Richard Ferguson

Bulls almost unchanged for Brumbies


Written by Richard Ferguson (Richard Ferguson)

Posted in :Bulls, Original Content, Super Rugby on 18 Apr 2012 at 13:15
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The Bulls will run out with the same starting fifteen against the Brumbies on Saturday, should prop Dean Greyling recover in time for the match. Frans Ludeke has left the rest of his starting team unchaged, only bracketing Dawie Steyn in next to Dean Greyling.

On the bench, Gerrit-Jan van Velze will replace the injured again Dewald Potgieter, who managed a few minutes on the park before injuring his hamstring.

Johann Sadie will see another weekend on the bench as Ludeke has opted to play JJ Engelbrecht again, after a good performance against the Lions last weekend.

Bulls: 15 Zane Kirchner, 14 Akona Ndungane, 13 JJ Engelbrecht, 12 Wynand Olivier, 11 Bjorn Basson, 10 Morne Steyn, 9 Francois Hougaard, 8 Pierre Spies (captain), 7 Jacques Potgieter, 6 CJ Stander, 5 Wilhelm Steenkamp, 4 Juandre Kruger, 3 Werner Kruger, 2 Chiliboy Ralepelle, 1 Dean Greyling/Dawie Steyn.

Substitutes: 16 Bongi Mbonambi, 17 Frik Kirsten, 18 Gerrit-Jan van Velze, 19 Arno Botha, 20 Jano Vermaak, 21 Louis Fouche, 22 Johann Sadie.



5 Comments

  • Thats a good solid side. However if things go horribly wrong for the starting 15 I cant see the bench being able to change it around. Louis Fouche is catching some serious splinters!

  • Comment 1, posted at 18.04.12 13:24:50 by SheldonK Reply
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  • Go The Wild Horses!! :twisted:

    I hope Jake White has a plan for the bulls.

    Maybe hassle their forwards till they lose their cool and concede yellow cards?

  • Comment 2, posted at 18.04.12 13:29:12 by Original Pierre Reply
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  • JJ Engelbrecht looked great at 13 last week.

  • Comment 3, posted at 18.04.12 13:33:42 by Pokkel Reply
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  • I see the Springboks today welcomed Klipdrift as a sponsor.

    NOW I am 100% convinced they are trying to get as many Bulls as possible into the side.

  • Comment 4, posted at 18.04.12 19:06:57 by KSA Shark © Reply

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  • @KSA Shark © (Comment 4) : Shouldn’t it be Archers Strawberry sponsoring then? :)

  • Comment 5, posted at 19.04.12 08:03:49 by Ben Reply
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