John Dobson - Head Coach. Dawie Snyman - Backline and Attack Coach. Norman Laker - Defence Coach. Rito Hlungwani - Forwards Coach. Labeeb Levy - Skills Coach and Performance Analyst. Riefaat Jappie - Strength and Conditioning Coach. Chippie Solomon - Manager. Hanyani Shimange - Scrum Consultant. Gareth Wright - Kicking Coach The British & Irish Lions Head Coach, Warren Gatland, has named his team to play the DHL Stormers at Cape Town Stadium on Saturday 17 July (kick off 5pm BST). Following a period of isolation in Johannesburg, Stuart Hogg (Exeter Chiefs, Scotland), is named captain of a brand new starting XV from the. Lions team to face the DHL Stormers: 15. Stuart Hogg - captain (Exeter Chiefs, Scotland) #783 14. Josh Adams (Cardiff Rugby, Wales) #836 13. Elliot Daly (Saracens, England) #822 12. Robbie Henshaw (Leinster Rugby, Ireland) #824 11. Duhan van der Merwe (Worcester Warriors, Scotland) #841 10. Marcus Smith (Harlequins, England) 9 Kitshoff made his Stormers debut in 2012 as a fresh-faced 19-year-old and has since accumulated 101 caps for the team he grew up supporting. His vice-captain, Moerat, also has extensive leadership experience, although still only 23, having captained SA Schools, the Junior Springboks and Western Province under-19 before leading the Stormers in two of their preparation matches this year
Siya Kolisi's replacement as WP and Stormers captain has been identified Siya Kolisi's decision to leave WP Rugby left a void not only at the side of the scrum, but also in terms of the. Former captains De Jongh and Fourie return to WP, Stormers. Currie Cup-winning captains Juan de Jongh and Deon Fourie have both signed contracts with Western Province and will make their return to Cape Town in July. 2 min read May 30, 2021 Springbok and Stormers captain Siya Kolisi says all South Africans need to pull together and play their part as the world faces the coronavirus pandemic.. With the country now in its first few days of the lockdown, Kolisi says the decision to have the lockdown shows just how serious the government is taking the situation Currie Cup-winning captains Juan de Jongh and Deon Fourie have both signed contracts with Western Province and will make their return to Cape Town in July. Springbok midfielder De Jongh, who lifted the Currie Cup at Newlands in 2014, has 97 Stormers caps and played 59 times for Western Province before moving to English Premiership side Wasps in. The DHL Stormers are embracing the challenge of being the last team the British and Irish Lions will face before the first Test against the Springboks. It has been... The Springboks and the British & Irish Lions arrived in Cape Town on Sunday for the eagerly awaited second stage of the Castle Lager Lions Series
Springboks captain Kolisi quits Stormers, linked to Sharks. Kolisi offered no explanation, either, as to why he is leaving the only professional team he has played for, graduating from the under. Jones set to return as Lions captain with Beirne and Adams starting. There are some big decisions for Warren Gatland ahead of the Lions first test, not least who is his starting captain. Wyn Jones returned against the Stormers off the bench to stake his claim to be starting next weekend as captain. However, Gatland also faces other selection. Siya Kolisi will captain South Africa in the opening Lions Test this Saturday despite only escaping Covid-19 isolation last week. The World Cup winning skipper from 2019 will be one of several starters who have recently had the virus, including fly-half Handre Pollard, wing Makazole Mapimpi and prop Ox Nche Just as he did in the tour opener‚ Scotland fullback Stuart Hogg will captain the British & Irish Lions when they take on the Stormers at Cape Town Stadium on Saturday Warren Gatland delivered a clean bill of health on Alun Wyn Jones after the British and Irish Lions captain made a successful comeback in a 49-3 victory over the Stormers in Cape Town.. Three weeks after dislocating his shoulder against Japan at Murrayfield, Jones played 27 minutes as a second-half replacement to complete what Gatland described as a miracle recovery
Siya Kolisi is back from isolation as captain and fly-half Handre Pollard wins his 50th cap as South Africa name an experienced side for the first Test against the British and Irish Lions. Coach Jacques Nienaber has named 11 players who started the World Cup final. Of the other four, two are on the bench and one retired from international duty British and Irish Lions face DHL Stormers on Saturday in final warm-up match. They will be captain by Stuart Hogg again after his Covid isolation finished. Alun Wyn Jones takes a place on the. Marcus Smith will make his Lions debut starting at fly-half on Saturday against the Stormers in a side captained by Stuart Hogg, now out of Covid isolation, as Alun Wyn Jones returns to the bench.. The Scotland skipper was a close contact of a positive test and only re-joined the squad in Cape Town on Wednesday having been forced to stay in his Johannesburg hotel . Lock Ernst van Rhyn will captain the Stormers towards the vacationers, who suffered their first defeat of the tour to a strong SA A team in midweek. Former SA Schools and Junior Springbok captain and present Western Province skipper Van Rhyn will lead the Stormers out for the primary time on Saturda Warren Gatland delivered a clean bill of health on Alun Wyn Jones after the British and Irish Lions captain made a successful comeback in a 49-3 victory over the Stormers in Cape Town. Three weeks after dislocating his shoulder against Japan at Murrayfield, Jones played 27 minutes as a second-half replacement to complete what Gatland described as a miracle recovery. [
. The Wales captain is flying to South Africa on Thursday after recovering from a dislocated shoulder which had originally ruled him out of the tour Conor Murray's stint as Lions captain is OVER after Gatland confirms switch. Lions head coach Warren Gatland has confirmed that Conor Murray is no longer the tour captain as the switch has been made back to Alun Wyn Jones. The Welshman was ruled out of the three-test series in South Africa after sustaining an injury in the opening warm-up.
Stormers are 'excited' to start new era, says captain Chris van Zyl. February 24, 2021 Craig Baaitjies. Reinstated as Stormers captain, seasoned lock Chris van Zyl is preparing for a big moment on Saturday when he becomes the first skipper to lead the team out at their new Cape Town Stadium venue. Van Zyl, a former Currie Cup-winning. Emerging lock Salmaan Moerat has been named as the full-time vice-captain. Kitshoff made his Stormers debut in 2012 and has so far accumulated 101 caps for the team he grew up supporting The 2019 World Cup winner is no stranger to the role, having captained the Stormers regularly over the past year and, going forward, he will be supported by new vice-captain Salmaan Moerat. Kitshoff made his Stormers debut in 2012 as a fresh-faced 19-year-old and has since accumulated 101 caps for the team he grew up supporting Lions captain plays after recovering from dislocated shoulder Alun Wyn Jones makes headway for the British & Irish Lions against the Stormers after coming on in the second half. Photograph: Dan. , SOUTH AFRICA - MAY 18: Stormers captain Siya Kolisi celebrates with teammates after scoring the opening try during the Super Rugby match between DHL Stormers and Crusaders at DHL Newlands Stadium on May 18, 2019 in Cape Town, South Africa
Picture: Gallo Images. One of the contenders for the Springbok team, Stormers captain Salmaan Moerat says the news this week that the British and Irish Lions will tour South Africa has provided. Ernst van Rhyn will captain the DHL Stormers in their Castle Lager L... ions Series encounter with the British & Irish Lions at Cape Town Stadium on Saturday. The DHL Stormers face the tourists in their last game before the Tests against the Springboks, with kick-off at 18h00 on Saturday, playing in limited edition heritage jerseys that will be used for this match only . coventrytelegraph.net - Bobby Bridge • 11h. Juan de Jongh is leaving Wasps after four seasons to return to South Africa and play for the Stormers. The 33-year-old centre joined the Black and . Coventry Telegraph
The game marks the welcome return of Stuart Hogg following a period in isolation and the Scotland captain starts at full-back and will (v Stormers, Cape Town, Saturday, 5pm) 15. Stuart Hogg. Stormers captain Siya Kolisi scores the opening try during the Super Rugby match between DHL Stormers and Crusaders at DHL Newlands Stadium on May 18, 2019 in Cape Town, South Africa. Get premium, high resolution news photos at Getty Image Alun Wyn Jones: Warren Gatland says Lions captain came through Stormers test; head coach praises Marcus Smith. skysports.com • 2h. Alun Wyn Jones played 27 minutes as second-half replacement in win vs Stormers; every match from tour of South Africa is exclusively live on Sky Read more on skysports.com. Siya Kolisi will captain South Africa in the opening Lions Test this Saturday despite only escaping Covid-19 isolation last week.. The World Cup winning skipper from 2019 will be one of several starters who have recently had the virus, including fly-half Handre Pollard, wing Makazole Mapimpi and prop Ox Nche The Springbok captain left the Stormers earlier this year for a new chapter in Durban and is set to face his former team for the first time since that move. While the spotlight is on Kolisi in the build-up to the game, Hlungwani is rather focussing his attention on the youngsters who are rising to the challenge since Kolisi's departure
The Stormers have finally recorded their first win in the new Pro14 Rainbow Cup competition. The Cape Town side narrowly beat the winless Lions 39-37 in an action-packed encounter in Johannesburg. Both sides scored five tries. Meanwhile, in the first round of the Super Rugby Trans-Tasman series, the Crusaders also had a close call. They defeated the Brumbies 31-29 in a nail-biter in Christchurch Bok watch: Stormers flank Pieter-Steph du Toit got through another highly impressive 80 minutes, after making his return from a long-term injury last weekend.He worked incredibly hard and was again one of the Stormers' best players. Bulls captain Duane Vermeulen played 60 minutes in a performance that was quiet by his high standards, but he came alive with some strong carries in the final 10. Stormers 3 49 lions: warren gatland's men put defeat to south africa 'a' behind them with seven tries to seal victory in cape town as captain alun wyn jones makes a remarkable return from a dislocated shoulder. after tim swiel had kicked the stormers ahead, the lions stepped on the gas
12:21 PM. R. British & Irish Lions coach Warren Gatland has confirmed that Alun Wyn Jones has been reinstated as tour captain after a successful return following a dislocated shoulder. Jones played 30 minutes as a replacement in Saturday's 49-3 victory over the Stormers in Cape Town, a final warm-up game before the Test series against the. Stormers 3-49 Lions: Warren Gatland's men put defeat to South Africa 'A' behind them with seven tries to seal victory in Cape Town as captain Alun Wyn Jones makes a remarkable return from a dislocated shoulder. After Tim Swiel had kicked the Stormers ahead, the Lions stepped on the ga The Stormers stand in their way and will want to record a historic upset in Cape Town. Scotland full-back Stuart Hogg will captain the Lions for the match and returning tour captain Alun Wyn Jones will take his place on the bench Warren Gatland hailed the return of the tour captain as a massive boost as the Lions prepare to face a fully loaded South Africa A side in what is being described as a fourth Test. Jones will fly to Cape Town on Thursday and could play a part in the Lions' final warm-up match against the Stormers on Saturday Stuart Hogg captains the Lions against the Stormers. (PA Wire) The British and Irish Lions play their final match before the Test series begins when they clash with the Stormers at Cape Town.
A lun Wyn Jones will have the opportunity to play his way into the Lions Test team after being named on the bench to face the Stormers on Saturday.. The original tour captain is scheduled to play. Kitshoff made his Stormers debut in 2012 as a fresh-faced 19-year-old and has since accumulated 101 caps for the team he grew up supporting. His vice-captain, Moerat, also has extensive leadership experience, although still only 23, having captained SA Schools, the Junior Springboks and Western Province U19 before leading the Stormers in two of. Robbie Henshaw shines as captain Alun Wyn Jones makes miracle return in Lions' drubbing of Stormers Conor Murray's Lions Test place in jeopardy as Warren Gatland reopens scrum-half debat Lions captain Jones 'fit and raring to go' for first South Africa Test; Jones returns as Lions thrash Stormers in final warm-up; Dallaglio column: Having the Miracle Man back is a huge lift. The Stormers' master of many trades Pieter-Steph du Toit will achieve a personal milestone when he leads the side against the Sharks at Newlands on Saturday, bringing down the curtain on the Super Rugby season for the battling Cape Town side. Do Toit will be captain in the absence of Springboks skipper Siya Kolisi, who has been withdrawn.
Stuart Hogg captains the side while Marcus Smith, a new arrival to the tour this week, starts at fly-half.. Alun Wyn Jones, who has made a remarkable recovery from the shoulder injury suffered against Japan to rejoin the squad, is named amongst the replacements.. Smith's former Harlequins team-mate Tim Swiel lines up opposite him in the No 10 shirt for the Stormers LIONS (vs Stormers, Saturday) 15. Stuart Hogg - captain (Exeter Chiefs, Scotland) #783 14. Josh Adams (Cardiff Rugby, Wales) #836 13. Elliot Daly (Saracens, England) #822 12. Robbie Henshaw (Leinster Rugby, Ireland) #824 11. Duhan van der Merwe (Worcester Warriors, Scotland) #841 10. Marcus Smith (Harlequins, England) 9. Ali Price (Glasgow. No fewer than eight Springboks will feature in the Stormers' match day squad, which includes Bok captain Siya Kolisi and four front rankers with Test experience in Scarra Ntubeni, Bongi Mbonambi. Waratahs v Stormers 2018 Super Rugby Rd2 . Bernard Foley (Waratahs vice-captain) prepares for conversion kicked watched on by Siya Kolisi (Stormers captain) and Ramone Samuels (Stormers) in Waratahs v Stormers game at Allianz Stadium in Sydney on Saturday night on 24/02/2018 One of the contenders for the Springbok team, Stormers captain Salmaan Moerat says the news this week that the British and Irish Lions will tour South Africa has provided fresh motivation ahead of the final round of Preparation Series matches. Moerat will lead the Stormers against the local Lions side at 5.15pm on Saturday
The Welsh skipper, who was named Lions tour captain ahead of the series, will provide cover behind Wales' Adam Beard and England's Jonny Hill for the clash with the Stormers in Cape Town The Rugby World Cup-winner is no stranger to the role, having captained the Stormers regularly over the last year and, going forward, he will be supported by new vice-captain, Salmaan Moerat. Kitshoff made his Stormers debut in 2012 as a fresh-faced 19-year-old and has since accumulated 101 caps for the team he grew up supporting Stuart Hogg to captain the British & Irish Lions against the Stormers at Cape Town Stadium. Just as he did in the tour opener‚ Scotland fullback Stuart Hogg will captain the British & Irish Lions when they take on the Stormers at Cape Town Stadium on Saturday
Stormers. 15 Sergeal Petersen, 14 Leolin Zas, 13 Juan de Jongh, 12 Dan du Plessis, 11 Edwill van der Merwe, 10 Tim Swiel, 9 Godlen Masimla, 8 Evan Roos, 7 Johan du Toit, 6 Nama Xaba, 5 JD Schickerling, 4 Ernst van Rhyn (captain), 3 Neethling Fouche, 2 JJ Kotze, 1 Leon Lyon Feb 14, 2021. Johannesburg - South Africa's World Cup-winning captain Siya Kolisi announced Sunday that he is leaving the Stormers after 11 years with the Cape Town franchise. While the 29.
Originally chosen as tour captain, the Welsh warrior's involvement in the tour had looked in major doubt, with Ireland's Conor Murray named as replacement captain. Saturday's match against the Stormers kicks off at 5pm Irish time. British & Irish Lions v DHL Stormers (Saturday, July 17, Cape Town) 15. Stuart Hogg - captain (Exeter Chiefs. Siya Kolisi leaves Cape-based franchise the Stormers ahead of expected switch to Sharks. World Cup-winning captain Siya Kolisi has ended his 11-year stay with SA's Stormers and is expected to be unveiled by the Durban-based Sharks in the coming week. The move has long been mooted, with Western Province Rugby confirming on Sunday they had. The Stormers captain has revealed in-depth discussions within the Stormers camp about BLM and equality Springbok captain Siya Kolisi released from Stormers contract to complete switch of clubs. 2019 Rugby World Cup winning captain Siya Kolisi will leave the Stormers and Western Province Rugby after an 11-year stint. In a statement released this weekend, it was revealed that Western Province did everything possible to keep the Springboks. DHL STORMERS v THE BRITISH & IRISH LIONS. Stuart Hogg - captain (Exeter Chiefs, Scotland) #783; Josh Adams (Cardiff Rugby, Wales) #836; Elliot Daly (Saracens, England) #82
Robbie Henshaw shines as captain Alun Wyn Jones makes miracle return in Lions' drubbing of Stormers. CA Publishers 4 days ago. 4 minutes read Stuart Hogg captains the British and Irish Lions in their final warm-up match against the Stormers on Saturday and is joined in the XV by four other Scots ⤵ Ireland's Robbie Henshaw returns from injury, debut for Marcus Smith and Wales captain Alun Wyn Jones is on the bench for the British and Irish Lions' match with the Stormers Stormers captain Schalk Burger said the AAMI Park pitch was better than expected following the re-laying of parts of the turf this week. The Melbourne Rebels and the Australian Rugby Union were.
Stormers announce co-captains for 2016 Juan de Jongh and Frans Malherbe will be co-captains for this year's Vodacom Super Rugby season. Juan de Jongh will co-captain the DHL Stormers alongside. CAPE TOWN - DHL Stormers Head Coach Robbie Fleck has appointed Juan de Jongh and Frans Malherbe as co-captains for the 2016 Vodacom Super Rugby season Stormers. 15 SP Marais, 14 Dillyn Leyds, 13 EW Viljoen, 12 Dan du Plessis, 11 Bjorn Basson (Stormers debut), 10 Robert du Preez, 9 Dewaldt Duvenage, 8 Nizaam Carr, 7 Sikhumbuzo Notshe, 6 Rynhardt Elstadt, 5 Pieter-Steph du Toit, 4 Eben Etzebeth (captain), 3 Frans Malherbe, 2 Bongi Mbonambi, 1 Oli Kebble
Stormers 3. Lions 49. Gatland also welcomed the return of tour captain Alun Wyn Jones, who looked energetic and motivated in his 26-minute cameo off the bench. Now Gatland needs to decide if. British and Irish Lions vs Stormers rugby LIVE: Stream, TV channel, kick-off and teams for TODAY'S Tour clash July 17, 2021 admin The Sun World THE British and Irish Lions continue their tour of South Africa TODAY with captain Alun Wyn Jones on board The appointment of @kolisi1 as captain an inspired call by the Stormers. Hard as nails and hard-nosed, someone the team will rally around. — Clinton van der Berg (@ClintonV) February 21, 2017. Kolisi said that it is an honour to be asked to captain the Stormers, which is a responsibility that he does not take lightly The game against the Stormers will be the last chance for some potentially key players, for tour captain Jones and others, to stake a claim in the Lions' test team
Jones played 30 minutes as a replacement in Saturday's 49-3 victory over the Stormers in Cape Town, a final warm-up game before the test series against the world champion Springboks starts next. CAPE TOWN, South Africa (AP) — Alun Wyn Jones will captain the British and Irish Lions for their opening test against South Africa in Cape Town on Saturday. The Welsh lock recovered from a dislocated left shoulder that had originally ruled him out of the tour and will be making his 10 successive test appearance for the Lions, the first player to do so in the professional era SWI vs HEA Dream11 Team Prediction- Check Captain, Vice Captain and Probable Playing XI for Today Qatar T10 League, Swift Gallopers vs Heat Stormers: Between Swift Gallopers vs Heat Stormers Bulls captain Nizaam Carr celebrates making 'history' with Stormers counterpart Salmaan Moerat. CAPE TOWN - Bulls captain Nizaam Carr was delighted to celebrate the milestone that he.
Western Province Rugby have secured the services of Springbok prop Steven Kitshoff, who has also been appointed Stormers captain, for three more years. The World Cup-winner has led the Stormers. Warren Gatland has made 15 changes to his Lions team to face the Stormers this weekend with Marcus Smith at fly-half, Stuart Hogg named captain and Alun Wyn Jones straight into the match-day 23. Stuart Hogg captains the Lions again. There are four Ireland players named in the Lions team to take on the Stormers on Saturday, and a welcome return for Robbie Henshaw and Alun Wyn Jones. Marcus. Steven Kitshoff to lead DHL Stormers at Loftus. Springbok loosehead prop Steven Kitshoff will captain the DHL Stormers in their Vodacom Super Rugby Unlocked encounter with the Vodacom Bulls at Loftus Versfeld on Saturday. Kitshoff is back for the North-South clash, which kicks off at 19h00 in Pretoria, after missing out last week due to COVID.
He is expected to come on for his 98th appearance for the Stormers and first since 2017. Advertisement Lock Ernst van Rhyn will captain the hosts in the last game for the Lions before they begin a. - Original tour captain Alun Wyn Jones came off the bench after a remarkably quick recovery from a shoulder injury to help the British & Irish Lion
Kolisi back as captain as Springboks name team for opening Test of Lions series South Africa have named the same backline that started the 2019 World Cup final. (DHL Stormers, 37 caps). Stormers lack eight Springboks for showdown with Lions Flanker Johan du Toit is a younger brother of Pieter-Steph and lock Ernst Rhyn will captain a team that has won twice and lost twice in. Flanker Johan du Toit is a younger brother of Pieter-Steph and lock Ernst Rhyn will captain a team that has won twice and lost twice in the ongoing domestic Currie Cup competition, which they lead. Any match against the British and Irish Lions is a historic occasion and we will be doing everything we can to do justice to the magnitude of.
The British & Irish Lions face the Super Rugby side the DHL Stormers this afternoon in the fifth and final warm-up match before the first Test against the Springboks. After losing 17-13 loss to South Africa A on Wednesday, Warren Gatland has rung the changes, with Stuart Hogg named captain of a new. British and Irish Lions vs Stormers rugby LIVE: Stream, TV channel, kick-off and teams for next Tour clash. THE British and Irish Lions continue their tour of South Africa today with captain Alun Wyn Jones on board. The Welsh lock has made a miracle recovery from a shoulder injury and will start on the bench for this week's warm-up match STORMERS 3-40 BRITISH & IRISH LIONS. 75. Wayne Barnes penalises the Stormers at the scrum and Gareth Davies takes the penalty quickly. He spins it out to Marcus Smith who spots a gap, sends a Stormers defender with a shimmy and sets off downfield The British & Irish Lions vs Stormers live stream today (July 17) will bring us the Lions' final warm-up game before they take on the mighty South Africa in the first of three test matches Alun Wyn Jones returned to British and Irish Lions action in a crushing 49-3 win over the Stormers as the tourists found form ahead of next week's first Test against South Africa
He will captain the team for the second time on the tour. Story continues The starting 15 against the Stormers has Josh Adams and Duhan van der Merwe on the wings and Robbie Henshaw and Elliot. FLY vs HEA Dream11 Team Prediction- Check Captain, Vice Captain and Probable Playing XI for Today Qatar T10 League, Flying Oryx vs Heat Stormers: Between Flying Oryx vs Heat Stormers. Also Check. The victory was all the more pleasing for the welcome return of original tour captain Alun Wyn Jones for the final 25 minutes. The Lions took a while to get going, with the Stormers moving 3-0. Stormers 3-49 British and Irish Lions: Three weeks after dislocation his shoulder, Jones completed 27 minutes as a second-half replacement in Cape Town Harry Latham-Coyle 17 July 2021 19:38 162654668