Bulls centre suffers fractured ankle
INJURY UPDATE: Two players have joined the Bulls’ injury list ahead of their clash against the Stormers at Newlands on Saturday.
Prop Simphiwe Matanzima sustained an AC injury to his shoulder in the 15-23 loss to the Sharks. He will be sidelined for four to six weeks.
Meanwhile, the Bulls’ midfield stocks took a blow with the news that centre Dylan Sage fractured his ankle in a SuperSport Challenge warm-up match and was set to undergo scans on Monday.
Sage, who did not feature in the match against the Sharks, is expected to be out for three months.
In other injury news, Tim Agaba withdrew from training last week with a neck niggle. He is making good progress but will only take part in selected training sessions and will be unavailable for selection for this week.
Marco van Staden is making good progress with his concussion and started selected training sessions on Monday.
Muller Uys returned to full training on Monday.