Stegmann one of four returning Bulls for Hurricanes

The Bulls have been given a boost ahead of their Super Rugby match against the Hurricanes at at Loftus Versfeld on Saturday as four players have come off the injury list.

Deon Stegmann, Frik Kirsten, Morne Mellett and Grant Hattingh have all recovered from their injuries and should be available for selection this weekend.

Stegmann (ribs), Frik Kirsten (elbow), Grant Hattingh (thumb) and Mellett (knee cap) are all available for selection, while Jurgen Visser will have a fitness test on Wednesday to test progress on the dead leg that forced him out the Waratahs match.

Jan Serfontein, Dewald Potgieter, Ulrich Beyers, Rudy Paige, Pierre Spies, Chiliboy Ralepelle and Ruan Snyman did not train on Monday, but according to team doctor Org Strauss, all will be back on Tuesday.

Marcel van der Merwe is also training with the squad after recovering from a knee-operation.

Paul Willemse (knee, 12 weeks), Cornell Hess (knee, 6 months), Zane Kirchner (finger, 2 weeks), Frans Venter (groin, 6 weeks) and Callie Visagie (ankle, 1 week) are still out of action.

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