Claassen will lead Elephants after Covid-19 scare

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EP’s opening Currie Cup fixture against the Leopards will go ahead as planned in Gqeberha on Saturday after a coronavirus outbreak had earlier threatened to scupper the contest and cost the Elephants vital log points.  

It was a race against time for EP, who had to inform SA Rugby by midday on Thursday whether they were in a position to honour their fixture at the Wolfson Stadium in Kwazakhele.  ..

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