Both teams have had their say in the media. One a little more than the other, but now the time for talking is over and it’s time to get things done.
The Cheetahs have had their say and are not afraid of the Sharks’ Boks.
The Sharks have had their say and requested the supporters to come out and support them in great numbers.
Who will have to pull their battered and bruised bodies out of bed on Monday morning to prepare for the Currie Cup Final?
Date: Saturday, October 17
Venue: Absa Stadium, Durban
Kick-off: 14.30 SA (12.30 GMT)
Referee: Marius Jonker
Assistant Referees: Pro Legoete, Christie du Preez
TMO: Johann Meuwesen
The Sharks: 15 Stefan Terblanche (captain), 14 Odwa Ndungane, 13 Adrian Jacobs, 12 Riaan Swanepoel, 11 JP Pietersen, 10 Juan Hernandez, 9 Ruan Pienaar, 8 Ryan Kankowski, 7 Jean Deysel, 6 Jacques Botes, 5 Johann Muller, 4 Steven Sykes, 3 John Smit, 2 Bismarck du Plessis, 1 Tendai Mtawarira.
Replacements: 16 Craig Burden, 17 Jannie du Plessis, 18 Albert van den Berg, 19 Keegan Daniel, 20 Rory Kockott, 21 Monty Dumond, 22 Andries Strauss.
Cheetahs: 15 Hennie Daniller, 14 Lionel Mapoe, 13 Corné Uys, 12 Meyer Bosman, 11 Jongi Nokwe, 10 Jacques-Louis Potgieter, 9 JP Joubert, 8 Ashley Johnson, 7 Frans Viljoen, 6 Heinrich Brüssow, 5 David de Villiers, 4 Nico Breedt (captain), 3 WP Nel, 2 Richardt Strauss, 1 Wian du Preez.
Replacements: 16 Coenie Oosthuizen, 17 Izak van der Westhuizen, 18 Hendro Scholtz, 19 Lukas Floors, 20 Tewis de Bruyn, 21 Louis Strydom, 22 Fabian Juries.