Treu trusts in teenager

Paul Treu has selected Paul Jordaan for the next two tournaments of the Sevens World Series.

The former SA Schools star is set to make his debut after he was selected in place of Mark Richards. Renfred Dazel will replace the injured Cecil Afrika, who is out with a broken jaw.

Two other changes see Chris Dry and Lubabalo Mtembu coming into the squad in place of Jacques Engelbrecht and Sibusiso Sithole (knee injury).

After the first two events in Dubai and South Africa, England leads the Sevens World Series with 44 points, New Zealand are second (40), Samoa third (36) and they are followed by Fiji (32) and South Africa (24).

The third leg will be played in Wellington on 4-5 February. The fourth leg in Las Vegas will take place on the following weekend.

Springbok Sevens squad - Boom Prinsloo, Kyle Brown (c), Frankie Horne, Chris Dry, Lubabalo Mtembu, Paul Delport, Branco du Preez, Renfred Dazel, Pieter Engelbrecht, Bernado Botha, Steven Hunt, Paul Jordaan.