South Africa: Injured Marx to Return to SA for Scans

South Africa: Injured Marx to Return to SA for Scans

- The Lions and Springboks were dealt some bad news when was confirmed on Saturday that hooker Malcolm Marx has suffered an injury to his right groin.

- Marx left the field as a result and never returned.

- The Lions confirmed after the match had ended that the 23-year-old Marx would fly back to South Africa on Monday and undergo scans on Tuesday.

- At this stage, the severity of the injury is not yet known, but it is serious enough to keep Marx out of next weekend's clash between the Highlanders and the Lions.

- Chiliboy Ralepelle and Bongi Mbonambi, meanwhile, played back-up to Marx under Bok coach Allister Coetzee in 2017.

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