Maties with a great try - 2017 Varsity Cup, presented by Steinhoff, FNB and STEERS. Monday 20 February 2017
FNB MATIES vs FNB NNMU-Madibaz at the Danie Craven Stadium, Stellenbosch, Western Cape


Photo by: Liam Hamer Nel

FNB Maties come out on top against spirited FNB Madibaz

After trailing 11-5 at the break, FNB Maties scored four second-half tries to beat the FNB Madibaz 35-16 at a very windy Danie Craven Stadium. FNB Madibaz played with the wind in the first half and put FNB Maties under severe pressure, especially at scrum time. They were rewarded for […]

Maties ready for action - 2017 Varsity Cup, presented by Steinhoff, FNB and STEERS. Monday 13 February 2017
FNB MATIES vs FNB NWU-Puk at the Danie Craven Stadium, Stellenbosch, Western Cape


Photo by: Liam Hamer Nel

Third time lucky for FNB Maties

The FNB Maties played close to their best rugby on Monday evening when they comfortably overcame the FNB NWU-Pukke with a 31-9 victory, but what made the win even more significant was the fact that the Stellenbosch outfit had their third captain in as many games for their crucial encounter […]

Duncan R Saal  (Maties No14) running hard at the Pukke - 2017 Varsity Cup, presented by Steinhoff, FNB and STEERS. Monday 13 February 2017
FNB MATIES vs FNB NWU-Puk at the Danie Craven Stadium, Stellenbosch, Western Cape


Photo by: Liam Hamer Nel

FNB Maties get their revenge, thumping FNB Pukke

The FNB Maties restored some pride on Monday evening when they beat defending champions, FNB NWU Pukke 31-9 at a packed Danie Craven Stadium. FNB Maties got their sweet revenge over the men from Potchefstroom for last year’s FNB Varsity Cup presented by Steinhoff International final, where FNB Pukke won […]

Edwill Charl van der Merwe  (Maties No11) trying to run around his opponent - 2017 Varsity Cup, presented by Steinhoff, FNB and STEERS. Monday 06 February 2017
FNB MATIES vs FNB WITS at the Danie Craven Stadium, Stellenbosch, Western Cape


Photo by: Liam Hamer Nel

FNB Maties seeking revenge

It was the FNB NWU-Pukke who broke FNB Maties’ hearts in last year’s FNB Varsity Cup presented by Steinhoff International final when they scored in added time to win the 2016 competition. The loss left a sour taste in mouths of the Stellenbosch fans in the aftermath as the disappointment […]

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Steinhoff Helderberg ready to succeed on unfamiliar grounds

The Steinhoff Helderberg residence in Stellenbosch had to wait 16 years before winning the coveted Sauer Cup in 2016, but on Wednesday evening the team representing FNB Maties this year got a clear introduction of what can be expected in the 2017  Steinhoff Koshuis Rugby Championship. A formal capping ceremony […]

Edwill Charl van der Merwe  (Maties No11) trying to run around his opponent - 2017 Varsity Cup, presented by Steinhoff, FNB and STEERS. Monday 06 February 2017
FNB MATIES vs FNB WITS at the Danie Craven Stadium, Stellenbosch, Western Cape


Photo by: Liam Hamer Nel

FNB Maties scramble past passionate FNB Wits

FNB Maties were made to work hard for their first victory of the 2016 FNB Varsity Cup, presented by Steinhoff International, when they beat FNB Wits 26-14 at Danie Craven Stadium on Monday night. FNB Maties scored two quick tries at the beginning at the second half to break the […]

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