20170327 VARSITY RUGBY  in Potchefstroom on the Fanie du Toit stadium at the Pukke,where Pukke plays tuks from Pretoria.Maxwane Sibahle Ndiphiwe from Tuks,scores a try.Loftus morisson is to late to stop him.photo mario van de Wall/SASPA

FNB Tuks annihilate FNB Pukke’s hopes

The FNB Tuks got their first victory in five years over the FNB NWU-Pukke as they surged to a 43-28 victory in the FNB Varsity Cup presented by Steinhoff International’s round nine. Dewald Naude went over for what he thought was his first try, but the TMO disagreed. In the […]

2016 FNB Varsity Cup Rugby presented by Steinhoff International, Monday 21 February, FNB Stadium Soweto, Johannesburg Gauteng.
Maties vs NWU

Photo by: Catherine Kotze/SASPA

FNB Pukke’s inspirational captain to miss final match on home soil

Less than 12 months ago, he led his team to a historic first Varsity Cup title. Now he will have to support them from the sideline as they search for a special victory at Fanie du Toit. When we sat on a pavilion next to the green pitch of the […]

HALF TIME! FNB Pukke end the first half with a healthy 25-3 lead over FNB Tuks in Pretoria. In picture: Barend Janse Van Rensburg dotting down for the first ever nine point try in world rugby

Varsity Cup champion to make Super Rugby debut for Sharks

Twenty-year-old, Benhard Janse van Rensburg, who represented the FNB NWU-Pukke in the FNB Varsity Cup presented by Steinhoff International will make his Super Rugby debut for the Cell C Sharks on Saturday 18 March against the Kings. Janse van Rensburg scored the first nine-point try in Varsity Cup history as […]

NWU Pukke celebrating during the Varsity Cup match between FNB CUT v FNB NWU Pukke held at CUT Stadium in Bloemfontein on March 13, 2017 ©Frikkie Kapp /SASPA

FNB Pukke edge FNB CUT 43-38

FNB Pukke scored a deserved victory of 43-38 over FNB CUT in Bloemfontein this evening, after they led 31-10 at half time. FNB Pukke ran in seven tries to five but the FNB Ixias fought back valiantly in the second half. FNB Pukke hooker Wilmar Arnoldi was awarded the FNB […]

2017 Varsity Cup, presented by Steinhoff, FNB and STEERS. Monday January 30th 2017
FNB UJ vs FNB NWU-PUKKE at UJ stadium Johannesburg.


FNB Pukke’s team values keep them upright

  Rugby is a game all about teamwork and support, on and off the field. So far it has been a difficult journey for the FNB NWU-Pukke in this year’s FNB Varsity Cup presented by Steinhoff International. After their 22-13 defeat against FNB Wits this past Monday evening, the tunnel […]

Varsity Cup 2015. Monday 23 February 2015.
uj11/ and Johan Deysel of FNB NWU-Pukke. FNB UJ vs FNB Pukke, UJ Stadium, Johannesbrg, Gauteng

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FNB Pukke’s Deysel the first to hold both Steinhoff Koshuis and Varsity Cup trophies

Former Varsity Cup and current Sharks rugby player, Johan Deysel, was the first FNB Pukke player to hold both the Steinhoff Koshuis Rugby and Varsity Cup trophies. Deysel is well known for his nation’s first try in the 2015 Rugby World Cup match against the rugby giants, the All Blacks. […]

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