Vodacom Bulls flanker Dewald Potgieter has been ruled out for the remainder of the Super Rugby tournament.
The hosts fought back from 13-3 down in Dunedin to win 27-20.
The Highlanders beat the Bulls 27-20 in Dunedin, scoring three tries to two, writes MARK KEOHANE.
The Vodacom Bulls have been forced to make a couple of late changes after Akona Ndungane sustained a hamstring injury at the captain's run on Thursday.
The Vodacom Bulls will face a confident Highlanders team in Dunedin on Friday.
Victor Matfield has been pushed back into the Bulls starting side following injuries to key players.
Victor Matfield will be on the Bulls bench next week after loose forwards Deon Stegmann and Dewald Potgieter were ruled out of the remainder of the tour.
The Hurricanes beat the Bulls 25-20 in what was a tactical arm-wrestle in Napier, reports JON CARDINELLI.
The Bulls will be aiming to keep their six-year unbeaten streak against the Hurricanes intact when they meet in Napier.
Flip van der Merwe will captain the Bulls when they play the Hurricanes in Napier this Saturday.
Victor Matfield will not play for the Bulls on their four-match tour of New Zealand and Australia.
The Chiefs scored three tries in the final 11 minutes to secure a 34-34 draw against the Bulls at Loftus Versfeld, reports JON CARDINELLI.
The Bulls will look to end the first phase of their season with a flourish when they host the Chiefs on Saturday.
Frans Ludeke has made just one change to the Bulls side ahead of their clash against the Chiefs this Saturday.
Injured Vodacom Bulls captain Flip van der Merwe will not be ready for the next clash against the Chiefs.
Transformation is in the quality of the player and not always in his colour, writes MARK KEOHANE in Business Day.
The decision to shift Frans Steyn to No 10 in the absence of Pat Lambie and Fred Zeilinga is a no-brainer, writes JON CARDINELLI.
No South Africa-based flyhalf has done enough to unseat Morné Steyn with the Springboks, writes RYAN VREDE.
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