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Schalk Burger reflects on THAT tackle on Fourie du Preez ten years ago

BY Grant Constable  ·  Wednesday Jul 17, 2019

Schalk Burger appeared on Supersport’s show In Touch a few days back to reflect on his retirement from rugby, and what the future holds. He also talked about that huge tackle on Fourie du Preez in 2009.

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The 86-times capped Springbok says that the two were very good mates so he would have probably preferred to have made it on someone else, but lapped up the opportunity regardless.

If you let the video play on after that, Burger also touched on the trying time when he contracted an awful illness in hospital after surgery.

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