Kriel extends stay at Bulls

    2015-06-30 13:49

    Cape Town - Fullback Jesse Kriel has extended his stay at the Blue Bulls by another three years.

    High Performance Manager at the Blue Bulls Company, Xander Janse van Rensburg, on Tuesday confirmed a number of high profile contract extensions.

    The headline signing is 21-year-old Kriel, who extended his BBC contract until October 2018.

    “We are very pleased to have Jesse highlighting the huge number of younger squad players extending their contracts,” Janse Van Rensburg said.

    “There can be no doubt that we are continuously attracting the best talent in the country to Pretoria and it is very satisfying to see them wanting to stay on. This is a good indication that players are happy at the way they develop here and at the opportunities we provide to them to play at a very competitive level.”

    Other players who signed extensions are:

    Current Junior Springboks RG Snyman, Hanro Liebenberg, Ivan van Zyl, Abongile Nonkontwana, Njabulo Gumede (all until October 2017) and Jason Jenkins until October 2018.

    *Warrick Gelant and Tinus de Beer are contracted until October 2016 and JT Jackson until October 2017.

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