Worcester lock Wilhelm van der Sluys has joined Super Rugby side the Southern Kings on loan.
The giant lock arrived at Sixways as a trialist in November and made his debut in the Anglo-Welsh Cup against Wasps.
He has since been out on loan at Rotherham Titans and London Scottish and now moves back to his native South Africa to gain experience in Super Rugby.
Van der Sluys started his career in the Western Province youth system before making his first team debut for Western Province during the 2012 Vodacom Cup before being awarded 25 caps for the senior team. He joined the Worcester Warriors in November of last year on trial.