Stormers coach John Dobson has
praised the performance of flyhalf Damian
Willemse following Saturday evening’s 30-13 discover over the
In what modified into presumably his most
full performance of the season to this point, the 22-year-dilapidated Willemse pulled the
strings for the Stormers from launch to attain, scoring 15 beneficial properties on the evening –
three conversions, two penalties and a 45m tumble purpose.
Even extra fine, though, modified into
Willemse’s game management. His kicking out of hand modified into arresting and
moral, his defence modified into sound and his distribution crisp.
His relief to Warrick Gelant for
the Stormers’ third and final strive on the evening after cutting during the
Cheetahs defence modified into presumably the clearest instance of why Willemse comes so
Talking after the match, Dobson
hailed Willemse’s performance as “dazzling”.
“The graph over the final
three weeks has been progressively upwards,” Dobson said of his playmaker.
“Hopefully, slowly, we can
silence the haters on story of I believed he modified into in actuality dazzling tonight.
“His game management modified into enormous.
That modified into a truly sophisticated game and presumably the most physical we possess played this
year … so as to possess him [Willemse] in that develop of stress and performing love
that made me very overjoyed.”
Dobson modified into also delighted with the
general growth his aspect had confirmed since they had been smashed 39-6 by the
Bulls at Loftus two weekends within the past.
“Hopefully this day we showed
that we are on the factual trajectory,” said Dobson.
“We are attempting to manipulate video games
with territory, and I wager Damian has made massive growth, but we are attempting to
ranking tries that swimsuit Western Province and Stormers rugby and rep of us smile
and I wager we did that as effectively.”
The Stormers’ final match of the
Good Rugby Unlocked campaign will likely be against the Sharks in Durban next