The Vodacom Bulls have not taken a risk by keeping their Springboks on ice for two games ahead of the derby against the DHL Stormers on Friday, says forwards coach Russell Winter.
South African sides can expect a far tougher challenge from the overseas sides in the Vodacom United Rugby Championship with the return of their star players from Six Nations duty.
The Dragons have been reinforced by Test players returning from Six Nations duty for Wales, and this is expected to provide a tough challenge for the Vodacom Bulls when the two sides meet in the Vodacom United Rugby Championship at Loftus Versfeld on Saturday night.
In our continued collaboration with UXI Sport, former Springbok flyhalf Louis Koen and new Vodacom Bulls forwards coach Russell Winter discuss the work being done to support youth development in SA rugby.
The Vodacom Bulls have officially confirmed that Russell Winter has been appointed as the team’s new forwards coach for the next three years.
Forwards coach Russell Winter says the Stormers will need to shut down Vodacom Bulls duo Duane Vermeulen and Schalk Brits at Loftus on Saturday. DYLAN JACK reports.