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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 1989

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.
Due to Currie Cup B expansion, the two Santam Bank Trophy divisions were merged and relegations were canceled.

Teams variations
Promoted to Currie Cup Division B 1989:South Eastern Transvaal
Promoted from Santam Bank Trophy B 1988:Far North

Final results

Regular season
Pos.TeamPtsPldWDLFADiffTFTA
1Boland16108022761631133924Qualified for semifinals and for promotion playoffs
2Far North1410703208182262423Qualified for semifinals
3Western Province League12105232771611164317
4Border91041518318301423
5North Eastern Cape710316210239-292524
6Northern Natal210109162388-2262458Qualified for playout

BolandBorderFar
North
North
Eastern
Cape
Northern
Natal
Western
Province
League
Boland-23-1239-1924-1450-713-8
Border10-28-19-2012-1533-328-19
Far
North
22-1918-6-21-1615-1210-17
North
Eastern
Cape
16-2521-2427-19-48-3628-28
Northern
Natal
16-3618-2114-6031-19-15-45
Western
Province
League
39-1918-1813-1419-671-10-

Final phase
SemifinalsFinal
Boland
9/9/1989 - 21-15Boland
9/16/1989 - 33-9
StellalandBoland
Far North
9/9/1989 - 40-33
Far North
South Western Districts

Playout
Playout
Northern Natal
9/23/1989 - 28-37
9/30/1989 - 15-37
South Western Districts
South Western Districts

Matches schedule
30/09/1989 - Playout
South Western Districts - Northern Natal37-15
23/09/1989 - Playout
Northern Natal - South Western Districts28-37
16/09/1989 - Final
Boland - Far North33-9
09/09/1989 - Semifinals
Boland - Stellaland21-15
Far North - South Western Districts40-33
19/08/1989 - Regular season
Far North - Boland22-19
North Eastern Cape - Northern Natal48-36
Western Province League - Border18-18
12/08/1989 - Regular season
Boland - Western Province League13-8
Border - North Eastern Cape12-15
05/08/1989 - Regular season
Boland - North Eastern Cape24-14
Northern Natal - Border18-21
Western Province League - Far North13-14
29/07/1989 - Regular season
Border - Far North19-20
Northern Natal - Western Province League15-45
15/07/1989 - Regular season
Boland - Northern Natal50-7
Far North - North Eastern Cape21-16
24/06/1989 - Regular season
Border - Boland10-28
North Eastern Cape - Western Province League28-28
Northern Natal - Far North14-60
17/06/1989 - Regular season
Far North - Border18-6
Western Province League - Northern Natal71-10
10/06/1989 - Regular season
Boland - Far North39-19
Border - Western Province League28-19
Northern Natal - North Eastern Cape31-19
03/06/1989 - Regular season
North Eastern Cape - Border21-24
Western Province League - Boland39-19
20/05/1989 - Regular season
Border - Northern Natal33-3
Far North - Western Province League10-17
North Eastern Cape - Boland16-25
13/05/1989 - Regular season
North Eastern Cape - Far North27-19
Northern Natal - Boland16-36
29/04/1989 - Regular season
Boland - Border23-12
Far North - Northern Natal15-12
Western Province League - North Eastern Cape19-6