77'
It's now al Cheetahs in the last few minutes.
75'
The conversion is missed yet again.
73'
TRY, CHEETAHS, DE HAAS! 21-9: Blommetjies tries a grubber-kick and it is knocked on off the hand of de Beer. The ball is loose and Ruben de Haas pounches on it to SCORE! That may be that!
72'
Another penalty at the breakdown for the Cheetahs who will try and restore this lead at all cost.
71'
The Cheetahs secure a penalty. Tian Schoeman tries to extend the lead further but again he sends it wide. We have nine minutes left.
70'
The last few minutes have been a bit scrappy with lots of kicking up and down the field.
68'
Can Griquas come from behind and stun the Cheetahs? Only time will tell.
66'
Oh Dear! The ball is lost forward by Smith and all the good work is undone. That was a gamble not going for points.
64'
Griquas now secure two penalties in a row at the breakdown.
62'
PENALTY, CHEETAHS, SCHOEMAN! 16-9: Tian Schoeman extends the lead to seven points with a good kick..
59'
Discipline is what caused Griquas a last minute defeat last week. They need to be careful and concede another penalty after a long advantage.
56'
Griquas do well to prevent the Cheetahs from going over but give away a penalty in the process.Griquas come away with the ball after the set-piece but then give it away in the tackle. SILLY.
54'
The Cheetahs win another breakdown penalty and again they find a good touch. They secure the set-piece before Griquas do what they have to and secure the turnover.
51'
Tian Schoeman misses the opportunity to add the extra two points.
49'
TRY, CHEETAHS, MNISI! 13-9: The Cheetahs secure an offside penalty. They find touch and secure the line-out. After driving forward Mnisi comes away with it to SCORE! Good work!
47'
De Beer sends an up and under Blommetjies' way and he does well to take it. He then tries to send it back with interest.
45'
The Cheetahs have struggled just a tad to get out of their half of the field in the second half.
43'
Griquas secure the first penalty after the break. Tinus De Beer goes for goal to try and extend the lead. He sends it wide!
41'
Kick-off! We are back underway in the second half.
40'
HALF TIME: CHEETAHS 8-9 GRIQUAS. The half ends after some kicking from both sides. Griquas have done well to stay in the game are actually in the lead at the break thanks to de Beer. Please join us after the break.
37'
PENALTY, GRIQUAS, DE BEER! 8-9: Great work by Burger to secure a Griquas penalty. A good strike by de Beer means that Griquas lead in Bloemfontein!
34'
Good interplay between Blommetjies and Specman. Unfortunately due to a lack of communication the ball rolls into touch off Specman.
30'
After a few more resets Griquas secure another scrum penalty. This time de Beer tries his luck with a long-range effort at goal and fails.
26'
What a waste! The Cheetahs have possession and string some phases together. Great work by Specman to get involved, but not as such from Mnisi, who leaves it behind and it rolls forward. Oh Dear!
24'
PENALTY, GRIQUAS, DE BEER! 8-6: After a few resets at the scrum Griquas secure a scrum penalty and Tinus de Beer narrows the lead to two points.
21'
Schoeman goes for goal and pushes it wide again. He fails to extend the lead with that very long kick.
18'
Griquas feed a scrum after a knock-on in the line-out. Great work by the Cheetahs then to win it back with a penalty.
16'
PENALTY, CHEETAHS, SCHOEMAN! 8-3: There are a number of penalties at the breakdown and the Cheetahs secure the latest one. Tian Schoeman lines it up and adds three more points.
13'
PENALTY, GRIQUAS, DE BEER! 5-3: Tinus de Beer goes for the easy points and opens his account.
11'
Great work by Smith, who secure a brilliant ball at the breakdown for Griquas. That secures the turnover and a penalty!
9'
Griquas mess it up and the Cheetahs have a free-kick. Nothing much there either, as they knock it on for a Griquas scrum. Sloppy!
7'
Griquas now secure a penalty at the breakdown and de Beer finds touch.
5'
Tian Schoeman sends the conversion wide.
3'
TRY, CHEETAHS, NTSILA! 5-0: The Cheetahs secure the first penalty, find touch and get the driving maul going. Great work and after superb interplay with Specman, Andisa Ntsila is OVER!
2'
It's a cautious start by Griquas after receiving the kick-off and de Beer goes for safety and finds touch.
1'
Kick-off! We are underway here in a wet and rainy City of Roses!
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G'Day and welcome to the Toyota Stadium here in Bloemfontein for our live coverage of this Super Rugby UNLOCKED clash between the Cheetahs and Griquas.
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This is in effect a dead-rubber game with the Cheetahs being fourth on the table, while Griquas are stuck at the bottom.
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Cheetahs: 15 Clayton Blommetjies, 14 Rhyno Smith, 13 Howard Mnisi, 12 Frans Steyn, 11 Rosko Specman, 10 Tian Schoeman, 9 Tian Meyer, 8 Jeandré Rudolph, 7 Aidon Davis, 6 Andisa Ntsila, 5 Carl Wegner (captain), 4 Ian Groenewald, 3 Hencus van Wyk, 2 Reinach Venter, 1 Boan Venter. Replacements: 16 Jacques du Toit, 17 Cameron Dawson, 18 Khutha Mchunu, 19 Teboho Mohoje, 20 Chris Massyn, 21 Ruben de Haas, 22 Reinhardt Fortuin, 23 William Small-Smith.
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Griquas: 15 Masixole Banda, 14 Ederies Arendse, 13 Harlon Klaasen, 12 Johnathan Francke, 11 Eduan Keyter, 10 Tinus de Beer, 9 Zak Burger, 8 Carl Els, 7 Stefan Willemse, 6 Gideon van der Merwe, 5 Cameron Lindsay, 4 Adré Smith, 3 Ewald van der Westhuizen, 2 HJ Luus, 1 Mox Mxoli. Replacements – from: Monde Hadebe, Andrew Beerwinkel, Madot Mabokela, Ewan Coetzee, CJ Velleman, Theo Maree, André Swarts, Daniel Kasende, Bandisa Ndlovu, Sibabalo Qoma, Ashlon Davids.
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Our referee is AJ Jacobs. He will be assisted by Griffin Colby and Ben Crouse. The TMO is Willie Vos.
Cheetahs
Griquas
3
Tries
0
3' Ntsila Anidisa
49' Mnisi Howard
74' de Haas Ruben
0
Conversions
0
2
Penalties
3
16' Schoeman Tian
62' Schoeman Tian
13' de Beer Tinus
24' de Beer Tinus
36' de Beer Tinus
0
Drop Goals
0
0
Yellow Cards
0
0
Red Cards
0
15
Squad
15
Venter Boan
Venter Reinach
van Wyk Hencus
Groenewald Ian
Wegner Carl
Ntsila Anidisa
Davis Aidon
Rudolph Jeandre
Meyer Tian
Schoeman Tian
Specman Rosko
Steyn Frans
Mnisi Howard
Smith Rhyno Christo
Blommetjies Clayton
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
Mxoli Nqobisizwe
Luus Hendrik
van der Westhuize...
Smith Adre
Lindsay Cameron
Van der Merwe Gideon
Willemse Stefan
Els Carl
Burger Zak
de Beer Tinus
Keyter Eduan
Francke Johnathan
Klaasen Harlon Jason
Arendse Ederies
Banda Masixole
8
Reserves
8
du Toit Jacques
Dawson Cameron
Mchunu Khuthuzani
Mohoje Teboho Ste...
Massyn Christiaan...
de Haas Ruben
Fortuin Reinhardt
Small-Smith William
16
17
18
19
20
21
22
23
Hadebe Monde
Beerwinkel Andrew
Mabokela Madot
Coetzee Ewan
Velleman CJ
Maree Theo
Swarts Andre
Kasenda Daniel