Former Springbok Percy Montgomery was among the first to applaud fellow SACS old boy Chris Smith for slotting the winning drop goal which put the Vodacom Bulls into the Vodacom United Rugby Championship semi-finals.
Jake White says Chris Smith was in two minds over whether to go for the injury-time drop goal that pushed the Vodacom Bulls into the Vodacom United Rugby Championship semi-finals.
In anticipation of the Vodacom United Rugby Championship’s first north-south derby in Cape Town, DYLAN JACK previews the looming halfbacks battle.
Munster may be without some of their Irish internationals but they remain a world-class outfit, warns Vodacom Bulls pivot Chris Smith, ahead of the two sides’ Vodacom United Rugby Championship clash in Pretoria this weekend.
The Vodacom Bulls have made three changes to their team that will take on Zebre Parma in a Vodacom United Rugby Championship Round 10 match on Friday night.
Jake White has opted for consistency in the Vodacom Bulls backline while making a handful of changes up front for the Round 4 clash against Edinburgh on Saturday.
The Vodacom Bulls recovered from a 13-point half-time deficit against Cardiff on Saturday to claim their first victory in the Vodacom United Rugby Championship.
Replacement flyhalf Chris Smith slotted this 53m penalty kick with less than five minutes on the clock to seal a memorable comeback victory for the Bulls over the South Africa A side in Cape Town.
Maties playmaker Jordan Chait says the team did not expect their Varsity Cup campaign to go as well as it has after losing a number of experienced players. DYLAN JACK reports.
Flyhalf Chris Smith scored 22 points to steer the Pumas to a 42-19 victory over Griquas in the first round of the Currie Cup in Nelspruit on Friday. DYLAN JACK reports.