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Bulls put Kings to the sword
Morne Steyn and Pierre Spies (Gallo Images)
Cape Town - The Bulls have beaten the Kings in their Super Rugby clash in front of a capacity crowd at the Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium in Port Elizabeth on Saturday.
The Bulls won 34-0 after leading 20-0 at half-time.
The Bulls scored four tries through centre Jan Serfontein, scrumhalf Jano Vermaak, replacement loose forward Jacques Potgieter and wing Akona Ndungane. Flyhalf Morne Steyn landed two conversions as well as a penalty and a drop goal. Replacement flyhalf Louis Fouche added two conversions of his own.GALLERY: Kings v Bulls
The Bulls picked up a full-house of five points for their victory and moved to the top of the South African Conference
and third in the Overall log
The Kings left empty-handed and remained bottom of the SA Conference
and 14th in the Overall standings
In next weekend's Round 11
action, the Bulls host the Waratahs at Loftus Versfeld (Saturday, April 27 at 17:05), while the Kings travel to Bloemfontein to play the Cheetahs (Saturday, April 27 at 19:10).Kings:
15 George Whitehead, 14 Ronnie Cooke, 13 Waylon Murray, 12 Andries Strauss, 11 Marcello Sampson, 10 Demetri Catrakilis, 9 Shaun Venter, 8 Luke Watson (captain), 7 Wimpie van der Walt, 6 Cornell du Preez, 5 David Bulbring, 4 Steven Sykes, 3 Kevin Buys, 2 Bandise Maku, 1 Schalk Ferreira
Substitutes: 16 Hannes Franklin, 17 Grant Kemp, 18 Rynier Barnardo, 19 Jacques Engelbrecht, 20 Nicolas Vergallo, 21 Scott van Breda, 22 Siviwe SoyizwapiBulls:
15 Jurgen Visser, 14 Akona Ndungane, 13 JJ Engelbrecht, 12 Jan Serfontein, 11 Lionel Mapoe, 10 Morne Steyn, 9 Jano Vermaak, 8 Pierre Spies (captain), 7 Arno Botha, 6 Deon Stegmann, 5 Juandre Kruger, 4 Flip van der Merwe, 3 Frik Kirsten, 2 Chiliboy Ralepelle, 1 Morne Mellett
Substitutes: 16 Callie Visagie, 17 Werner Kruger, 18 Paul Willemse, 19 Jacques Potgieter, 20 Rudy Paige, 21 Louis Fouche, 22 Bjorn Basson