Planet Rugby

South Africa

South Africa

Bakkies Botha breaks arm

26th January 2014 13:37


Toulon lock Bakkie Botha charge

Broken arm: Bakkie Botha

Toulon lock Bakkies Botha is facing a six-week injury layoff after fracturing his forearm in Saturday's Top 14 loss to Brive.

The veteran Springbok second rower was forced off in the 11th minute of the 23-10 defeat at Stade Amédée-Domenech and was replaced by former All Black Ali Williams.

According to La Provenance newspaper, the South African is set to be sidelined for a month and a half.

  • South Africa Fixtures
Forthcoming Fixtures
All times are local
International Match
Saturday , June 14
South Africa vs Wales17:05
Saturday , June 21
South Africa vs Wales17:05
Saturday , June 28
South Africa vs Scotland15:00
More International Match fixtures
  • Table
Rugby Championship Table
1New Zealand628
2South Africa619