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South Africa call comes for Reinach

Northampton Saints' scrum-half Cobus Reinach has been named in a 26-man South Africa squad that assembles in Pretoria ahead of the summer international period. 

After collecting both the Supporters' and Players' Player of the Season following a standout season at Saints, Reinach has been called on by South Africa head coach Rassie Erasmus as the side prepare for upcoming Tests against Australia, New Zealand and Argentina before reporting for Rugby World Cup training in September. 

SOUTH AFRICA TRAINING SQUAD
FORWARDS
Schalk Brits (Vodacom Bulls)
Marcell Coetzee (Ulster, Ireland)
Lood de Jager (Vodacom Bulls)
Pieter-Steph du Toit (DHL Stormers)
Rynardt Elstadt (Toulouse, France)
Eben Etzebeth (DHL Stormers)
Steven Kitshoff (DHL Stormers)
Vincent Koch (Saracens, England)
Siya Kolisi (DHL Stormers)
Frans Malherbe (DHL Stormers)
Malcolm Marx (Emirates Lions)
Bongi Mbonambi (DHL Stormers)
Tendai Mtawarira (Cell C Sharks)
Franco Mostert (Gloucester, England)
Marvin Orie (Emirates Lions)
Kwagga Smith (Emirates Lions)

BACKS
Damian de Allende (DHL Stormers)
Faf de Klerk (Sale Sharks, England)
Aphiwe Dyantyi (Emirates Lions)
Elton Jantjies (Emirates Lions)
Herschel Jantjies (DHL Stormers)
Cheslin Kolbe (Toulouse, France)
Dillyn Lleyds (DHL Stormers)
Willie le Roux (Toyota Verblitz, Japan)
Cobus Reinach (Northampton Saints, England)
Frans Steyn (Montpellier, France)

SOUTH AFRICA INTERNATIONAL FIXTURES
Saturday 20 July: South Africa v Australia (kick-off 4.05pm BST, Johannesburg)
Saturday 27 July: New Zealand v South Africa (kick-off 8.35am BST, Wellington NZ)
Saturday 1 August: Argentina v South Africa (kick-off 8.40pm BST, Salta ARG)