This Saturday the last date of the Super Rugby Unlocked and the first fully South African tournament champion was met: Bulls. The whole of Pretoria crushed 21 to 5 a Pumas to keep the title. On the next turn, Cheetahs closed his participation with a resounding victory by 28 to 9 against Griquas.
In addition, on Friday, the match between Sharks Y Stormers, second in the table and who could snatch the title from Pretoria. However, that match had to be canceled, thus facilitating the Bulls’ title.
BULLS 21 – 5 PUMAS (Saturday)
Bulls had a solid first half that defined the game. At halftime, the local had already scored the 21 points with which the match ended, so it focused on maintaining the result. The tries for the Pretoria team came to the hands of Ardense, Smith and Van Zyl, all converted by the starter, Christopher Smith. In the second half and with the game over, Van Schoor scored the only 5 goals of the visit. Thus, the Bulls were crowned champion and closed their dominant participation in the tournament with 5 wins and 1 loss.
CHEETAHS 28 – GRIQUAS 9 (Saturday)
With an irregular campaign, Cheetas concluded his participation in Super Rugby Unlocked with a resounding victory against Griquas, the only team that did not achieve victories in the tournament. The local started better with Ntsila’s try after a great play by Rosko Specman. However, from the feet of De Beer, the visit would go ahead at half-time by 8-9. Already in the complement, the Bloemfontein team defeated their rival and supported three tries to sentence the story: Mnisi, De Haas, Rudolph were in charge of supporting. Schoeman contributed two penalties for Cheetahs and close the final 28-9.