Munster used both experience and opportunism to come away with a narrow, but valuable, 30-26 win away over the Cheetahs in the PRO14 in Bloemfontein on Sunday.
Scottish club Edinburgh held off a second half comeback from South Africa's Cheetahs to record a 37-21 win at Murrayfield on Friday.
Cardiff Blues came from 11 points down with just 20 minutes left in the match to emerge victorious against the Cheetahs.
Former Wallaby Henry Speight scored a try in a dramatic finish to ensure a draw for Ulster in their PRO14 encounter against the Cheetahs in Bloemfontein on Friday.
Scrumhalf Ali Price scored two tries as Glasgow Warriors continued their 100 percent start to the season with a bonus-point 52-24 victory over the Free State Cheetahs.
The Griquas claimed their first win of the 2018 Currie Cup when they rallied from behind to beat the Free State Cheetahs 52-24 in Kimberley on Saturday evening.
The Ospreys ran out convincing 46-14 winners over the Cheetahs from South Africa in their PRO14 fixture at the Liberty Stadium on Saturday.
A late penalty try wasn't enough for the Cheetahs as they suffered their third successive Currie Cup loss when they went down 29-33 to the Sharks in Bloemfontein on Saturday afternoon.
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Scarlets cruised into the last four of the Guinness PRO14 after securing a 43-8 victory over error-strewn Cheetahs in the quarterfinal at a sun-soaked Parc y Scarlets.
The Cheetahs booked their place in the PRO14 knockout stages with a 29-20 victory over the Southern Kings at Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium.
Conor Murray came off the bench to score a try to keep Munster in touch at halftime and then landed a monster penalty from inside his own half to give the Irish province a 19-17 victory over Cheetahs in the PRO14 in South Africa.
A penalty try deep into the red handed the Cheetahs a dramatic victory over Cardiff Blues.
The Cheetahs moved a step closer to a place in the Guinness PRO14 playoffs thanks to a 29-17 victory against the Dragons.
Southern Kings claimed their maiden Guinness PRO14 win at the 17th attempt as they beat Dragons 45-13.
Springboks centre Francois Venter will join Rory Duncan in swapping the PRO14 for the Aviva Premiership this summer after agreeing a two-year deal with Worcester Warriors.
Sam Davies held his nerve to hammer home a 79th minute conversion of replacement hooker Ifan Phillips' try to snatch PRO14 victory from the jaws of defeat for the Ospreys against the Cheetahs.
Cardiff kept alive their hopes of playing in the European Champions Cup next season with an excellent 25-20 victory over the third-placed Cheetahs in PRO14 Conference A.
Worcester Warriors have announced that current South African Rory Duncan will become head coach of the Aviva Premiership side when his contract at PRO14 side the Cheetahs comes to an end this summer.
Nico Lee scored a hat trick of tries to help the Cheetahs to a 45-21 Guinness PRO14 win over Southern Kings at the Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium.
Epalahame Faiva scored a pair of tries to help Treviso to a 27-21 Guinness PRO14 win over Cheetahs at Stadio Monigo.
The Scarlets suffered only their second PRO14 defeat of the season in losing to the Cheetahs.
Edinburgh were beaten 33-13 by the Cheetahs in their first Guinness PRO14 encounter in South Africa.
A superb solo try from Niyi Adeolokun inspired Connacht's 23-15 Guinness PRO14 win over the Cheetahs at the Sportsground.
- CHE5thTRIES SCORED 1st Leinster : 51 Tries ScoredLEINS1st3151
- CHE11thPOINTS DIFFERENCE 1st Leinster : 219 Points DifferenceLEINS1st-108219