first_imgBulls prop out for nine months  274  68 ‘ Posted in Bulls, Super Rugby, Top headlines ‘ Shop Bras Online | Search AdsBrilliant Bra and Panty Sets (take a look)Shop Bras Online | Search Ads|SponsoredSponsoredUndo Promising Vodacom Bulls prop Simphiwe Matanzima has been ruled out for the rest of the year after suffering a complete tear of his achilles tendon during a conditioning session.The Bulls announced on Friday that the 23-year-old Matanzima will be on the sidelines for at least nine months after his injury.Matanzima successfully underwent surgery on Friday after suffering the injury during a conditioning session earlier this week.‘It’s a long road, but we have no doubt that [Simphiwe] will tackle it head on with a positive energy, and come out smiling as he always does,’ the Bulls said in a statement.It will be a massive setback for the young loosehead prop, widely regarded as one of the Bulls’ most promising players, as he was also kept out of Vodacom Super Rugby action earlier this year after suffering a shoulder injury.The Bulls still have Springbok Lizo Gqoboka and another youngster in Gerhard Steenekamp as their looseheads, while the franchise was able to complete the signing of Jacques van Rooyen this week.However, should Gqoboka be called up to the Springbok squad for the Rugby Championship later this year, this could put their resources in this department under strain.The news of Matanzima’s injury will also come as a concern for the other South African franchises, who are all busy with getting players reconditioned after spending the last four months in lockdown.Photo: Gallo Images ‘ BuzzAura16 Cancer Causing Foods You Probably Eat Every DayBuzzAura|SponsoredSponsoredUndo Five one-cap Boks that could still represent South AfricaSA Rugby MagUndocenter_img Published on August 1, 2020 The Family Breeze餐桌上嘅敵人: 十五種最致命嘅食物The Family Breeze|SponsoredSponsoredUndo ‘ Post by SA Rugby magazine Bulls prop Simphiwe Matanzima From the magazine: Jano Vermaak names his Perfect XVFormer Springbok, Bulls, Lions and Stormers scrumhalf Jano Vermaak names a team of the best he played alongside and against.SA Rugby MagUndoLife Exact BrazilGrace Jones Is Now 72 Years Old, This Is Her NowLife Exact Brazil|SponsoredSponsoredUndoCNAHow is life for Cambodian boy linguist after viral fame?CNA|SponsoredSponsoredUndoGoGoPeak10 Most Beautiful Cities You Should Visit Once In Your LifetimeGoGoPeak|SponsoredSponsoredUndo熱門話題對肚腩脂肪感到後悔!試了在萬寧賣的這個後…熱門話題|SponsoredSponsoredUndoLoans | Search AdsLooking for loan in Hong Kong? Find options hereLoans | Search Ads|SponsoredSponsoredUndo ‘ AlphaCuteOprah’s New House Cost $90 Million, And This Is What It Looks LikeAlphaCute|SponsoredSponsoredUndoWorld Cup-winning Bok quartet in Eddie Jones’ all-time XVSA Rugby MagUndoWatch: Kolbe makes Test players look amateur – Ugo MonyeSA Rugby MagUndo熱門話題不要被酵素騙了!在萬寧賣的「這個」直接針對脂肪…熱門話題|SponsoredSponsoredUndo ‘last_img read more