Landbou v Paul Roos - 9 v 8

Fri, 11 Aug 2017 11:29
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SCHOOLS PREVIEW: Boland Landbou are two evenly balanced teams, making for a great contest between two of the top teams in the country.

It's not a long way from Stellenbosch to Landbou's farm at Agter-Paarl and the two teams are even closer on the Schools Top 20 rankings. At present Paul Roos are ranked eighth, Landbou ninth. 

Season So Far

Boland Landbou have won 10 of their 15 matches this season, Paul Roos 11 of their 15. Boland Landbou have played seven times against teams ranked on the Top 20, Paul Roos nine times.

Results against Common Opponents

Bishops: Boland Landbou won 48-14; Paul Roos won 32-30
SACS: Boland Landbou lost 22-15; Paul Roos won 29-24
Paarl Gim: Boland Landbou won 24-15; Paul Roos lost 20-19
Rondebosch: Boland Landbou won 29-14; Paul Roos won 52-15
Wynberg: Boland Landbou won 62-17; Paul Roos won 31-7
Paarl Boys' High: Boland Landbou lost 38-33; Paul Roos lost 21-9


Both schools' players are eligible for Western Province teams.

Craven Week

Boland Landbou: Duren Hoffman 

Paul Roos: Rufus Dercksen, Tristan Leitch, Alex Mbete,  Gerardo Jaar 

Academy Week

Boland Landbou: Herman le Roux (captain)

Date: 12 August 2017
1st XV kick-off: 12.00
Live Streaming: 12.00; connect through Rugby365
Venue: Boland Landbou
Expected weather conditions: Partly cloudy, no rain, high of 15°C, low of 3°C

Rugby Programme

08.20: 4th XV 
09.30: 3rd XV
10.40: 2nd XV
12.00: 1st XV

08.20: Under-14C
09.30: 5th XV
10.40: 6th XV vs Paul Roos 7th XV

08.20: Under-16B 
09.30: Under-16A 
10.40: Under-16C vs Paul Roos E 

08.20: Under-15C
09.30: Under-15B
10.40: Under-15A

08.20: Under-14A 
09.30: Under-14B 
10.40: Under-14D