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CHEETAHS

Kings lose lock to concussion

Irne Herbst is nursing a head injury which will likely rule him out of the Kings' last Super Rugby game against the Cheetahs in Port Elizabeth on Friday.


Axed teams could play two tournaments

SA Rugby CEO Jurie Roux has confirmed the Cheetahs and the Kings could play in more than one European competition next season.


Franco commits to Cheetahs

Franco Smith has confirmed his commitment to the Cheetahs and says he still has ‘unfinished business’ at the Bloemfontein-based franchise. CRAIG LEWIS reports.


Cheetahs, Kings out of Super Rugby

SA Rugby has confirmed that the Cheetahs and Kings will no longer compete in Super Rugby from next year.


Cheetahs centre forced to retire

Michael van der Spuy has retired at the age of 26 due to repeated head injuries.


Venter, Elstadt cop one-game bans

Flanks Henco Venter and Rynhardt Elstadt have both received a one-match suspension for striking each other in an off-the-ball incident in Bloemfontein.


Highlights: Cheetahs vs Stormers

The visitors scored six tries in their 40-34 win in Bloemfontein.


Kolbe stars in Stormers win

Cheslin Kolbe scored a hat-trick of tries as the Stormers beat the Cheetahs 40-34 in Bloemfontein on Saturday. SIMON BORCHARDT reports.


Duo extend Cheetahs stay

Backline duo Fred Zeilinga and William Small-Smith have signed contract extensions that will keep them at the Cheetahs for the next two seasons.


Venter returns for Cheetahs

Captain Francois Venter has been included as one of five personnel changes to the Cheetahs' starting XV for Saturday's clash against the Stormers in Bloemfontein.


Cheetahs lose Van Jaarsveld

The Cheetahs' stand-in captain Torsten van Jaarsveld has been ruled out for between six to eight weeks with a neck injury.


Blitzboks bolster Cheetahs squad

Blitzboks stars Rosco Speckman, Chris Dry and Cecil Afrika will be available to the Cheetahs until the end of October, writes CRAIG LEWIS.


Mohoje heading to Stormers?

Springbok and Cheetahs flanker Oupa Mohoje could be set to join the Stormers from next year.


Cheetahs invited to join Pro12

The Cheetahs could join the Celtic Pro12 competition if they are axed from Super Rugby.


Lions officially SA’s best

The Lions have secured a home playoff, while the Stormers and Sharks have also qualified on the back of some favourable results in round 14, writes JON CARDINELLI.


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