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Cape Town - The "saviour" of the Eastern Province Rugby Union (EPRU) has been revealed to be a bankrupt businessman with an unregistered UK firm and a false business address.

Integrated Sport, a sports marketing company from London, was recently revealed as the union’s new sponsor.

This information was made public when the EPRU handed in a business plan to the High Court in Port Elizabeth in an attempt not to be liquidated.

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