Hanro Liebenberg signs for Leicester Tigers

Hanro Liebenberg signs for Leicester Tigers
Vodacom Bulls' Hanro Liebenberg (C) runs with the ball during the Super 14 Rugby union match, Vodacom Bulls v Queensland Reds at Loftus Versfeld Stadium, on 13 April, 2019 in Pretoria. (Photo by Christiaan Kotze / AFP) (Photo credit should read CHRISTIAAN KOTZE/AFP/Getty Images)

Initially reported by Last Word on Rugby‘s Robert Rees, Hanro Liebenberg has signed for Leicester Tigers.

Hanro Liebenberg a done deal

The Bulls number eight is a former Junior Springbok captain and has been a regular feature in the current Bulls side.

Offering a powerful carrying ability that will guarantee front foot ball, he will also provide Leicester with a much needed defensive grunt as they aim to improve on this season’s dismal performance.

A large player in stature should be just what the doctor ordered in helping the Tigers get back to their feet.

Liebenberg becomes the latest Bulls player to join a Gallagher Premiership side following the recent announcement of Lood De Jager going to the Sale Sharks.

He can also cover lock or blindside flanker.

 

 

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“Main photo credit”

Vodacom Bulls’ Hanro Liebenberg (C) runs with the ball during the Super 14 Rugby union match, Vodacom Bulls v Queensland Reds at Loftus Versfeld Stadium, on 13 April, 2019 in Pretoria. (Photo by Christiaan Kotze / AFP) (Photo credit should read CHRISTIAAN KOTZE/AFP/Getty Images)

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