Winger George Bridge scored a hat-trick as the Crusaders beat the Cheetahs 48-21 in Bloemfontein on Saturday. SIMON BORCHARDT reports.
William Small-Smith will start on the right wing when the Cheetahs take on the Bulls in Pretoria this Saturday.
The Chiefs overturned a 24-point deficit to clinch a bonus-point 41-27 win over the Cheetahs in Bloemfontein on Saturday. CRAIG LEWIS reports.
Niel Marais and Nico Lee will form a new 10-12 combination for the Cheetahs in Saturday’s clash against the Chiefs in Bloemfontein.
Sikhumbuzo Notshe scored a hat-trick as the Stormers romped to a 53-10 bonus-point win over the Cheetahs at Newlands on Saturday. JON CARDINELLI reports. The Stormers set the tempo from the outset. They dominated the collisions and sought to offload as much as possible. By the end of the first half, the hosts had scored three tries and amassed a 22-3 lead…. Read more →
Sergeal Petersen will start on the right wing for the Cheetahs against the Stormers at Newlands on Saturday. Petersen’s return from a knee injury sees JW Jonker dropped to the bench. In the only other backline change, Niel Marais replaces Nico Lee at inside centre. There are two rotational changes among the forwards, with loosehead prop Charles Marais and lock… Read more →
Niel Marais will start at flyhalf in a Cheetahs team showing several changes for this Saturday’s clash against the Jaguares in Buenos Aires.
The Cheetahs are set to retain their Super Rugby status, according to CEO Harold Verster.
The Cheetahs have made four injury-enforced changes and two positional swaps to their starting lineup to face the Sunwolves in Bloemfontein on Saturday. The Cheetahs’ victory against the Bulls came at a price, as prop Ox Nche, lock Reniel Hugo, flank Uzair Cassiem and centre Nico Lee have all been ruled out Saturday’s match against the Sunwolves. Charles Marais replaces… Read more →
The Cheetahs are sweating over the fitness of three key forwards following Saturday’s win over the Bulls. Lock Reniel Hugo appears to have suffered a serious knee injury, while Ox Nche and Uzair Cassiem are also feared to have sustained ligament damage that could sideline them for a few weeks. The Cheetahs will host the Sunwolves in Bloemfontein this Saturday…. Read more →