Cape Town - Former Springbok and Cheetahs prop Wian du Preez
has called time on his professional rugby career.
The 33-year-old prop forward played for the Cheetahs between
2003 and 2010, before joining Munster in Ireland.
He represented Munster for three years, before briefly
returning to the Free State in 2013.
In 2014, he joined French club Lyon where he has just
finished his career.
Du Preez played one Test for the Springboks - against Italy
in Udine in 2009.
According to Netwerk24, Du Preez has already returned to
Bloemfontein and has entered the business world as a financial advisor.