The Boland Cavaliers capped off their superb Currie Cup qualifying campaign with a bonus point 28-24 (halftime 21-1-7) victory over the visiting Xerox Golden Lions XV at Grabouw High School on Saturday.
Boland Cavaliers: Tries: Hanno Kitshoff, Robert Louw, Sergio Torrens, Shaun McDonald Conversions: Nico Scheepers (4)
Xerox Golden Lions XV: Tries: Victor Sekekete (2), Jacques Nel Conversions: Shaun Reynolds (3) Penalty: Reynolds
(* Hanno Kitshoff scored Boland's opening try and not Chadley Wenn, as indicated in the link).
The Boland Cavaliers strengthened their chances of qualifying for the play-offs of the new provincial competition by beating the Vodacom Blue Bulls 35-26 in an exciting match in Pretoria on Friday night.
Boland 35 (13) – Tries: Danwell Demas, Sergio Torrens (2), Basil Short. Conversions: Nico Scheepers (3). Penalties: Scheepers (3).
Blue Bulls 26 (7) – Tries: Hanro Liebenberg (2), Divan Rossouw, Andre Warner. Conversions: Tony Jantjies and Joshua Stander (2).
The Boland Cavaliers, led by inspirational Captain Ryan Nell, were merciless as they thrashed the visiting Windhoek Draught Welwitschias 110-10 (halftime 47-10) in their provincial tournament clash on Saturday, scoring 16 tries in the process.
BOLAND CAVALIERS: Tries: Ryan Nell (4), Christopher Bosch (4), Nico Scheepers (3), Hanno Kittshoff, Keenan Cronje, Sergio Torrens (2), William van Wyk. Conversions: Scheepers (15)
WINDHOEK DRAUGHT WELWITSCHIAS: Tries: Malcolm Moore, Phillip Nashikaku