- The history of rugby through its competitions
Skip Navigation Links
Home
National TeamsExpand National Teams
Tier 1 nations clubsExpand Tier 1 nations clubs
Other nations clubsExpand Other nations clubs
SevensExpand Sevens
Tours
Winners
Annual Reports
Fixtures
Results
Teams
Head to Head
Live
Last updates
Links
The Project
South Africa - Currie Cup Season: Competition overview
Skip Navigation Links
Currie Cup
Paul Roos Trophy

Currie Cup 1970

Overview
The teams were split into three sections. The best winner qualified directly for the final.
The other two winners qualified for the semifinal.

Final results

First phase
Section A
Pos.TeamPtsPldWDLFADiffTFTA
1Northern Transvaal844001344292294To repechage
2Eastern Province6430113070602911
3Rhodesia4420275107-321421
4Western Transvaal24103857871617
5South Western Districts0400444171-127338

Matches
First phase
Northern Transvaal - Eastern Province30-11
Northern Transvaal - Western Transvaal24-6

Section B
Pos.TeamPtsPldWDLFADiffTFTA
1Griqualand West126600185701153210To repechage
2Transvaal11651020768139406
3Boland964118270121315
4South West Africa8640211811442324
5Orange Free State462047276-41314

Interdivisional matches
First phase
Transvaal - Natal14-14

Section C
Pos.TeamPtsPldWDLFADiffTFTA
1Natal65221824834158To repechage
2Western Province653029955441910
3Border251046075-151015
4Eastern Transvaal2510462127-65922
5North Eastern Cape0500556186-1301035
6North Western Cape0500539173-134631

Interdivisional matches
First phase
Transvaal - Natal14-14

Repechage
Pos.TeamPtsPldWDLFADiffTFTA
1Griqualand West126600185701153210Qualified to final
2Northern Transvaal844001344292294Qualified to semifinals
3Natal65221824834158