Labuschagne to miss Vodacom Super Rugby opening rounds

Vodacom Bulls loose forward Lappies Labuschagne has been ruled out of Vodacom Super Rugby action for eight (8) weeks due to an ankle injury, the Blue Bulls Company (Pty) Ltd confirmed on Thursday. Labuschagne and Vodacom Bulls team doctor, Dr Herman Rossouw met with specialists today where it was confirmed that the stalwart flanker has […]

Kriel and Serfontein to combine in Polokwane

Springbok midfielders Jesse Kriel and Jan Serfontein will combine for the first time as a centre pairing on Saturday when the Vodacom Bulls play the Emirates Lions in a Vodacom Super Rugby warm-up match in Polokwane. Kriel played at fullback in his 16 appearances for the Vodacom Bulls so far, but made the Springbok outside […]

Adriaan Strauss to lead Vodacom Bulls in 2016

Springbok hooker Adriaan Strauss has been named as captain of the Vodacom Bulls for the 2016 Vodacom Super Rugby season, the team annnounced on Monday. Another international star, Springbok flyhalf Handré Pollard, will be vice-captain for the season. Strauss, a Super Rugby centurion (118 appearances) is no stranger to a leadership role at this level, […]

Matfield returns at lock and captain for Vodacom Bulls

  The most capped South African Vodacom Super Rugby player ever, Victor Matfield, is back at the helm of the Vodacom Bulls when they take on the Emirates Lions at Loftus Versfeld on Saturday. Matfield, who last captained the Vodacom Bulls in the opening round of the competition, will return at lock following successful knee […]

Vodacom Bulls Fitness Report – presented by Medihelp

Springboks back for Bulls Incumbent Springboks Adriaan Strauss, Jan Serfontein and Handré Pollard is fit again and will be considered for Saturday’s Vodacom Super Rugby match against the Cell C Sharks in Durban. According to Vodacom Bulls team doctor Org Strauss, all three are ready to travel to the East Coast, along with Lappies Labuschagne, […]

New starting props for Vodacom Bulls

Marcel van der Merwe and Dean Greyling will earn first starts in the 2015 Vodacom Super Rugby competition as Vodacom Bulls coach Frans Ludeke made three changes to his pack that will face the Western Force at Loftus Versfeld on Saturday. Van der Merwe and Greyling, who both made late starts to the competition due […]