Springboks’ semi final clash with Wales – All you need to know.
27 Oct 2019 SPORT
By Zuko Komisa
With New Zealand being booted out by England in a jaw-dropping semi-final, the pressure is on the Springboks and Wales; both with wishes to make it to the Rugby World Cup Final.
Here’s a preview of what to expect at this Sunday’s epic clash with Wales:
Springbok flyhalf Handre Pollard signals no change to gameplan
The Springbok squad to today’s clash include:
15 Willie le Roux, 14 S’bu Nkosi, 13 Lukhanyo Am, 12 Damian de Allende, 11 Makazole Mapimpi, 10 Handre Pollard, 9 Faf de Klerk, 8 Duane Vermeulen, 7 Pieter-Steph du Toit, 6 Siya Kolisi (captain), 5 Lood de Jager, 4 Eben Etzebeth, 3 Frans Malherbe, 2 Bongi Mbonambi, 1 Tendai Mtawarira
Substitutes: 16 Malcolm Marx, 17 Steven Kitshoff, 18 Vincent Koch, 19 RG Snyman, 20 Franco Mostert, 21 Francois Louw, 22 Herschel Jantjies, 23 Frans Steyn
South Africa will be without one of its star players for the Rugby World Cup semi-final against Wales on Sunday
Wales fullback Williams out of World Cup Halfpenny comes in for South Africa semi-finals