4 Springbok World Cup winners get Barbarians call-up
Four Springboks have been added to the Barbarians squad ahead of the invitation team’s November internationals.
The Barbarians announced on Tuesday that Rugby World Cup winners Tendai ‘Beast’ Mtawarira, Lukhanyo Am, Makazole Mapimpi and Herschel Jantjies will join them as they prepare to face Fiji at Twickenham (November 16).
The game will be the first major rugby match to be staged in the UK following the 2019 Rugby World Cup, in which Jones will be hoping to lead England to their first global triumph since 2003.
Tickets are on general sale now from www.ticketmaster.co.uk/barbarians with a special early bird offer and 50 per cent off top price adult tickets for a limited time only.
The BaaBaas will also face Brazil in Sao Paolo (November 20) and Wales in Cardiff (November 30).