Craig Barry of Maties goes over for a try during a 2017 Varsity Cup, presented by Steinhoff, FNB and STEERS. Monday, 27 February 2017
FNB UCT vs FNB MATIES, UCT Rugby Field, Cape Town.


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FNB Maties too strong for FNB UCT

The FNB Ikey Tigers went down 47-16 to a high flying FNB Maties side on Monday afternoon at the Green Mile. A brace of tries by Duncan Saal and a clinical attacking performance saw the visitors run passed their intervarsity rivals. The FNB Ikey Tigers got on the scoreboard first through […]

2017 Varsity Cup, presented by Steinhoff, FNB and STEERS. Monday January 30th 2017
FNB UCT vs FNB MADIBAZ at Florida Park, Cape Town


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FNB UCT ready for derby clash

On Monday night, the match that everyone would have marked on their calendars once the 2017 FNB Varsity Cup presented by Steinhoff International fixture list was released finally takes place. The age-old rivalry between the FNB Ikey Tigers and FNB Maties is set to light up the Green Mile, as […]

20170220 VARSITY CUP RUGBY in Potchefstroom on Fanie du Toit,where NWU Pukke Plays UCT from Cape Town.Rhyno Mappe from UCT and Thomas Newman from Pukke,chase after a balll.photo Mario van de Wall/SASPA

Why Varsity Cup rugby is so special, through the eyes of a player

While the fans who have been watching the FNB Varsity Cup presented by Steinhoff International will have been entertained by the competition so far, there is much more to it than what goes on in every eighty-minute game. While the competition serves as a platform for the careers of some, […]

John Saffy of UCT, 2017 Varsity Cup, presented by Steinhoff, FNB and STEERS. Monday, 13 February 2017
FNB SHIMLAS vs FNB UCT at Xerox Shimlas Park, Bloemfontein, Free State


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FNB UCT looking to win three on the trot

After handing FNB Shimlas their first home defeat since 2013, the FNB Ikey Tigers will be hoping to earn their third win of the 2017 FNB Varsity Cup presented by Steinhoff International when they travel to take on defending champions FNB Pukke. “Beating Shimlas at home was a massive result, […]

Kuyenzeka Xaba of UCT in action against CUT in a 2017 Varsity Cup, presented by Steinhoff, FNB and STEERS. Monday 06 February 2017
FNB UCT vs FNB CUT at the UCT Rugby Field.


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FNB Ikey Tigers playing to uphold their proud past

‘Running Rugby Since 1882’. Most of us have become familiar with this line, and anybody can see it coming to fruition every time the FNB Ikey Tigers step out onto the rugby field. But this slogan is packed with far more history and pride than simply continuing to play one […]

George Anderson of UCT gets the ball, 2017 Varsity Cup, presented by Steinhoff, FNB and STEERS. Monday, 13 February 2017
FNB SHIMLAS vs FNB UCT at Xerox Shimlas Park, Bloemfontein, Free State


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FNB Shimlas beaten in their own backyard

FNB Shimlas lost against the visiting team, FNB UCT 22-7 in the third round of the FNB Varsity Cup presented by Steinhoff International in Bloemfontein on a soaked Xerox Shimla Park on Monday night. The first half started at a drenched Xerox Shimla Park in Bloemfontein. FNB UCT dominated the […]

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