BULLS

Bulls stun Crusaders

Handré Pollard kicked 16 points to guide the Vodacom Bulls to a 31-19 win over the Crusaders at Loftus Versfeld on Saturday. JON CARDINELLI reports.


Bulls set for scrumming test

The Vodacom Bulls will need to hold their own at the set pieces if they're to beat the Crusaders at Loftus on Saturday, writes JON CARDINELLI.


‘Nyakane must start against Saders’

Former Springbok prop Ollie le Roux believes Trevor Nyakane is the man to stop the Crusaders dominant scrum at Loftus on Saturday. BRENTON CHELIN reports.


Odendaal boost for Bulls

Burger Odendaal has returned to training after recovering from a knee injury that saw him miss the start of the Vodacom Super Rugby season.


Pollard spares Bulls’ blushes

A 79th-minute penalty from Handré Pollard saved the Vodacom Bulls from a surprise home defeat as they edged the struggling Force 25-24 at Loftus on Saturday. BRENTON CHELIN reports.


Serfontein seeks attacking edge

Jan Serfontein will be looking to stamp his authority on the match when the Vodacom Bulls face the Force at Loftus on Saturday, writes BRENTON CHELIN.


Bulls shuffle pack

Victor Matfield will start on the bench in one of three changes to the Vodacom Bulls team to face the Force in Pretoria.


Bulls suffer double setback

Vodacom Bulls hooker Callie Visagie and wing Akona Ndungane have been ruled of Saturday's Super Rugby match against the Force at Loftus.


Bulls batter Cheetahs

Handré Pollard contributed 29 points as the Vodacom Bulls claimed a 39-20 win over the Cheetahs in Bloemfontein on Saturday, writes BRENTON CHELIN.


Strauss has point to prove

Adriaan Strauss returns to his old stomping ground on Saturday still looking to discover his best form at the Vodacom Bulls, writes BRENTON CHELIN.


Bulls opt for continuity

Bulls coach Frans Ludeke has named an unchanged starting XV for the match against the Cheetahs in Bloemfontein on Saturday.


Bismarck du Plessis clashes with Victor Matfield

The Sharks captain was penalised for this 'open handed punch' at Loftus.


Jesse Kriel’s pass to Francois Hougaard

TMO Johan Greeff said it was not clear and obvious that this pass from the Bulls fullback went forward at Loftus.


Bulls set to welcome back Botha

Vodacom Bulls flank Arno Botha will resume training next week after recovering from a pectoral muscle tear.


Bulls win brutal battle

A Jan Serfontein try after the hooter gave the Vodacom Bulls a 43-35 bonus-point victory over the Sharks at Loftus, writes BRENTON CHELIN.


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