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Schalk Brits to face Springboks
ESPN Staff
May 8, 2014
Schalk Brits will play South Africa © Getty Images

Saracens' Schalk Brits will play against the Springboks after being named in the World XV side for their match in Cape Town on June 7.

The match acts as a warm up game for South Africa ahead of their two-Test series against Wales and the World XV side is packed with ex-Boks. Brits will take his place in the team alongside prop BJ Botha, lock Alistair Hargreaves and Juandre Kruger. Castres' scrum-half Rory Kockott is also in the squad.

The six will be joined by Carl Hayman, Julien Bonnaire, James O'Connor, Steffon Armitage, Matt Giteau, Francois Trinh-Duc, Drew Mitchell and Hosea Gear with the team coached by Nick Mallett.

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