Fantasy Rugby Scout Pre-Season Picks – Cheetahs

The Cheetahs are plundered by the bigger unions every season. However, there’s always some gold left behind in Bloem to give the farmers hope that the glory year of 2013 might return. Boom Prinsloo – Blows a bit hot and cold, but has the potential to make it rain. Last season the Cheetahs captain scored eight tries […]

Upset number 2: Sharks vs Cheetahs

Sharks 29 – 35 Cheetahs  The Cheetahs side, having lost their inspirational captain Adriaan Strauss went to the Shark tank as rank underdogs. The home side looked settled and experienced. On paper that is. The Cheetahs unsettled the home side early on and ran them ragged. The visitors won 35-29, picking up a bonus point win […]

Super Rugby Team Profile – Cheetahs

Cheetahs squad The Cheetahs squad has been decimated this season losing inspirational Captain Adriaan Strauss who’s taken the pie eating Trevor Nyakane with him to the Bulls. The Bloem franchise have also lost Lappies Labuschagne, Philip van der Walt, Johan Goosen and Hennie Daniller. To add injury to insult, Sergeal Peterson, Elgar Watts & Willem […]