Cheetahs sign Craig Barry

Craig Barry was is stranger to the Cheetahs, as he has previously represented the team in nine Pro14 matches while on a loan-deal from Western Province.

Craig Barry. Picture: @PRO14Official/Twitter.

CAPE TOWN - Cheetahs have confirmed the signing of Craig Barry on a three-year contract.

Barry was is stranger to the Cheetahs, as he has previously represented the team in nine Pro14 matches while on a loan-deal from Western Province.

Barry represented the Stormers in 10 Super Rugby matches and also captained Western Province in the 2019 SuperSport Rugby Challenge.

He is best known for his attacking play and rose to prominence while playing for the University of Stellenbosch Maties in the Varsity Cup.

He is a member of the elite Maties hat-trick club after going over for three tries against the Central University of Technology Ixias in Bloemfontein in 2017.

During his brief stint at the Cheetahs during the 2017/18 season, he scored four stunning tries for the team.