It is just over two weeks to go until the start of the Super Rugby season and Stormers coach John Dobson is for the most part pleased with how the pre-season has gone.
Siya Kolisi was voted the UK Rugby Union Writers’ Club personality of the year for 2019 on Monday after leading South Africa to their emotional World Cup triumph in Japan.
Springbok captain Siya Kolisi and flanker Pieter-Steph Du Toit have signed two-year contract extensions with the Stormers, two of a number of World Cup winners to commit their futures to the team.
The third annual BrightRock Players Choice Awards will be held in Johannesburg, on Tuesday, 19 November.
Outgoing Springbok coach Rassie Erasmus says that winning the Rugby World Cup softens the blow of having to step down from his role. The 47-year-old is set to move back to his full-time job of Director of Rugby, having been standing in over the past two years as coach of the team.