Springbok scrumhalf Rudy Paige joins French Pro D2 club RC Vannes

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Rudy Paige. (Cameron Spencer/Getty Images for SUNWOLVES)
Rudy Paige. (Cameron Spencer/Getty Images for SUNWOLVES)

Springbok 2015 World Cup scrumhalf Rudy Paige has joined French Pro D2 team RC Vannes, his agency Le Cap Sports announced on Friday.

The former Bulls No 9 played 13 times for South Africa since making his debut as a reserve against the USA at the 2015 Rugby World Cup in the UK under then-Bok head coach Heyneke Meyer.

The 31-year-old's last Test came in 2017 against Italy in a 35-6 win at the Stadio Euganeo, in Padua, under ex-coach Allister Coetzee.

Paige recently played for Japan's Sunwolves, where he formed a halfback partnership with South African flyhalf Garth April, after a PRO14 stint with the Cheetahs in 2019.

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