‘Plan B’ for British & Irish Lions’ Saturday fixture | Vodacom Bulls replaced by the Cell C Sharks

The British & Irish Lions will play back-to-back matches against the Cell C Sharks, it was announced on Thursday. SA Rugby and the Lions have agreed to replace the Vodacom Bulls with the Cell C Sharks at Loftus Versfeld on Saturday (kick-off 18h00 SAT, 17h00 BST) after the former was ruled out because of COVID-19 […]

Lions match versus Vodacom Bulls on hold due to COVID-19

The British & Irish Lions’ Castle Lager Lions Series match against the Vodacom Bulls on Saturday has been postponed with a view to rescheduling or to accommodate an alternative opponent, while the Springboks’ second Test against Georgia on Friday is also being reviewed. Four Bulls players and one member of management returned positive tests which, […]

Die week op Landbouweekliks | Geloof dra dié boere elke dag

Ras van Pletzen boer op die plaas Modderpoort in die omgewing van Jamestown in die Oos-Kaap met Beefmaster- en Merino-stoetvee. Hy boer al byna 30 jaar lank. Hoewel hul boerderye afsonderlik funksioneer, deel Ras, sy broer, Niel, en hul neef Diederik hulpbronne tot voordeel van al die boerderye. Die Van Pletzen-stoetery is ’n gerespekteerde naam […]

Mapoe returns to Vodacom Bulls

Springbok centre, Lionel Mapoe, will make a return to Loftus Versfeld in an exciting signing by the Vodacom Bulls, effective from July 1. The 32-year-old will add a wealth of experience to the side he turned out for in 2013. He has represented the Springboks in 14 Tests, while also having previously featured for the […]

Combrinck becomes #TrueToTheBlue

In an exciting acquisition, the Vodacom Bulls have landed the services of Springbok winger, Ruan Combrinck, who will arrive at Loftus Versfeld on July 1. The 31-year-old speedster comes with a reputation of having a nous for scoring tries for the Springboks in the 7 Test matches he featured in, the Xerox Golden Lions and […]

Die week op Landbouweekliks | Goeie verhoudinge is noodsaaklik

Die W. van R. Schmidt-boerdery is ’n familie-onderneming naby Hazyview in Mpumalanga waarin Ernst Schmidt en sy suster, Marietha Muller, vennote is. Die boerdery het ook belange in Mosambiek. Hulle boer al 30 jaar lank met gemmer en deesdae ook met makadamianeute. Ernst het self ’n drogings- en ontdoppingsaanleg vir die boerdery ontwerp. Hy sê […]