Cheetahs sign four new players for the Pro14

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Free State Cheetahs have confirmed the signing of four new players for the upcoming PRO14, namely utility back, Rhyno Smith, loose-forward, Chris Massyn, centre, Chris Smit, and hooker, Wilmar...

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 Semifinal 1: Maties vs UJ

2 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Maties secured their spot in yet another Varsity Cup final after narrowly defeating UJ 22-14 at Danie Craven Stadium on Monday evening. After beating UJ comfortably last week, Maties were made to work...

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...

Varsity Cup Round 5 Highlights: UCT Ikeys vs US Maties

2 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

Maties ran in 7 tries as they beat their cape rivals Ikey Tigers at the Green Mile. Stellenbosch had a clear cut plan into the wind in the 1st half and took a 7 point lead at the break. The 2nd half saw...

Monday Afternoon Round Up

2 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

Damian de Allende ruled out for 3 months   Stormers centre Damian de Allende has been ruled out of action for up to three months due to an ankle injury.   De Allende sustained the injury...

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.