On Tuesday, April 4, the Nedbank last 16 began as SuperSport United secured a 2-0 away win against Kwadukuza United. Baroka FC was sent packing out of the tournament as Platinum Stars’ one goal sealed the match. After a 1-1 scoreline, Jomo Cosmos and Bidvest Wits had to settle the encounter on penalties and the NFD side secured a 5-4 victory.
On Wednesday, April 5, Mamelodi Sundowns were held to 0-0 draw in their ABSA Premiership league encounter against Bloemfontein Celtic.
On Saturday, April 8, Orlando Pirates fought back in their revenge match against Free State Stars as the Buccaneers walked away with a 4-1 win. Buyani Sali and Andile Mbenyane netted to send Chippa United to the next round, while Polokwane City was sent home. Golden Arrows caused a major upset as they knocked out Mamelodi Sundowns after a stunner from Nduduzo Sibiya.
On Sunday, April 9, Kaizer Chiefs secured a 2-1 away win against Acornbush United, while Mbombela United crashed out after Bloemfontein Celtic sealed a 2-1 victory.
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