Kempton Park - The Boland Cavaliers scored a converted try in the final minute of play to snatch a nailbiting 24-22 (half-time 10-10) win over the Valke in their Currie Cup qualifier at the Barnard Stadium in Kempton Park on Friday.
Boland had been staring down the barrel as they trailed 22-10 with nine minutes of the contest left.
Tries: Shane Kirkwood, Anrich Richter, Etienne Taljaard
Conversions: Karlo Aspeling (2)
Tries: Ryan Nell (2), Zandre Jordaan
Conversions: Nico Scheepers (2), Theuns Kotze
The Boland Cavaliers brushed aside the Leopards with a bonus-point 43-31 (halftime 24-12) victory in their provincial tournament clash at the Johann du Randt Stadium in Potchefstroom on Saturday.
The victory lifts the Cavaliers up to second on the log with 15 points while the Leopards are languishing third-from-bottom with just six points from four matches as the visitors ran in six tries to the five of their hosts.
Leopards – Tries: Johan Deysel (2), Jeandre Rudolph (2), Gene Willemse; Conversions: Schalk Hugo, Benhard Janse van Renseburg (2).
Boland Kavaliers – Tries: Sergio Torrens (2), Theuns Kotze, Ryan Nel, Christopher Bosch, Edwin Sass; Conversions: Kotze (5); Penalty: Kotze.