Lions too strong for Pumas
The Golden Lions proved too strong for the Pumas in their Currie Cup clash at Mbombela Stadium in Nelspruit on Friday night.
The men from Johannesburg won 41-11, after leading 16-3 at half-time.
In next weekend's action, the Lions host the EP Kings in Johannesburg, while the Pumas tackle the Sharks in Durban.
Try: Faf de Klerk
Penalties: JC Roos (2)
Tries: Kwagga Smith (2), Jacques van Rooyen, Penalty Try
Conversions: Marnitz Boshoff (3)
Penalties: Boshoff (4)
Drop goal: Boshoff
15 JW Bell, 14 Bernado Botha, 13 Jerome Pretorius, 12 Stefan Watermeyer (captain), 11 Rosco Spekman, 10 JC Roos, 9 Faf de Klerk, 8 Jason-Colin Fraser, 7 Uzair Cassiem, 6 Marnus Schoeman, 5 Giant Mtyanda, 4 Rudi Mathee, 3 Khwezi Mona, 2 Frank Herne, 1 Corné Fourie
Substitutes: 16 Francois du Toit, 17 De-Jay Terblanche, 18 Jannie Stander, 19 Jaco Bouwer, 20 Reynier van Rooyen, 21 Justin van Staden, 22 Hoffmann Maritz
15 Ruan Combrinck, 14 Sampie Mastriet, 13 Stokkies Hanekom, 12 Howard Mnisi, 11 Courtnall Skosan , 10 Marnitz Boshoff, 9 Ross Cronje (captain), 8 Fabian Booysen, 7 Stephan de Wit, 6 Kwagga Smith, 5 Franco Mostert, 4 Martin Muller, 3 Ruan Dreyer, 2 Robbie Coetzee, 1 Jacques van Rooyen
Substitutes: 16 Malcolm Marx, 17 Julian Redelinghuys, 18 MB Lusaseni, 19 Jano Venter, 20 Jaco van der Walt, 21 Alwyn Hollenbach, 22 Anthony Volmink
Photo caption: Marnitz Boshoff (Lions). IMAGE supplied by www.superxv.com
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