormers’ poor Super Rugby campaign. “Siya’s fit to play,” said Dobson. “I think our plan with Siya is to start him....


 


 


 

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