Ruan Nortje rugby player
Ruan Nortje rugby player

Ruan Nortje

25th Jul 1998 2.00m/113kg No 5 Lock

Stormers winger continues to be likened to Cheslin Kolbe after a 2 try man of the match performance

5 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Stormers fell to a narrow 31-27 loss against the Bulls on Friday in the Rainbow Cup despite the efforts of winger Edwill van der Merwe.   Ruan Nortje scored the match-winner for the Bulls in...

Marcell Coetzee to make Bulls debut against Stormers

6 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Springbok loose forward Marcell Coetzee will earn his first cap for the Bulls when they host the Stormers in their Pro14 Rainbow Cup SA clash at Loftus Versfeld on Friday, 4 June 2021.   Bulls Director...

Morne Steyn rested for Jukskei Derby

6 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Flyhalf Chris Smith returns to the starting line-up as the Bulls prepare for their short trip to Johannesburg, where they will face the Lions at Emirates Airline Park on Saturday, 22 May 2021.   Bulls...

PRO14 Rainbow Cup Round 3 Team Sheets - Saturday & Sunday

6 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Teams for Saturday and Sunday's PRO14 Rainbow Cup derbies have been confirmed and are listed below alongside live TV Broadcast information.     TEAM NEWS HEADLINES     #LIOvSTO Centre...

Botha and Nyakane return for Bulls

6 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Springboks Arno Botha and Trevor Nyakane have been drafted into the matchday team that will host the Sharks in their Rainbow Cup SA clash at Loftus Versfeld on Saturday, 15 May 2021.   The duo's...

Vermeulen and Bulls clean up at SA Rugby awards

9 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Duane Vermeulen and the Bulls cleaned up at the SA Rugby Awards for the 2020 season.   For the second time in his career, Vermeulen walked away with SA Rugby Player of the Year award while his team,...

Carling Currie Cup Preview – Final

10 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Every inch will count when the Bulls and Sharks cross paths in the Currie Cup final in Pretoria on Saturday in what promises to be an epic battle.     Both teams will enter the match...

Jake White Backs Experience For Currie Cup Final

10 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Bulls Director of Rugby, Jake White, has named the matchday squad ahead of their Currie Cup final clash against the Sharks at Loftus Versfeld on Saturday, 30 January 2021.   The forwards...

Everything you need to know about round three of the Currie Cup

11 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The desire to ease the pressure closer to the semi-final stages of the Currie Cup will be a big driving force for the teams taking the field in round three of the competition this weekend.     With...

Everything you need to know about round two of the Currie Cup

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

It may be early in the Currie Cup but the pressure on the teams will rise significantly this weekend as the race for favourable log positions intensifies with a little over a month left before the pool...