Kriel has become an integral part of the Blue Bulls setup, and has displayed his versatility for the Blue Bulls and the Springboks. The explosive utility back played during the 2013 Varsity Cup campaign for UP, which was ultimately won by the team from Pretroria. Kriel also played for the Junior Boks in the IRB Junior World Championship in 2013 and 2014. He continued with his impressive form in the 2015 Super Rugby season and earned himself a spot in the Springbok squad for the 2015 Rugby Championships and the 2015 Rugby World Cup.
Pollard is fulfilling the potential that he has shown coming up the ranks as a junior with his great vision and accurate kicking. The talented flyhalf played for UP during the 2013 Varsity Cup season. On three consecutive occasions he was included in the Junior Springbok squad that competed in IRB Junior World Championships. Following his performances in the 2014 edition of the tournament, Pollard was named as the IRB Junior Player of the year. After a lengthy time out of the game due to struggles with injury, Pollard made his return to Super Rugby. Unfortunately he has suffered another setback, injuring his ankle during a training session
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