Jesse Kriel returns to boost Bulls ahead of Hurricanes quarterfinal battle
WELLINGTON – The Bulls have included Jesse Kriel at outside centre for their Super Rugby quarterfinal against the Hurricanes in Wellington on Saturday.
Kriel makes a return from an ankle injury he sustained in April, and is one of two changes the Bulls have made to their team. As Kriel replaces the injured Burger Odendaal, Johnny Kotze moves to inside centre.
Up front, also makes a return from injury Jason Jenkins to take his place at lock.
The Bulls team is:
15 Warrick Gelant, 14 Cornal Hendricks, 13 Jesse Kriel, 12 Johnny Kotze, 11 Rosko Specman, 10 Handre Pollard (captain), 9 Andre Warner, 8 Duane Vermeulen, 7 Hanro Liebenberg, 6 Marco van Staden, 5 RG Snyman, 4 Jason Jenkins, 3 Trevor Nyakane, 2 Jaco Visagie, 1 Lizo Gqoboka.
16 Johan Grobbelaar, 17 Simphiwe Matanzima, 18 Wiehahn Herbst, 19 Jannes Kirsten, 20 Ruan Steenkamp, 21 Ivan van Zyl, 22 Manie Libbok, 23 Divan Rossouw
African News Agency (ANA)