Western Province on Friday continued their dominance in the Southern Amateur Provincial Championship (APPC) in Humansdorp in the Eastern Cape by defeating SWD 13-7 to defend their title.
The Cape side registered a 28-19 victory against SWD in the 2013 final, and also won the title in 2012.
Western Province were tested throughout the clash by the determined SWD outfit, which resulted in a thrilling final. But their ability to make better use of their point-scoring chances earned them the narrow victory.
EP Urban won the Plate Final after they thrashed their Rural counterparts 51-7, while Boland finished the tournament in third place following an impressive 67-5 victory against Border. The Wellington side were dominant from the outset thanks to an impressive attacking display, which they supported with a solid defensive effort.
In the other match Border Rural outplayed EP Invitational 51-29.
APC South final results:
- Western Province 13-7 SWD (Final)
- EP Urban 51-7 EP Rural (Plate Final)
- Boland 67-5 Border (3rd/4th place playoff)
- Border Rural 51-29 EP Invitational (7th/8th place playoff)
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