Injury blows for Bulls
Vodacom Blue Bulls prop Werner Kruger, flanker Arno Botha and centre William Small-Smith have all been ruled out for the next few weeks, after they each picked up an injury during their Super Rugby match against the DHL Western Province Stormers this past weekend.
Kruger will be side-lined for at least six weeks, after picking up an ankle injury, with team doctor, Org Strauss saying that Botha, who has a pectoral injury, will be out for two to three weeks.
Small-Smith has been ruled out for at least two weeks also due to an ankle injury.
However, prop, Dean Greyling will continue training on Thursday and may be available for selection when the Bulls face the Hurricanes at Loftus on Friday evening.
Morne Mellett, Jacques du Plessis, Hanro Liebenberg and Basil Short will also be returning to training on Tuesday, and will hopefully be available for selection on Friday.
Photo caption: Blue Bulls prop, Werner Kruger. IMAGE supplied by www.rugbyweek.com
Burnley Football Club has secured the signing of Norwegian midfielder, Fredrik Ulvestad, on a three year contract, following the 22-year-old’s impressive skills during training at Turf Moor.
Orlando Pirates midfielder, Sifiso Myeni, has said that his team should not underestimate Chippa United, when they clash in their Premier Soccer League (PSL) match at the Orlando Stadium this evening.
Toyota Free State Cheetah coach, Naka Drotske, has announced his team who will be taking on the Cell C Sharks for their Super Rugby match in Bloemfontein on Saturday afternoon.
DHL Western Province Stormers coach, Allister Coetzee, is worried about the availability of lock, Eben Etzebeth for this week’s Super Rugby match.
Cell C Sharks Director of Rugby, Gary Gold, has defended centre Frans Steyn’s aggressive tactics used in the Super Rugby match against the DHL Western Province Stormers at Newlands on Saturday.
Platinum Stars coach, Allan Freese, has praised his team for their hard fought 1-0 victory against Moroka Swallows, in their ABSA Premiership Soccer League (PSL) match at the Royal Bafokeng Stadium on Sunday.
Emirates Golden Lions coach, Johan Ackermann, has announced his team that will be facing the Blues for their 2015 Super Rugby match at the North Harbour Stadium in Auckland on Saturday.
Toyota Free State Cheetahs fullback, Willie le Roux, has said that there currently is good energy within his team, who are preparing for their fourth 2015 Super Rugby match against the Vodacom Blue Bulls at the Free State Stadium on Saturday afternoon.
The Emirates Golden Lions Rugby Union has let former Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University Madibaz coach, Brent Janse van Rensburg, out of his current contract in order for him to join the Eastern Province Kings as their defence coach.
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