FNB Classic Clash – Sasolburg vs Sasolburg HTS – 28 May 2016



Sasolburg HS 12-20 HTS Sasolburg

HTS Sasolburg showed their dominance early in the first half. The hosts gave the opposition no chance to build momentum, as they ran in three unanswered tries through Tebello Thula, Thato Mofokeng and Cheslyn Jafta.

Naigan Wolmarans successfully kicked one conversion and that proved to be the only points of the half, as the hosts took a 17-0 lead to the change room.

Sasolburg HS came out more attack minded in the second half and managed to break through the hosts’ defense for their first points on the board. Lebo Lethale and Johny van der Merwe grabbed the tries while Jacques van der Heever was able to slot just one conversion to reduce the hosts’ lead to five points.

However, HTS Sasolburg were awarded a penalty and Wolmarans stepped up, held his nerve and extended his team lead to ensure the match ended 20-12 in favour of HTS Sasolburg.


For Sasolburg HS:

Tries: Lebo Lethale, Johny van der Merwe

Con: Jacques van der Heever

For HTS Sasolburg:

Tries: Tebello Thulo, Thato Mofokeng, Cheslyn Jafta

Con: Naigan Wolmarans

Pen: Naigan Wolmarans