South Africa v Italy 2018

Updated: 12/10/18

The South African Rhinos have named their squad for the upcoming international against Italy.


The match has been moved from Marconi Stadium due to wet weather and will now be played at Kellyville Ridge this Friday October 12th with kick-off moved forward to 7pm.

The match will be streamed live with the link being posted shortly before kick off on the South African Rugby League and Italian Rugby League Facebook pages.

Game day schedule 

Italy Heritage u13s v Aust Indigenous U13s – 4  pm

Italy Heritage U16s v Malta U16s  – 5pm

Italy Heritage   U18s  v Malta  U18s – 6:15 pm

Italy v South Africa  7:30 pm

South African Rhinos squad to play Italy


Tyler Thomas 

Darren O’Donovan 

Will Smith 

Byron Hutchinson 

Juan Benadie 

Coby Thomas 

Kam Cryer

Joel Tubbs 

Hugo De Villiers 

Zach Van Loggerenberg 

Shane Gillham 

Seth Buckley 

Marcelle  Viljoen 

Johannes Erasmus  Van Zyl

Jason King

Garry Bautz

Chelsea Michael Adams 

Andre-Carl Joubert 

Tjaart  Van Der Walt


Coaching  staff 

John Wilson 

Isaac  Thomas 

Tjaart Van Der Walt 

Jim Toohey 

Corey Gardner 

Nigel Goos