Brüssow picked to tame Sharks

2014-04-16 11:16

Cheetahs coach Naka Drotské has picked Heinrich Brüssow at flank for their Super Rugby clash against the Sharks in Durban.

Brüssow to return for Cheetahs

2014-04-15 11:13

Heinrich Brüssow will be back in the Cheetahs starting team for their Super Rugby clash against the Sharks in Durban.

THIS stat 'killed' the Cheetahs

2014-04-14 08:31

Their defence was again substandard against the Crusaders, but it was another stat which really proved the undoing of the Cheetahs.

'Saders too good for Cheetahs

2014-04-12 19:36

The Crusaders have scored four of their six tries in the last 17 minutes to beat the Cheetahs in their Super Rugby clash.

Naka Drotské chats to Sport24

2014-04-11 10:02

Cheetahs coach Naka Drotske addresses his side’s defence, Heinrich Brüssow’s return and the clash against the Crusaders.

Read back for Cheetahs clash

2014-04-10 09:31

No 8 Kieran Read has recovered from injury and will lead the Crusaders in their Super Rugby clash against the Cheetahs in Bloemfontein.

Cheetahs team unchanged

2014-04-09 12:08

Cheetahs coach Naka Drotské has named an unchanged 23-man squad for their Super Rugby clash against the Crusaders.

Sit-out didn’t harm Sharks

2014-04-06 22:23

Increasing signs show the Sharks may have a pretty easy ride to 2014 SA conference supremacy, suggests Rob Houwing.

Cheetahs v Chiefs ends in draw

2014-04-05 16:50

The Vodacom Super Rugby clash between the Cheetahs and Chiefs match has ended in a deadlock at the Free State Stadium in Bloemfontein.

Cheetahs must treasure ball

2014-04-04 16:00

The Cheetahs have to avoid turning over possession to the Chiefs if they are to beat them in their Super Rugby encounter.

Bulls to go very close, but ...

2014-04-04 07:24

Rob Houwing believes the Bulls and Stormers will take their weekend games to the wire, but both end up being pipped on the scoreboard.

Coenie's comeback delayed

2014-04-03 07:39

Springbok and Cheetahs prop Coenie Oosthuizen has not yet recovered from a neck injury and will be sidelined for another two weeks.

Ball retention a worry: Drotské

2014-04-02 14:31

Cheetahs coach Naka Drotské has identified poor ball retention as the main culprit for his side's abysmal performance.

Cheetahs No 8 out for 8 weeks

2014-04-02 11:56

Cheetahs No 8 Philip van der Walt will be sidelined for eight weeks after breaking his hand, according to the team.

Nyakane set for first start

2014-04-01 10:06

Springbok prop Trevor Nyakane is likely to start his first game for the Cheetahs in this year's Super Rugby competition.

Goosen's secret French visit

2014-03-27 07:41

Springbok and Cheetahs flyhalf Johan Goosen has secretly flown to France to explore possible future career opportunities.

Now Bulls target the champions

2014-03-23 22:27

In-form Bulls versus champions the Chiefs at Loftus is the pick of the next round of Super Rugby matches, writes Rob Houwing.

Brave Cheetahs lose to Blues

2014-03-22 10:26

The Cheetahs have lost their fourth and final Super Rugby tour match against the Blues at Eden Park in Auckland.

Kirwan wary of Bok trio

2014-03-20 11:52

Blues coach John Kirwan has warned his players not to write off the Cheetahs who he says boast a few classy players.

Cheetahs gamble with backline

2014-03-19 13:10

Cheetahs coach Naka Drotské has named his team to tackle the Blues in a Super Rugby clash in Auckland on Saturday.

Benjamin to play 12?

2014-03-18 14:15

Cheetahs coach Naka Drotske may gamble with Springbok Sevens wing Rayno Benjamin in the midfield this weekend.

Good news on Coenie's neck

2014-03-17 10:29

Cheetahs prop Coenie Oosthuizen has received good news after seeing a specialist over his injured neck.

'Canes blow Cheetahs away

2014-03-15 08:09

The Hurricanes have run in nine tries to three to thrash the Cheetahs in their Super Rugby clash in Wellington.

Bulls set sights on Goosen

2014-03-13 11:17

The Bulls are reportedly eager to attain the services of Springbok and Cheetahs flyhalf Johan Goosen.

Blanket lifted in Bloem - PICTURES

2014-03-10 11:31

The blanket that has been covering the Free State Stadium field has been lifted.


S15: Our SA mid-term report

2014-04-16 10:24

The Sharks as SA’s lone playoffs side for the first time in Super Rugby’s conference format is a fair possibility, warns Rob Houwing.

Cheetahs playoff race 'over'

2014-04-14 09:08

Cheetahs coach Naka Drotské has had to admit that his team’s slim outside chances of staging a massive comeback is dead and buried.

Strauss exasperated after loss

2014-04-13 12:00

Cheetahs captain Adriaan Strauss had few words after another performance where his side let a good lead slip through their fingers.

As it happened: Cheetahs v Crusaders

2014-04-12 19:00

Scoring and commentary on the Super Rugby match between the Cheetahs and Crusaders.

Brüssow at No 8 for Free State

2014-04-10 09:39

Heinrich Brüssow will make his return to the playing field at No 8 when Free State's Vodacom Cup side tackle Western Province

Drotské: Physical approach key

2014-04-09 19:46

Cheetahs coach Naka Drotské says that his team are in a situation whereby they will have to win their remaining Super Rugby matches.

Cheetahs want luck to change

2014-04-08 10:47

Cheetahs coach Naka Drotské believes his team’s luck must change, and the clash against the Crusaders may be the time to do that.

Drotské: We lacked urgency

2014-04-06 14:28

Cheetahs coach Naka Drotské says a failure to stay in an attacking frame of mind was to blame for their draw against the Chiefs.

As it happened: Cheetahs v Chiefs

2014-04-05 14:21

Scoring and interactive commentary on the Super Rugby match between the Cheetahs and Chiefs.

Chiefs change 10 for Cheetahs

2014-04-04 12:44

Chiefs coach Dave Rennie has made 10 changes to his team for their Super Rugby clash against the Cheetahs in Bloemfontein.

Brüssow to boost Cheetahs

2014-04-03 09:15

The Cheetahs will soon be able to call on the services of Springbok flank Heinrich Brüssow in the Super Rugby competition.

Chiefs wary of Cheetahs

2014-04-02 18:00

Chiefs coach Dave Rennie will not underestimate the Cheetahs and has warned that they are a different animal at home.

Nyakane gets first start

2014-04-02 13:08

Springbok prop Trevor Nyakane will get his first Super Rugby start of the season when they tackle the Chiefs in Bloemfontein on Saturday.

What is lacking at Cheetahs...

2014-04-02 10:21

Chiefs coach Dave Rennie believes the lack of a surprise factor is one of the reasons why the Cheetahs have struggled so far this year.

Naka: We'll try our best!

2014-03-28 11:28

Cheetahs coach Naka Drotské says the union will try its best to hold on to the services of Springbok flyhalf Johan Goosen.

Boks back in Bloem - in 2016

2014-03-26 13:20

Free State Rugby Union CEO Harold Verster says the union will next host a Test match in the 2016 season.

Drotské questions ref's calls

2014-03-23 10:00

The Cheetahs are demanding an explanation from Lyndon Bray after two controversial decisions in their loss to the Blues.

As it happened: Blues v Cheetahs

2014-03-21 11:46

LIVE scoring and interactive commentary on today's Super Rugby match between the Blues and Cheetahs in Auckland.

All Blacks ready for Cheetahs

2014-03-20 09:04

The Blues have been bolstered by the return of All Blacks Jerome Kaino and Ma’a Nonu for their clash against the Cheetahs.

Le Roux, Boshoff boss stats

2014-03-18 16:51

Cheetahs fullback Willie le Roux and Lions flyhalf Marnitz Boshoff continue to make major contributions in Super Rugby.

Cheetahs lose vice-captain

2014-03-18 10:20

The Cheetahs have lost their vice-captain after Francois Venter was sent home from their Australasian tour with a shoulder injury.


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Sharks machine to roll on

2014-03-13 14:56

Rob Houwing believes the Sharks will stay unbeaten after four rounds by downing 2011 champions the Reds at Kings Park.

Rhule back for Cheetahs

2014-03-12 10:30

Cheetahs coach Naka Drotské has named his side to take on the Hurricanes in Wellington this coming weekend.

PUMA renews Cheetahs deal

2014-03-10 10:31

PUMA will continue as the official technical and apparel sponsor of the Cheetahs to beyond the 2016 season.

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