Bismarck du Plessis

Springboks turn to Burden
Sunday 19th August 11:00

Sharks hooker Craig Burden has been called into the South Africa squad to travel to Argentina in the place of the injured Bismarck du Plessis.

Bismarck du Plessis
Wednesday 13th May 12:09

Having spent the most part of his career playing second fiddle to John Smit, Du Plessis made a big impression in 2008.

Hoskins 'shocked' at ban
Monday 14th July 10:44

SARU president Oregan Hoskins is unhappy with the three-week ban given to Bismarck du Plessis.

Bismarck shipped into squad
Tuesday 31st July 12:21

South Africa have called up hooker Bismarck du Plessis into their World Cup squad.

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