NEWS ARTICLES
Springboks Sevens team into Cup quarters
February 01, 2013
Two defeats in the opening two matches of Pool C of the Wellington leg of the HSBC World Series, has put South Africa on the back foot, but they are in the Cup quarters of the competition.

They will face Kenya in the quarter-finals The BlitzBokke rebounded strongly when they played Wales, beating them 21-0. They needed to beat Wales by nine points or more to finish second in their pool and advance to the Cup quarter-finals.

An opening match defeat against Samoa (19-10) was followed by another dropped result against Canada (26-15), which left the Wales match as a last-gasp effort to make the Cup quarter-finals, together with Samoa, who has won all three their pool matches.

Wales have beaten Canada in their opening match and when Samoa eased past the Canadians it opened the door for Paul Treu’s side.

In other upsets earlier in the tournament, England and Scotland scored wins over New Zealand and Fiji respectively. Update to follow....

MATCH CENTRE
FIXTURES
     
RESULTS
     
Absa Under 19 Competition
Friday, August 22 2014
15:00 - Border U19 vs Boland U19
BCM Stadium, East London
15:15 - SWD U19 vs Griffons U19
Outeniqua Park, George
Absa Under 21 Competition
16:30 - Border U21 vs Free State U21
BCM Stadium, East London
Absa Under 19 Competition
17:00 - EP Kings U19 vs Free State U19
Central Grounds, Uitenhage
Absa Under 21 Competition
17:15 - SWD U21 vs Griffons U21
Outeniqua Park, George
19:00 - EP Kings U21 vs Boland U21
Central Grounds, Uitenhage
Absa Currie Cup Premier Division
19:10 - Steval Pumas vs GWK Griquas
Mbombela Stadium, Nelspruit
The Castle Lager Rugby Championship
Saturday, August 23 2014
09:35 - New Zealand vs Australia
Eden Park, Auckand
Absa Under 19 Competition
11:00 - Blue Bulls U19 vs Leopards U19
Loftus Versfeld, Pretoria
SA Schools 2014
12:00 - SARU Academy XV vs Italy U18
Markotter Stadium, Paul Roos HS, Stellenbosch

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