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    Kings name touring squad for Australia

    2017-03-29 14:12

    Port Elizabeth - Southern Kings head coach, Deon Davids, has named his 27-man squad that will embark on a three-week Super Rugby tour of Australia.
     
    The Southern Kings, who have a bye this week, will depart for Australia on Saturday.
     
    The tour to Australia includes Super Rugby matches against the Western Force in Perth (Sunday, April 9), Reds in Brisbane (Saturday, April 15) and the Waratahs in Sydney (Friday, April 21).
     
    The Kings will then return home where they will take on the Melbourne Rebels at the Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium on Saturday, April 29.
     
    The squad will gather on Friday ahead of their departure Down Under.
     
    Southern Kings touring squad to Australia:
     
    Forwards
     
    Props: Chris Heiberg, Schalk van der Merwe, Dayan van der Westhuizen, Justin Forwood, Ross Geldenhuys
     
    Hookers: Kurt Haupt, Martin Bezuidenhout, Michael Willemse
     
    Locks: Irne Herbst, Mzwanele Zito, Wilhelm van der Sluys
     
    Loose forwards: Andisa Ntsila, Chris Cloete, Ruaan Lerm
     
    Utility forward: Tyler Paul
     
    Backs

    Scrumhalves: Johan Steyn, Louis Schreuder, Rick Schroeder
     
    Flyhalves:  Lionel Cronje, Pieter-Steyn de Wet
     
    Wings: Makazole Mapimpi, Yaw Penxe
     
    Centres: Berton Klaasen, Waylon Murray
     
    Fullback: Malcolm Jaer
     
    Utility backs: Luzuko Vulindlu, Masixole Banda

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    Fixtures

    Friday, 31 January 2020
    • Blues v Chiefs, Eden Park 08:05
    • Brumbies v Reds, GIO Stadium 10:15
    • Sharks v Bulls, Jonsson Kings Park Stadium 19:10
    Saturday, 01 February 2020
    • Sunwolves v Rebels, Fukuoka Hakatanomori Stadium 05:45
    • Crusaders v Waratahs, Trafalgar Park 08:05
    • Stormers v Hurricanes, Cape Town 15:05
    Sunday, 02 February 2020
    • Jaguares v Lions, Estadio Jose Amalfitani 01:00

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