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Gelant: Fashion is a way of life

Bulls and Springbok fullback WARRICK GELANT is one of the most fashionable rugby players. RugbyRocks.com asked him ...

How do you feel about being featured in our list of the 20 hottest SA rugby players?
[Laughs] I mean ... it’s an opinion of one or two people. But I appreciate it so much!

Your fashion sense is always spot on. How do you do it?
It’s much more than fashion, it’s a lifestyle. I always put on what I feel represents me in the best way.

Do you have a personal stylist?
No, but I've had some guidance in the formal department.

Tell us about your sneaker collection.
Sneakers are life! The sneaker always comes before the outfit. I mostly own Jordans and some exclusive Nike sneakers.


What are your three favourite sneakers?
Jordan 1 Travis Scott, Jordan 4 Black Cat and Lebron Four Horsemen.

Which stylish celebrities do you look up to?
Lebron James, Anthony 'PJ' Tucker, Sergi Ibaka, Neymar Jr and Odell Beckham Jr.

Which three teammates do you think are stylish?
Dylan Sage, Embrose Papier and Simphiwe Matanzima.