Paige, Gqoboka back for Bulls
Cape Town - The Bulls will have scrumhalf Rudy Paige and
prop Lizo Gqoboka back for their Super Rugby clash against the Reds in Pretoria
The duo missed last weekend’s 38-6 win over the Kings in
Port Elizabeth due to injury niggles, but will be ready for action this
“Both of them healed nicely and they trained fully today,”
Bulls team doctor Herman Rossouw said on Monday.
Rossouw said that three players - centre Jesse Kriel,
scrumhalf Piet van Zyl and loose forward Lappies Labuschagne - sat out training
with minor niggles on Monday.
The trio should however be fit to face the Reds this
Rossouw also confirmed that lock Grant Hattingh would be out
for five weeks after undergoing groin surgery last Friday.
Other player on the long-term injury list include centre
Burger Odendaal (quad, back mid-May), fullback Warrick Gelant (jaw, four weeks)
and flyhalf Handre Pollard (knee, return date TBA).