Fri 16 Apr 2021 | 08:00

Hot-stepping Bok joins Kolisi in growing Roc Nations squad

Hot-stepping Bok joins Kolisi in growing Roc Nations squad
Fri 16 Apr 2021 | 08:00
Hot-stepping Bok joins Kolisi in growing Roc Nations squad
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NEWS: A fourth member of South Africa’s World Cup-winning Springbok team has signed up for the growing Roc Nation Sports squad.

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Sibusiso Romeo Nkosi was unveiled as the latest member of the Jay Z squad.

He joined his Bok skipper Siyamthanda Kolisi, Cheslin Kolbe and Tendai Mtawarira – all member of the 2019 World Cup-winning squad – and England lock Maro Itoje in the Roc Nation rugby squad.

“Sbu [Nkosi] is an exciting and talented rugby player with a bright future ahead,” Roc Nation Sports International President Michael Yormark said.

“Based on his career aspirations and ambitions, we believe Roc Nation Sports will be the perfect partner to help him achieve his goals and objectives both on and off the field.

“We are delighted and honoured to welcome him to the family and look forward to a successful partnership.”

Nkosi, who played 11 Tests for the Springboks, featured in three World Cup matches – the 57-3 win over Namibia, the 66-7 demolition of Canada and the 19-16 win over Wales in the semifinal.

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“I’ve always had this unquenchable thirst for better – better for my country, my people, better for my family and better for everyone,” Nkosi said.

“I’m humbled by the responsibility and excited for the movement this partnership will bring.”

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