Four uncapped players in Bok squad

Four uncapped players in Bok squad

Warrick Gelant and Lukhanyo Am, as well as Dan du Preez and Louis Schreuder, are the four uncapped players in the Springbok touring squad.

Furthermore, experienced prop Coenie Oosthuizen has been recalled to the squad having successfully completed his rehabilitation from an arm injury, which meant he missed the Springboks’ recent home Tests against Australia and New Zealand.

Also included in the squad are loose forward Uzair Cassiem, who has recovered from the rib injury he sustained against the Wallabies in Bloemfontein, and the experienced Tendai Mtawarira, who missed the encounter against the All Blacks in Cape Town because of family reasons.There are also recalls to the squad for the Free State Cheetahs duo of Francois Venter (centre) and Oupa Mohoje (loose forward).

Gelant, who played for the Junior Springboks and Springbok Sevens teams, will accompany the Boks on tour for the first time following impressive performances this year.

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