The Cheetahs tackle Zebre Parma in Italy in their Challenge Cup opener on Saturday, and head coach Hawies Fourie is eyeing a strong run in the tournament.
Veteran playmaker Ruan Pienaar has been included in the Cheetahs squad for their European Challenge Cup opener against Zebre in Parma.
South Africa’s second assault on European club rugby kicks off this weekend, with all five top franchises involved in the Champions and Challenge cups.
Three key players from the Cheetahs have joined Vodacom URC club Ospreys on a short-term loan, as part of a player development partnership between the teams.
The Cheetahs are the reported subject of interest from the owners of Welsh club Ospreys, which could result in a host of players moving to Swansea.
The Cheetahs have appointed former Springbok Frans Steyn as their new director of rugby, effective from November.
Follow the live action as the Cheetahs face the Western Force in the second match of the #ToyotaChallenge.
Follow the live action as the Cheetahs host the Western Force in the opening match of the #ToyotaChallenge2023.
The Cheetahs have named 13 of the 23 that played in the Currie Cup final in their starting lineup for the first of a four-match series against the Western Force on Friday.
The Cheetahs will start their preparations for the 2023-24 season on Wednesday, with United States scrumhalf Ruben de Haas among the new additions to the squad.