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Golden Lions

Currie Cup | Loftus Versfeld
17:10 (GMT) | 06-09-2014
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FULLTIME! The Bulls pull off a shock 10 point win over the more fancied Lions
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Potgieter slots the conversion
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TRY!!!! The maul is set and they rumble their way over the line!!! Hattingh emerges with the ball
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PENALTY! The Lions are penalised for scrumming up intentionally. The Bulls opt to put the ball into touch
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Combrinck adds the extra points
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TRY!!! Muller gets the Lions another try after Smith took a quick tap from a penalty
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It's all the Lions at the moment! The Bulls can't get their hands on the ball for long enough. Lions with a line-out on the Bulls 22
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Combrink makes no mistake and adds the extra points
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Smith straightens the attack and gets over the line for the Lions' first try of the match
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The maul is set and they make their way 2 metres from the try line
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Lions are on the attack again inside Bulls territory. It's going to be a 5 metre line-out for the Lions
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It all comes to nothing as they are penalised for an accidental offside and the Bulls will have the put in to a scrum 7 metres from their try line
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Lions maintaining possession close to the Bulls try-line but the home side is resilient in defence
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Nothing comes of it but the Lions will have the feed to a scrum on the 5 metre line
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PENALTY! Lions opt to put the ball into touch and have a line-out 6 metres from the Bulls try-line
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The Lions maintain possession for some time and are slowly making their way into the Bulls' territory
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YELLOW CARD! Dreyer is sent to the bin for repeated infringements in the maul
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Easy conversion for Potgieter
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TRY!!! They set another maul from the line-out and Odendaal crosses the line from a stab through by Potgieter
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The Bulls have a stampede (maul) going and the Lions are penalised for a side entry. Potgieter goes for touch this time around
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Potgieter slots the kick and gets the first points of the second half
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PENALTY! A rare infringement from the Lions front row. Bulls will have a shot at goal from 38 metres
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Scrappy start to the second half as both teams aren't able to retain possession to launch an attack
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The Bulls gets the second half underway

Half Time

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HALFTIME! The Lions attempted to get up field and add extra points to their total but were stopped in their tracks by the Bulls' defence
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PENALTY! It's a game littered with errors and penalties in kickable areas. This time the Lions fail to release the ball at ruck time on their 10 metre line but Potgieter misses the attempt
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Greyling is having a tough time keeping his bind and gives away another penalty
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Scrum to the Lions just outside their 22
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He maintains his 100% kicking record as the ball sails over the crossbar
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PENALTY! The Lions make their way up field and into the Bulls half of the field. Combrink will attempt to add the three points
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Potgieter easily slots the shot at goal
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PENALTY! The Lions collapse a maul set by the Bulls just outside their 22
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He makes no mistake in adding the three points
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PENALTY! Greyling is penalised once again at scrum time. Combrink will have a shot at goal
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Potgieter adds the extra points
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TRY!!!! Beyers gets the first try of the match following a patient build-up by the Bulls
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Hutting picks up a loose Cronje pass and gets the Bulls up to the halfway line. They make their way into the Lions' 22
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The Lions find themselves inside the Bulls 22
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Potgieter makes no mistake and gives the Bulls the lead
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PENALTY! Hanekom enters the ruck from the side to hand the Bulls a chance to take the lead
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Potgieter slots this one and we are level once again
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PENALTY! Van der Merwe loses his bind in the scrum and gives the Bulls a chance to draw level from 27 metres
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He misses the kick from 20 metres out
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PENALTY! The Lions are caught offside and Potgieter will have a chance to level matters once again
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The Bulls have front foot ball on the Lions 22
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Combrink makes no mistake and the Lions regain the lead
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PENALTY! Lions will have another attempt at goal after Stegmann failed to release the tackled player
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Potgieter slots his first kick at goals
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PENALTY! Bulls have a chance to level matters from 30 metres out
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He easily slots the kick to hand the Lions an early lead
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Greyling loses his bind and the Lions have a chance to take an early lead. Combrink will have a shot at goal
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Kriel charges down Potgieter kick and fumbles the ball as he attempted to ground the ball! TMO decision says he knocked the ball on! 5 metre scrum to the Bulls
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KICK-OFF! The Lions gets the match underway
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The Bulls will be hoping to get themselves away from the bottom half of the table while the Lions are looking for their fourth win of the campaign
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Welcome to the final match of Round Five and it's a big one! The Bulls host the Lions
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Blue Bulls
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Golden Lions
  • 15 Warrick Gelant
  • 14 Travis Ismaiel
  • 13 Burger Odendaal
  • 12 JT Jackson
  • 11 Johnny Kotze
  • 10 Marnitz Boshoff
  • 9 Ivan van Zyl
  • 8 Nick de Jager
  • 7 Tim Agaba
  • 6 Marco Van Staden
  • 5 Aston Fortuin
  • 4 Ruben van Heerden
  • 3 Conraad van Vuuren
  • 2 Edgar Marutlulle
  • 1 Pierre Schoeman
  • 23 John-Roy Jenkinson
  • 22 Duncan Matthews
  • 21 Tony Jantjies
  • 20 Piet van Zyl
  • 19 Jano Venter
  • 18 Jannes Kirsten
  • 17 Lizo Gqoboka
  • 16 Johan Grobbelaar
  • 15 Andries Coetzee
  • 14 Aphiwe Dyantyi
  • 13 Rohan Janse van Rensburg
  • 12 Harold Voster
  • 11 Courtnall Skosan
  • 10 Jaco van der Walt
  • 9 Ross Cronje
  • 8 Albertus Smith
  • 7 Cyle Brink
  • 6 :\Len Massyn
  • 5 Marvin Orie
  • 4 Andries Ferreira
  • 3 Jacobie Adriaanse
  • 2 Robbie Coetzee
  • 1 Jacques van Rooyen
  • 23 Robert Kruger
  • 22 Ashlon Davids
  • 21 Sylvian Mahuza
  • 20 Marco Jansen van Vuuren
  • 19 Rhyno Herbst
  • 18 Ruan Dreyer
  • 17 Dylan Smith
  • 16 Malcolm Marx
Burger Odendaal (50min)
Albertus Smith (69min)
Ruan Dreyer (53min)
VENUE Loftus Versfeld
REFEREE Marius van der Westhuizen