Craig Lewis makes his picks for this weekend's Super Rugby matches involving South African sides.
Arno Botha will make his first appearance of the season for the Bulls against the Chiefs in Hamilton on Saturday.
Brendan Venter says the Springboks' three-day training camp in Stellenbosch will primarily be driven around defence and exits.
Flyhalf Francois Brummer will join the Bulls in New Zealand this week as they prepare to take on the Chiefs.
Bulls prop John-Roy Jenkinson suffered a hamstring injury against the Blues in Albany on Saturday and will return home for further treatment.
The Lions made the most of an opportunity to bank five log points in Port Elizabeth while the Stormers squandered a similar chance in Singapore, writes JON CARDINELLI.
Matt Duffie scored a brace as the Blues thumped the Bulls 38-14 in Albany on Saturday. JON CARDINELLI reports.
Senior rugby writer Craig Lewis makes his picks for this weekend's Super Rugby matches involving South African sides.
Jan Serfontein and Jesse Kriel will start in the midfield for the Bulls against the Blues in Auckland.
Winger Luther Obi has ended his contract with the Bulls to join the Cheetahs.
The Bulls captain says his side can lift their intensity by correcting the technical errors in their game.
The start to the Super Rugby season has provided few clear-cut answers to the Boks’ flyhalf conundrum, but in Curwin Bosch, SA rugby has a raw gem that needs to be nurtured, writes CRAIG LEWIS.
The Bulls’ limp and largely aimless performances of the past 18 months suggest that something is profoundly wrong at the once proud franchise, writes JON CARDINELLI.
SA Rugby should be doing everything in its power to dissuade Lions coach Johan Ackermann from taking up an offer to head overseas, writes CRAIG LEWIS.
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