Van der Merwe to play for Sharks

2012-10-04 00:00

THERE was good news for the Sharks on two fronts yesterday when it was confirmed that leading South African lock Franco van der Merwe will join their Super Rugby squad next year, while Springbok wing JP Pietersen is back in their Currie Cup team for Saturday.

Brian van Zyl, the Sharks CEO, confirmed yesterday that the two-metre tall Van der Merwe would play his Super Rugby in Durban next year and would boost the second-row depth. publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

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