PRO14

Cardiff thrash woeful Kings

2018-04-14 22:16
Ntabeni Dukisa (Gallo Images)

Port Elizabeth - The Cardiff Blues convincingly beat the Kings 45-12 in their PRO14 clash in Port Elizabeth on Saturday.

After an improved performance in their loss to Munster last weekend, the Kings were hoping to produce a shock and get just their second win of the season, according to the sarugbymag website.

Those hopes were very quickly snuffed by Cardiff as they raced into a 14-0 lead in the first 10 minutes and never looked back.

Scorers:

Kings

Tries: Ntabeni Dukisa, Lindo Welemu

Conversion: Dukisa

Cardiff Blues

Tries: Alex Cuthbert, Seb Davies, Josh Turnbull, Willis Halaholo, Kirby Myhill (2), Blaine Scully

Conversions: Jarrod Evans (5)

Teams

Kings 

15 Masixole Banda, 14 Michael Makase, 13 Berton Klaasen, 12 Luzuko Vulindlu, 11 Yaw Penxe, 10 Ntabeni Dukisa, 9 Godlen Masimla, 8 Ruaan Lerm, 7 Martinus Burger, 6 Lusanda Badiyana, 5 Lubabalo Mtyanda, 4 Bobby de Wee, 3 Rossouw de Klerk, 2 Stephan Coetzee, 1 Schalk Ferreira (captain)

Substitutes: 16 Tango Balekile, 17 Justin Forwood, 18 Luvuyo Pupuma, 19 Lindo Welemu, 20 Khaya Majola, 21 Rudi Van Rooyen, 22 Alshaun Bock, 23 Heinrich Klaasen

Cardiff Blues

15 Gareth Anscombe; 14 Alex Cuthbert, 13 Rey Lee-Lo, 12 Willis Halaholo, 11 Blaine Scully; 10 Jarrod Evans, 9 Tomos Williams, 8 Nick Williams, 7 Ellis Jenkins (c), 6 Josh Navidi, 5 Josh Turnbull, 4 Seb Davies, 3 Scott Andrews, 2 Kirby Myhill, 1 Rhys Gill

Substitutes: 16 Ethan Lewis, 17 Brad Thyer, 18 Anton Peikrishvili, 19 Damian Welch, 20 Olly Robinson, 21 Lloyd Williams, 22 Garyn Smith, 23 Matthew Morgan

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