Jubilation for the UFH team after scoring another try during the 2017 Varsity Shield, presented by Steinhoff, FNB and STEERS. Monday, 13 February 2017.
FNB UFH vs FNB UWC at Davidson Stadium , Fort Beaufort, Eastern Cape.



Photo by:Deryck Voster/SASPA

Somila Jho shines in a tight encounter between FNB UFH Blues and FNB UWC in Alice

The University of Fort Hare rugby team bounced back after their shock defeat against FNB WSU Thursday last week. The Luma ke Blues team as they are known had only three days to prepare for the FNB UWC match at Davidson Grounds in Alice. That’s a very short turnaround period […]

Thulani Njenje of UHF and Tame Lixhanti of UFH celebrate after UFH score a try during the 2017 Varsity Shield, presented by Steinhoff, FNB and STEERS. Monday, 13 February 2017.
FNB UFH vs FNB UWC at Davidson Stadium , Fort Beaufort, Eastern Cape.



Photo by:Deryck Voster/SASPA

UFH fight till the death to earn maiden win against FNB UWC

The University of Fort Hare earned their first victory of the season, holding off a strong fightback by FNB UWC in Alice on Monday evening to win 32-31. In was a showcase of Varsity Shield at its best, as the men from FNB UWC drew first blood with a beauty […]

Wilfred Bowers of UHF during the 2017 Varsity Shield, presented by Steinhoff, FNB and STEERS. Wednesday 09 February 2017.
FNB UFH vs FNB WSU at Davidson Stadium , Alice, Eastern Cape.



Photo by: Michael Sheehan/SASPA

Hard yards to be made by FNB UFH ahead of FNB UWC clash

The first FNB Varsity Shield presented by Steinhoff International Eastern Cape derby truly lived up to the hype, with the men from Alice suffering their first loss to FNB WSU. FNB UFH are yet to find their feet this season. The men from Alice looked a bit shaky on their […]

Lituka Sinegugu of WSU during the 2017 Varsity Shield, presented by Steinhoff, FNB and STEERS. Wednesday 09 February 2017.
FNB UFH vs FNB WSU at Davidson Stadium , Alice, Eastern Cape.



Photo by: Michael Sheehan/SASPA

Maiden win for newcomers FNB WSU in a five-try thriller

It was cracking start to the new season by both University of Fort Hare and Walter Sisulu, as FNB WSU defeat FNB UFH in their Varsity Shield debut, 33-12 on Thursday night. The men from Alice drew first blood, through the golden boot of Jandre Christian who converted two penalties, […]

Lwando Ntetha of UFH receives medical attention during the 2016 FNB Varsity Shield Rugby presented by Steinhoff International, Monday 01 February 2016. UFH vs UWC at University of Fort Hare, Alice, Eastern Cape.

Photo by: Michael Sheehan/SASPA

FNB UFH and FNB WSU warriors go to war in first Eastern Cape derby

With the FNB Varsity Shield presented by Steinhoff International increasing the number of teams in the competition to seven, Walter Sisulu University is one of three additional teams, and the locals could have not asked for a better start to the year. After a rather below-par campaign from the University […]

WhatsApp Image 2016-09-06 at 12.35.22 PM

A season to remember for UFH Steinhoff Koshuis Rugby champions, Steinhoff Ntselamanzi

The showdown between two old rivals was always going to be fought tooth and nail when Steinhoff Ntselamanzi took on Steinhoff Red Lion on Monday 5 September in Alice. The two had not met in the group stages, and this was going to be a once-off thriller. With a fully […]

Back to Top