After a cracking game of rugby against the Bulls at Newlands this weekend, the DHL Stormers are well placed at the top of the SA conference. With the overseas tour out the way, fans are confident the team can finish ahead of the Bulls and Lions in the race for a spot in the play-offs.

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With the New Zealand conference leaders well ahead on points, the goal must be to finish ahead of the Australian conference leaders on points.

Standings on 26 April 2015
Standings on 26 April 2015

Some of the younger players have stood up this season and they have a bright future ahead, while Springboks like Duane Vermuelen, Damian De Allende and Schalk Burger are giving their all. Here are the remaining fixtures for the Cape Town based team.

  • 2 May 2015: Toyota Cheetahs vs DHL Stormers
    Free State Stadium – 17h05
  • 9 May 2015: DHL Stormers vs Brumbies
    DHL Newlands – 17h05
  • 23 May 2015: DHL Stormers vs Rebels
    DHL Newlands – 19h10
  • 30 May 2015: DHL Stormers vs Toyota Cheetahs
    DHL Newlands – 17h05
  • 6 June 2015: DHL Stormers vs Emirates Lions
    DHL Newlands – 17h05
  • 13 June 2015: Cell C Sharks vs DHL Stormers
    Growthpoint Kings Park – 19h10

It’s been a bit of an up and down season for all of the teams involved, with no clear standout side. Could it just be the perfect year for a South African team to start peaking in the latter half of the competition and take the momentum through to the final? Let’s hope so.