UCT power past Belhar

FNB UCT produced a convincing second-half peformance to beat Belhar 58-35 in their WP Super League clash at Accordian Park.

The Ikeys were 28-22 down at half-time, but staged an emphatic comeback to move up to fourth position in the league standings.

The sides were evenly-matched up front, but the strong work from the UCT loose forwards gave their dangerous backline the possession they needed to impose themselves on the opposition.

The hosts made coach Kevin Foote’s team work hard in the opening exchanges but faded in the second half as UCT ran in five tries to secure victory. 

The FNB UCT scorers:
Tries: Graham Knoop 2, Michael Bothma, Paul Cohen, Jason Germishuys, David de Kooker, Dylan Frylinck, Darryn Berry
Cons: Ross Jones-Davies 6
Pens: Jones-Davies 2

FNB UCT: 15 Paul Cohen, 14 David De Kooker, 13 Nicholas Loizedes, 12 Liam Bax, 11 Jason Germishuys, 10 Ross Jones-Davies, 9 Stephen Wallace, 8 James Tatham, 7 Michael Botha, 6 Jourdan Esterhuizen, 5 Graham Knoop, 4 Johannes de Klerk, 3 Digby Webb, 2 Timothy Louw, 1 Christopher Heiberg.
Replacements: 16 Dayne Jans, 17 Wesley Chetty, 18 West Mackintosh, 19 Christopher Roberts, 20 Dylan Frylink, 21 Darryn Berry, 22 AN Other.

WP Super League log
(Under played, won, points)

1. FNB Maties 17, 15, 76
2. Durb-Bell 17, 16, 76
3. Hamiltons 17, 12, 62
4. FNB UCT 17, 9, 48
5. Victorians 17, 8, 44
6. SK-Walmers 17, 8, 43
7. Belhar 18, 5, 29
8. Tygerberg 18, 5, 27
9. False Bay 17, 5, 25
10. Villager 17, 1, 13

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