Naka Drotske in hospital after being shot


It has just been confirmed that Naka Drotske, former Toyota Cheetahs player and coach, and Springbok hooker, has been shot three times in Pretoria.

According to News24 Drotské was shot and injured during a robbery on a smallholding outside Pretoria. He was apparently visiting family when four armed men attacked them.

Netcare Montana Hospital confirmed that Drotské has been admitted there. He is being treated in the intensive care unit.

Drotske apparently was shot three times attempting to protect his family from the attackers. His wife is by his side at the hospital.

He has already been operated on but needs to be stabilised before another operation on an injured arm can be performed, reported News24.