More Sports / Rugby Oct 18, 2017

Verblitz flanker Juan Smith to retire

Toyota Verblitz's former South Africa international flanker Juan Smith will retire because of family health problems, the Top League club said Wednesday. The 36-year-old Smith, who has been capped 70 times for the Springboks, was in his first season with Verblitz, having only joined the ...

More Sports / Rugby Jun 8, 2017

Toyota Verblitz acquire former Springboks Smith, Aplon

The Toyota Verblitz increased their South African presence Thursday with the signing of four new players. New head coach Jake White, who led the Springboks to victory at the 2007 Rugby World Cup, has acquired the services of Bulls lock Jason Jenkins, Southern Kings flyhalf ...