Bulls like Flip in the script

2014-04-16 23:03

The Bulls have breathed a sigh of relief after Frans Ludeke included Flip van der Merwe in their team to face the Waratahs.

Kruger set for 100 milestone

2014-04-08 13:00

Werner Kruger will play in his 100th Super Rugby match for the Bulls when they take on the Highlanders in Dunedin.

Bulls up for 'Canes onslaught

2014-04-03 19:44

The Bulls will be wary of one the most dangerous attacking sides in the Super Rugby competition when they face the Hurricane.

Chiefs set standard for Bulls

2014-04-01 11:27

Vodacom Bulls coach Frans Ludeke says his side’s draw with the Chiefs, will set the standard for their four week away leg.

Bulls have their tails up

2014-03-09 17:25

The Bulls will go into their first Super Rugby bye on the up after back-to-back victories against the Lions and Blues respectively.

Bulls coach Pienaar demoted

2014-03-07 09:07

Pine Pienaar has been given the boot as Currie Cup coach of the Blue Bulls, with Frans Ludeke to take over.

Bulls aim to keep up momentum

2014-03-05 22:00

After a stuttering start to their 2014 Super Rugby campaign, the Bulls will be looking for consistency when they face the Blues.

Ludeke still backing Fouché

2014-02-27 13:02

Bulls coach Frans Ludeke has defended the dropping of flyhalf Louis Fouche from the squad to face the Lions at Loftus Versfeld.

Keep the faith, begs Ludeke

2014-02-25 13:26

Bulls coach Frans Ludeke has called on fans to “keep the faith” after the team’s disappointing start to the Super Rugby season.

Ludeke: We lost to ourselves

2014-02-17 07:46

Bulls coach Frans Ludeke has rued the amount of errors his side made in their loss to the Sharks in Durban over the weekend.

Coetzee tops SA coach stats

2014-02-07 11:59

He may not have won the competition, but Stormers coach Allister Coetzee is statistically the best of the SA coaches in Super Rugby.

Big Vic back for good!

2014-01-31 16:10

The Bulls have confirmed that Victor Matfield will make his return to the playing field during the Super Rugby tournament.

All eyes on Bulls pivots

2014-01-22 13:14

A big question on the lips of Bulls fans is who will be their first-choice halfback pairing in this year's Super Rugby competition.

Bulls look for positives

2013-07-28 14:15

Frans Ludeke has tried to find positives following his team's last-minute defeat to the Brumbies in their Super Rugby semi-final.

Bulls to rework blueprint

2013-07-22 17:00

Frans Ludeke says that the Bulls need to learn from their last Super Rugby outing in order to effectively prepare for their semi-final.

Bulls in positive mindset

2013-07-18 20:01

Bulls coach Frans Ludeke is taking the loss against the Stormers last weekend as a positive sign to wake his players up.

Bulls relishing Newlands visit

2013-07-11 12:46

Bulls coach Frans Ludeke says his side always relishes playing at Newlands, as they prepare to face the Stormers.

Bulls buoyed by Sharks test

2013-07-07 17:30

The Bulls' nervous victory over a determined Sharks side was a repetition of what they could expect in the Super Rugby playoffs.

Ludeke delighted with depth

2013-06-30 14:06

Bulls' coach Frans Ludeke said he was delighted with the depth of the Bulls squad after his injury-ravaged team defeated the Kings.

Ludeke: Potgieter the right man

2013-06-27 14:00

Bulls coach Frans Ludeke says loose forward Dewald Potgieter is the perfect replacement as both captain and No 8 for Pierre Spies.

Bulls not influenced by hype

2013-05-29 16:05

The Bulls will not by swayed by the hype ahead of this weekend's game against the Cheetahs in Bloemfontein.

Ludeke heaps praise on Steyn

2013-05-26 14:00

Bulls coach Frans Ludeke hailed the influence of Morne Steyn following their narrow Super Rugby victory over the Sharks.

Bulls’ home semi hopes soar

2013-05-20 07:21

A five-game winning streak by the Bulls has stiffened their claims to a Loftus semi and perhaps even final in Super Rugby, writes Rob Houwing.

Stats no issue for Ludeke

2013-05-17 10:03

Bulls head coach Frans Ludeke is not worried about their dismal Super Rugby record against the Highlanders.

Bulls need to improve: Ludeke

2013-05-15 16:00

Bulls coach Frans Ludeke believes his team is still not firing on all cylinders despite a recent good run of form.


Bulls must hit back in Oz

2014-04-11 14:11

Finding a specialist fetcher has to be a goal of the Bulls if they are to arrest their Super Rugby wobble, writes Rob Houwing.

Bulls need to regroup

2014-04-07 10:15

The Bulls will limp into Queenstown to get themselves up and ready for the second tour challenge against the Highlanders.

'Canes attack v Bulls tactics

2014-04-03 17:06

The Hurricanes and Bulls games this weekend looks way more like the Super 15 version of all-out attack against tactical planning.

Bulls change one for Chiefs

2014-03-26 12:12

Bulls coach Frans Ludeke has made one change to his team to face the Chiefs in a Super Rugby match at Loftus Versfeld.

Bulls look for win ahead of bye

2014-03-07 15:50

The Bulls will be hoping for a positive result against the Blues at Loftus in Pretoria before their first bye of the season.

Bulls ready for Blues bash

2014-03-06 21:41

The dangerous Blues arrive at Loftus Versfeld looking for their second successive Super Rugby victory in Pretoria.

Bulls look to tame Lions

2014-02-28 17:00

The Bulls are under severe pressure of not falling victim to the Lions' good run of form when the two side's face each at Loftus.

Matfield handed Bulls start

2014-02-26 13:11

Victor Matfield will start at lock for the Bulls against the Lions after coach Frans Ludeke rung the changes to his team.

Bulls coach scoffs at critics

2014-02-18 15:01

The Bulls will not deviate from their tried and tested style of play despite criticism about their kicking game, coach Frans Ludeke has said.

Bulls strike important balance

2014-02-12 20:01

The Bulls have struck a balance between youth and experience for their Super Rugby opener against the Sharks.

3 areas of concern for Bulls

2014-02-06 09:16

Bulls coach Frans Ludeke has identified three areas of concern as they prepare for their Super Rugby opener against the Sharks.

Bulls keep Matfield on ice

2014-01-29 12:11

Victor Matfield's name was a notable absentee in the Bulls' team named to tackle the Stormers in a pre-season friendly in Polokwane.

Ludeke happy with Bulls fitness

2014-01-10 09:06

The Bulls have completed their first week of training in 2014 with a virtually injury-free squad to pick from.

Brumbies and Bulls alike?

2013-07-25 18:30

The Brumbies suggest they play a total game, but the statistics point to a style similar to their Super Rugby semi-final opponents.

Bulls get route they sought

2013-07-21 22:20

As long as they ‘pitch up’ properly against the Brumbies, the Bulls could have an all-Loftus Super Rugby run-in now, says Rob Houwing.

Bulls wary of possible upset

2013-07-11 23:10

The Bulls, currently top of the standings, can still drop to third in the Super Rugby standings if they lose to the Stormers.

Ludeke: Bulls are blessed

2013-07-08 10:25

Bulls coach Frans Ludeke has admitted that luck played its part in their 20-19 victory over the Sharks in Pretoria over the weekend.

Bulls to fast track Pollard?

2013-07-02 12:21

Will Bulls coach Frans Ludeke elevate young Handre Pollard to his match squad for the Super Rugby showdown with the Sharks?

Ludeke: Massive game for Bulls

2013-06-29 08:19

Bulls coach Frans Ludeke says their clash against the Kings will be "massive" as they try to win an eighth Super Rugby game on the trot.

Spies lauds Matfield's impact

2013-06-03 09:13

Bulls captain Pierre Spies says Victor Matfield's presence as lineout coach plays a big part in their success in that department.

Bulls change four for Cheetahs

2013-05-29 12:06

Bulls coach Frans Ludeke has made four changes to his side to play the Cheetahs in their Super Rugby clash in Bloemfontein.

Bulls extend Ludeke's stay

2013-05-22 10:05

The Blue Bulls Company has confirmed the extension of Bulls head coach Frans Ludeke’s tenure at Loftus Versfeld.

Bulls look to retain momentum

2013-05-17 12:25

With only six matches left for the Bulls in the round-robin phase, the team can ill-afford any slip-ups ahead of the playoffs.

Ludeke happy with depth

2013-05-16 10:04

Bulls coach Frans Ludeke is happy with the depth at his disposal as the Super Ruby season enters a critical phase.

Beware bye complacency, Bulls

2013-05-13 13:09

Over-confidence after their bye seems the only notable obstacle to another Bulls win against the Highlanders at Loftus.

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