Neo Africa Tri-Series returns to Newlands

PUBLISHED: January 10, 2011

After a successful inaugural tournament, WP Rugby and Club Newlands are delighted to announce the return of the Neo Africa Tri-Series in 2011.

The pre-season series will see the DHL Stormers, the Sharks and the Lions battle it out as they prepare for the Vodacom Super Rugby, which kicks off on 18 February 2011.

The Neo Africa Tri-Series will take place at Newlands from 28 January to 5 February and will see some of South Africa’s top players do battle. Cape fans will get the chance to see some of the country’s top talent including Schalk Burger, Bryan Habana, John Smit, Pat Lambie, Elton Jantjies and Jano Vermaak in action.

Commenting on their continued sponsorship of the series, Neo Africa’s CEO, Vivien Natasen said, “After the success of the 2010 Neo Africa Tri-Series, we are delighted to once again be involved in this fantastic tournament and have no doubt that it will be even more exciting in 2011.”

The Neo Africa Tri-Series fixtures are as follows:

Friday 28 January: DHL Stormers vs. Lions (19h00 kick off)

Tuesday 1 February: Lions vs. Sharks (19h00 kick off)

Saturday 5 February: DHL Stormers vs. Sharks (17h00 kick off)


Tickets for the Neo Africa Tri-Series will be available at all Computicket and Shoprite/Checkers outlets as well as on the Computicket website (www.computicket.com) from Monday 17 January 2011 and from the Newlands Box Office from Tuesday 25 January 2011 at the following prices

DHL Stormers vs. Lions

All Seating R40.00
Danie Craven Standing R20.00
Scholars’ Enclosure R10.00

Lions vs. Sharks

All Seating R30.00
Danie Craven Standing R10.00
Scholars Enclosure R10.00

DHL Stormers vs. Sharks

All Seating R40.00
Danie Craven Standing R20.00
Scholars Enclosure R10.00