Bulls top Currie Cup standings to secure home semifinal
Pretoria side ensured prime place despite second-stringers losing to Pumas on Sunday
A second-string Bulls side lost 44-14 to the Pumas on Sunday in the last of the regular season matches but still finished top of the Currie Cup standings to secure a home semifinal against the Lions.
The Bulls had made sure of top place when they beat the Lions 22-15 in Pretoria last week and played a reserve side to finish off their campaign on Sunday.
They will host the Lions again in Pretoria in the semifinal on January 23. Western Province, who had their last round-robin fixture on Saturday cancelled because of Covid-19 cases, finished second and will entertain the Sharks in the other semi in Cape Town, also on January 23.
Both semifinals were pushed back a week due to concern over Covid-19 infections.
The final is scheduled for January 30.
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