PICTURE | Siya Kolisi accepts the #FafChallenge, dons his SA undies

Faf de Klerk (Getty)
Faf de Klerk (Getty)

Cape Town - It seems that Springbok scrumhalf Faf de Klerk is not the only one ready to pose in his patriotic South African underpants.

Bok captain, Siya Kolisi has added his support to the "#FafChallenge" which according to News24 is an undertaking to get men to check their "crown jewels" for signs of testicular cancer.

Kolisi took to Instagram to post a pic of himself supporting the campaign after he, and a host of other Springboks were challenged to do so by De Klerk. 

"Challenge ACCEPTED! Testicular cancer is one of the most common cancers in young men. Early detection = high cure rate," said Kolisi in a post in which he went on to then challenge Springbok winger, Cheslin Kolbe as well as No 8, Duane Vermuelen to do the same.

Kolbe was quick to answer his captain's call saying "I see you called me out, so here I am! What’s more awesome than scoring the final try in the Rugby World Cup? Ensuring that you’re healthy. So, be ballsy enough to check your balls. If caught early, testicular cancer can be beaten."

Other Springboks to take up the challenge include Makazole Mapimpi and Jesse Kriel.

For more info about the "#FafChallenge" click here.

We live in a world where facts and fiction get blurred
In times of uncertainty you need journalism you can trust. For only R75 per month, you have access to a world of in-depth analyses, investigative journalism, top opinions and a range of features. Journalism strengthens democracy. Invest in the future today.
Subscribe to News24
loading... Live
Kings XI Punjab 104/5
Sunrisers Hyderabad 0
Voting Booth
What is your favourite sport to watch on TV?
Please select an option Oops! Something went wrong, please try again later.
Results
Rugby
42% - 8836 votes
Cricket
11% - 2263 votes
Football
19% - 4040 votes
Athletics
2% - 523 votes
Boxing
1% - 187 votes
Cycling
2% - 488 votes
Golf
5% - 1032 votes
Motorsport
9% - 1784 votes
Tennis
3% - 719 votes
Water sports
1% - 195 votes
American sports
1% - 260 votes
MMA / WWE / UFC
3% - 657 votes
Vote