Damian Willemse (Photo by Ashley Vlotman/Gallo Images)
The Stormers ran in six tries to deal Cardiff’s hopes of reaching the United Rugby Championship play-offs a heavy blow with a 40-3 win in Cape Town.
FT | URC – Stormers v Cardiff
The South African side were ruthless on the counter-attack and took a firm grip with three slick tries in the first half.
Ruhan Nel, Leolin Zas and Manie Libbok all crossed as the hosts opened up a 19-3 half-time lead before Junior Pokomela, Evan Roos, and Rikus Pretorius went over in the second period. Libbok converted four for a 13-point individual haul while Tim Swiel added another.
Cardiff were ragged by the end as Stormers repeatedly cut loose, but it was the Welsh side who started the better. The visitors applied considerable pre
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