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South Africa - Currie Cup Season: Competition overview
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Currie Cup Division A
Currie Cup Division B
Santam Bank Trophy A
Santam Bank Trophy B

Santam Bank Trophy A 1987

Overview
The best 2 teams from Santam Bank Trophy A and the best 2 teams from Santam Bank Trophy B qualified for semifinals.
The Santam Bank Trophy A regular season winner qualified for a promotion/relegation playoff against the worst team from Currie Cup B.
The worst team had to play a promotion/relegation playoff against the Santam Bank Trophy B winner.

Teams variations
Relegated to Santam Bank Trophy B 1987:South Western Districts
Promoted from Sport Pienaar Cup B 1986:Eastern Free State

Final results

Regular season
Pos.TeamPtsPldWDL
1Eastern Free State116510Qualified for semifinals and for promotion playoffs
2Western Province League106501Qualified for semifinals
3Border96411
4Boland46204
5North Eastern Cape46204
6Northern Natal46204
7South Eastern Transvaal06006Qualified for playout

Matches
Regular season
09/05/1987South Eastern Transvaal - Border18-21
09/05/1987Western Province League - North Eastern Cape16-9
23/05/1987Boland - Western Province League21-28
23/05/1987Eastern Free State - Border9-9
23/05/1987Northern Natal - South Eastern Transvaal19-9
06/06/1987North Eastern Cape - Boland16-18
06/06/1987South Eastern Transvaal - Eastern Free State19-24
06/06/1987Western Province League - Northern Natal48-15
20/06/1987Border - Boland19-15
20/06/1987Eastern Free State - Western Province League27-19
20/06/1987Northern Natal - North Eastern Cape7-17
27/06/1987Boland - South Eastern Transvaal55-19
27/06/1987Border - Northern Natal24-12
27/06/1987North Eastern Cape - Eastern Free State12-21
25/07/1987Boland - Eastern Free State13-18
01/08/1987Border - North Eastern Cape24-13
01/08/1987Northern Natal - Boland19-15
01/08/1987South Eastern Transvaal - Western Province League4-19
08/08/1987North Eastern Cape - South Eastern TransvaalUnknown
home team
victory
15/08/1987Eastern Free State - Northern NatalUnknown
home team
victory
15/08/1987Western Province League - BorderUnknown
home team
victory

Final phase
SemifinalsFinal
Far North
8/29/1987 - ???Western Province League
9/12/1987 - ???
Western Province LeagueStellaland
Eastern Free State
8/29/1987 - ???
Stellaland
Stellaland

Playout
Playout
Far North
8/22/1987 - ???
9/5/1987 - 12-18
South Eastern Transvaal
South Eastern Transvaal