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
The Mandela Bay Development Agency (MBDA), which...
The Democratic Alliance (DA) on Friday said that it would table a Motion of No Confidence against Walter Sisulu Local...
Almost half of all phishing attacks (fraudulent email messages...
Key executives from Grant Thornton South Africa provide commentary...
The finance minister, Mr Gordhan, delivered a budget speech...
Queens College last Saturday won the Queenstown Under-17 Sevens...
That innovation is important and necessary for survival...
A 45-year-old man from Butterworth is expected in court on...
Following his rampant 50 with the bat off just...
Port Elizabeth-based sustainability specialists...
- Police appeal for information after 95-year-old Uitenhage woman raped and murdered
- Nelson Mandela Bay Metro clamping down on municipal fleet abuse to cut costs
- Mourners robbed at cemetery - Port Elizabeth police urge public to be vigilant
- Four armed business robbers arrested within hours of robbing shop
- DA applauds Metro for allocating land for additional police station in Northern Areas