VIDEO: 'New-look' Bulls' 2018 kit unveiled

Wed, 29 Nov 2017 18:56

The Bulls have unveiled their home kit for 2018, which is aimed at celebrating the Blue Bulls Rugby Union's 80 year anniversary.

* Meanwhile the Blue Bulls Company held their 2017 Awards Ceremony at Loftus Versfeld Wednesday.

Burger Odendaal was voted as the senior player of the year after a standout season while Ruben van Heerden was recognized for his breakout year with his junior player of the year award.

The full list of awards:

Under-19:
Forward of the Year: Ruan Nortjie
Back of the Year: Wian van Niekerk
Player's Player of the Year: JC Pretorius
Most Promising or Improved Player: Werner Fourie
Coaches' Recognition Award: Luke Fortuin

Under-21:
Forward of the Year: Marius Verwey
Back of the Year: Stedman Gans
Player's Player of the Year: Gerhard Steenekamp
Most Promising or Improved Player: Xolisa Guma
Coaches' Recognition Award: Zama Dyidi

Challenge Cup:
Forward of the Year: Marco van Staden
Back of the Year: Andre Warner
Player's Player of the Year: Tinus de Beer
Most Promising or Improved Player: Aston Fortuin
Coaches' Recognition Award: Abongile Nonkontwana

Currie Cup:
Forward of the Year: Pierre Schoeman
Back of the Year: Warrick Gelant
Player's Player of the Year: Burger Odendaal
Most Promising or Improved Player: Johan Grobbelaar
Coaches' Recognition Award: John William Meyer

Super Rugby:
Forward of the Year: Jason Jenkins
Back of the Year: Travis Ismaiel
Player's Player of the Year: Ruan Steenkamp
Most Promising or Improved Player: Pierre Schoeman
Coaches' Recognition Award: Burger Odendaal

Other awards
Coach of the Year: Pote Human
Junior Player of the Year: Ruben van Heerden
Senior Player of the Year: Burger Odendaal

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