Bismarck du Plessis, who recently turned 37 years old, continues to show his prowess at the breakdown after winning a crucial turnover late on in Montpellier’s Challenge Cup final victory over the Leicester Tigers.
Springbok flyhalf Handre Pollard is set to feature prominently for Montpellier in the coming weeks after making his return from a long-term injury to help the French club book a place in the European Challenge Cup final.
Take a look back at this selection from former Wales captain Sam Warburton, who included two South Africans in his ‘dream team’.
Do you remember this moment when referee Pascal Gauzere got caught up in the action during the 2015 World Cup pool match between the Springboks and the USA?
Former Springbok hooker Bismarck du Plessis says he would love to return to South Africa to finish his playing career at the Cheetahs.
In his last Vodacom Super Rugby game for the Sharks, Bismarck du Plessis sparked and finished off a 75-metre team try against the Stormers at Kings Park, by putting in a deft grubber kick to initiate the attack before scoring in the corner.
Look back at when Stormers and Bok lock Eben Etzebeth showcased his immense physical strength by charging through Bismarck du Plessis and Coenie Oosthuizen.
In conversation with SuperSport, former Springbok captain John Smit named his best Bok front row from the professional era.
Bryan Habana and Bismarck du Plessis are both included in the best international team that former Wales captain Sam Warburton has faced.
Bismarck du Plessis opens up to CRAIG LEWIS on life in France, the arrival of twin boys, a debilitating injury and his late father’s lasting legacy.