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Steven Kitshoff: Fresh chapter for a 'youthful veteran'

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Steven Kitshoff (Gallo)
Steven Kitshoff (Gallo)

It would be tempting to suspect Steven Kitshoff is closing in on rugby's rocking chair.

The inclination would be understandable for long-time Capetonian followers of the game, in particular: So much water has flowed beneath the bridge since he made his first-class debut as a rare 18-year-old in the 2011 season.

Back then, Stormers head coach Allister Coetzee and his boardroom bosses required a green light from the burly loosehead prop's mother to blood him off the bench in Super Rugby.

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