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Cape Town - Springbok wing Cornal Hendricks has signed a contract with Western
Province Rugby and will be available for the Stormers from the start
of the 2016 Super Rugby season.
speedster, who originally made his name at international Sevens level,
will return to his roots as a Stormers player - having played his
early provincial rugby for Boland, before becoming a full-time Sevens
player in 2012 and then joining the Free State Cheetahs in 2014.
27, made his Test debut in June of last year, whilst the 2013 Springbok
Sevens Player of the Year was also a key member of the Commonwealth
Games Gold medal-winning SA Sevens team in July 2014.
In all, he
has played 11 Tests (as well as an additional match against the World
XV) for the Springboks, scoring five tries - including a try on debut
against Wales and a memorable solo score against the All Blacks in their
hard-fought Rugby Championship tussle in Wellington in September 2014.
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