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 Elton Jantjies has lodged a complaint against his agent with the Rugby Football Union. Photo: Muzi Ntombela /BackpagePix
Elton Jantjies has lodged a complaint against his agent with the Rugby Football Union. Photo: Muzi Ntombela /BackpagePix

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Embattled Springbok fly half Elton Jantjies has taken the extraordinary step of lodging a complaint against his own agent with the Rugby Football Union (RFU) and World Rugby, claiming that James Adams recently sent gangsters to his home to collect money Jantjies owes him.

Adams, the agent in question, had the pre-emptive strike in the dispute by suing Jantjies for breach of contract for failing to pay his commission last month. Jantjies has not played for the Springboks since having an alleged extramarital affair within the Bok camp.

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