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Currie Cup | Loftus Versfeld
12:05 (GMT) | 19-08-2017
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Blommetjies takes the kick and sends it wide. FULL TIME.
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Mapimpi gets it on the edge of the line and secures his hatrick. TRY
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The Cheetahs win another penalty at the 5 and kick into touch
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The away team inside the 5 of the Bulls now
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The Cheetahs win a penalty inside the 22 and Blommetjies kicks into touch
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The Cheetahs kick into touch at the 5 and look for a maul. The Bulls holding the line
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The Cheetahs desperately moving forward. Van Zyl with a deliberate knock down and gets a yellow card for his efforts
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The Cheetahs turnover around the mid field and carry to the Bulls' 22 but lose possession
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The hosts now looking to build their way forward from their 22
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The Bulls have a scrum at the penalty spot inside their 22
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The Bulls clear and the Cheetahs rush forward again with Mapimpi. They win a penalty inside the 22 and Blommetjies kicks the ball dead throwing away the opportunity
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The Bulls have it at the Cheetahs 22 but the ball is lost and the away team break with Petersen. He loses it at the 5
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The conversion is sent wide
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The Cheetahs with a quick strike-back as Small-Smith finds a gap and slips into it then offloads to Petersen who puts it down close to the sticks for a TRY
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Stander adds the extras
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The Bulls manage to make it over the line with sheer force, applying pressure after the ball is lost. Ulengo the man taking the credit for the points
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The home team attempting to force their way into the 5 now
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The ball is kicked into touch and the Bulls have a 5 meter throw
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Mapimpi breaks along the wing and almost goes a full 50 meters but is tackled at the last. The Bulls regain themselves and go for a break of their own. They take it to the opposite 5 and Specman is on the defence for the Cheetahs
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The Bulls come again now at the 10 of the Cheetahs
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The Bulls have a line-out in a good position. They take their throw but lose the ball and it's cleared
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The Bulls holding the Cheetahs off inside their own half. They turnover and move forward
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He takes his kick and sends it wide as the time pressure gets to him; the ball slipping off the grip a few times
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Jantjies sets up for a kick at goal
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Scrum to the Cheetahs at their 22. The Bulls take the scrum with a good show of strength
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The Bulls move forward edging towards the 22 of the Cheetahs. They lose it forward
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They give away a penalty at the Bulls 22
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The Cheetahs on the attack after the yellow card
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Paul Schoeman with a dangerous tackle. He gets himself sent to the bin
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Jantjies adds the extras
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Gallant gets the ball along the wing and turns on the pace as he runs in field to put it down between the sticks. TRY
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The Bulls turn over and look to break with Ulengo running along the wing. The Bulls run it forward and make it to the 5 but the ball is cleared by Blommetjies after the turnover
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They take it around the 22 and make some ground with the maul
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The Cheetahs have a line-out after the reset
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The conversion is sent wide
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The Bulls press forward ruck after ruck showing good form to maintain possession. Ulengo gets it in the 11th ruck and almost fumbles it forward but manages the ball and scoots over the line to pull one back for his team
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They take their scrum and enter the 22
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The Bulls win a scrum after the restart and look to build from the away team 22
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Eksteen adds the extras
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The Cheetahs on the attack again as they make it inside the 22. The ball moved in field and Venter, the captain, makes a good run forward picking up the inside ball and goes the final 5 meters to put it between the sticks
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Eksteen adds the extras
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The Cheetahs striking back early in the second half as a kick forward unleashes Mapimpi who shows his pace as he picks up the loose ball scores his second of the day, to put the Cheetahs in front
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The referee sounds his whistles and the second half is underway

Half Time

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The referee blows for HALF TIME
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The hooter sounds and Adendorff with a deliberate knock down of the ball. He is also sent to the bin to join his team mate
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Scrum reset
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Scrum to the Bulls at the half way again as the players rush forward before the ball is actually booted
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Jantjies lines it up for a kick at goal and puts it between the sticks
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The Cheetahs give away another penalty inside their half
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Blommetjies sends it straight into touch for a Bulls scrum at the half way
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They win a penalty in a good position and Jantjies sets up for a kick at goal. He puts on 3 more
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The Bulls moving forward now as they close in on the Cheetah's 5
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Eksteen adds 2 more
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Scrum at the 5 for the Cheetahs and Wiese gets it over the line for his team. TRY
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Ulengo gets himself a yellow card and is sent to the bin
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Scrum reset
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The Cheetahs make it over the line but the Olivier is held up and the away team have a 5 meter scrum
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Line-out to the Bulls at the mid field and they look to build from there
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Cheetahs win a scrum inside their 22 and clear after it's taken out the back
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Bulls with a line-out at the 22 of the Cheetahs. They take it and look for the maul
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Jantjies adds the extras
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Jantjies gets it at the 5 and dives over the line to add 5 points
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The Bulls make their way forward after the reset kick. They set up camp inside the 22
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Eksteen puts his team in front
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Mapimpi gets the ball out of a scrappy exchange at the breakdown. He dodges 3 players to go between the sticks and level the score. TRY
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Jantjies has his kick charged down
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Swanepoel finds himself at the right place at the right time as he receives the final pass and dives over the line to score the first TRY
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The Bulls take it forward after the scrum and they push forward to the 5
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Scrum to the hosts
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Penalty to the Bulls around the away team 22
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Cheetahs win another penalty and kick to goal, Eksteen finding the 3 points this time around
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The visitors win a penalty and kick into touch at the Bulls 5. They look for the maul but lose it and the ball is cleared
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They make some ground with the maul and look to expand along the wings
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Line-out to the Cheetahs at the 22 of the Bulls
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The Bulls with the restart kick. The ball is turned over by the Cheetahs after the Bulls chase forward. The away team clears
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Eksteen takes his kick and puts it way wide
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The Bulls give away a penalty in a dangerous area
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The Cheetahs have it at the 22 of the Bulls now
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The ball being kicked back and forth now until Blommetjies sends it into touch around the 5 of the Bulls for a home team throw
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The Cheetahs look to play it outside of their 10 meter area after the restart kick is sent back
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Jantjies takes his kick and opens the scoring for the home team
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The Bulls win a penalty around the Cheetahs 10 shortly after the opening whistle and they set up for a kick at goal
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The referee sounds his whistle and we're off
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The players readying themselves to enter the pitch now
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Blue Bulls coach Nollis Marais also drafted in Warrick Gelant, while Burger Odendaal will lead the team in the absence of Boom Prinsloo, who is sick.
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The Free State Cheetahs will be hunting their third successive Currie Cup win against the Blue Bulls. The last time the teams met was in the 2016 Final, which the Free Staters won 36-16
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Blue Bulls
Free State Cheetahs
START LINE UP
  • 1 Pierre Schoeman
  • 2 Jan-Henning Campher
  • 3 Conrad van Vuuren
  • 4 Irne Herbst
  • 5 Ruben van Heerden
  • 6 Shaun Adendorff
  • 7 Abongile Nonkontwana
  • 8 Nick de Jager
  • 9 Piet van Zyl
  • 10 Tony Jantjies
  • 11 Jamba Ulengo
  • 12 Burger Odendaal
  • 13 Dries Swanepoel
  • 14 Kefentse Mahlo
  • 15 Warrick Gelant
RESERVES
  • 16 Johan Grobbelaar
  • 17 Dayan van der Westhuizen
  • 18 Jano Venter
  • 19 Clyde Davids
  • 20 Andre Warner
  • 21 Joshua Stander
  • 22 JT Jackson
START LINE UP
  • 1 Retshegofaditswe Nche
  • 2 Jacques du Toit
  • 3 Tom Botha
  • 4 Armandt Koster
  • 5 Reynier Bernardo
  • 6 Gerhard Olivier
  • 7 Teboho Mohoje
  • 8 Jasper Wiese
  • 9 Zee Mkhabela
  • 10 Ryno Eksteen
  • 11 Makazole Mapimpi
  • 12 William Small-Smith
  • 13 Francois Venter
  • 14 Sergeal Petersen
  • 15 Clayton Blommetjies
RESERVES
  • 16 Erich de Jager
  • 17 Joseph Dweba
  • 18 Dennis Visser
  • 19 Paul Schoeman
  • 20 Juan-Philip Smith
  • 21 Ali Mgijima
  • 22 Rosko Specman
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PREVIEW: Currie Cup, Round Six

Fri, 18 Aug 2017 05:58

IN THE SPOTLIGHT: Four of the five Springbok squad members released for Currie Cup duty this weekend will take to the field for their respective provinces in a timely boost as the sides look to build momentum in the competition.

Blue Bulls fullback Warrick Gelant, Western Province wing Dillyn Leyds, and the Free State Cheetahs duo of Francois Venter (centre) and Teboho Mohoje (flank) have all been handed starts as the Currie Cup enters the sixth round.
 
In a full weekend of action, Western Province will host the Golden Lions in Cape Town on Friday, the Free State Cheetahs will take on the Blue Bulls in Pretoria in a repeat of last year's final on Saturday, and Griquas will take on the Pumas in Kimberley on Sunday. 

The Sharks have a bye.

We take a look at all the Round Six action!

Friday, August 18:

Western Province v Golden Lions
(Newlands, Cape Town - Kick-off: 19.00; 17.00 GMT)

The clash between the Golden Lions and Western Province on Friday in Cape Town is expected to be thrilling as both teams have battled to build momentum this season, while they have developed a solid rivalry over the years.
 
The last time the Johannesburg team defeated Western Province at Newlands was in 2012, but anything can happen on Friday as the Golden Lions will be desperate to bounce back from two defeats, while the hosts will want to build on their victory at home last week.
 
There were only two changes to the Capetonians' starting team, with flank Cobus Wiese making his debut and Leyds replacing Bjorn Basson, while the Golden Lions will be led by prop Jacques van Rooyen following the injury to Ryan Kankowski in a team that also shows few changes to last week.

"The Lions I almost think their campaign is starting now in terms of getting their Super Rugby campaign finished and settling in as a new coaching team with Swys [De Bruin] and his assistants," said Western Province assistant coach Dawie Snyman.

"They will definitely be a strong challenge for us on Friday."

Meanwhile, Golden Lions head coach Swys de Bruin is not panicking despite his side's slow start to this year's competition.

"We can't afford, with this group of players, to look too far ahead," said De Bruin, adding: "Many of the players were with us [in Super Rugby].

"Many of these players did not get a lot of game time and now they do get game time.

"They know what we expect of them and they know how the Lions play. It is just a matter of time then things will come right."

Recent results:
2016: Golden Lions won 58-32, Johannesburg
2015: Golden Lions won 32-24, Johannesburg (Final)
2015: Golden Lions won 62-32, Johannesburg 
2014: Western Province won 19-16, Cape Town (Final)
2014: Golden Lions won 35-33, Johannesburg

Prediction: It's a tough one to call. Both sides have deadly attackers across the park. However, WP are at home and that is why we think they will edge it by five points.

Teams:

Western Province: 15 Sarel Marais, 14 Seabelo Senatla, 13 EW Viljoen, 12 Huw Jones, 11 Dillyn Leyds, 10 Damian Willemse, 9 Jano Vermaak, 8 Nizaam Carr, 7 Cobus Wiese, 6 Jaco Coetzee, 5 John Schickerling, 4 Chris van Zyl (captain), 3 Wilco Louw, 2 Siyabonga Ntubeni, 1 Jacobus Janse van Rensburg.
Replacements: 16 Ramone Samuels, 17 Caylib Oosthuizen, 18 Michael Kumbirai, 19 Eddie Zandberg, 20 Stephan de Wit, 21 Dewaldt Duvenage, 22 Dan Kriel.

Golden Lions: 15 Sylvian Mahuza, 14 Madosh Tambwe, 13 Harold Vorster, 12 Rohan Janse van Rensburg, 11 Antony Volmink, 10 Jaco van der Walt, 9 Marco Janse van Vuuren, 8 Fabian Booysen, 7 Robert Kruger, 6 Cyle Brink, 5 Marvin Orie, 4 Andries Ferreira, 3 Jacques van Rooyen (captain), 2 Robbie Coetzee, 1 Corne Fourie.
Replacements: 16 Michael Willemse, 17 Johannes Jonker, 18 Rhyno Herbst, 19 Hacjivah Dayimani, 20 Jack Hart, 21 Siya Masuku, 22 Aphiwe Dyantyi.

Referee: Jaco van Heerden 
Assistant referees: Quinton Immelman, Kwezi Mqomboti 
TMO: Shaun Veldsman 

Saturday, August 19:

Blue Bulls v Free State Cheetahs
(Loftus Versfeld, Pretoria - Kick-off: 14.05; 12.05 GMT)

The Free State Cheetahs will be hunting their third successive Currie Cup win against the Blue Bulls. The last time the teams met was in the 2016 Final, which the Free Staters won 36-16.
 
The defending champions have been bolstered by the return of Francois Venter, who reclaims the captaincy, and Teboho Mohoje, in a team that sees several changes, while Dennis Visser and Ali Mgijima could make their debuts off the bench.
 
Blue Bulls coach Nollis Marais also drafted in Warrick Gelant, while Burger Odendaal will lead the team in the absence of Boom Prinsloo, who is sick.

"We need a strong performance on Saturday," said Marais.

"The two defeats in our last two matches really hurt, but there were some positives signs, especially the way we finished against Western Province last weekend. 

"That said, we now know that the bar is set very high in the Currie Cup and everyone is aware that only our very best effort will get us over the line."

Meanwhile, Free State Cheetahs head coach Rory Duncan is happy to have Venter and Mohoje back in the mix.

"I am very happy not just from a playing perspective, but from a leadership perspective as well," said Duncan.

"It is good to have him [Venter], it is good to have Oupa [Teboho Mohoje] back in the line-up. 

"They obviously bring something special from their quality of play, but from a leadership perspective they are a calming factor in the team."

Recent results:
2016: Free State Cheetahs won 36-16, Bloemfontein (Final)
2016: Free State Cheetahs won 43-20, Bloemfontein
2015: Blue Bulls won 24-17, Pretoria
2015: Blue Bulls won 57-19, Bloemfontein
2014: Blue Bulls won 31-22, Bloemfontein

Prediction: Both teams will be looking to bounce back from defeats. It will be another close one, but we think the Blue Bulls will win by seven points or less.

Teams:

Blue Bulls: 15 Warrick Gelant, 14 Kefentse Mahlo, 13 Dries Swanepoel, 12 Burger Odendaal (captain), 11 Jamba Ulengo, 10 Tony Jantjies, 9 Piet van Zyl, 8 Nicholas de Jager, 7 Abongile Nonkontwana, 6 Shaun Adendorff, 5 Ruben van Heerden, 4 Irne Herbst, 3 Conraad van Vuuren, 2 Jan-Henning Campher, 1 Pierre Schoeman, 
Replacements: 16 Johan Grobbelaar, 17 Dayan van der Westhuizen, 18 Jano Venter, 19 Marco van Staden/Clyde Davids, 20 Andre Warner, 21 Joshua Stander, 22 John Jackson.

Free State Cheetahs: 15 Clayton Blommetjies, 14 Sergeal Petersen, 13 Francois Venter (captain), 12 William Small-Smith, 11 Makazole Mapimpi, 10 Ryno Eksteen, 9 Zee Mkhabela, 8 Jasper Wiese, 7 Teboho Mohoje, 6 Gerhard Olivier, 5 Rynier Bernardo, 4 Armand Koster, 3 Tom Botha, 2 Jacques du Toit, 1 Retshegofaditswe Niche.
Replacements: 16 Erich de Jager, 17 Joseph Dweba, 18 Dennis Visser, 19 Henco Venter, 20 Juan-Philip Smith, 21 Ali Mgijima, 22 Rosko Specman.

Referee: Marius van der Westhuizen
Assistant referees: Paul Mente, Monray Gillbert
TMO: Lesego Legoete

Sunday, August 20:

Griquas v Pumas
(Griqua Park, Kimberley - Kick-off: 14.30; 12.30)

In Kimberley, Griquas will have their sights set on their third win in a row after toppling Western Province and the Free State Cheetahs and their fourth consecutive victory against the Pumas and when they line up in Kimberley.
 
The visitors from Mpumalanga will have everything to play for as they come off three straight defeats after kicking off the season with a victory against the Golden Lions.
 
The Kimberley outfit have won the last three matches between the sides since 2014, which should boost their confidence, while they will also look to take advantage of the fact that the Pumas come off a bye.
 
Pumas flank Chris Cloete will earn his first start after a number of appearances off the bench, in one of four personnel changes to the team, as the coaching staff opted for continuity in selection for the clash.

"We obviously got a big challenge this week against a Griquas team that has got some confidence," said Pumas head coach Brent Janse van Rensburg. "They are a team that really likes to keep the ball in hand and play you to the edge a lot.

"They play wide rugby. It will be very important that we got good width on defence, with good line speed and put them under pressure. They will need to slow the ball down in the collision this week.

"I think if we can contain their play to the edge then we will be in the game. Our catch-up defence is going to have to be really good and we need to be prepared to defend a high phase volume in this game. They have the ability to keep the ball for very long and extended periods and we need to just battle that storm."

Recent results:
2016: Griquas won 41-35, Nelspruit
2015: Griquas won 32-15, Kimberley
2014: Griquas won 31-27, Kimberley
2014: Pumas won 33-15, Nelspruit
2013: Pumas won 33-15, Nelspruit (Promotion/Relegation)

Prediction: Griquas have been fantastic in their last two games and we can't see them losing to the Pumas in Kimberley. Griquas will win by 14 points.

Teams:

Griquas: 15 Eric Zana, 14 Kyle Steyn, 13 Tertius Kruger, 12 Johnathan Francke, 11 Adriaan Coertzen (captain), 10 Andre Swarts, 9 Christiaan Meyer, 8 Jonathan Janse Van Rensburg, 7 Sias Koen, 6 Wendal Wehr (captain), 5 Pieter Jansen Van Vuren, 4 Shaun McDonald, 3 Stephan Kotze, 2 Marius Fourie, 1 Devon Martinus.
Replacements: 16 Abraham le Roux, 17 Nicolaas Oosthuizen, 18 Jonathan Adendorf, 19 Kevin Kaba, 20 Renier Botha, 21 George Whitehead, 22 Koch Marx.

Pumas: 15 Gerrit Smith, 14 Jean-Paul Lewis, 13 Jerome Pretorius, 12 Hennie Skorbinski (captain), 11 Ruwellyn Isbell, 10 Justin van Staden, 9 Stefan Ungerer, 8 Francois Kleinhans, 7 Lambert Groenewald, 6 Chris Cloete, 5 Hugo Kloppers, 4 Stefan Willemse, 3 Pieter Scholtz, 2 Mark Pretorius, 1 Khwezi Mona. 
Replacements: 16 Frank Herne, 17 De-Jay Terblanche, 18 Cameron Lindsay, 19 Thembelani Bholi, 20 Carel Greeff, 21 Reynier Van Rooyen, 22 Sias Ebersohn.

Referee: Jaco Peyper
Assistant referees: Lourens van der Merwe, Mpho Matsaung
TMO: JJ Wagner

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Mapimpi hat-trick steals it for Cheetahs

Sat, 19 Aug 2017 12:00

CURRIE CUP MATCH REPORT: Flying wing Makazole Mapimpi scored a try five minutes into extra time to steal a one-point (41-40) win for the Free State Cheetahs over the Blue Bulls in Pretoria on Saturday.

The try - the sixth for the Cheetahs - not only secured the win, but also completed a hat-trick for Mapimpi in an 11-try thriller.

And the bonus-point win allowed the Cheetahs to reclaim first place on the standings.

There was also four yellow cards - the fourth going to Bulls scrumhalf Piet van Zyl, leaving his team a man short in those crucial final five minutes.

It was a game that had it all - excitement, great tries, drama and controversy.

For large parts of the match the Bulls defended soundly and it appeared that stoic defence would win it for them in those dying minutes.

However, the Cheetahs somehow worked space for Mapimpi down the left flank to secure the winner.

Bulls flyhalf Tony Jantjies opened the scoring with a penalty, while Cheetahs counterpart Ryno Eksteen levelled the scores after having missed with his first shot at goal.

Warrick Gelant put Dries Swanepoel away for the first try, as the Bulls regained the lead - Jantjies having his conversion attempt charged down - one of two shots charged down in the game.

The Cheetahs responded almost immediately when they forced a turnover at the breakdown and Mapimpi raced away to score a converted try - the visitors claiming the lead for the first time in the match.

Piet van Zyl took a quick penalty tap and got to within six metres of the Free State tryline - with some quick recycling allowing Jantjies to slip through a gap and over for a seven-pointer.

Jamba Ulengo was yellow-carded for a cynical ruck infringement.

Free State opted to scrum and Jasper Wiese went over for a converted try.

Two Jantjies penalties gave the Bulls a 21-17 lead at the half-time break.

However, the Bulls played the first 10 minutes of the second half with 14 men - after Shaun Adendorff was yellow-carded on the stroke of half-time for a deliberate knockdown from an offside position.

The Cheetahs made their numerical advantage count with two converted tries early in the second half.

First, Mapimpi chased down Mthokozisi Mkhabela's grubber into the corner and then Francois Venter ran a good line off Mkhabela's pass to dot down under the posts.

But the Bulls hit back with two tries from Ulengo and Gelant, the second of which came after Adendorff had returned to the field, to edge ahead 33-31 after 54 minutes.

The Cheetahs then suffered another blow when Paul Schoeman was sin-binned for not rolling away at a ruck.

The Bulls didn't score any points while was off, though, with Jantjies missing a penalty, and only a brilliant cover tackle from Ulengo prevented Mapimpi from getting his hat-trick for the 14-man Cheetahs.

The hosts did extend their lead to 40-31 with 10 minutes to go, when the Cheetahs tried to run the ball out from behind their tryline and Ulengo ripped the ball off Clayton Blommetjies to score.

The Cheetahs responded with their fifth try, through Petersen, although Blommetjies' conversion went wide.

The fullback then kicked a penalty directly into touch with five minutes to go.

But the Cheetahs finished the match on the attack, and were rewarded with Mapimpi's match-winning score in the left-hand corner.

Man of the match: Warwick Gelant, Burger Odendaal, Piet can Zyl, Pierre Schoeman and Jamba Ulengo all produced outstanding performances for the Blue Bulls. Francois Venter, Rynier Bernardo and Makazole Mapimpi (with his hat-trick) were among a host of Cheetahs players on our short-list. However, the biggest impact came from Cheetahs centre Williams Small-Smith and he edged hat-trick hero Mapimpi to our award.

The scorers:

For the Blue Bulls:
Tries:
Swanepoel, Jantjies, Ulengo 2, Gelant
Cons: Jantjies 2, Stander
Pens: Jantjies 3

For the Free State Cheetahs:
Tries:
Mapimpi 3, Wiese, Venter, Petersen
Cons: Eksteen 4
Pens: Eksteen

Yellow cards: Jamba Ulengo (Blue Bulls, 30 - repeated offences, offside), Shaun Adendorff (Blue Bulls, 40 - cynical foul, slapping the ball down deliberately), Paul Schoeman (Free State Cheetahs, 56 - repeated infringements, bot rolling away at tackle), Piet can Zyl (Blue Bulls, 80 - cynical foul, deliberate knock-on)

Teams:

Blue Bulls: 15 Warrick Gelant, 14 Kefentse Mahlo, 13 Dries Swanepoel, 12 Burger Odendaal (captain), 11 Jamba Ulengo, 10 Tony Jantjies, 9 Piet van Zyl, 8 Nicholas de Jager, 7 Abongile Nonkontwana, 6 Shaun Adendorff, 5 Ruben van Heerden, 4 Irne Herbst, 3 Conraad van Vuuren, 2 Jan-Henning Campher, 1 Pierre Schoeman,
Replacements: 16 Johan Grobbelaar, 17 Dayan van der Westhuizen, 18 Jano Venter, 19 Clyde Davids, 20 Andre Warner, 21 Joshua Stander, 22 John Jackson.

Free State Cheetahs: 15 Clayton Blommetjies, 14 Sergeal Petersen, 13 Francois Venter (captain), 12 William Small-Smith, 11 Makazole Mapimpi, 10 Ryno Eksteen, 9 Zee Mkhabela, 8 Jasper Wiese, 7 Teboho Mohoje, 6 Gerhard Olivier, 5 Rynier Bernardo, 4 Armand Koster, 3 Tom Botha, 2 Jacques du Toit, 1 Retshegofaditswe Niche.
Replacements: 16 Erich de Jager, 17 Joseph Dweba, 18 Dennis Visser, 19 Paul Schoeman, 20 Juan-Philip Smith, 21 Ali Mgijima, 22 Rosko Specman.

Referee: Marius van der Westhuizen
Assistant referees: Paul Mente, Monray Gillbert
TMO: Lesego Legoete

Dries Swanepoel (16min), Tony Jantjies (21min), Jamba Ulengo (48min), Warrick Gelant (53min), and Jamba Ulengo (69min)
TRIES
Makazole Mapimpi (18min), Jasper Wiese (30min), Makazole Mapimpi (41min), Francois Venter (44min), Sergeal Petersen (72min), and Makazole Mapimpi (84min)
Tony Jantjies (22min), Tony Jantjies (54min), and Joshua Stander (71min)
CONVERSIONS
Ryno Eksteen (19min), Ryno Eksteen (31min), Ryno Eksteen (43min), and Ryno Eksteen (45min)
Tony Jantjies (2min), Tony Jantjies (34min), and Tony Jantjies (37min)
PENALTIES
Ryno Eksteen (12min)
 
PENALTY TRIES
 
DROP GOALS
Jamba Ulengo (30min), Shaun Adendorff (40min), and Piet van Zyl (79min)
Paul Schoeman (55min)
 
 
VENUE Loftus Versfeld
REFEREE Marius van der Westhuizen