Boland shock Sharks

Boland beat the Sharks XV 21-19 in a closely-contested Vodacom Cup match played on Saturday.

The Sharks XV led 16-8 at the break, but the second half belonged to the Kavaliers. Flyhalf Ricardo Croy reduced the deficit with a cool goal-kicking display before Brendan April scored a cracking individual try.

Results from the weekend see the Blue Bulls topping the North section while a win over the Pampas XV has ensured WP lead the South section.

Vodacom Cup results:
SWD Eagles 25 EP Kings 27
Griffons 19 Leopards 30
Blue Bulls 49 Valke 8
Boland 21 Sharks XV 19
Griquas 30 Golden Lions 35
Free State XV 36 Border 28
WP 20 Pampas XV 16