George Whitehead kicked 12 points as Griquas claimed a 27-14 win over the Free State XV in the Provincial Rugby Challenge semi-final in Kimberley on Saturday.
Springbok prop Ox Nche has extended his contract with the Cheetahs until 2019, warding off interest from other unions.
Chief executive Martin Anayi says the introduction of the Cheetahs and Kings to the Pro14 was ‘overwhelmingly positive’.
Former Bulls flyhalf Tian Schoeman has signed a two-year contract with the Cheetahs until the end of the 2020 season.
Paul Schoeman is set to join the Bulls after failing to sign a new contract with the Cheetahs.
Cheetahs coach Rory Duncan has made a solitary change to his starting lineup for Saturday’s semi-final qualifier against the Scarlets in Llanelli.
Cheetahs coach Rory Duncan says his side has got stronger as the Pro14 season has progressed. The Bloemfontein-based franchise began their inaugural campaign with two heavy away defeats to Ulster (42-19) and Munster (51-18), but good home form saw them finish third in Conference A – with 12 wins and nine defeats – to qualify for the playoffs. The Cheetahs will… Read more →
The Cheetahs have made two changes to their forwards for their Pro14 clash against the Ospreys in Swansea on Saturday.
The inclusion of Niel Marais at flyhalf is one of six changes to the Cheetahs lineup for their match against the Glasgow Warriors on Friday.
Captain Francois Venter has returned to the Cheetahs’ starting lineup for Saturday’s Pro14 match against the Cardiff Blues at the Arms Park.