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Reds lose flanker Schatz for up to six weeks

Jake Schatz has been rules out for up to six weeks

The Reds will be without loose forward Jake Schatz for up to the next six weeks of Super Rugby and have called up flanker Michael Gunn as replacement.

Number 8 Schatz suffered a strained MCL in the Reds 41-22 loss to the Bulls in Pretoria.

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Gunn will join his teammates in Cape Town on Monday while Schatz will return to Brisbane immediately to begin rehabilitation and is expected to be sidelined for four to six weeks.

The Reds face the Stormers at Newlands Stadium this Saturday.