French interest in Bulls lock

    2014-06-19 10:20
    Cape Town - French Top 14 club Grenoble are reportedly hunting the services of promising Bulls lock Paul Willemse.

    According to the Beeld website, there are rumours that he could leave the Bulls after the completion of this year's Super Rugby competition.

    The Bulls though insisted that the 21-year-old Willemse would play for them in the Currie Cup later this year.

    Their High Performance Manager, Xander Janse van Rensburg, said Willemse is contracted to the union until after the Currie Cup.

    "Paul will be important for us during the Currie Cup competition and we won't let him go before then. There was also no such request."

    It remains to be seen though if the Bulls will fight to keep the services of Willemse once the Currie Cup is completed.

    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
    Video Highlights
    Sport Talk


    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.