Cape Town - Cape Town, Johannesburg and
Kimberley will host the quarter-finals of the SuperSport Rugby Challenge this
weekend, with three of the four matches to be televised.
Western Province will host
a double-header at the Green Point Track in Cape Town on Sunday, as they were
the only unbeaten side in the competition and had the most log points after the
The Capetonians will face the Free State XV (third-placed team with second most log points) while the Sharks (runner-up with most log-points) and Blue Bulls
(runner-up with second most log points) will be in action in the first
quarter-final on Sunday.
As a curtain-raiser to the
provincial action, SK Walmers will host Belhar in their Gold Cup Qualifier as
part of the Western Province Super League.
On Saturday, the Golden
Lions XV (pool winner with second most log points) and Pumas
(third-placed team with most log points) will square off at Ellis
Park in a curtain-raiser to the Super Rugby match between the
Lions and the Sunwolves.
The fourth quarter-final is on
Saturday afternoon between Griquas (pool winner with fewest log
points) and the EP Kings (runner-up with fewest log points) in Kimberley.
The SuperSport Rugby
Saturday, July 1
14:00: Golden Lions XV v Pumas, Johannesburg - LIVE
15:00: Griquas v
EP Kings, Kimberley
Sunday, July 2
10:45: SK Walmers v Belhar, Green Point Track, Cape Town - LIVE
12:45: Sharks XV v Blue Bulls, Green Point Track, Cape Town - LIVE
15:00: Western Province v Free State XV, Green Point Track, Cape Town - LIVE