Jean-Luc’s recovery will deliver Damian his wish

Jean-Luc du Plessis’ successful operation to correct troublesome groin and hip issues should pave the way for Damian Willemse to get plenty of game-time at fullback during the coming Super Rugby season.

Willemse, the South African Schools flyhalf in 2016, did well in his regular position in his first full Super Rugby season with the Stormers last year, but when he was selected to the Springbok squad off the back of those performances, national director of rugby Rassie Erasmus opted to introduce him to international rugby by playing him at fullback.

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