Bulls v Stormers Super Rugby Preview
The Bulls have played the Stormers 30 times in Super rugby since 1998 and the Bulls have won 11 and lost 18.
There was one draw between the sides in 2000.
The Bulls will have home advantage this weekend as they have done in 15 of the 30 matches. In those 30 matches the Bulls have won 8 and lost 7.
Those results give the Bulls a record of winning 53% of their home matches. The average score when the Bulls host the Stormers in Cape Town is Bulls 27 Stormers 22.
In the last five matches between these sides in Pretoria the teams have alternated wins. The Bulls have won three but if this trend continues it is the Stormers turn to win on Saturday.
Average score: Bulls 23 Stormers 23
Last five results
Sat, 05 May 2018 Bulls v Stormers 17-29 Cape Town
Sat, 31 Mar 2018 Bulls v Stormers 33-23 Pretoria
Sat, 15 Jul 2017 Bulls v Stormers 33-41 Pretoria
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 Bulls v Stormers 24-37 Cape Town
Sat, 21 May 2016 Bulls v Stormers 17-13 Pretoria
Bulls overall record against the Stormers
Played 30 , Wins 11, Losses 18, Draws 1
Match Officials and details
Date : Saturday 16 February
Venue : Loftus Versfeld, Pretoria
Kick Off local: 17:15 local
Referee: Jaco Peyper
Assistant Ref 1:Paul Williams
Assistant Ref 2:Egon Seconds
TMO :Marius Jonker
Warrick Gelant , Johnny Kotze , Jessie Kriel, Burger Odendaal, Rosko Specman , Handré Pollard, Embrose Papier, Duane Vermeulen, Hanro Liebenberg, Ruan Steenkamp, Lood de Jager (c), Jason Jenkins , Trevor Nyakane, Schalk Brits, Lizo Gqoboka
Replacements: Corniel Els, Simphiwe Matanzima, Dayan van der Westhuizen, Eli Snyman, Thembelani Bholi, Ivan van Zyl, Manie Libbok, Dylan Sage.
15 Dillyn Leyds, 14 JJ Engelbrecht, 13 Ruhan Nel, 12 Damian de Allende, 11 SP Marais, 10 Damian Willemse, 9 Jano Vermaak, 8 Sikhumbuzo Notshe, 7 Pieter-Steph du Toit, 6 Siya Kolisi (captain), 5 JD Schickerling, 4 Salmaan Moerat, 3 Wilco Louw, 2 Bongi Mbonambi, 1 Ali Vermaak
Replacements: 16 Scarra Ntubeni, 17 Corné Fourie, 18 Neethling Fouche, 19 Chris van Zyl, 20 Kobus van Dyk, 21 Herschel Jantjies, 22 Jean-Luc du Plessis, 23 Dan du Plessis