Ludeke: Saracens will be tougher

2015-01-27 09:04

He was happy with their effort against the Cheetahs, but Bulls coach Frans Ludeke knows Saracens will be a tougher test.

No quick fixes, says Bulls coach

2014-12-08 10:25

Bulls coach Frans Ludeke is hoping for a more prosperous season for his team in 2015.

Bulls have themselves to blame

2014-10-20 17:30

As the Blue Bulls sit and contemplate their loss against WP, there are a number of uncomfortable questions that need to be answered.

WP's first half effort hailed

2014-10-19 17:04

WP's good start and half-time lead effectively put the match beyond the reach of Blue Bulls in their Currie Cup semi-final.

Ludeke's optimism growing

2014-10-12 15:00

The Blue Bulls may have made a stuttering start to their season, but they finished the Currie Cup round-robin stage with a flourish.

Bulls out to cement semi spot

2014-10-09 21:30

Frans Ludeke believes his side has reached top form and are looking to rubber stamp their Currie Cup semi-final place.

Bulls go to school on Pumas

2014-09-30 17:30

Frans Ludeke has said the Blue Bulls have done the necessary homework on the Pumas in their quest for a Currie Cup semi-final berth.

Ludeke pleased with Bulls win

2014-09-27 14:13

Blue Bulls coach Frans Ludeke has lauded his side for grinding out a Currie Cup victory over the Free State Cheetahs.

Bulls backing their processes

2014-09-22 10:16

Blue Bulls coach Frans Ludeke says they will keep backing their processes in order to get their game plan right.

Ludeke backs loosies to fire

2014-09-18 21:00

Blue Bulls coach Frans Ludeke expects his loose trio to fire against the Sharks despite having captain Deon Stegmann suspended.

'Future Bok' set to start again

2014-08-27 16:00

Blue Bulls coach Frans Ludeke looks set to give SA under-20 star utility back Jesse Kriel another start at fullback against WP.

Blue Bulls target first victory

2014-08-23 05:00

Following a dismal start with two devastating defeats the Blue Bulls will be desperate to salvage their Currie Cup campaign.

Ludeke rings the changes

2014-08-21 14:22

Blue Bulls coach Frans Ludeke made seven changes to his starting team to face the EP Kings at Loftus Versfeld.

Bulls face tough away start

2014-08-08 12:40

The Blue Bulls will have to learn how to win on the road, beginning with the Jukskei Derby against the Golden Lions at Ellis Park.

Blue Bulls pick rookie centre

2014-08-07 14:00

Blue Bulls coach Frans Ludeke has named Burger Odendaal at inside centre for their Currie Cup opener against the Lions.

Bulls to protect home record

2014-07-10 22:14

After losing out on the playoffs, the Bulls would be excused for a lack of motivation in their Super Rugby match against the Rebels.

Welcome injury news for Bulls

2014-07-07 15:30

Bulls coach Frans Ludeke should not have any new injury concerns for their final Super Rugby match against the Rebels.

Stormers hold all the aces

2014-07-04 19:08

Despite a comprehensive defeat in their first encounter against the Bulls, the Stormers hold all the aces for the return match.

Bulls, Saracens set to clash

2014-06-09 19:00

The English Premiership league champions, Saracens will play a full-strength Blue Bulls team in London next year.

Sharks, Bulls will rumble on

2014-05-29 14:13

Rob Houwing says the Sharks should simply have too much muscle for the greatly weakened Stormers at Kings Park.

Bulls give Matfield a break

2014-05-28 12:37

Bulls coach Frans Ludeke has rested lock Victor Matfield for their Super Rugby encounter with the Lions at Ellis Park.

Revenge not on Bulls minds

2014-05-21 08:02

The Bulls won't have revenge on their minds when they face the Brumbies in a Super Rugby clash at Loftus Versfeld.

Bulls still need four from four

2014-05-12 22:44

The Bulls’ next Super Rugby fixture against the Brumbies at Loftus shapes up as a “knockout” game for them, writes Rob Houwing.

Relief, not celebration at Loftus

2014-05-05 11:44

There was more a sense of relief than a sense of celebration in the air at Loftus as the Bulls stopped a four match losing streak.

Bulls still eye playoffs

2014-04-30 16:28

Bulls coach Frans Ludeke says they still have their sights set on reaching the Vodacom Super Rugby playoffs.


No more bad habits - Bulls coach

2015-01-21 12:39

Bulls coach Frans Ludeke says it's important for his team to eradicate some "bad habits" as they prepare for Super Rugby.

Settled squad pleases Ludeke

2014-11-26 17:05

A settled core of experience players should translate into improved performances in 2015, Bulls coach Frans Ludeke has said.

Ludeke highlights positives

2014-10-20 10:30

In the aftermath of their defeat to WP, Blue Bulls coach Frans Ludeke has highlighted the positives they can take from the season.

Basson the key man for Bulls

2014-10-14 22:30

The Blue Bulls know their best chance of beating WP depends on their ability to impose their own game plan on the opposition.

Bulls wary of Griquas

2014-10-10 15:07

With one foot in the Currie Cup semi-finals, the Blue Bulls will have to dispose of a Griquas side fighting for a place in the top six.

Pollard picked on Bulls bench

2014-10-09 14:28

Springbok flyhalf Handre Pollard has been picked on the Blue Bulls bench for their Currie Cup clash against Griquas.

Ludeke rotates two for Pumas

2014-09-30 12:37

Blue Bulls coach Frans Ludeke has made two rotational changes to his team for the Currie Cup clash against Pumas.

Bulls still eyeing playoffs

2014-09-23 19:13

Blue Bulls coach Frans Ludeke still backs his side's chances of reaching the Currie Cup playoffs despite their log position.

Bulls, Sharks in make or break

2014-09-19 12:50

The Bulls and the Sharks are both in a precarious position fighting to keep their dreams of reaching the Currie Cup playoffs alive.

Blue Bulls up for WP challenge

2014-08-29 05:00

Having won their first match of the season, the Blue Bulls will still have to silence their critics with a victory over WP.

Bulls relieved with first win

2014-08-24 19:07

Blue Bulls coach Frans Ludeke believes their nervous victory over the EP Kings was the perfect remedy to their woes.

Blue Bulls to turn to youth

2014-08-21 17:30

The Blue Bulls will be banking on home advantage and a brand new backline to kick into gear their Currie Cup campaign.

WP attacking with more vigour

2014-08-17 14:51

WP provided evidence they are succeeding in transforming into an attacking unit when they thumped the Bulls.

Bulls bank on experience

2014-08-07 18:00

The Bulls will start their campaign to end a Currie Cup title drought with a more settled outfit when they take on the Lions.

Ludeke happy with Bulls ending

2014-07-12 17:21

The Bulls drew the curtain on an ordinary season with a spotless home record after routing the Rebels in Pretoria.

Bulls dump conservative style

2014-07-09 08:13

With nothing to lose in this year's Super Rugby competition, Bulls coach Frans Ludeke has abandoned his conservative approach.

Bulls downfall was own doing

2014-07-07 11:24

The Bulls will face the Rebels this week with the firm knowledge that they blew their last remaining chance to make the playoffs.

Bulls pick for Newlands derby

2014-07-03 10:53

Bulls coach Frans Ludeke has named Victor Matfield to lead the team to play the Stormers at Newlands in Cape Town.

Bulls aim to add to Lions' woes

2014-05-29 22:08

The Bulls will have their 11th straight victory over the Lions in their sights when they travel to Ellis Park.

Ludeke on why Matfield rests

2014-05-29 08:26

Bulls coach Frans Ludeke has explained his decision not to pick lock Victor Matfield for their Super Rugby clash against the Lions.

Bulls out to banish Brumbies

2014-05-22 23:04

The Bulls and Brumbies take on each other in a repeat of last year’s Super Rugby semi-final when they clash at Loftus Versfeld.

Bulls want Sharks to win

2014-05-13 11:07

The Bulls will be wishing the Sharks well as they continue their tour of Australasia this weekend against the Crusaders.

Frans Ludeke chats to Sport24

2014-05-08 12:03

Bulls coach FRANS LUDEKE talks blooding young talent, embracing attack and hosting the Stormers at Loftus Versfeld...

Bulls desperate to turn tables

2014-05-02 22:00

The Bulls will be looking to get their Super Rugby campaign back on track against a Cheetahs side that seem to have found their groove.

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.

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