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Bankfin Nite Series

Bankfin Nite Series 1996

Final results

First phase
Section A
Pos.TeamPtsPldWDLFADiff
1Border6612714475344131Qualified to semifinals
2Mpumalanga Pumas012903395234161
3Eastern Province6112804390171219
4Boland012615470359111
5North West012606358393-35
6Welwitschias0122010147516-369
Points were: 5pts for a victory, 2pts for a draw and 1pt for a lose.
Bonus points were: 1pt for 2 tries, 2pts for 4 tries, 3pts for 6 tries and 4pts for 10 tries.

Interdivisional matches
First phase
01/03/1996Boland - SWD Eagles34-23
01/03/1996Border - Griqualand West22-34
01/03/1996Eastern Province - Free State Cheetahs11-14
01/03/1996Mpumalanga Pumas - Gauteng Falcons23-15
01/03/1996North West - Northern Free State33-20
01/03/1996Welwitschias - Zambesi Sables13-15
08/03/1996Free State Cheetahs - Border86-24
08/03/1996Gauteng Falcons - Boland30-34
08/03/1996Griqualand West - North West52-17
08/03/1996Northern Free State - Mpumalanga Pumas28-32
08/03/1996SWD Eagles - Welwitschias38-13
08/03/1996Zambesi Sables - Eastern Province14-35
15/03/1996Boland - Zambesi Sables96-5
15/03/1996Border - Northern Free State40-23
15/03/1996Eastern Province - Griqualand West6-16
15/03/1996Mpumalanga Pumas - SWD Eagles54-5
15/03/1996North West - Gauteng Falcons42-29
15/03/1996Welwitschias - Free State Cheetahs13-71
22/03/1996Free State Cheetahs - Boland83-22
22/03/1996Gauteng Falcons - Border31-31
22/03/1996Griqualand West - Welwitschias75-0
22/03/1996Northern Free State - Eastern Province15-22
22/03/1996SWD Eagles - North West16-24
22/03/1996Zambesi Sables - Mpumalanga Pumas16-20
26/03/1996Free State Cheetahs - North West63-23
26/03/1996Gauteng Falcons - Welwitschias57-23
26/03/1996Griqualand West - Mpumalanga Pumas22-17
26/03/1996Northern Free State - Boland32-25
26/03/1996SWD Eagles - Eastern Province6-47
26/03/1996Zambesi Sables - Border12-25
29/03/1996Boland - Griqualand West21-23
29/03/1996Border - SWD Eagles48-24
29/03/1996Eastern Province - Gauteng Falcons67-8
29/03/1996Mpumalanga Pumas - Free State Cheetahs27-26
29/03/1996Welwitschias - Northern Free State13-15
02/04/1996North West - Zambesi Sables77-9
12/04/1996Boland - Gauteng Falcons27-27
12/04/1996Border - Free State Cheetahs29-37
12/04/1996Eastern Province - Zambesi Sables64-3
12/04/1996Mpumalanga Pumas - Northern Free State25-23
12/04/1996North West - Griqualand West18-38
12/04/1996Welwitschias - SWD Eagles27-15
19/04/1996Free State Cheetahs - Welwitschias111-7
19/04/1996Gauteng Falcons - North West37-29
19/04/1996Griqualand West - Eastern Province17-14
19/04/1996Northern Free State - Border16-20
19/04/1996SWD Eagles - Mpumalanga Pumas25-54
19/04/1996Zambesi Sables - Boland12-49
26/04/1996Boland - Free State Cheetahs16-36
26/04/1996Border - Gauteng Falcons53-12
26/04/1996Eastern Province - Northern Free State19-13
26/04/1996Mpumalanga Pumas - Zambesi Sables95-13
26/04/1996North West - SWD Eagles28-20
26/04/1996Welwitschias - Griqualand WestUnknown
away team
victory
03/05/1996Free State Cheetahs - Eastern Province35-16
03/05/1996Gauteng Falcons - Mpumalanga Pumas22-23
03/05/1996Griqualand West - Border58-32
03/05/1996Northern Free State - North West54-25
03/05/1996SWD Eagles - Boland12-54
03/05/1996Zambesi Sables - Welwitschias18-19
10/05/1996Boland - Northern Free State66-23
10/05/1996Border - Zambesi Sables85-3
10/05/1996Eastern Province - SWD Eagles64-13
10/05/1996Mpumalanga Pumas - Griqualand West11-16
10/05/1996North West - Free State Cheetahs16-47
10/05/1996Welwitschias - Gauteng Falcons16-46
17/05/1996Free State Cheetahs - Mpumalanga Pumas23-14
17/05/1996Gauteng Falcons - Eastern Province17-25
17/05/1996Griqualand West - Boland53-26
17/05/1996Northern Free State - Welwitschias55-3
17/05/1996SWD Eagles - Border8-66
17/05/1996Zambesi Sables - North West8-26

Section B
Pos.TeamPtsPldWDLFADiff
1Free State Cheetahs84121101632218414Qualified to semifinals
2Griqualand West84121200404184220
3Gauteng Falcons012327331393-62
4Northern Free State012408317323-6
5SWD Eagles0121011205513-308
6Zambesi Sables0121011128604-476
Points were: 5pts for a victory, 2pts for a draw and 1pt for a lose.
Bonus points were: 1pt for 2 tries, 2pts for 4 tries, 3pts for 6 tries and 4pts for 10 tries.

Interdivisional matches
First phase
01/03/1996Boland - SWD Eagles34-23
01/03/1996Border - Griqualand West22-34
01/03/1996Eastern Province - Free State Cheetahs11-14
01/03/1996Mpumalanga Pumas - Gauteng Falcons23-15
01/03/1996North West - Northern Free State33-20
01/03/1996Welwitschias - Zambesi Sables13-15
08/03/1996Free State Cheetahs - Border86-24
08/03/1996Gauteng Falcons - Boland30-34
08/03/1996Griqualand West - North West52-17
08/03/1996Northern Free State - Mpumalanga Pumas28-32
08/03/1996SWD Eagles - Welwitschias38-13
08/03/1996Zambesi Sables - Eastern Province14-35
15/03/1996Boland - Zambesi Sables96-5
15/03/1996Border - Northern Free State40-23
15/03/1996Eastern Province - Griqualand West6-16
15/03/1996Mpumalanga Pumas - SWD Eagles54-5
15/03/1996North West - Gauteng Falcons42-29
15/03/1996Welwitschias - Free State Cheetahs13-71
22/03/1996Free State Cheetahs - Boland83-22
22/03/1996Gauteng Falcons - Border31-31
22/03/1996Griqualand West - Welwitschias75-0
22/03/1996Northern Free State - Eastern Province15-22
22/03/1996SWD Eagles - North West16-24
22/03/1996Zambesi Sables - Mpumalanga Pumas16-20
26/03/1996Free State Cheetahs - North West63-23
26/03/1996Gauteng Falcons - Welwitschias57-23
26/03/1996Griqualand West - Mpumalanga Pumas22-17
26/03/1996Northern Free State - Boland32-25
26/03/1996SWD Eagles - Eastern Province6-47
26/03/1996Zambesi Sables - Border12-25
29/03/1996Boland - Griqualand West21-23
29/03/1996Border - SWD Eagles48-24
29/03/1996Eastern Province - Gauteng Falcons67-8
29/03/1996Mpumalanga Pumas - Free State Cheetahs27-26
29/03/1996Welwitschias - Northern Free State13-15
02/04/1996North West - Zambesi Sables77-9
12/04/1996Boland - Gauteng Falcons27-27
12/04/1996Border - Free State Cheetahs29-37
12/04/1996Eastern Province - Zambesi Sables64-3
12/04/1996Mpumalanga Pumas - Northern Free State25-23
12/04/1996North West - Griqualand West18-38
12/04/1996Welwitschias - SWD Eagles27-15
19/04/1996Free State Cheetahs - Welwitschias111-7
19/04/1996Gauteng Falcons - North West37-29
19/04/1996Griqualand West - Eastern Province17-14
19/04/1996Northern Free State - Border16-20
19/04/1996SWD Eagles - Mpumalanga Pumas25-54
19/04/1996Zambesi Sables - Boland12-49
26/04/1996Boland - Free State Cheetahs16-36
26/04/1996Border - Gauteng Falcons53-12
26/04/1996Eastern Province - Northern Free State19-13
26/04/1996Mpumalanga Pumas - Zambesi Sables95-13
26/04/1996North West - SWD Eagles28-20
26/04/1996Welwitschias - Griqualand WestUnknown
away team
victory
03/05/1996Free State Cheetahs - Eastern Province35-16
03/05/1996Gauteng Falcons - Mpumalanga Pumas22-23
03/05/1996Griqualand West - Border58-32
03/05/1996Northern Free State - North West54-25
03/05/1996SWD Eagles - Boland12-54
03/05/1996Zambesi Sables - Welwitschias18-19
10/05/1996Boland - Northern Free State66-23
10/05/1996Border - Zambesi Sables85-3
10/05/1996Eastern Province - SWD Eagles64-13
10/05/1996Mpumalanga Pumas - Griqualand West11-16
10/05/1996North West - Free State Cheetahs16-47
10/05/1996Welwitschias - Gauteng Falcons16-46
17/05/1996Free State Cheetahs - Mpumalanga Pumas23-14
17/05/1996Gauteng Falcons - Eastern Province17-25
17/05/1996Griqualand West - Boland53-26
17/05/1996Northern Free State - Welwitschias55-3
17/05/1996SWD Eagles - Border8-66
17/05/1996Zambesi Sables - North West8-26

Final phase
SemifinalsFinal
Free State Cheetahs
22/05/1996 - 52-7Free State Cheetahs
24/05/1996 - 46-34
Mpumalanga PumasFree State Cheetahs
Border
22/05/1996 - 20-8
Border
Griqualand West