Four Springboks in UK magazine’s World XV

2019-12-04T09:47:00+02:00December 3rd, 2019|

Scrumhalf Faf de Klerk is one of four Springboks to be included in Rugby World magazine’s World XV for 2019.

The magazine, which went on sale in the UK on Tuesday, also picked winger Cheslin Kolbe, centre Lukhanyo Am and flanker Pieter-Steph du Toit.

Five English players are in the team, including flyhalf Danny Cipriani, who wasn’t selected for Eddie Jones’ World Cup squad.

Only two All Blacks have cracked the nod.

Rugby World‘s World XV – 15 Liam Williams (Wales), 14 Cheslin Kolbe (SA), 13 Lukhanyo Am (SA), 12 Owen Farrell (England), 11 Semi Radradra (Fiji), 10 Danny Cipriani (England), 9 Faf de Klerk (SA), 8 Ardie Savea (NZ), 7 Pieter-Steph du Toit (SA), 6 Tom Curry (England), 5 Alun-Wyn Jones (Wales), 4 Maro Itoje (England), 3 Kyle Sinckler (England), 2 Shota Horie (Japan), 1 Joe Moody (NZ).