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Varsity Cup 2012: semi-finals


Written by Rob Otto (robdylan)

Posted in :Original Content on 26 Mar 2012 at 16:11
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The 2012 Varsity Cup heads into semi-finals tonight, with Maties hosting UJ in the early game (kicking off at 5:30 in Stellenbosch) and Tukkies taking on Pukke in Pretoria at 7:30.

FNB Maties v FNB UJ
Danie Craven Stadium (Stellenbosch)
Kick-off: 5.30pm (Live on SuperSport One)

The teams:

Maties: 15 André Smith, 14 Ryan Nell, 13 Wessel Coetzee, 12 Louis Jordaan, 11 Dean Hammond, 10 André Kemp, 9 Boela Abrahams, 8 Grant Hattingh, 7 Helmut Lehmann (captain), 6 Sam Mabombo, 5 Hugo Kloppers, 4 Reniel Hugo, 3 Os Hamman, 2 Rob Herring, 1 Brummer Badenhorst.
Replacements: 16 Alfred Ries, 17 Alistair Vermaak, 18 JP Swanepoel, 19 Nicholas de Jager, 20 Donald Stevens, 21 Jarryd Buys, 22 Clearance Khumalo, 23 Hein van der Merwe.

UJ: 15 Worsie Kotze, 14 JR Esterhuizen, 13 Justin St. Jerry, 12 Divan van Zyl, 11 Chrysander Botha, 10 Guy Cronjé, 9 Rudy Paige, 8 Justin Wheeler (captain), 7 Wendal Wehr, 6 Johan van Deventer, 5 Sebastian de Chaves, 4 Marnus van Huyssteen, 3 Ruan Dreyer, 2 Francois du Toit, 1 Wessel du Rand.
Replacements: 16 Shaun Malton, 17 Jaco Vermeulen, 18 Shane Kirkwood, 19 RJ Liebenberg, 20 Jacques Pretorius, 21 Luan Steenkamp, 22 Aubrey McDonald, 23 Heinrich Terblanche.

FNB UP-Tuks v FNB NWU-Pukke
Tuks Rugby Stadium (Pretoria)
Kick-off: 7.30pm (Live on SuperSport One)

The teams:

UP-Tuks: 15 Clayton Blommetjies, 14 Deon Helberg, 13 Jerome Pretorius, 12 Dabeon Draghoender, 11 Hayden Groepes, 10 Wesley Dunlop, 9 Lohan Jacobs, 8 Okkie Kruger, 7 Jacques Verwey, 6 Wiaan Liebenberg, 5 Franco Mostert, 4 Mike Williams, 3 Grant Kemp, 2 Zane Botha (captain), 1 Sabelo Nhlapo.
Replacements: 16 Kurt Haupt, 17 Juan Schoeman, 18 Sthembiso Mlongo, 19 Daniel Adongo, 20 Rudi van Rooyen, 21 Willie du Plessis, 22 Courtnall Skosan, 23 Basil Short.

NWU-Pukke: 15 SW Oosthuizen, 14 Andrew van Wyk, 13 Ruan Jacobs, 12 Joubert Engelbrecht (captain), 11 Joe Seerane, 10 Gerhard Nortier, 9 Tiaan Dorfling, 8 Spanner Pretorius, 7 HP Swart, 6 Siya Mdaka, 5 Victor Kruger, 4 Siyanda Ndlovu, 3 John-Roy Jenkinson, 2 JC Oberholzer, 1 Henry Scharneck.
Replacements: 16 Marius Fourie, 17 Martin Dreyer, 18 Lodewyk Uys, 19 André Barnard, 20 Andries Botha, 21 Malan van der Merwe, 22 Terswin Raubenheimer, 23 Mashudu Mafela.



38 Comments

  • I played with siyanda ndlovu at pinetown. He is one strong guy.

  • Comment 1, posted at 26.03.12 16:21:23 by sharkbok Reply
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  • @sharkbok (Comment 1) : Ndlovu has been really good this Varsity Cup…Go Pukke!!! Ndlovu, JC Oberholzer and Andrew Van Wyk have been immense this season!

  • Comment 2, posted at 26.03.12 16:46:40 by JJR Reply
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  • @sharkbok (Comment 1) : He came from the academy didn’t he? Think his name should be in Bold… and John Jenkinson Glenwood old boy…

  • Comment 3, posted at 26.03.12 16:48:52 by JJR Reply
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  • Pukke of niks

  • Comment 4, posted at 26.03.12 17:31:06 by Mutley Reply

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  • MATIES 21 vs UJ 0 after 25 min.

  • Comment 5, posted at 26.03.12 18:13:08 by Franshark Reply
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  • Maties 23 – 0 UJ

    65 mins

  • Comment 6, posted at 26.03.12 18:58:34 by Ben Reply

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  • Oh my gosh UJ were kak tonight!

  • Comment 7, posted at 26.03.12 19:17:32 by Ben Reply

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  • FULL TIME SF1

    Maties 23 – 0 UJ

  • Comment 8, posted at 26.03.12 19:19:03 by Ben Reply

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  • Go Pukke go

  • Comment 9, posted at 26.03.12 19:23:43 by Mutley Reply

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  • Kick of Tuks vs Pukke

  • Comment 10, posted at 26.03.12 19:32:16 by Mutley Reply

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  • Pukke getting a kickable penalty but going for the line out and throw in not straight

  • Comment 11, posted at 26.03.12 19:35:07 by Mutley Reply

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  • Puk scrum demolishing Tuks

  • Comment 12, posted at 26.03.12 19:36:02 by Mutley Reply

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  • Nerves getting the best of the Pukke at the moment

  • Comment 13, posted at 26.03.12 19:39:10 by Mutley Reply

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  • Big hits from both sides

  • Comment 14, posted at 26.03.12 19:41:51 by Mutley Reply

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  • @Mutley (Comment 9) : With you on that one. Ek like Tuks niks! :)

  • Comment 15, posted at 26.03.12 19:43:12 by Ben Reply

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  • Blommetjies scores

  • Comment 16, posted at 26.03.12 19:43:25 by Mutley Reply

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  • Dunlop misses
    Tuks 5
    Pukke 0
    12min

  • Comment 17, posted at 26.03.12 19:44:31 by Mutley Reply

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  • Tukkies 5
    Pukke 0
    20min

  • Comment 18, posted at 26.03.12 19:53:45 by Mutley Reply

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  • Pukke again get a kick able penalty put go for the line out and strategy break

  • Comment 19, posted at 26.03.12 19:55:17 by Mutley Reply

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  • Puk win the line take it threw the phases but tukkies defense holding strong loses the ball and Tukkies kicks it up field

  • Comment 20, posted at 26.03.12 19:59:55 by Mutley Reply

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  • Ref makes a wrong call as Puk scrumhalf kick forward and judges chaser to be offside

  • Comment 21, posted at 26.03.12 20:01:43 by Mutley Reply

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  • Pukke relentless on the attack but Tukkies defense holding

  • Comment 22, posted at 26.03.12 20:06:59 by Mutley Reply

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  • Puk fullback breaks the line and scores

  • Comment 23, posted at 26.03.12 20:08:12 by Mutley Reply

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  • Try converted
    Tuks 5
    Pukke 8
    32min

  • Comment 24, posted at 26.03.12 20:09:29 by Mutley Reply

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  • Spanners in for Pukkes 2nd try

  • Comment 25, posted at 26.03.12 20:11:05 by Mutley Reply

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  • Converted
    Tukkies 5
    Pukke 16
    35min

  • Comment 26, posted at 26.03.12 20:12:11 by Mutley Reply

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  • Pukke has their tails up now running at everything

  • Comment 27, posted at 26.03.12 20:14:19 by Mutley Reply

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  • Tukkies score after the hooter but ball was short

  • Comment 28, posted at 26.03.12 20:19:11 by Mutley Reply

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  • Converted
    Tukkies 13
    Pukke 16
    Halftime

  • Comment 29, posted at 26.03.12 20:20:24 by Mutley Reply

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  • Sorry 55min
    Tukkies 29
    Pukke 24

  • Comment 30, posted at 26.03.12 20:51:33 by Mutley Reply

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  • Shaun Veldsman is a real idiot!

    Tuks 29 – 24 Pukke

    57 mins

  • Comment 31, posted at 26.03.12 20:52:27 by Ben Reply

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  • Blommetjies scored his 2nd and converted then Pukke scored of a forward pass then Jacobs scored a try in the corner but he was out

  • Comment 32, posted at 26.03.12 20:53:48 by Mutley Reply

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  • Its looking like its going to be close Tukkies attacking like crazy and Pukke just holding

  • Comment 33, posted at 26.03.12 20:57:22 by Mutley Reply

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  • Draghoender scores
    Dunlop converts
    Tukkies 37
    Pukke 24
    63min

  • Comment 34, posted at 26.03.12 21:01:02 by Mutley Reply

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  • TUKS 53 (13) vs PUKKE 24 (16) Full Time

  • Comment 35, posted at 26.03.12 22:39:11 by Franshark Reply
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  • Tukke :) Tuks teen Maties
    GO VARSITY CUP

  • Comment 36, posted at 26.03.12 22:40:43 by Franshark Reply
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  • Sorry battery of my phone died and could not continue to comment, but when Jacobs scored his “try” momentum shifted to Tuks, Pukke didn’t have an answer and folded

  • Comment 37, posted at 27.03.12 06:42:24 by Mutley Reply

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  • Die beker kom Pretoria toe ( that is probably the only throphy that I will be happy too see in Pretoria)

    Go Tuks
    TUKS of NIKS

  • Comment 38, posted at 27.03.12 07:12:14 by BR Reply

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