Cape Town - Blitzbokke speedster Cecil
Afrika is on the verge of becoming South Africa's leading point scorer on the
Sevens World Series circuit.
Afrika, 26, needs only 11 points to equal
Fabian Juries's record of 925 points when he takes to the field in Port
Elizabeth this weekend.
The Blitzbokke face America, Kenia and
Wales in their pool games on Saturday and the chances are good that Afrika could
break the record in of those games.
Afrika is currently second on the list of
all-time scorers for South Africa, with Mzwandile Stick third on 885.
The Blitzbokke will be eager to keep their
good form in front of their home fans after winning the Dubai Sevens last
They are also the defending champions at
the Nelson Mandela Bay Sevens.