Injury rules out Du Plessis

Date published: November 12 2014

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Namibia will be without back-row Tinus du Plessis for Friday’s fixture with the French Barbarians in Toulon due to a calf injury.

Namibia will be without back-row Tinus du Plessis for their match against the French Barbarians in Toulon on Friday because of an injury to his calf.

Du Plessis was injured during a training session last week in Colwyn Bay but was included in this Friday’s starting line-up subject to a fitness test.

But the 39 Test veteran went for a run on Tuesday and still had discomfort in his left calf so it was decided to pull him out of the matchday squad.

His place in the starting line-up will be taken by Morn

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