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Leicester Tigers star handed SIX game ban, he will miss summer internationals

#2. Corné Beets

Tigers have announced Junior Springbok of the Year Corné Beets has signed with the club on a long-term deal.

Beets, 20, is considered one of the best prospects in South African rugby having been a standout performer wearing the number eight jersey for his country in last year’s U20 World Championships, scoring a try in the third-place playoff against England.

Beets played his schools rugby at Paarl Gymnasium in the Western Cape province of South Africa, the same school as future teammate, double-World Cup winner Handré Pollard.

Corné Beets said: “The incredible opportunity to become a member of the prestigious Leicester Tigers family excites me. “

“It is an honour and a privilege to bring my enthusiasm and expertise to this legendary club, and I am eager to take on the challenges that lie ahead while creating lifelong memories with my teammates and the amazing Leicester Tigers supporters.

“I’m excited to fully immerse myself in Leicester’s rich culture and becoming a proud member of the community.”

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