The Bulls will be desperate to build some momentum when they host a determined Blues side at Loftus Versfeld on Saturday.
The Blues and Crusaders go toe-to-toe on Friday following respective opening round defeats which has led to a few heads rolling.
Promising young Blues fly-half Simon Hickey will make his Super Rugby debut against the Crusaders in Auckland on Friday.
Wing Patrick Osborne wrapped up the try bonus point just after half-time as the Highlanders stunned the Blues 29-21.
Blues boss John Kirwan was disappointed by his side's errors in their 43-19 pre-season trial defeat to the Chiefs in Rotorua.
With the new Super Rugby season looming large on the horizon, we take a look at each of the 15 competitors. Next up, the Blues!
Benji Marshall made a solid debut for the Blues in their 38-35 loss to the Hurricanes in a warm-up match in Masterton on Saturday.
Former All Blacks flanker Jerome Kaino said wearing the black jersey again was the main reason for his upcoming return to the Blues.
Grenoble have announced the signing of Blues and Maori All Blacks centre Jackson Willison, who will join them after Super Rugby 2014....
Newcastle Falcons have completed the signing of Samoan international winger Sinoti Sinoti, it was announced on Tuesday.
Waratahs assistant coach Daryl Gibson believes the Blues' Benji Marshall could make an Israel Folau-like impact on Super Rugby.
Blues recruit Benji Marshall is seeking advice from former All Blacks coach Sir Graham Henry ahead of his maiden Super Rugby season.
New Blues recruit Benji Marshall has given his biggest hint yet about which position he wants to play in the 15-man code.
Blues flanker Luke Braid has been named captain of the Auckland-based franchise for the 2014 Super Rugby season.
All Black centre Ma'a Nonu has spoken out this week on his decision to sign up with former Super Rugby franchise the Blues.
New Zealand Rugby and the Blues have confirmed that All Blacks centre Ma'a Nonu has rejoined the Auckland-based franchise.
The Super Rugby season will start in South Africa with the Cheetahs hosting the Lions in Bloemfontein on Saturday, February 15.