The Golden Lions, Sharks and Western Province kick off their campaigns this week, but all eyes will be on the Blue Bulls to see if they can replicate last weekend’s clinical performance. MARIETTE ADAMS reports.
Daan Human has made seven changes to the Free State Cheetahs’ starting lineup for Saturday’s match against Western Province at Newlands.
Manie Libbok contributed 17 points as the Blue Bulls recorded a 34-12 bonus-point victory over the Free State Cheetahs in Bloemfontein on Friday.
The Blue Bulls will face a stern test when they begin their Currie Cup campaign against Free State in Bloemfontein on Friday, writes MARIETTE ADAMS.
Take a look at who’s playing this weekend before you make your Superbru and Fantasy League picks.
Prop Charles Marais and lock Walt Steenkamp have been ruled out of the Cheetahs’ first two Currie Cup games of the season due to injury.
Border left their best performance for last as they beat Free State 33-17 in the U18 Craven Week in Paarl on Saturday. DYLAN JACK reports.
The Sharks, in all likelihood, booked a place in Saturday’s final game of the U18 Craven Week when they beat Free State 29-20 in Paarl on Thursday. THEO GARRUN reports.
Free State registered a 29-18 victory against the Blue Bulls on day four of the U18 Academy Week in Paarl on Thursday.
Fullback Richard Kriel was named the U18 Craven Week Hero of the Day after scoring a brace in Free State’s 38-21 come-from-behind victory against the Blue Bulls.