Select Edition

Northern Northern
Southern Southern
Global Global
NZ NZ
Bulls
Bulls
46 - 40
Full Time
Bordeaux
Bordeaux
Events
Commentary

Live Updates

It's all over! The referee has blown their whistle to end the game.

80'

Carlu Sadie comes on.

77'

Ben Tameifuna comes off.

77'
Penalty Goal

Jaco van der Walt has kicked a penalty goal.

74'

A gap opened in the defence and Devon Williams took full advantage.

72'

Mateo Garcia curls the ball too far, missing the posts to the right.

67'
Try

The Union Bordeaux-Begles pack has powered over for Tevita Tatafu to score the try.

66'

Bulls make a substitution with Cornal Hendricks coming on.

65'

Bulls make a substitution with Willie Le Roux coming off.

65'

Union Bordeaux-Begles make a substitution with Theo Nanette coming on.

65'

Union Bordeaux-Begles make a substitution with Madosh Tambwe coming off.

65'
Penalty Goal

The touch judges raise their flags as Jaco van der Walt kicks the penalty goal.

64'

Bulls sub Jacob Frederick Nel Van Heerden comes onto the field.

62'

Celimpilo Gumede departs for Bulls.

62'

Bulls sub Jaco van der Walt comes onto the field.

61'

Johan Goosen departs for Bulls.

61'

Bulls sub Keagan Johannes comes onto the field.

61'

Embrose Papier departs for Bulls.

61'
Conversion

The Union Bordeaux-Begles supporters go wild as Mateo Garcia successfully kicks the conversion.

60'
Try

Great hands by Union Bordeaux-Begles leads to a try for Paul Abadie

59'

Mateo Garcia played a key part in that try.

59'

The defensive line has been broken as Mateo Garcia goes through the gap.

59'

The defensive line has been broken as Louis Bielle-Biarrey goes through the gap.

59'

Mateo Garcia comes on for Union Bordeaux-Begles.

58'

Zack Holmes leaves the field.

58'

Antoine Miquel comes on for Union Bordeaux-Begles.

56'

Adam Coleman leaves the field.

56'
Conversion

The touch judges raise their flags as Zack Holmes kicks the conversion.

55'
Try

Tevita Tatafu scores! That alone was worth the admission price!!!

54'

What a run here by Tevita Tatafu as they get over the gainline!

54'

Marcell Coetzee comes on.

53'

Cameron Hanekom comes off.

53'
Conversion

The touch judges raise their flags as Johan Goosen kicks the conversion.

53'
Try

Embrose Papier scores! That alone was worth the admission price!!!

52'

What a run here by Embrose Papier as they get over the gainline!

52'

That's a great try assist by David Kriel.

52'

Ugo Boniface comes on.

51'

Jefferson Poirot comes off.

51'

Khutha Mchunu comes on.

51'

Mornay Smith comes off.

51'

Akker van der Merwe comes on.

51'

Jan-Hendrik Wessels comes off.

51'

Simphiwe Matanzima comes on.

51'

Gerhard Steenekamp comes off.

51'
Conversion

The touch judges raise their flags as Zack Holmes kicks the conversion.

50'
Try

Slick passing by Union Bordeaux-Begles leads to a try for Madosh Tambwe.

49'

Romain Buros sets up the try.

49'

Romain Buros makes the break as the defence re-enacts the parting of the red sea.

49'
Conversion

Johan Goosen adds the two points for Bulls.

43'
Try

Slick passing by Bulls leads to a try for Willie Le Roux.

42'

Elrigh Louw played a key part in that try.

42'

Elrigh Louw makes the break as the defence re-enacts the parting of the red sea.

42'

Sebastian de Klerk makes the break as the defence re-enacts the parting of the red sea.

42'

Union Bordeaux-Begles make a substitution with Maxime Lamothe coming on.

41'

Union Bordeaux-Begles make a substitution with Clement Maynadier coming off.

41'

Bulls make a substitution with Elrigh Louw coming on.

41'

Bulls make a substitution with Marcell Coetzee coming off.

41'

Bulls make a substitution with Celimpilo Gumede coming on.

41'

Bulls make a substitution with Simphiwe Matanzima coming off.

41'

Union Bordeaux-Begles make a substitution with Tevita Tatafu coming on.

40'

Union Bordeaux-Begles make a substitution with Marko Gazzotti coming off.

40'

Union Bordeaux-Begles make a substitution with Ben Tameifuna coming on.

40'

Union Bordeaux-Begles make a substitution with Carlu Sadie coming off.

40'

The second half kicks off.

40'

The half-time whistle blows and both teams head for the dressing rooms.

40'

Bulls go for goal with Johan Goosen taking the conversion but their aim is not up to scratch as the ball slides to the left of the post.

40'
Try

Incisive passing by Bulls is finished off by David Kriel, as they goes over for the try.

39'

That's a great try assist by Willie Le Roux.

39'

Fabulous play by Bulls has led to Willie Le Roux being able to wriggle through a gap.

39'

Simphiwe Matanzima comes on for Bulls.

34'

Celimpilo Gumede leaves the field.

34'
Conversion

Zack Holmes does the business as their conversion attempt goes over.

34'
Try

The pick and go results in a try for Union Bordeaux-Begles as Adam Coleman goes over.

33'
Yellow Card

Gerhard Steenekamp (Bulls) is shown a yellow card

31'

Alexandre Ricard comes on for Union Bordeaux-Begles.

30'

Kane Douglas leaves the field.

30'
Conversion

Johan Goosen makes no mistake with that conversion attempt.

26'
Try

The pressure has finally told as Marcell Coetzee scores from close range.

26'

Embrose Papier played a key part in that try.

26'

This is dangerous for the defence as Cameron Hanekom bursts through to advance the Bulls attack.

24'

Union Bordeaux-Begles make a substitution with Pete Samu coming on.

17'

Union Bordeaux-Begles make a substitution with Ben Tameifuna coming off.

17'
Conversion

Johan Goosen converts the try.

17'
Try

A series of passes by Bulls results in a try for Devon Williams

16'

A gap opened in the defence and Devon Williams took full advantage.

16'

Johan Goosen sets up the try.

16'
Conversion

Zack Holmes converts the try.

14'
Try

Romain Buros scores the try from close range.

13'

A gap opened in the defence and Romain Buros took full advantage.

13'

Spellbinding play by Paul Abadie is finished off with a try.

13'

Ben Tameifuna comes on for Union Bordeaux-Begles.

8'

Pete Samu leaves the field.

8'
Conversion

Johan Goosen has kicked a conversion.

7'
Try

Bulls are only a few metres out, surely they must score! And they do with Marcell Coetzee touching down.

6'

That's a great try assist by Cameron Hanekom.

6'
Yellow Card

Carlu Sadie (Union Bordeaux-Begles) is shown a yellow card

5'

Embrose Papier sets up the try.

1'

The defensive line has been broken as Jan-Hendrik Wessels goes through the gap.

0'

We are underway as the referee blows their whistle.

0'
Load More

Match Details

Bordeaux v Bulls

Investec Champions Cup - Round 4
Sat 20th January 2024, 08:00am
Loftus Versfeld

Points Flow Chart

Bulls win +6
Bulls
Bordeaux
Bulls
Time in lead
Bordeaux
73
Mins in lead
0
91%
% Of Game In Lead
0%
96%
Possession Last 10 min
4%
3
Points Last 10 min
0

Key Events

Full Time
van der Walt
46 - 40
74'
Tatafu
66'
43 - 40
van der Walt
43 - 35
64'
Garcia
60'
40 - 35
Abadie
59'
40 - 33
Holmes
55'
40 - 28
Tatafu
54'
40 - 26
Goosen
40 - 21
53'
Papier
38 - 21
52'
Holmes
50'
33 - 21
Tambwe
49'
33 - 19
Goosen
33 - 14
43'
Le Roux
31 - 14
42'
Half Time
Kriel
26 - 14
39'
Holmes
34'
21 - 14
Coleman
33'
21 - 12
Steenekamp
21 - 7
31'
Goosen
21 - 7
26'
Coetzee
19 - 7
26'
Goosen
14 - 7
17'
Williams
12 - 7
16'
Holmes
14'
7 - 7
Buros
13'
7 - 5
Goosen
7 - 0
7'
Coetzee
5 - 0
6'
Sadie
5'
0 - 0
Start

22m Entries

Avg. Points Scored
2.7
17
Entries
Avg. Points Scored
5.7
7
Entries

Attack Profile

Bulls
Bordeaux
More Less More

Defence Profile

Bulls
Bordeaux
More Less More

Ruck Speed

0-3 secs
49%
75%
3-6 secs
28%
18%
6+ secs
12%
3%
107
Rucks Won
61

Other Fixtures

Comments

Join free and tell us what you really think!

Sign up for free

Trending News

World Rugby Player of the Year Ardie Savea has missed out on the chance of finishing his one-year sabbatical with an experience of…

Matt McILraith
Matt McILraith
21 Apr, 7:00
Exclusive

Then came that weekend, the sealing of promotion with the Shimizu Koto Blue Sharks, the Division Three Tokyo club he signed for on…

Liam Heagney
21 Apr, 2:43
Exclusive

It was at the Hong Kong 10s the other week when RugbyPass caught up with the 36-year-old who had pitched up in the Far East to rol…

Liam Heagney
21 Apr, 3:02

There's a significant opportunity at halfback in 2024 for All Blacks hopefuls and no shortage of budding talent fighting for the h…

Ned Lester
Ned Lester
19 Apr, 20:09
Search