LIVE

    Bulls hit with early injury blow

    2019-01-28 21:24

    Cape Town - With the Super Rugby season set to get underway in little over two weeks' time, the Bulls have been hit with a major injury blow. 

    Springbok RG Snyman, a first choice at lock, will spend two months on the sidelines after returning from Japan with an ankle injury. 

    Snyman, who will undergo an operation on Tuesday, spent the Japanese season playing for Honda Heat.

    There was some good news for the Bulls, however, with Springbok No 8, Duane Vermeulen, reporting for training for the first time with the franchise.

    Vermeulen will play for the Pretoria-based team during this year's Super Rugby competition.

    After beating the Lions 21-17 in a pre-season warm-up match over the weekend, the Bulls next face the Stormers on Sunday (February 3) at Cape Town Stadium.

    Read News24’s Comments Policy

    Live Video Streaming
    Video Highlights
    Sport Talk

    Fixtures

    Friday, 22 February 2019
    • Highlanders v Reds, Forsyth Barr Stadium 08:35
    Saturday, 23 February 2019
    • Sunwolves v Waratahs, Chichibunomiya Rugby Stadium 06:15
    • Crusaders v Hurricanes, AMI Stadium 08:35
    • Brumbies v Chiefs, GIO Stadium 10:45
    • Sharks v Blues, Jonsson Kings Park Stadium 15:05
    • Stormers v Lions, Cape Town 17:15
    • Jaguares v Bulls, Estadio Jose Amalfitani 23:40
    Friday, 01 March 2019
    • Hurricanes v Brumbies, Westpac Stadium 08:35
    • Rebels v Highlanders, AAMI Park 10:45

    Logs

    Rank Team P W Pts
    • Bulls (Q)
    • Sharks (WC)
    • Lions (wc)
    • Jaguares
    • Stormers

    Opinion Poll

    Which of the 4 South African team will finish with the fewest Super Rugby SA Conference points?

    Can you name the top Super Rugby tryscorers of all-time?

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