Two injured stay as Sharks head for Sydney

2012-03-19 00:00

THE Sharks left for Sydney yesterday with major injury problems ahead of Saturday’s Super Rugby game against the Waratahs. Steven Sykes picked up a knee injury against the Reds on Saturday evening. If he needs surgery Pieter-Steph du Toit will replace him. Other injuries are tighthead props Jannie du Plessis (calf strain) and Wiehahn Herbst (knee ligament) and centre Pietersen (strained quad).

Touring squad: Bosman, Jordaan, Joubert, Lambie, Ludik, McLeod, Michalak, Mvovo, Ndungane, Pietersen, Viljoen, Whitehead, Alberts, Botes, Bresler, Burden, Chadwick, Coetzee, Daniel (captain), Bismarck du Plessis, Jannie du Plessis, Herbst, Marais

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