Planet Rugby

Burger still in hospital

09th April 2013 15:03

Share:

Schalk burger Stormers v Cheetahs SR 2011

Hospitalised: Schalk Burger

Stormers and Springbok flank Schalk Burger remains hospitalised after contracting bacterial meningitis following an operation on his calf.

The 29-year-old, who will turn 30 on Saturday, has been in hospital for two weeks and his franchise has not given a return date of when he will play.

Burger has 68 caps for South Africa, breaking onto the scene as an all-action flanker back in 2003. He was the IRB Player of the Year in 2004.

  • International Fixtures
Forthcoming Fixtures
FixtureDetails
All times are local
International Match
Saturday , October 18
Australia vs New Zealand10:00
Saturday , November 1
USA vs New ZealandTBC
Saturday , November 8
Ireland vs South AfricaTBC
Italy vs SamoaTBC
England vs New ZealandTBC
Scotland vs ArgentinaTBC
France vs FijiTBC
Wales vs Australia14:30
Saturday , November 15
England vs South AfricaTBC
Scotland vs New ZealandTBC
More International Match fixtures