INFO RMC SPORT. The third South African international center line of Scarlets Uzair Cassiem is committed to Bayonne.
It is a beautiful pickaxe made by Aviron Bayonnais. After having already recruited the Scottish international center Huw Jones (27 years old, 31 caps), the Basque club has achieved another nice blow on the transfer market.
In search of a reinforcement in the third line, the president Philippe Tayeb and the manager Yannick Bru have studied several avenues in recent weeks. And according to information from RMC Sport, they ended up finding their happiness in obtaining the signing of Uzair Cassiem.
Eight caps with South Africa
The South African international number 8 (31 years old, 8 caps with the Boks, the last in 2017 at the Millennium Stadium in Cardiff) gave his approval to the leaders of Rowing. Passed in particular by the Cheetahs, Cassiem evolves since 2018 in Wales, with the Scarlets.
At the end of the contract, the solid third row will join this summer the current twelfth of the Top 14, which is seven points ahead of Pau, potential barrage, after 20 days. The two teams will also be opposed in two weeks for a decisive match in the race to maintain.