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# cheetahs - Saturday 26 October, 2019

Tom Farrell's stoppage-time try sees Connacht clinch bonus point win against Cheetahs

Andy Friend’s side coughed up a nine point lead but pushed late for a dramatic win on Saturday.

# cheetahs - Friday 4 October, 2019

'Not a new boy any more,' Ulster out-half Burns hoping to relive 2018 South Africa heroics

The northern province face the Cheetahs in Bloemfontein tomorrow.

# cheetahs - Wednesday 10 July, 2019

Major coup for Pro14 outfit Cheetahs as Pienaar returns home

The former Ulster scrum-half has signed for the South African side after a spell in France with Montpellier.

# cheetahs - Monday 15 April, 2019

Pro14 open to further expansion but Pumas and Griquas won't be joining

Adding two teams to make a Pro16 is one potential avenue for the league in the coming years.

# cheetahs - Friday 1 March, 2019

Leinster fail to fire but do more than enough to tame the Cheetahs

Leo Cullen’s side huffed and puffed through a disjointed game but made it seven straight wins.

Cheetahs centre apologises to Connacht's Fainga’a after disgusting act of foul play

Nico Lee emptied the contents of his nose onto the Connacht flanker’s face during their recent Pro14 meeting.

# cheetahs - Thursday 28 February, 2019

Ruddock returns from injury as Cullen makes nine changes for Cheetahs

The Ireland flanker has shaken off a hamstring injury and will look to get minutes under his belt at the RDS on Friday night.

# cheetahs - Wednesday 20 February, 2019

13-week ban for Cheetahs player who cleared nose onto face of Connacht player

‘It is difficult to imagine how an act of foul play of this sort could be worse,’ said the disciplinary panel.

# cheetahs - Saturday 16 February, 2019

Late try from Jarrad Butler sees Connacht past Cheetahs and into third spot

A late penalty from Jack Carty and an even later try from Butler saw Andy Friend’s men prevail.

# cheetahs - Friday 15 February, 2019

Marmion on the bench as Connacht get international injection for Cheetahs clash

Dillane, Blade, Carty and Farrell all start for Connacht on Saturday evening.

# cheetahs - Friday 30 November, 2018

Five changes to Connacht side bidding for back-to-back wins in South Africa

After defeating Southern Kings last weekend, Andy Friend’s men take on the Cheetahs tomorrow afternoon.

# cheetahs - Sunday 4 November, 2018

Late Haley try earns Munster first away win of the season in Bloemfontein

Haley and Rory Scannell scored late on as Johann van Graan’s side recorded an important victory over the Cheetahs.

# cheetahs - Friday 2 November, 2018

Johnston handed first Pro14 start at out-half as Bleyendaal captains Munster

Johann van Graan has named his team for Sunday’s Pro14 clash against the Cheetahs.

# cheetahs - Friday 21 September, 2018

Late Speight try earns dramatic draw on top of bonus point for Ulster against Cheetahs

Dan McFarland’s men left Bloemfontein with three points after a 10-try thriller.

# cheetahs - Wednesday 19 September, 2018

'It's not an easy place to come' - Payne knows big task in prospect as Ulster travel to Bloemfontein

Ulster defence coach Jared Payne knows his side face a tough trip to South Africa to take on the Cheetahs.

# cheetahs - Tuesday 4 September, 2018

Analysis: Carbery debut gives Munster fans a glimpse of out-half's skills

The 22-year-old provided the assist for Dave O’Callaghan’s try at Thomond Park.

# cheetahs - Sunday 2 September, 2018

'In Munster, there's always going to be competition' - JJ impresses at 10

The 26-year-old will be battling with Joey Carbery for the out-half slot at Munster.

# cheetahs - Saturday 1 September, 2018

Munster happy with Carbery debut as scrum-half Cronin shines

The former Leinster out-half got a rousing reception at Thomond Park.

Carbery debuts as Munster start season with six-try win over Cheetahs

Darren Sweetnam was man of the match for Johann van Graan’s team.

# cheetahs - Wednesday 18 April, 2018

'Munster's support won the hearts of South Africans, the way they follow their team'

Johann van Graan is pleased with how Munster’s tour prepared them to take on Racing 92 this weekend.

# cheetahs - Thursday 12 April, 2018

Springbok out-half Goosen returns from 'retirement' against Munster

The 25-year-old comes straight into the Cheetahs’ 10 shirt.

Zebo returns at fullback as Munster mix things up for Cheetahs clash

Captain Peter O’Mahony is also back as Johann van Graan makes nine changes.

# cheetahs - Friday 6 April, 2018

Crucial Pro14 fixture pushed back after Cardiff endure 55-hour journey to South Africa

The Blues have only just arrived in Bloemfontein.

# cheetahs - Tuesday 20 March, 2018

Scarlets bolster back row with addition of Springbok number eight

Uzair Cassiem is moving to the Welsh region from the Cheetahs.

# cheetahs - Saturday 3 March, 2018

Killer blow as Cheetahs edge Connacht at the death with last minute kick

A Niel Marais penalty in the last minute denied Connacht what looked set to be a historic victory in South Africa on Saturday.

'These are moments you can never get back': Muldoon determined to make final matches count

While the rest of the Pro14 schedule has been snowed under, Connacht will face a formidable task at altitude in Bloemfontein.

# cheetahs - Friday 2 March, 2018

Dillane starts for Connacht against Cheetahs in Bloemfontein

The Ireland second row has travelled to South Africa for this weekend’s Pro14 game.

# cheetahs - Thursday 1 March, 2018

Connacht try to settle in heat and altitude while Ireland faces blizzard

‘We don’t have three weeks to acclimatise but we are confident.’

# cheetahs - Saturday 4 November, 2017

Connacht are too quick for the Cheetahs but miss out on bonus point in Galway

Despite a late rally from the guests, Kieran Keane’s side held out.

# cheetahs - Friday 22 September, 2017

Leinster beaten in South Africa as Cullen's men stunned by the Cheetahs

Barry Daly’s hat-trick was in vain as the hosts recorded a famous win.

# cheetahs - Thursday 21 September, 2017

50 up for JVDF as Kiwi pair return for Leinster after South African visa issue

A foot injury will keep James Ryan out of action this week and also for the province’s return to the RDS.

# cheetahs - Friday 8 September, 2017

Munster make one change for Pro14 clash against Cheetahs

Ian Keatley comes in for Tyler Bleyendaal at out-half, while a number of Ireland internationals are named in the replacements.

# cheetahs - Tuesday 29 August, 2017

‘Guys were going crazy phoning agents, saying they want to leave’: Cheetahs keen for relief of northern winter

Moving from Super Rugby to the Pro14 means a 15 month season for the South African teams, but they can at least look forward to a mid-season break in December.

# cheetahs - Thursday 24 August, 2017

Expansion east and west still on the table for Pro14 as they chase TV funds

Germany is becoming an increasingly viable option for Pro14 CEO Martin Anayi.

# cheetahs - Friday 4 August, 2017

South Africa's Cheetahs will travel to Ulster for Pro14 opener

The Cheetahs get their first taste of their new competition on 1 September.

# cheetahs - Friday 7 July, 2017

Pro12-linked Cheetahs and Kings officially cut from Super Rugby and ready for a new international competition

Who’s ready to follow your province to Bloemfontein?

# cheetahs - Saturday 30 April, 2016

Irish international Jamie Hagan makes first Super Rugby start in 10-try thriller Super Rugby This post contains videos

Irish international Jamie Hagan makes first Super Rugby start in 10-try thriller

Blues and Rebels served up a classic while Highlanders ended their losing run.

# cheetahs - Thursday 27 August, 2015

From What would you name these lion and cheetah cubs? In Need Of Names This post contains images

What would you name these lion and cheetah cubs?

Dublin Zoo and Fota Island have some very cute new arrivals.

# cheetahs - Monday 15 July, 2013

Morto for Landman over this lawnmower celebration of disallowed try Too Soon This post contains videos

Morto for Landman over this lawnmower celebration of disallowed try

‘The Lawnmower’: coming to a pre-season training session near you.

# cheetahs - Wednesday 19 October, 2011

From Police hunt dozens of animals escaped from Ohio farm Wild Animals

Police hunt dozens of animals escaped from Ohio farm

Close to 30 of the 48 animals were shot and killed yesterday as police chased animals that escaped from a wild-animal preserve in eastern Ohio.