Tuks team celebrate as they win the 2017 Varsity Cup. 2017 Varsity CUP FINAL , presented by Steinhoff, FNB and STEERS. Monday, 03 APRIL 2017
FNB UP-TUKS vs FNB MATIES at Tuks Rugby Field, Pretoria, Gauteng.


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Composed FNB Tuks see off FNB Maties in tenth Varsity Cup final

FNB UP-Tuks showed immense character to hold off the juggernaut that is FNB Maties to win the tenth instalment of the FNB Varsity Cup presented by Steinhoff International competition with the scoreboard glowing 28-21 (halftime 13-15) after 80 minutes in an exhilarating final at the Tuks Rugby Stadium on Monday, […]

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Paarl Boys’ High headlines the 32 high schools represented in the 2017 Varsity Cup final

On Monday 17 April, FNB Tuks will host FNB Maties as the top two universities lock horns in the tenth FNB Varsity Cup presented by Steinhoff International final. Thirty-two schools across the country will watch on proudly, as one or more of their past pupils take to the field. In […]

Maties vs Pukke, Varsity Cup Rugby Final. All to play for, Danie Craven Stadium, Stellenbosch,11 April 2016. 
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Records will be broken in the biggest Varsity Cup final yet

  It doesn’t get any better than this. Number one host number two on the log. There’s an old saying that goes, “Records are meant to be broken”, and Monday will be such an occasion for the FNB Varsity Cup presented by Steinhoff International tournament. The stage is set for […]

Craig Barry  (Maties No15) running with ball in hand - 2017 Varsity Cup, presented by Steinhoff, FNB and STEERS. Monday 27 March 2017
FNB MATIES vs FNB UJ at the Danie Craven Stadium, Stellenbosch, Western Cape


Photo by: Liam Hamer Nel

Five players who made a massive impact in this year’s Varsity Cup

There was an abundance of talent on display in this year’s FNB Varsity Cup presented by Steinhoff International. While this list does not include all of the top performers, here are five players who have greatly benefitted their teams 1. Edwill van der Merwe – FNB Maties Sporting a hairstyle […]

Maties vs Pukke, Varsity Cup Rugby Final. Fire works to get you ready, Danie Craven Stadium, Stellenbosch,11 April 2016. 
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10 Reasons You Can’t Miss the 10th Varsity Cup Final

Put on your party hats and fill your hands with confetti, this is not your routine final. While ordinarily competitions culminate in a trophy handover and perhaps a little champagne, there is nothing ordinary about the FNB Varsity Cup presented by Steinhoff International.  If history is anything to go by, […]

Craig Barry from FNB Maties scores a try during 2017 Varsity Cup SEMI FINAL 1, presented by Steinhoff, FNB and STEERS. Monday 03 APRIL 2017
FNB MATIES vs FNB UJ at the Danie Craven Stadium, Stellenbosch, Western Cape


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FNB Maties book their place in their second successive Varsity Cup final

The FNB Maties have secured their spot in yet another FNB Varsity Cup presented by Steinhoff International final after narrowly defeating FNB UJ 22-14 at Danie Craven Stadium on Monday evening. After beating FNB UJ comfortably last week, FNB Maties were made to work much harder when the two sides […]

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