Former Springbok hooker critical after armed robbery

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   Naka Drotske left and Os du Randt who was with him when robbers shot Drotske

Police, who combed the property Friday seeking forensic evidence, said two men were being questioned in connection with the incident, but had not been arrested.

"Naka jumped up and stormed them‚ and then they shot him three times‚ and then they luckily fled".

Former South African worldwide star Naka Drotske is in a critical-but-stable condition in hospital after being shot three times during a robbery in Pretoria.

Former Springbok hooker Naka Drotske.

Drotske was reportedly shot three times during the altercation, in the right side of his chest, his stomach and his right arm. "The children, no-one else was harmed", Tinus Drotské told Marzanne. Du Randt, one of the most experienced Springboks with 80 caps, wasn't injured in the attack. Cameron said Drotske lost "a lot of blood". "They will have to fix his right elbow because everything there is fractured".

Drotske was in a critical condition in Montana hospital.

Naka Drotske: South Africa World Cup winner shot during robbery in Pretoria

The 47-year-old is in ICU in a Pretoria hospital but his condition has been described as stable.

Drotske was a member of the Springboks World Cup winning team in 1995 and coached the Cheetahs in Super Rugby between 2007 and 2015.

"We're just totally shocked and we hope that Naka will recover and that Os is okay. they are friends and legends of the region".

Drotske played 26 times for South Africa from 1993-99 and was part of the squad that lifted the World Cup on home soil, though he only featured in one game against Samoa.

He was allegedly visiting family on a smallholding outside Pretoria on Thursday night when four armed men attacked them.

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