Bok flank Dewald Potgieter is the latest Bulls player in doubt for the opening Super 14 fixture against the Cheetahs. Potgieter sustained a grade two medial ligament injury to his knee during practice this week.The loose forward was one of the Bulls’ standout players in 2009 and went on the captain the Emerging Springboks against the British and Irish Lions last winter. He gained Bok colours on the end of year tour.
The injury is expected to keep him out of action for between four and six weeks. Other injured Bulls include Bakkies Botha, Akona Ndungane, Chilliboy Ralepelle and Francois Hougaard, all of whom are also Springboks.Tweet