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SuperSport Rugby Challenge kicks-off provincial action

2 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

Provincial rugby action will burst into life this weekend with six fixtures in the new SuperSport Rugby Challenge being played across the country. The recently launched competition will see all 14 provinces...

Varsity Cup Dream Team changes

2 years ago by Varsity Cup

Due to provincial commitments and injuries, a number of players that were selected for the Varsity Cup Dream Team have had to withdraw.   Nico du Plessis (UJ) moves to tighthead replacing Neethling...

Varsity Cup Dream Team 2017

2 years ago by Varsity Cup

Two former Varsity Cup-winning coaches, John Dobson and Jonathan Mokuena, select their best Varsity Cup starting line-up.   In 2015 the premier intervarsity competition introduced the Varsity Cup...

Varsity Cup Round up

2 years ago by Varsity Cup

Tuks annihilate FNB Pukke’s hopes The Tuks got their first victory in five years over the  NWU-Pukke as they surged to a 43-28 victory in the Varsity Cup round nine. In the 11th minute it...

Highlights Varsity Cup Round 3: Maties vs Pukke

2 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

Last year's finalists clashed at The Danie Craven Stadium this time Maties were able to get the better of Pukke beating them 31-9 in front of over 17 000 supporters at the match.

Maties vs NWU-Pukke Round 3 match report

2 years ago by Varsity Cup

The Maties restored some pride on Monday evening when they beat defending champions, NWU Pukke 31-9 at a packed Danie Craven Stadium. Maties got their sweet revenge over the men from Potchefstroom for...

Ninth season of Varsity Cup launches in Cape Town

3 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

Former Spingbok captain and Varsity Cup founder, Francois Pienaar shared details of a number of innovative changes to be introduced to the tournament in 2016. These include a new scrumming law, which...