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William Small-Smith will not train on Monday due to a stomach ailment, but both Piet van Zyl and Flip van der Merwe reported for training duty and will be considered for the Vodacom Bulls match against the Brumbies on Friday.
According to the Vodacom Bulls team doctor, Org Strauss, all of the squad are in good health and ready to take on the Australian conference leaders.
Players on the long term injury list are also recovering well.
They are Pierre Spies (bicep, minimum of 6 months), Arno Botha (knee, 5-6 months), Frik Kirsten (neck, 5 months), Dewald Potgieter (bicep, 5 months), Deon Stegmann (groin, 6 weeks).
Three players from the Vodacom Cup group also picked up injuries in their campaign.
Hencus van Wyk (shoulder, 5 weeks),Tian Schoeman (ankle, four months) and Jaco Visagie (knee, 4 months) are all busy with recovering programmes.