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Peyper to referee fifth Carling Currie Cup final

25 Jan 202125 Jan 2021

Jaco Peyper will join a select group of referees who have taken charge of five Carling Currie Cup finals on Saturday when the Vodacom Bulls welcome the Cell C Sharks to Pretoria for the grand finale of South Africa’s flagship domestic competition. The spectacle at Loftus Versfeld will kick off at 15h00 and will be broadcast live on SuperSport. Peyper will have Assistant Referees AJ Jacobs and

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Your questions answered

25 Jan 202125 Jan 2021

The Free State Cheetahs management often receive questions from supporters and other interested parties.The questions vary from why the Toyota Cheetahs were ousted from the expanded PRO16 series in Europe, to the team’s performance, players, coaches, staff, commercial matters and what the future holds for the franchise.It is not always possible to provide individual responses to all the questions.

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Carling Currie Cup Review – Semi-finals

25 Jan 202125 Jan 2021

The Vodacom Bulls will host the Cell C Sharks in the first Carling Currie Cup final at Loftus Versfeld since 2009 after the teams held their nerve in testing semi-finals on Saturday to be the last sides standing. The last time these teams met in the final was in 2008, with the Cell C Sharks clinching the coveted gold trophy with a 14-9 victory in Durban. The table-topping Vodacom Bulls guaranteed their

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Carling Currie Cup Preview – Semi-finals

22 Jan 202122 Jan 2021

Winning at all cost will be the only objective when the four Carling Currie Cup semi-finalists take the field on Saturday at Loftus Versfeld and DHL Newlands respectively to stake a claim for a place in the final. The Vodacom Bulls will host their southern neighbours, the Xerox Lions, in Pretoria in the first semi-final at 14h00, before the action switches to Cape Town for the match-up between DHL

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Carling Currie Cup semi-final referees announced

20 Jan 202120 Jan 2021

Rasta Rasivhenge and Marius van der Westhuizen will hold the whistle in the Carling Currie Cup semi-finals on Saturday in Pretoria and Cape Town respectively. Rasivhenge will have AJ Jacobs and Griffin Colby by his side as Assistant Referees in the match between the Vodacom Bulls and Xerox Lions at Loftus Versfeld at 14h00, with Marius Jonker performing the Television Match Official (TMO) duties. Van

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Erasmus praises Carling Currie Cup teams’ perseverance in unusual season

19 Jan 202119 Jan 2021

SA Rugby Director of Rugby, Rassie Erasmus, on Monday, congratulated the four Carling Currie Cup semi-finalists and praised all the participating sides for their perseverance in what has been a challenging 2020 season. Erasmus also lauded competition sponsors, Carling Black Label, for their unwavering support as a partner during one of the most trying seasons in rugby’s history – both on

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Erasmus praises Carling Currie Cup teams’ perseverance in unusual season

18 Jan 202118 Jan 2021

SA Rugby Director of Rugby, Rassie Erasmus, on Monday congratulated the four Carling Currie Cup semi-finalists and praised all the participating sides for their perseverance in what has been a challenging 2020 season.Erasmus also lauded competition sponsors, Carling Black Label, for their unwavering support as a partner during one of the most trying seasons in rugby’s history – both on

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Cheetahs have been discussing shareholding with some big players | Cheetahs praat reeds met grotes oor aandeelhouding.

17 Jan 202117 Jan 2021

Message from Ryno Opperman, chairman of the Free State Cheetahs (Pty) LtdAn article in Rapport (17 January) that Free State players are now begging for money could be misleading and does not provide the whole background and facts. I want to share the following background:According to the article, the Cheetahs' captain, Ruan Pienaar, his teammate William Small-Smith and the team's focus coach,

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