Toyota Cheetahs News http://www.fscheetahs.co.za Toyota Cheetahs News Vodacombeker http://www.fscheetahs.co.za/news.aspx?newsid=/2812/Vodacombeker- http://www.fscheetahs.co.za Vodacombeker opwarmingswedstryd teen die Kings. <br><br> <br><br> Hoewel die Vodacombeker-kompetisie hierdie naweek met vier wedstryde vir die 2015-seisoen afskop, sal die Toyota Vrystaat Cheetahs XV se ondersteuners tot Vrydag 20 Maart moet wag om te sien hoe handuacute;l span vanjaar gaan vaar.<br><br> <br><br> Die Vrystaters is weer in die Suidelike Afdeling ingedeel, maar vanjaar sal ons westelike buurman, Griekwas, wat die Vodacombeker in 2014 andlsquo;n vyfde keer ingepalm het en tandoacute;andeacute; in die Noordelike Afdeling gespeel het, andoacute;andoacute;k in diandeacute; afdeling meeding.<br><br> <br><br> Die Namibiese span, Welwitchias, sal vanjaar in die plek van die Keniaanse span aan die kompetisie in die Noordelike Afdeling deelneem, daarom dat Griekwas nou in Suide die Vodacombeker moet verdedig.<br><br> <br><br> Die indeling van die twee afdelings is:<br><br> <br><br> Noordelike Afdeling - Blou Bulle, Goue Leeus, Griffons, Luiperds XV, Limpopo Blou Bulle, Pumas, Valke, Welwitschias .<br><br> <br><br> Suidelike Afdeling - Boland Kavaliers, Grens Bulhonde, OP Kings, Toyota Vrystaat XV, Griekwas, Haaie XV, SWD Arende, Westelike Provinsie.<br><br> <br><br> Die Toyota Vrystaat XV se Vodacombeker-program is:<br><br> <br><br> 20 Maart andndash; SWD Arende (George); 28 Maart andndash; Boland Kavaliers (Clive Solomon-stadion, Heidedal); 11 April andndash; Haaie XV (Kokstad-rugbyklub); 18 April andndash; OP kings (Vrystaat-stadion, Bloemfontein); 25 April andndash; Grens Bulhonde (BCM-stadion, Oos-Londen); 2 Mei andndash; Westelike Provinsie (Vrystaat-stadion, Bloemfontein); 9 Mei andndash; Griekwas (GWK-park, Kimberley); 15 Mei andndash; Kwarteindrondte; 22 Mei andndash; Halfeindrondte; 30 Mei andndash; Eindstryd.<br><br> <br><br> Die Toyota Vrystaat Cheetahs XV span wat op Vrydag, 6 Maart om 19:00 teen die Kings speel se span in die Nelson Mandela Baai Stadion in Port Elizabeth speel, lyk soos volg:<br><br> <br><br> 1<br><br> Caylib Oosthuizen<br><br> 2<br><br> Ryno Barnes (K)<br><br> 3<br><br> Luan de Bruin<br><br> 4<br><br> SJ Roux<br><br> 5<br><br> Devon Oosthuisen<br><br> 6<br><br> Wayven Smith<br><br> 7<br><br> Jasper Wiese<br><br> 8<br><br> Vince Jobo<br><br> 9<br><br> Shaun Venter<br><br> 10<br><br> Coenie van Wyk<br><br> 11<br><br> Elvin Brandt<br><br> 12<br><br> Joubert Engelbrecht<br><br> 13<br><br> JP du Plessis<br><br> 14<br><br> Lorenzo Gordon<br><br> 15<br><br> Sino Ganto<br><br> 16<br><br> Joseph Dweba<br><br> 17<br><br> George Marich<br><br> 18<br><br> Armand Du Preez<br><br> 19<br><br> Johan Grundlingh<br><br> 20<br><br> Louis Venter<br><br> 21<br><br> Noel Marx<br><br> 22<br><br> Enver Brandt<br><br> 23<br><br> Reinardt Erwee<br><br> 24<br><br> Henco Greyling<br><br> 25<br><br> Peet Coetzee<br><br> 26<br><br> Renaldo Meyer<br><br> 27<br><br> Kevin Stevens<br><br> 2015-03-05 Vodacom Cup kicks off in Kempton Park http://www.fscheetahs.co.za/news.aspx?newsid=/2811/Vodacom-Cup-kicks-off-in-Kempton-Park- http://www.fscheetahs.co.za Vodacom Cup kicks off in Kempton Park andndash; Round 1 Preview<br><br> <br><br> The Vodacom Cup, the breeding ground for future South African rugby stars, kicks off this weekend with four matches in the North Section scheduled for Friday and Saturday.<br><br> <br><br> The first match will take place on the East Rand, when the Hino Valke host the Vodacom Blue Bulls at the Barnard Stadium in Kempton Park.<br><br> <br><br> Only teams from the North Section are in action this weekend as well as in round two, with the South Section due to get underway in two weeksandrsquo; time.<br><br> <br><br> Over the years, the Vodacom Cup has established itself as the competition where Springboks are made. Of the 14 players featured by SARU last year, nine players have since featured at Junior Springbok, Vodacom Super Rugby or Springbok level.<br><br> <br><br> Oupa Mohoje got his first taste of Vodacom Super Rugby and became a Bok in June 2014, via the Vodacom Cup; Jesse Kriel, Marvin Orie, Malcolm Marx, Sikhumbuzo Notshe and Thomas du Toit played Vodacom Super Rugby; while Kriel, Marx and Du Toit were joined at the Junior Springboks by Thabo Mahuza, Aidon Davis and Cyle Brink.<br><br> <br><br> This year, weandrsquo;ll again feature rising stars in the Vodacom Cup, starting this week with former Junior Springbok prop Devon Martinus from the Leopards XV and Xerox Golden Lions lock JP du Preez.<br><br> <br><br> Special mention has to be made of Eduan van der Walt, who will captain the Steval Pumas this season and is back in rugby after missing the entire 2014 season due to illness after he was diagnosed with Guillain-Barrandeacute; Syndrome late in 2013.<br><br> <br><br> Vodacom Cup information: NEWS | RESULTS | FIXTURES | LOGS | TOP SCORERS | TRY SCORERS<br><br> <br><br> Competition format for 2015:<br><br> <br><br> South Africaandrsquo;s 14 provincial unions, as well as the Assupol Limpopo Blue Bulls and the FNB Welwitschias from Namibia will play in two sections, North and South, with eight teams each of the groups. All the teams will play in a single round within their own section after which the top eight sides, four from each section, will progress to the playoffs. Namibia will play all their pool matches at home in Windhoek.<br><br> <br><br> North Section: Vodacom Blue Bulls, Xerox Golden Lions, Down Touch Griffons, Leopards XV, Assupol Limpopo Blue Bulls, Steval Pumas, Hino Valke, FNB Welwitschias.<br><br> <br><br> South Section: Boland Cavaliers, Border Bulldogs, EP Kings, Toyota Free State XV, GWK Griquas, Cell C Sharks XV, SWD Eagles, DHL Western Province.<br><br> <br><br> Rising Star #1 andndash; Devon Martinus (Leopards XV)<br><br> <br><br> Born and bred in Bredasdorp in the Overberg region of the Western Cape, big Devon Martinus first made his mark in the FNB Varsity Shield presented by Steinhoff International playing for the University of the Western Cape.<br><br> <br><br> At 1.86m tall and weighing in at over 120kg, Martinus is a good size for any prop and since playing for UWC, heandrsquo;s gone on to greater things, capping his rise through the ranks with a place in the South African Under-20 team in 2013, where the Junior Springboks finished third in the tournament hosted by France.<br><br> <br><br> Earlier in 2013, Martinus played three matches in the Vodacom Cup for the Xerox Golden Lions and later that season, as well as last year, he was also part of the Johannesburgersandrsquo; Under-21 squad.<br><br> <br><br> He also played in the FNB Varsity Cup presented by Steinhoff International for the University of Johannesburg, featuring in all eight of their matches in 2014.<br><br> <br><br> Martinus, who turned 22 on 28 January of this year, has since moved 120km south-west to the Potchefstroom and is part of the Leopards XV squad for the Vodacom Cup, where he will be looking to make his mark in the senior rugby ranks.<br><br> <br><br> Rising Star #2 andndash; JP du Preez (Xerox Golden Lions)<br><br> <br><br> At 2.09m, JP du Preez is in all likelihood the tallest player ever to play rugby in South Africa, standing one centimetre taller than Springbok lock Andries Bekker.<br><br> <br><br> Du Preez made his Vodacom Super Rugby debut for the Emirates Lions two weekends ago when he came off the bench against the Cell C Sharks in Durban, which made him the tallest player in the 20-year history of this competition.<br><br> <br><br> Having only turned 21 late last year, Du Preez is still young for a tight forward, but this former pupil of Dr EG Jansen High School in Boksburg has vast experience in age-group rugby, having represented the Valke and Golden Lions at U19 and U21 levels in the last three seasons.<br><br> <br><br> In 2013, Du Preez played in the Absa Under-19 Final against the Vodacom Blue Bulls, but earlier in that season he also played for the Golden Lionsandrsquo; U21s.<br><br> <br><br> Last year, Du Preez was a stalwart of the Golden Lions Under-21s, featuring in 11 of their 13 matches as the youngsters from Johannesburg reached the semi-finals. He was also part of the Junior Springbok training group but missed out on selection in the final squad.<br><br> <br><br> Round 1 fixtures:<br><br> <br><br> Friday, 6 March<br><br> <br><br> Hino Valke v Vodacom Blue Bulls<br><br> Kick-off: 15h00<br><br> Venue: Barnard Stadium, Kempton Park<br><br> Referee: Kurt Weaver (USA)<br><br> <br><br> FNB Welwitschias v Xerox Golden Lions<br><br> Kick-off: 19h00<br><br> Venue: Hage Geingob Stadium, Windhoek<br><br> Referee: Pro Legoete<br><br> <br><br> Steval Pumas v Down Touch Griffons<br><br> Kick-off: 19h00<br><br> Venue: Mbombela Stadium, Nelspruit<br><br> Referee: Ben Crouse<br><br> <br><br> Saturday, 7 March<br><br> <br><br> Leopards XV v Assupol Limpopo Blue Bulls<br><br> Kick-off: 16h30<br><br> Venue: Profert Olen Park, Potchefstroom<br><br> Referee: Jason Jaftha<br><br> 2015-03-05 SARU confirms interest in bidding for RWC 2023 http://www.fscheetahs.co.za/news.aspx?newsid=/2810/SARU-confirms-interest-in-bidding-for-RWC-2023 http://www.fscheetahs.co.za The South African Rugby Union (SARU) on Wednesday confirmed its interest in bidding for the 2023 Rugby World Cup, following the announcement of the tender process by World Rugby.<br><br> Jurie Roux, CEO of SARU, reaffirmed the unionandrsquo;s commitment to bring the tournament back to South Africa, on the proviso of the approval of SASCOC andndash; SAandrsquo;s national Olympic Committee andndash; and support of national government.<br><br> "We definitely expect to be bidding to host the 2023 Rugby World Cup andndash; as we have for the past three tournaments," said Roux.<br><br> "By the time the tournament comes round it will be 28 years since Nelson Mandela handed the trophy to Francois Pienaar and I believe that South Africa is hungry to once again host rugbyandrsquo;s greatest occasion.<br><br> "The 1995 Rugby World Cup and the 2010 FIFA World Cup were magnificent occasions for our nation and for the respective sports and the prospect of being able to repeat those unforgettable occasions is very exciting.<br><br> "Bidding will mean a lot of hard work and I am sure the competition will be fierce but this country has a unique experience to offer the gameandrsquo;s travelling supporters."<br><br> World Rugby announced the key dates for bidding would be:<br><br> 14 May, 2015 andndash; Window opens for unions to submit Expressions of Interest 15 June, 2015 andndash; Expression of Interest period ends May 2016 andndash; Tender documentation released June 2016 andndash; Deadline for confirmation of intention to tender May 2017 andndash; Announcement of 2023 Rugby World Cup host World Rugby Chairman Bernard Lapasset said: "Rugby World Cup is one of the worldandrsquo;s most recognisable and popular major sports events. With a six-week global shop window, upwards of 500,000 international visitors, multiple sporting, social and tourism benefits, economic benefits of up to andpound;2 billion (R36bn) and minimal infrastructure overlay, it is also an attractive event for potential hosts.<br><br> "Todayandrsquo;s announcement is great news for Rugby World Cup and for our member unions. The host selection process gives unions a clear timetable to consult with relevant stakeholders, including national and regional government, deliver feasibility studies and hone their bids to host an event that truly delivers the platform to promote and grow rugby around the world."<br><br> 2015-03-05 Saterdag Jaco se 50 Super-wedstryd http://www.fscheetahs.co.za/news.aspx?newsid=/2809/Saterdag-Jaco-se-50-Super-wedstryd http://www.fscheetahs.co.za Jaco Peyper, Cheetahland se internasionale skeidsregter wat die afgelope Saterdag in die Sesnasie-kragmeting tussen Frankryk en Wallis in Stade de France in Parys in sy 20e toets as blaser opgetree het, bereik komende Saterdag met die Super-derbywedstryd tussen die Stormers en die Haaie op Nuweland in Kaapstad nandoacute;g andlsquo;n mylpaal in sy loopbaan wanneer hy in sy 50e Super-wedstryd sal optree.<br><br> <br><br> Jaco word daarmee die 12de skeidsregter sedert 1996 wat in 50 of meer Super-wedstryde as skeidsregter opgetree het. Sy debuut was met andlsquo;n Super-wedstryd op 8 Mei 2009 andndash; 5 dae voor sy 29e verjaarsdag andndash; tussen die Leeus en die Highlanders op Ellispark in Johannesburg.<br><br> <br><br> Die 34-jarige Jaco is diandeacute; Vrystater wat in die meeste toetse (20) en die meeste Super-wedstryde (nandaacute; Saterdag 50 dan) as skeidsregter opgetree het.<br><br> <br><br> Intussen is dit ook vroeg vandag bekend gemaak dat mnr. Stuart Berry, wat verlede jaar twee Toyota Cheetah-Superwedstryde beheer het, Saterdag om 17:05 die fluitjie die kragmeting tussen die Toyota Cheetahs en die Bulle in die Vrystaat-stadion sal blaas. <br><br> 2015-03-04 Toyota Cheetahs vs Vodacom Bulls http://www.fscheetahs.co.za/news.aspx?newsid=/2808/Toyota-Cheetahs-vs-Vodacom-Bulls http://www.fscheetahs.co.za Die Toyota Cheetahs en die Bulls meet op Saterdag, 7 Maat om 17:05 kragte in andlsquo;n Vodacom SupeRugby wedstryd in die Vrystaat Stadion. Hekke open om 15:00. <br><br> Almal is welkom by die Sparta Braai Area! Koop en braai self jou vleis soos jy daarvan hou. Wickus van der Merwe tree na die wedstryd by die Castle Deck op.<br><br> Kaartjies vir die hoofpaviljoen kos R80, R60 vir volwassenes op die ooppaviljoen en R20 vir studente en skoliere. Kaartjies is beskikbaar by die kaartjiekantoor by Hek 8 in die Vrystaat Stadion, asook aanlyn op www.fscheetahs.co.za<br><br> <br><br> Toyota Cheetahs vs Bulls <br><br> Saturday, 7 March 2015 - 17:05 - Free State Stadium,<br><br> No.<br><br> Position<br><br> name<br><br> 1<br><br> LOOSEHEAD PROP<br><br> Danie Mienie<br><br> 2<br><br> HOOKER<br><br> Torsten van Jaarsveld<br><br> 3<br><br> TIGHTHEAD PROP<br><br> Coenie Oosthuizen<br><br> 4<br><br> LEFT LOCK<br><br> Carl Wegner<br><br> 5<br><br> RIGHT LOCK<br><br> Francois Uys (C )<br><br> 6<br><br> LEFT FLANKER<br><br> Boom Prinsloo<br><br> 7<br><br> RIGHT FLANKER<br><br> Oupa Mohoje<br><br> 8<br><br> NUMBER EIGHT<br><br> Jean Cook<br><br> 9<br><br> SCRUMHALF<br><br> Sarel Pretorius (VC)<br><br> 10<br><br> FLYHALF<br><br> Joe Petersen<br><br> 11<br><br> LEFT WING<br><br> Raymond Rhule<br><br> 12<br><br> INSIDE CENTRE<br><br> Michael van der Spuy<br><br> 13<br><br> OUTSIDE CENTRE<br><br> Francois Venter<br><br> 14<br><br> RIGHT WING<br><br> Cornal Hendricks<br><br> 15<br><br> FULLBACK<br><br> Willie le Roux<br><br> Replacements: <br><br> <br><br> 16.<br><br> RESERVE<br><br> Stephan Coetzee<br><br> 17.<br><br> RESERVE<br><br> BG Uys<br><br> 18.<br><br> RESERVE<br><br> Maks van Dyk<br><br> 19.<br><br> RESERVE<br><br> Tienie Burger<br><br> 20.<br><br> RESERVE<br><br> Steven Sykes<br><br> 21.<br><br> RESERVE<br><br> Tian Meyer<br><br> 22.<br><br> RESERVE<br><br> Willie du Plessis<br><br> 23.<br><br> RESERVE<br><br> Johann Sadie<br><br> <br><br> Toyota Cheetahs vs Vodacom Bulls <br><br> The their second Vodacom SupeRugby home game of the season, the Toyota Cheetahs will be taking on the Bulls this Saturday at 17:05. Gates open at 15:00. <br><br> Everyone is welcome at the Sparta Braai Area andndash; come and buy a steak and braai it yourself. Wickus van der Merwe will provide entertainment on the Castle Deck after the match. <br><br> Ticket prices: <br><br> R80 andndash; Main Stand, R60 andndash; Open Stand (adults) and R20 for students and kids.<br><br> Tickets can be purchased online at www.fscheetahs.co.za or at the Ticket office at Gate 8 (Att Horak Avenue) at the Free State Stadium <br><br> <br><br> Previous encounters: <br><br> (Toyota Cheetah scores mentioned first)<br><br> Cheetahs vs Bulls<br><br> Date<br><br> Venue<br><br> Result<br><br> Tries<br><br> 10/2/2006<br><br> Free State Stadium, Bloemfontein<br><br> 18-30<br><br> 2-4<br><br> 10/2/2007<br><br> Loftus Versfeld, Pretoria<br><br> 20-24<br><br> 2-3<br><br> 17/5/2008<br><br> Free State Stadium, Bloemfontein<br><br> 20-60<br><br> 3-8<br><br> 9/5/2009<br><br> Loftus Versfeld, Pretoria<br><br> 20-29<br><br> 3-4<br><br> 13/2/2010<br><br> Free State Stadium, Bloemfontein<br><br> 34-51<br><br> 3-6<br><br> 25/2/2011<br><br> Free State Stadium, Bloemfontein<br><br> 23-25<br><br> 3-3<br><br> 28/5/2011<br><br> Loftus Versfeld, Pretoria<br><br> 21-32<br><br> 3-4<br><br> 3/3/2012<br><br> Free State Stadium, Bloemfontein<br><br> 19-51<br><br> 1-6<br><br> 30/6/2012<br><br> Loftus Versfeld, Pretoria<br><br> 24-40<br><br> 4-6<br><br> 13/4/2013<br><br> Loftus Versfeld, Pretoria<br><br> 20-26<br><br> 1-2<br><br> 1/6/2013<br><br> Free State Stadium, Bloemfontein<br><br> 25-30<br><br> 3-3<br><br> 21/2/2014<br><br> Free State Stadium, Bloemfontein<br><br> 15-9<br><br> 0-0<br><br> 3/5/2014<br><br> Loftus Versfeld, Pretoria<br><br> 21-26<br><br> 2-2<br><br> Played: 13. Bulls won: 12. Cheetahs won: 1.<br> Points scored - Cheetahs: 280. Bulls: 433.<br> Tries scored - Cheetahs: 30. Bulls: 51.<br> Bullsand#39; average winning score - 33-21.<br><br> <br><br> 2015-03-03 Toyota Cheetah Injury Report http://www.fscheetahs.co.za/news.aspx?newsid=/2807/Toyota-Cheetah-Injury-Report http://www.fscheetahs.co.za Willie Britz andndash; Hamstring strain, out for two to three weeks<br><br> <br><br> Willem Serfontein andndash; ACL reconstructions went well. They are in final phase of rehabilitation. Should be ready for selection in 3-4 weeks.<br><br> <br><br> Elgar Watts - ACL reconstructions went well. They are in final phase of rehabilitation. Should be ready for selection in 3-4 weeks.<br><br> <br><br> Hilton Lobberts andndash; ACL reconstruction went well. Rehabilitation progressing well, but still a few months to go.<br><br> <br><br> Lood De Jager andndash; Operation on his elbow was successful. Should play within three months.<br><br> <br><br> Sergeal Petersen andndash; Jaw fracture healing well. He is in full non-contact training. Can only return to contact in another 6 weeks.<br><br> <br><br> Steven Sykes andndash; Final phase rehabilitation after knee operation in November. Return to play in next few weeks.<br><br> <br><br> Ewald van der Westhuizen andndash; Pinched nerve in neck. Progress is slow.<br><br> <br><br> Armandt Koster andndash; Low back problem resistant to treatment. Seeing a specialist this week.<br><br> 2015-03-03 Ek bestuur nie ‘n bakkie nie, ek bestuur ‘n Hilux. http://www.fscheetahs.co.za/news.aspx?newsid=/2806/Ek-bestuur-nie-n-bakkie-nie,-ek-bestuur-n-Hilux- http://www.fscheetahs.co.za Stuur andlsquo;n foto van foto van jou en jou Hilux en wen 2 kaartjies. Whatsapp of MMS andlsquo;n foto van jouself en jou Hilux met jou naam, telefoon nommer en jaar model met kilometer lesing na 084 015 0032. Ons sal die fotos op die Toyota Cheetah se webblad en Facebook blad (CheetahsRugby) laai. <br><br> <br><br> Die foto van jou en jou Hilux gee jou, die Hilux eienaar twee kaartjies na die wedstryd tussen die Toyota Cheetahs en die Bulls op 7 Maart in die Vrystaat Stadion. Jou voertuig mag ook gekies word om in die stadion vertoon te word met andlsquo;n rit om die veld voordat die wedstryd begin.<br><br> <br><br> Doel van die projek is om spesiale Hilux modelle te vind. Ons is opsoek na die oudste, Hilux, die Hilux met die meeste kilos op die klok en enige ander interessante Hilux. Vier voertuie sal gekies word om in die vertoon area binne die stadion te staan en hierdie vier Hiluxandrsquo;e sal ook om die veld ry voor die wedstryd om die Cheetahs meisies op die veld te bring.<br><br> <br><br> Kaartjies kan afgehaal word by die Toyota Cheetahs se Kaartjie Kantoor in Att Horak avenue vanaf Vrydag, 6 Maart 2015. <br><br> <br><br> 2015-03-02 Toyota Cheetahs vs Blues http://www.fscheetahs.co.za/news.aspx?newsid=/2805/Toyota-Cheetahs-vs-Blues- http://www.fscheetahs.co.za Toyota Cheetahs vs Blues - Kaino 100 SupeRugby wedstryde<br><br> Jerome Kaino, agtsteman en kaptein van die rugbyspan van die Blues, draf op Vrydag 27 Februarie 2015 in die Super-wedstryd teen die Toyota Cheetahs in die Vrystaat-stadion in Bloemfontein in sy 100e Super-wedstryd op die veld.<br><br> <br><br> Die wedstryd begin om 19:10 en die skeidsregter is mnr. Rohan Hoffman van Australiandeuml;.<br><br> <br><br> Die twee spanne is:<br><br> <br><br> Toyotya Cheetahs: 15 Willie le Roux (51e); 14 Cornal Hendricks, 13 Francois Venter, 12 Michael van der Spuy, 11 Raymond Rhule; 10 Joe Petersen, 9 Sarel Pretorius (sy 82e wedstryd); 8 Willie Britz, 7 Teboho Mohoje, 6 Jean Cook, 5 Francois Uys (kaptein andndash; 51e), 4 Carl Wegner, 3 Coenie Oosthuizen (68e), 2 Torsten van Jaarsveld, 1 Danie Mienie. PLAASVERVANGERS: 16 Stephan Coetzee, 17 BG Uys, 18 Maks van Dyk, 19 Tienie Burger, 20 Boom Prinsloo, 21 Tian Meyer, 22 Willie du Plessis, 23 Johann Sadie.<br><br> <br><br> Blues: 15 Lolagi Visinia; 14 Melani Nanai, 13 Charles Piutau, 12 Hamish Northcott, 11 Tevita Li; 10 Ihaia West, 9 Jimmy Cowan (sy 111e), 8 Jerome Kaino (kaptein andndash; sy 100e), 7 Brendon Oand#39;Connor, 6 Luke Braid, 5 Patrick Tuipulotu, 4 Josh Bekhuis, 3 Charlie Faumuina, 2 James Parsons, 1 Tony Woodcock (sy 142e). PLAASVERVANGERS: 16 Matt Moulds, 17 Ofa Tuand#39;ungafasi, 18 Angus Taand#39;avao, 19 Steven Luatua, 20 Akira Ioane, 21 Jamison Gibson-Park, 22 Simon Hickey, 23 Francis Saili.<br><br> 2015-02-27 20ste Toets vir Peyper http://www.fscheetahs.co.za/news.aspx?newsid=/2804/20ste-Toets-vir-Peyper http://www.fscheetahs.co.za Jaco Peyper, een van die voorste rugbyskeidsregters in die wandecirc;reld, tree Saterdag 28 Februarie 2015 in sy 20ste toets op wanneer hy sake tussen Frankryk en Wallis in die Sesnasie-kompetisie in Stade de France in Parys beheer. Jaco het ook reeds in 49 Super-wedstryde opgetree. Wat baie interessant is die feit dat Steve Strydom, vorige president van die Vrystaatse Rugby-unie, op 15 Maart 1986, die eerste Suid-Afrikaanse skeidsregter was wat in andlsquo;n destydse Vyfnasie-toets andndash; tussen Ierland en Skotland andndash; op Lansdowne Road in Dublin opgetree het andndash; toe Jaco net 10 maande oud was! Steve het destyds in die boikotjare in 11 toetse geblaas. Jaco word op 13 Mei 35 jaar oud.<br><br> <br><br> 2015-02-27 2015 Vodacom SupeRugby kicks off http://www.fscheetahs.co.za/news.aspx?newsid=/2803/2015-Vodacom-SupeRugby-kicks-off- http://www.fscheetahs.co.za Itandrsquo;s the start of Vodacom SupeRugby in Bloemfontein and the encounter between the Toyota Cheetahs and the Blues promises to be a very exciting one. Toyota Free State XV team will be taking on the Griquas in a warm-up game for the Vodacom Cup competition at 17:30. The main match kicks off at 19:10 and gates open at 15:30. <br><br> <br><br> Out of the previous eight encounters between the Cheetahs and the Blues, the Blues won six and the Cheetahs won the last two home games in 2010 and 2013. <br><br> Previous encounters (Toyota Cheetah scores mentioned first):<br><br> <br><br> Year<br><br> Venue<br><br> Score<br><br> 1997<br><br> Bloemfontein<br><br> 15-24<br><br> 2006<br><br> Bloemfontein<br><br> 33-34<br><br> 2007<br><br> Auckland<br><br> 8-26<br><br> 2008<br><br> Bloemfontein<br><br> 26-50<br><br> 2009<br><br> Albany<br><br> 12-46<br><br> 2010<br><br> Bloemfontein<br><br> 36-32<br><br> 2011<br><br> Auckland<br><br> 22-29<br><br> 2013<br><br> Bloemfontein<br><br> 34-13<br><br> 2014<br><br> Auckland<br><br> 30-40<br><br> Points: Toyota Cheetahs 201, Blues 270, Tries: Toyota Cheetahs 26, Blues 33<br><br> <br><br> Everyone is welcome at the Sparta Braai Area andndash; come and buy a steak and braai it yourself. The kick-off of the season will be celebrated form 17:30 the afternoon at the Sparta Braai Area with lots of nice prices like Sparta Steak, Cheetah jerseys and scarfs to be won. Dr Victor and the Rasta Rebels will provide entertainment on the Castle Deck after the match. <br><br> <br><br> Ticket prices: <br><br> R80 andndash; Main Stand (all)<br><br> R60 andndash; Open Stand (adults, students and kids)<br><br> Tickets can be purchased at: <br><br> Online: www.fscheetahs.co.za Ticket office at Gate 8 at the Free State Stadium <br><br> <br><br> <br><br> Eerste Vodacom SupeRugby Tuiswedstryd <br><br> Die eerste Vodacom SupeRugby wedstryd van die seisoen tussen die Toyota Cheetahs en die Blues beloof om andlsquo;n opwindende een te wees! Die Toyota Vrystaat XV span speel om 17:30 teen die Griekwas in andlsquo;n opwarmingswedstryd vir die komende Vodacombeker kompetisie. Die hoofwedstryd skop om 19:10 af en hekke open om 15:30.<br><br> <br><br> Uit die vorige agt kragmetings tussen die Toyota Cheetahs en die Blues, het die Blues ses gewen. Die Cheetahs hul laaste twee tuiswedstryde in 2010 en 2013 gewen. Vorige uitslae (Toyota Cheetahs se telling word deurgaans eerste genoem):<br><br> <br><br> Jaar<br><br> Plek<br><br> Telling<br><br> 1997<br><br> Bloemfontein<br><br> 15-24<br><br> 2006<br><br> Bloemfontein<br><br> 33-34<br><br> 2007<br><br> Auckland<br><br> 8-26<br><br> 2008<br><br> Bloemfontein<br><br> 26-50<br><br> 2009<br><br> Albany<br><br> 12-46<br><br> 2010<br><br> Bloemfontein<br><br> 36-32<br><br> 2011<br><br> Auckland<br><br> 22-29<br><br> 2013<br><br> Bloemfontein<br><br> 34-13<br><br> 2014<br><br> Auckland<br><br> 30-40<br><br> Punte: Toyota Cheetahs 201, Blues 270 Drieandeuml;: Toyota Cheetahs 26, Blues 33<br><br> <br><br> Almal is welkom by die Sparta Braai Area! Koop en braai self jou vleis soos jy daarvan hou. Die afskop van die seisoen word vanaf 17:30 by die Sparta Braai Area gevier en lekker pryse soos Sparta steak, Cheetah truie en serpe kan hier gewen word. Dr Victor and Rasta Rebels tree na die wedstryd by die Castle Deck op.<br><br> Kaartjies vir die hoofpaviljoen kos R80, R60 vir volwassenes op die ooppaviljoen en R20 vir studente en skoliere. Kaartjies is beskikbaar by die kaartjiekantoor by Hek 8 in die Vrystaat Stadion, asook aanlyn op www.fscheetahs.co.za<br><br> <br><br> <br><br> <br><br> <br><br> <br><br> <br><br> Toyota Cheetahs vs Blues <br><br> Friday, 27 February 2015, Free State Stadium, 19:10<br><br> No.<br><br> Position<br><br> name<br><br> 1<br><br> LOOSEHEAD PROP<br><br> Danie Minnie<br><br> 2<br><br> HOOKER<br><br> Torsten van Jaarsveld<br><br> 3<br><br> TIGHTHEAD PROP<br><br> Coenie Oosthuizen<br><br> 4<br><br> LEFT LOCK<br><br> Carl Wegner<br><br> 5<br><br> RIGHT LOCK<br><br> Francois Uys (C )<br><br> 6<br><br> LEFT FLANKER<br><br> Jean Cook<br><br> 7<br><br> RIGHT FLANKER<br><br> Oupa Mohoje<br><br> 8<br><br> NUMBER EIGHT<br><br> Willie Britz<br><br> 9<br><br> SCRUMHALF<br><br> Sarel Pretorius (VC)<br><br> 10<br><br> FLYHALF<br><br> Joe Petersen<br><br> 11<br><br> LEFT WING<br><br> Raymond Rhule<br><br> 12<br><br> INSIDE CENTRE<br><br> Michael van der Spuy<br><br> 13<br><br> OUTSIDE CENTRE<br><br> Francois Venter<br><br> 14<br><br> RIGHT WING<br><br> Cornal Hendricks<br><br> 15<br><br> FULLBACK<br><br> Willie le Roux<br><br> Replacements: <br><br> <br><br> 16.<br><br> RESERVE<br><br> Stephan Coetzee<br><br> 17.<br><br> RESERVE<br><br> BG Uys<br><br> 18.<br><br> RESERVE<br><br> Maks van Dyk<br><br> 19.<br><br> RESERVE<br><br> Tienie Burger<br><br> 20.<br><br> RESERVE<br><br> Boom Prinsloo<br><br> 21.<br><br> RESERVE<br><br> Tian Meyer<br><br> 22.<br><br> RESERVE<br><br> Willie du Plessis<br><br> 23.<br><br> RESERVE<br><br> Johann Sadie<br><br> <br><br> 2015-02-25