Flip fit for Bulls' tour

    2014-03-31 13:05
    Pretoria - Vodacom Bulls captain Flip van der Merwe has been declared fit following a hamstring injury and will travel with team on their Australasian tour.

    Van der Merwe missed the matches against the Sharks and Chiefs, but will be considered for the Bulls team to play the Hurricanes in Wellington on Saturday, their first match on their month-long tour.

    The Bulls depart for New Zealand on Tuesday and will have a last training session at Loftus Versfeld before departure.

    Morné Mellett (ankle sprain), Bjorn Basson (quad contusion), Callie Visagie (AC joint shoulder contusion) and Waylon Murray (knee) will train.

    Louis Fouché will undergo an ultrasound scan for a niggling knee strain.

    Pierre Spies (bicep), Arno Botha (knee) and Frik Kirsten (neck) remain on the long term rehab list.

    What To Read Next

    Read News24’s Comments Policy publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

    Comment on this story
    Comments have been closed for this article.
    Live Video Streaming
    Sport Talk
    Most Read


    No results are available


    Rank Team P W Pts

    Opinion Poll

    Which South African franchise stands the best chance of winning this year's Super Rugby title?

    The ultimate Super Rugby quiz!

    There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.