2008 Currie Cup First Division Results

The 2008 Currie Cup First Division was played for by 6 teams and was the 2nd tier of the Currie Cup competition. It acted as the feeder competition for the Currie Cup Premier Division which played for the Currie Cup trophy.

Teams played each other twice on a home and away basis. After the pool play, the top 4 teams played semi-finals and the final to find the winner.

At the completion of the competition, there was a promotion/relegation series involving the top two teams from the First Division and the bottom two teams from the Premier Division.

Click this link for the 2008 Currie Cup Premier Division results

2008 Currie Cup First Division

PremierTable
Team Played Won Lost Drawn For Against BP Points
Leopards 10 8 2 438 262 9 41
Griffons 10 7 3 303 214 4 32
SWD Eagles 10 5 5 307 262 9 29
Pumas 10 4 6 268 362 8 24
Border Bulldogs 10 4 6 232 366 3 19
Mighty Elephants 10 2 8 238 320 5 13


2008 Fixtures and Results

June 27

June 28


July 4

July 5


July 11

July 12


July 18

July 19



July 26




August 1

August 2



August 8

August 9



August 22


August 30


September 5

September 6


September 12

September 13



September 19


September 20


September 27




October 3

October4



October 10

Pumas

Griffons


Border Bulldogs

Mighty Elephants


Pumas

Leopards


Border Bulldogs

SWD Eagles

Griffons


SWD Eagles

Mighty Elephants

Leopards


Border Bulldogs

SWD Eagles

Griffons


Pumas

Leopards

Mighty Elephants


Leopards


Griffons


Border Bulldogs

SWD Eagles


Pumas

Leopards

Mighty Elephants


Pumas

Border Bulldogs

Griffons


SWD Eagles

Mighty Elephants


Semi-Finals

Leopards

Griffons


Final

Leopards

v

v


v

v


v

v


v

v

v


v

v

v


v

v

v


v

v

v


v


v


v

v


v

v

v


v

v

v


v

v



v

v



v

Mighty Elephants

SWD Eagles


Griffons

Leopards


Border Bulldogs

SWD Eagles


Leopards

Mighty Elephants

Pumas


Border Bulldogs

Griffons

Pumas


Mighty Elephants

Pumas

Leopards


Griffons

Border Bulldogs

SWD Eagles


Mighty Elephants


Border Bulldogs


Pumas

Leopards


SWD Eagles

Griffons

Border Bulldogs


Leopards

SWD Eagles

Mighty Elephants


Griffons

Pumas



Pumas

SWD Eagles



Griffons

Witbank

Welkom


East London

Port Elizabeth


Witbank

Potchefstroom


East London

George

Welkom


George

Port Elizabeth

Potchefstroom


East London

George

Welkom


Witbank

Potchefstroom

Port Elizabeth


Potchefstroom


Welkom


East London

George


Witbank

Potchefstroom

Port Elizabeth


Witbank

East London

Welkom


George

Port Elizabeth



Potchefstroom

Welkom



Potchefstroom

32

34


14

23


23

41


19

29

24


48

27

54


28

31

23


12

53

21


51


50


45

35


36

23

44


29

37

33


19

24



50

27



26

30

31


30

47


27

33


29

6

30


7

19

14


16

20

29


28

23

26


27


9


40

34


22

36

23


77

33

20


26

32



18

17



31

The Griffons won the 2008 Currie Cup First Division.

Promotion/Relegation

Following the conclusion of the Currie Cup competitions a promotion/relegation series was played. The top placed First Division team played the bottom placed Premier Division team. The second placed First Division team played the 2nd to bottom placed Premier team.

The teams played home and away, with the winner determined by the competition points scored over the two games.

Round 1

October 18



Round 2

October 24


Boland Cavaliers

Falcons



Griffons

Leopards


v

v



v

v


Griffons

Leopards



Boland Cavaliers

Falcons


Wellington

Brakpan



Welkom

Potchefstroom


54

24



50

27


15

29



42

19

The Leopards are promoted to the Currie Cup Premier Division.

The Griffons remain in the Currie Cup First Division.

The Falcons are relegated to the Currie Cup First Division.

The Boland Cavaliers remain in the Currie Cup Premier Division.