FNB CPUT scored two victories this previous weekend, triumphing over the FNB TUT Vikings on Friday and beating FNB DUT on Sunday.
On Friday, the defending champions outclassed the FNB TUT Vikings to assert a 47-10 bonus-point victory in spherical three at Tuks Stadium.
FNB CPUT have been in cruise management for a lot of the competition. Their scrum and maul fired, they usually managed to convert that dominance into a 19-3 lead inside 20 minutes.
Flyhalf Mauritz Maritz transformed his personal strive on the stroke of half-time to present FNB TUT some hope. At that stage, FNB CPUT skipper Siyasanga Ngubelanga was within the sin bin, and the Vikings have been ready to money in on their numerical benefit. A reckless piece of play by wing Wandile Shabalala, nonetheless, resulted in a yellow card for FNB TUT. FNB CPUT touched down after that transgression to safe the four-try bonus level and reassert their dominance.
They went on to attain one other three tries, together with an end-to end effort in the final minute.
On Sunday FNB CPUT made wholesale modifications to the workforce that outplayed the FNB TUT Vikings on Friday but have been nonetheless capable of declare a snug 36-3 win towards FNB DUT.
Outside centre Iwaan Bloys and left wing Keenan Williams scored first-quarter tries for the defending champions. Nonetheless, FNB DUT dominated the subsequent interval of play and deserved greater than only a penalty objective from flyhalf Minenhle Siwela for his or her efforts. Having survived a prolonged onslaught on their tryline, FNB CPUT completed the primary half with a flourish as Bloys’ second strive gave them a 17-3 lead on the break.
The third quarter was a scrappy affair, with each groups shedding gamers to yellow playing cards (FNB DUT substitute prop Pernel Ngubo and FNB CPUT fullback Keano Cookson). It was nonetheless 14 on 14 when substitute flyhalf Feghon-Leigh Snyders scored FNB CPUT’s bonus-point strive within the left nook.
With each groups restored to fifteen males, the Cape City college students crossed for 2 extra tries so as to add some gloss to the scoreline.
FNB Varsity Defend Spherical 3 outcomes and scorers:
FNB CPUT 47 (19) – Tries: Iwaan Bloys, Joshua Paris, Siyasanga Ngubelanga, Roland van der Heever, Darren Alexander, Keano Cookson, Christopher Andrews. Conversions: Feghon-Leigh Snyders (6).
FNB TUT Vikings 10 (10) – Attempt: Mauritz Maritz. Conversion: Maritz. Penalty: Maritz.
FNB Participant That Rocks: Joshua Paris (FNB CPUT)
FNB Varsity Defend Spherical 4 outcomes and scorers:
FNB DUT 3 (3) – Penalty: Minenhle Siwela.
FNB CPUT 36 (17) – Tries: Iwaan Bloys (2), Keenan Williams, Feghon-Leigh Snyders, Hugan Engelbrecht, Keanan Solomons. Conversions: Keano Cookson, Feghon-Leigh Snyders (2).
FNB Participant That Rocks: Iwaan Bloys (FNB CPUT)
FNB CPUT will tackle the FNB UFH Blues on the CPUT Sports activities Stadium at 19h00 on 1 April.
Written by Varsity Defend