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Sport Staff
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22 Mar 2017
2:45 pm

WATCH: The Bulls’ dubious Super Rugby honour

Sport Staff

They're the first local team in Super Rugby this year that have to face New Zealand opposition. But Adriaan Strauss insists they're ready.

Bulls skipper Adriaan Strauss believes his inconsistent side can take on the might of New Zealand. Photo: Lee Warren/Gallo Images.

Everybody’s rather excited by South African Super Rugby teams’ willingness to play running rugby in this year’s tournament.

Yet, that apparent revolution will only be truly put to the test this weekend.

Believe it or not, the Bulls’ meeting with the Blues on Saturday is the first time a local side will face New Zealand opposition in 2017’s edition.

And Bulls captain Adriaan Strauss – who retired from international rugby last year – is under now illusions how difficult this challenge could be.

Here’s what he has to say:

(Videos: Brenden Nel)

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