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    Cheetahs hold off Madibaz

    2014-01-22 09:51
    Cape Town - The Cheetahs' second-string side beat the NMMU Madibaz 31-26 in a practice game in Port Elizabeth on Tuesday.

    The Cheetahs were made to work hard for their win over the Varsity Cup side, who pushed for a win right up to the final whistle.

    The Free Staters led 19-14 at half-time, and scored five tries to four.

    The Cheetahs' first-choice side will play the Kings in PE on Saturday.



    Tries: Yamkela Ngam, Michael Bernardt, André Barnard, Chris Cloete

    Conversions: Gavin Hauptfleisch (2), Ruan Allerston


    Tries: Boom Prinsloo, Cornal Hendricks, Caylib Oosthuizen, Rayno Benjamin, Raymond Rhule

    Conversions: Riaan Smit (3)



    15 Jarryd Buys, 14 Yamkela Ngam, 13 Michael Bernardt, 12 Steven Hansel, 11 Tythan Adams, 10 Gavin Hauptfleisch, 9 Enrico Acker, 8 Tim Agaba, 7 Wade Elliott, 6 Marcel Groenewald, 5 Stefan Willemse, 4 Louis Fourie, 3 Dexter Fahey, 2 Martin Ferreira, 1 Roy Godfrey (captain).

    Substitutes: Not known

    Cheetahs: 15 Hennie Daniller, 14 Cornal Hendricks, 13 Piet Lindeque, 12 Howard Mnisi, 11 Rayno Benjamin, 10 Riaan Smit, 9 Inus Kritzinger, 8 Johannes Prinsloo, 7 Teboho Mohoje, 6 Carel Greeff, 5 Rynhardt Landman, 4 Andries Ferreira, 3 Nico van Dyk, 2 Torsten van Jaarsveld, 1 Caylib Oosthuizen.

    Substitutes: 16 Hercu Liebenberg, 17 Trevor Nyakane, 18 Rossouw de Klerk, 19 Francois Uys, 20 Hilton Lobberts, 21 Kevin Luiters, 22 Elgar Watts, 23 Raymond Rhule.

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