Pollard out for minimum of eight weeks

Date published: April 20 2017

The Bulls and Springboks have suffered a blow as fly-half Handré Pollard has been ruled out for at least eight weeks with an ankle injury.

Pollard sustained the injury to his right ankle (Syndesmosis) in training on Thursday and is to see a specialist regarding surgical procedure.

“More information will be released as soon as it is available,” read a brief statement from the Bulls, who take on the Cheetahs on Saturday.