Polokwane will host its first Super14 type match on January the 30th when the 2007 champions, the Bulls play the Cheetahs in a warmup match at the Peter Mokaba Stadium.
Captained by former Pietersburg Hoërskool pupil Victor Matfield who is now the Bulls captain, the Bulls are the only South African team with a Super 14 title under their belts.
Rugbyweek reports that with Jaco van der Westhuizen, JP Nel back and also Jaco Pretorius in the Bullring, the Bulls feel they are ready for a good 2009 season.
This will be the Bulls’ last warm-up match and also Cheetahs before the Super 14 commences on February 13.
The Bulls’ first match in the Super 14 is against the Reds at Loftus while the Cheetahs meet the Lions at Coca Cola Park.
Tickets for the warm-up match in Polokwane will be available from next week at the offices of the Limpopo Blue Bulls and various rugby clubs in Limpopo at a cost of R150 (main pavilion) and R100 (open pavilion).Tweet