Local News 18.5.2017 04:47 pm

Cape Town City win Q-Innovation Q3

Bhongolethu Jayiya of Cape Town City FC (c) celebrates goal with teammates Aubrey Ngoma of Cape Town City FC (l) and Lehlohonolo Majoro of Cape Town City FC (r) during the Absa Premiership match between Cape Town City FC and Chippa United at Athlone Stadium. (Chris Ricco/BackpagePix)

Bhongolethu Jayiya of Cape Town City FC (c) celebrates goal with teammates Aubrey Ngoma of Cape Town City FC (l) and Lehlohonolo Majoro of Cape Town City FC (r) during the Absa Premiership match between Cape Town City FC and Chippa United at Athlone Stadium. (Chris Ricco/BackpagePix)

Cape Town City, a club that has captivated many people’s imaginations during the 2016/17 Absa Premiership season, were today confirmed as the Quarter Three winners.

The Cape Town-based outfit walks away with the top prize having won six of their eight matches in this block. They accumulated 20 points.

This is the first time that Cape Town City has won a Quarter since the introduction of the Q-Innovation.

They are currently sitting third in the Absa Premiership log standings with 55 points from 29 games. Finishing second during this Quarter was Kaizer Chiefs with 18 points – two shy of overall winners.

Q-innovation Fact Sheets:

– Each side that wins a Quarter gets R1,5 million in prize money
– Quarter One (8 Fixtures), Quarter Two (7 Fixtures), Quarter Three (8 Fixtures), Quarter Four (7 Fixtures)

2016/17 Season:
– Bidvest Wits won Absa Premiership Quarter One
– Mamelodi Sundowns won Absa Premiership Quarter Two
– Cape Town City won Absa Premiership Quarter Three

2015/16 Season:
– Bidvest Wits won Absa Premiership 2015/16 Quarter 1 (19 Points, 8 games)
– Mamelodi Sundowns won Absa Premiership 2015/16 Quarter 2 (19 points, 7 games)
– Mamelodi Sundowns won Quarter Three (19 points)
– Mamelodi Sundowns won Quarter Four (16 points – with a game in hand)

2014/15 Season:
– Kaizer Chiefs won 2014/15 Absa Premiership Quarter 1 and Quarter 4
– Polokwane City claimed Quarter 2 top honours (2014/15 season)
– Mamelodi Sundowns won Quarter 3 (2014/15 season)

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Chiefs 1-0 Wits
Sundows 2-2 Highlands
Arrows 2-1 Pirates

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# Team GP Pts
1 Bidvest Wits 30 60
2 Sundowns 30 57
3 Cape Town City 30 55
4 Kaizer Chiefs 30 50
5 SuperSport United 30 48
6 Polokwane City 30 43
7 Maritzburg Utd 30 38
8 Arrows 30 38
9 Platinum Stars 30 37
10 Ajax Cape Town 30 36
11 Orlando Pirates 30 33
12 Bloemfontein Celtic 30 29
13 Chippa United 30 28
14 Free State Stars 30 28
15 Baroka FC 30 28
16 Highlands Park 30 27

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