- The Blue Bulls duo of flank Roelof Smit and midfielder William Small-Smith have
been cleared for selection ahead of Friday’s Currie Cup clash against the Free
State Cheetahs at Loftus Versfeld.
has been cleared following concussion and Smit will return to the training
field on Tuesday, having recovered from a hip pointer injury, team doctor Org
Snyman, Werner Kruger and Marvin Orie sat out training on Monday due to light
niggles, but Dean Greyling will only know on Thursday whether his knee will
hold up for the clash.
de Jager, who made his debut against Griquas on the weekend, strained his ankle
and will undergo a scan.
Stegmann is two weeks away from action, as is Justin Forwood, who is recovering
from a rib injury.
Matthews will also be back in two weeks after his knee operation.
Irne Herbst, Piet van Zyl, Morne Mellett, Dennis Visser and
Callie Visagie remain out for the rest of the season, while Hanro Liebenberg is
expected back in 4-6 weeks.