The Chicago Hounds signed Justice Nkombua for the remainder of the 2023 Major League Rugby season. Justice, who was born in Chicago, is a 21-year-old lock and flanker and is 6’5″ and 245 lbs.
Justice began playing rugby at CBC Boksburg High School and represented Valke Under-16 through Under-18 levels. His performance at Grant Khomo and the Academy Week competitions earned a contract with the Limpopo Blue Bulls.
He played for the University of Pretoria Tuks in their Young Gun competition, and then the first team in both the Varsity Cup and Carlton Cup. In 2022, he was a member of the 2022 Varsity Cup championship team.