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    Marx signs long-term deal with Lions, SA Rugby

    2019-06-14 12:24

    Cape Town - In a significant boost for SA Rugby and the Lions Rugby Company, Springbok hooker Malcolm Marx has extended his contract with the Lions until 2021.

    The Lions Rugby Company, together with SA Rugby, and the newly established contracting model have been able to retain the services of the outstanding Springbok hooker by ensuring the player's career is managed and sustained.

    Marx will be able to enjoy a temporary release after the 2019 Rugby World Cup for a sabbatical in Japan and he will return to South Africa and the Lions in June 2020.

    Rudolph Straeuli, CEO of the Lions, said the they were immensely proud to retain the services of Marx.

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