14 Apr 2009

Botha gets three week ban for striking

3:47 pm on 14 April 2009

The Bulls and Springbok lock Bakkies Botha has received a three match ban for striking New South Wales skipper Phil Waugh in the Bulls 20-6 Super 14 rugby win in Sydney at the weekend.

Botha will miss the Bulls matches against the ACT Brumbies in Canberra, the Chiefs in Pretoria and the Western Force in another home fixture in South Africa.