Andrews to miss start of Super 12
February 9, 2000
A knee injury is likely to sideline Springbok veteran Mark Andrews for 6 weeks.
This is a real blow to the Sharks who face a daunting start to their season with 4 away games in New Zealand and Australia.
They begin their campaign in Wellington against the Hurricanes before moving south to play the Highlanders in Dunedin.
They then move across the Tasman to play the Brumbies in Canberra and the Waratahs in Sydney on successive weekends.
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