British & Irish Lions

Damian Willemse primed and ready to be the Bomb Squad centre of attraction

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 Damian Willemse. (Photo by Christiaan Kotze / AFP)
Damian Willemse. (Photo by Christiaan Kotze / AFP)

On another day, the more experienced Frans Steyn would have been the first pick in a six-two bench split.

That honour has now moved to Damian Willemse with an eye on the present and the future.

The present moment is Saturday's second British and Irish Lions Test at Cape Town Stadium that the Boks must win to stay alive in the series.

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