The Cheetahs came from behind to take the win over Benetton in Bloemfontein beating them 31-25.
With tries from Nico Lee, Shaun Venter and Daniel Maartens helped them to get the bonus point win.
There was a lot of mistakes from the Cheetahs in the first half on attack but their pack dominated the set pieces.
Benetton led 15-7 at the break scoring two tries in the process.
After the break the Cheetahs captain got over to make it a one point game.
On the hour mark Maartens put the Cheetahs in front 21-18 but Benetton was still in the game till the end.
Maartens crossed over for the final score of 31-25.
Tries: Lee, Venter, Maartens 2
Cons: Schoeman 3, Fouche
Tries: Zanon, Duvenage, McKinley
Cons: McKinley 2
Pens: McKinley 2