Fri 27 Jul 2018 | 01:35

Queen's go down to the Sea

Queen's go down to the Sea
Fri 27 Jul 2018 | 01:35
Queen's go down to the Sea

Leaving  cold and windy Queenstown, Queen’s College go down to the sea at  windy but warmer East London to play powerful Selborne College.

It is their second match since high-flying Selborne beat Queen’s 54-0 in Queenstown.

Season So Far

Selborne is having a stellar season, winning 11 of its 13 matches with many of its players in representative side.

Queen’s, on the other hand, have been battling unusually this year, winning just three of their 1`3 matches. But they will always try manfully.

Results Against Common Opponents

Dale: Queen’s lost 29-6 ; Selborne won 47-6
DHS: Queen’s lost 24-7 ; Selborne lost 16-3
Grens: Queen’s won 24-8; Selborne won 73-0
Hudson Park: Queen’s lost 37-22; Selborne won 54-10
Marlow: Queen’s lost 37-31 ; Selborne won 27-18
Stirling: Queen’s won 43-22; Selborne won 31-10 & 64-5


The players from both schools are eligible to play for Border at the Craven Week and the Academy Week.

SA Schools

Selborne: Jacques Goosen, Jarrod Taylor, Thomas Bursey, Sibabalwe Xamlashe, Mnombo Zwelindaba

Craven Week

Selborne: Siba Xamlashe (captain), Jarrod Ramsay, Mnombo Zwelindaba, Mntungwa Mapantsela, Jordan Janse van Rensburg, Thomas Bursey, Troy Mynhardt, Jarrod Taylor, Shakeel Naidoo, Jacques Goosen, Akalinekeli Dlakavu

Academy Week

Queen’s: Oscar Nogqala, Chumani Gatyeni, Siya Tyulu, Enrique Oranje

Selborne: Keegan Mcloughlin, Loyiso Peteni


Queen’s College: 15 Sivuyisiwe Mdingi, 14 Sixolile Lumko, 13 Mandilakhe Sibeko, 12 Enrique Oranje (captain), 11 Siya Tyulu, 10 Sinethemba Tshunungwa, 9 Aviwe Kanuka, 8 Chumani Gatyeni, 7 Odwa Mkefa, 6 Euan de Jager, 5 Samkelisiwe Mxabangeli, 4 Sven Sorensen, 3 Ali Gqaza, 2 Tyrone Lottering, 1 Oscar Nogqala

Selborne College: 15 Siba Xamlashe (captain), 14 Jarrod Ramsay, 13 Likhaya Tengimfene, 12 Mnombo Zwelindaba, 11 Mntungwa Mapantsela, 10 Jordan Janse van Rensburg, 9 Thomas Bursey, 8 Rayden Masters, 7 Troy Mynhardt, 6 Dean Stokes, 5 Grant Pretorius, 4 Jarrod Taylor, 3 Shakeel Naidoo, 2 Jacques Goosen, 1 Akalinekeli Dlakavu

Date: 28 Ju;ly 2018
1st XV kick-off: 14.45
Live television broadcast: SuperSport channel 210
Venue: Selborne College, East London
Expected weather conditions: Partly cloudy with a high of 21°C and a low of 11°C

Rugby Programme – 28 July 2018

A Field
09.00: Under-14A A
10.00: Under-15A A
11.00: Under-16A A
12.10: 3rd XV
13.20: 2nd XV
14.45: 1st XV

B Field
08.50: 6th XV
09.55: 5th XV
11.00: 4th XV
12.10: Under-16C

C Field
08.50: Under-16B
10.00: Under-14C
11.00: Under-14B
12.00: Under-15C
13.00: Under-15B

PV: 340

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