Longstanding STATS rugby union clients, Toyota Free State Cheetahs and Vodacom Blue Bulls will go head- to-head in the 2016 Currie Cup Final, South Africa’s premier rugby union competition this weekend.
Toyota Stadium in Bloemfontein will host the Free State Cheetahs, who have won their last 9 matches and are favourites playing the ever consistent Blue Bulls.
Established in 1891, The Currie Cup is one of the oldest rugby competitions and is regarded as the cornerstone of South Africa’s rugby heritage. The winner of the Currie Cup will be rewarded with the coveted gold trophy – the most prestigious prize in South African domestic rugby.
The Free State Cheetahs and Blue Bulls and both been STATS clients for multiple seasons, utilising a range of STATS Rugby Union performance solutions to improve player and team performance.
Both teams will be using STATS Portal – a global video library to support match preparation and opposition scouting along with STATS Gamelens – a self-coding and video-editing platform to deliver customized analysis and streamlined performance feedback to their teams.
Best of luck to both teams this weekend!