Varsity Cup

Varsity Cup Dream Team vs Junior Springboks

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Varsity Cup Dream Team suffered a 19-50 loss to the Junior Springboks at the Danie Craven Stadium in Stellenbosch after trailing 19-21 at halftime on Tuesday, 25 April 2017.

Schickerling and Van Dyk to join Stormers in NZ as injury cover

4 months ago by Stormers Rugby

Lock JD Schickerling and loose forward Kobus van Dyk will join the Stormers in New Zealand as injury cover.   Both Dan du Plessis and Cobus Wiese are on their way home due to shoulder injuries sustained...

SuperSport Rugby Challenge kicks-off provincial action

4 months 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

5 months 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

5 months 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

5 months 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 Semifinal 2: UP Tuks vs UFS Shimlas

5 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

UP-Tuks survived a second half resurgence by UFS-Shimlas to win their Varsity Cup semi-final 28-21 (halftime 23-9) at the Tuks Rugby Stadium on Monday.