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.


Photo by: CHRISTIAAN KOTZE/SASPA

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, […]

2017 Varsity Cup SEMI FINAL 2, presented by Steinhoff, FNB and STEERS. Monday, 03 APRIL 2017.
Sibahle Maxwane, of FNB UP-TUKS on his way to scoring his try during the FNB UP-TUKS vs FNB SHIMLAS at Tuks Rugby Field, Pretoria, Gauteng.

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Maxwane could be FNB Tuks’ ticket to the title

One of biggest mistakes made during the season leading up to Monday’s Varsity Cup final between FNB Tuks and FNB Maties, was to miss tackling Sibahle Maxwane when he had the ball in hand. On more than one occasion the FNB Tuks left-winger was the man who changed the status […]

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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 […]

2017 Varsity Cup SEMI FINAL 2, presented by Steinhoff, FNB and STEERS. Monday, 03 APRIL 2017
FNB UP-TUKS vs FNB SHIMLAS at Tuks Rugby Field, Pretoria, Gauteng.

Tinus de Beer, of FNB UP-TUKS
Photo by: CATHERINE KOTZE/SASPA

FNB Tuks could make history in the Varsity Cup final against FNB Maties

If FNB Tuks manage to beat FNB Maties on Monday at the LC de Villiers Stadium in the Varsity Cup final, they will have achieved something that none of their predecessors has been able to do. That is to beat the team from Stellenbosch twice in the same year in […]

Maties vs Pukke, Varsity Cup Rugby Final. All to play for, Danie Craven Stadium, Stellenbosch,11 April 2016. 
Photo:  Liam Hamer-Nel/alliancephoto.com

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 […]

Maties vs Pukke, Varsity Cup Rugby Final. Fire works to get you ready, Danie Craven Stadium, Stellenbosch,11 April 2016. 
Photo:  Liam Hamer-Nel/alliancephoto.com

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, […]

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