Cheetahs unchanged for Kimberley trip

Thu, 28 Sep 2017 10:04
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TEAM ANNOUNCEMENT: Free State Cheetahs coach Daan Human has named an uncharged team to travel to Kimberley.

The defending Currie Cup champion Cheetahs will be taking on Griquas in a Round 12 encounter on Saturday.

The Cheetahs are second on the standings, with 30 points - 13 behind the table-topping Sharks.

Western Province (27)), Golden Lions (25), Pumas (24) and Blue Bulls (20) can all still overtake the Cheetahs.

Griquas (16) are last in the standings and require a number of results to go their way of they are to reach the play-offs.

Free State Cheetahs: 15 Clayton Blommetjies, 14 Vuyani Maqina, 13 Ali Mgijima, 12 Lloyd Greeff, 11 Cecil Afrika, 10 Robbie Petzer, 9 Zee Mkhabela, 8 Jasper Wiese, 7 Chris Dry (captain), 6 Daniel Maartens, 5 Carl Wegner, 4 Dennis Visser, 3 Erich de Jager, 2 Joseph Dweba, 1 Gert Kotze.
Replacements: 16 Reinach Venter, 17 Andrew Kuhn, 18 Jeremy Jordaan, 19 Nicolaas Immelman, 20 Juan-Philip Smith, 21 Stephan Janse van Rensburg, 22 Jacobus Jonker.

Date: Saturday, September 30
Venue: Tafel Lager Stadium, Kimberley
Kick-off: 14.00 (12.00 GMT)
Referee: Rasta Rasivhenge
Assistant referees: Mpho Matsaung and Griffin Colby
TMO: JJ Wagner

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Team P W D L Pts
Sharks 12 10 0 2 47
Western Province 12 7 0 5 37
Golden Lions 12 6 0 6 35
Blue Bulls 12 5 0 7 32
Free State Cheetahs 12 6 0 6 31
Pumas 12 4 0 8 27
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