The Times: In the Currie Cup, Cheetahs players Louis Strydom and Naka Drotske were also ill.
Six players in the Free State’s under-19 team have been pulled out of a game against the Griffons in Bloemfontein on Friday because they were suffering from flu.
Several schools in Pretoria North have also confirmed cases of swine flu.
The country’s first H1N1 victim was 22-year-old Stellenbosch University student Ruan Muller.
Swine flu was first recorded in South Africa in the middle of June. In early August, the NICD put the number of cases in the country at 480.