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FNB Shimlas 26
25 FNB UJ
26
Score
25
Full Time
09.03.2020
Shimla Park


Running Commentary

Two teams winless teams in the 2020 FNB Varsity Cup season, FNB Shimlas and FNB UJ, meet on Monday in Bloemfontein. Here are the teams:

Teams
FNB Shimlas:
 15 Cham Zondeki, 14 Marnus Boshoff, 13 Janco van Heyningen, 12 JP Duvenage, 11 Charl Pretorius, 10 Tiaan Schutte, 9 Chadd Adams, 8 Bertie de Bod, 7 Jan Rossouw, 6 Mihlali Peter, 5 Keanan Murray, 4 Sibabalo Qoma (captain), 3 Helgard Meyer, 2 Hanno Snyman, 1 Wihan Marais.
Replacements: 16 Carl Wijburg, 17 Bhekinkosi Qaba, 18 Daniël Wessels, 19 Rholane Ncubuka, 20 Janco Cloete, 21 Pieter Williamson, 22 Siyanda Cele, 23 Thabang Mahlasi.
Coach: Hendro Scholtz

FNB UJ: 15 Shaun Williams, 14 Siphiwe Mazibuko, 13 Musawenkosi Tshabalala, 12 Seun Maduna, 11 Tatendaishe Mujawo, 10 PW Steenkamp, 9 Divan Henning, 8 Edwin Jansen (captain), 7 Kwagga van Niekerk, 6 Kelvin Kanenungo, 5 Simon Dionisio, 4 André Meyer, 3 Herman Agenbag, 2 Pierre Rabie, 1 Kayden Kiewit.
Replacements: 16 Hloni Mphuthi, 17 Coenrad Vrey, 18 Ethan Jeffery, 19 Lunga Molele, 20 Phillip Adu Apea, 21 Mpho Kubheka, 22 Siphesihle Radebe, 23 Jonno Viljoen.
Coach: Dewey Swartbooi

The action is underway at Shimla Park. Follow LIVE updates below:

5' TRY! Hanno Snyman (FNB Shimlas)

11' TRY! Hanno Snyman (FNB Shimlas)

12' CON! JP Duvenage (FNB Shimlas)

14' PEN! PW Steenkamp (FNB UJ)

18' PEN! PW Steenkamp (FNB UJ)

26' TRY! Hanno Snyman (FNB Shimlas)

27' CON! JP Duvenage (FNB Shimlas)

35' PEN TRY! (FNB UJ)

It's half-time and the Shimlas lead 19-13, with their hooker Hanno Snyman the star of the show courtesy of his hat-trick. 

44' TRY! Tatendaishe Mujawo (FNB UJ)

53' TRY! Hanno Snyman (FNB Shimlas)

54' CON! JP Duvenage (FNB Shimlas)

65' YC! Bertie de Bod (FNB Shimlas)

79' TRY! Siphesihle Radebe (FNB UJ)

80' CON! Jonno Viljoen (FNB UJ)

A dramatic ending at Shimla Park as UJ score a last-minute converted try but it is not enough to give the visitors the victory, and Shimlas claimed their first 'W' of the season - 26-25.


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