Fans pull up over the line



October 3, 2016
Fans pull up over the line

Ismail, Brandon, 13, and Lee-Ann Agedien of Strand. CREDIT: Jacl Lestrade

Western Province fans can smile now, but they had their hearts in their throats at Newlands on Saturday afternoon, when WP were nearly denied a place in the Currie Cup semifinals by plucky neighbours Boland Kavaliers.

With 10 minutes to play, and trailing 20-28, the home team and fans rallied together to get WP over the line, winning 30-28.

There were more cheers for local rugby fans later in the evening when the Boks beat the Wallabies 18-10.

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