CHEETAHS

Stormers need Lions to roar

The Stormers’ chances of hosting a home semi-final at Newlands may hinge on the Lions beating the Waratahs this weekend. JON CARDINELLI reports.


Brüssow to look after body

Heinrich Brüssow has explained why he decided not to extend his contract with the Cheetahs.


Cheetahs partner with Japanese club

Cheetahs forwards coach Os du Randt's move to Toyota Verblitz in Japan is the first step towards creating a partnership between the two teams.


Lions dominate derby

The Lions put in a dominant display to overcome the Cheetahs 40-17 in Bloemfontein on Saturday. BRENTON CHELIN reports.


Brüssow set to leave Cheetahs

Cheetahs flank Heinrich Brüssow will not be extending his contract with the franchise beyond this year's Vodacom Super Rugby tournament.


Whiteley must lift Lions

The Lions need to bounce back against the Cheetahs in Bloemfontein if they are to have any hopes of reaching the play-offs, writes BRENTON CHELIN.


Cheetahs change four for Lions

Cornal Hendricks and Raymond Rhule will start for the Cheetahs against the Lions in Bloemfontein on Saturday.


Drotské granted early release

Naka Drotské's last match as Cheetahs coach will be against the Stormers at Newlands on 30 May.


Highlanders hammer Cheetahs

The Highlanders beat the Cheetahs 45-24 in Bloemfontein to cap off a miserable weekend for South African teams. SIMON BORCHARDT reports.


Smith to inspire Landers’ backlash

All Blacks scrumhalf Aaron Smith will be the difference in the match between the Cheetahs and Highlanders in Bloemfontein on Saturday, writes JON CARDINELLI.


New halfbacks for Cheetahs

Tian Meyer and Francois Brummer will start for the Cheetahs against the Highlanders in Bloemfontein on Saturday.


Pressure builds on Bulls

The Vodacom Bulls need to beat the Blues in Auckland on Friday to keep their South African conference title hopes alive. JON CARDINELLI reports.


Drotské quits Cheetahs

Naka Drotské will retire from coaching at the end of the Vodacom Super Rugby season, with Franco Smith taking over as coach of the Cheetahs.


Smith gets Currie Cup job

Franco Smith has been appointed as head coach of the Free State Cheetahs for their 2015 Currie Cup campaign.


Bulls soar as Stormers slip

The Vodacom Bulls have taken a significant lead in what is shaping up to be a two-horse race for the South African conference title. JON CARDINELLI reports.


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