2017 Varsity Shield, UWC players celebrate during the match presented by Steinhoff, FNB and STEERS. Monday, 27 MARCH 2017
FNB UWC vs FNB WSU at UWC SPORTS GROUNDS, Cape Town, Western Cape.


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FNB UWC bully their way to the Varsity Shield final

It was another dominant display of rugby by Varsity Shield semi-final hosts FNB UWC at their renowned Operation Room. The Cape side piled on the pressure early on and were rewarded with a try just three minutes into the game after a driving maul saw Justin Theys dot the ball […]

Thulani Njenje of UHF and Tame Lixhanti of UFH celebrate after UFH score a try during the 2017 Varsity Shield, presented by Steinhoff, FNB and STEERS. Monday, 13 February 2017.
FNB UFH vs FNB UWC at Davidson Stadium , Fort Beaufort, Eastern Cape.



Photo by:Deryck Voster/SASPA

The rain of tries came down hard in Alice as FNB UFH reach final

After what was set to be a cracker filled with revenge and settling of old scores, FNB UFH and the FNB UKZN had to leave it all on the field as the stakes were higher than ever before. The men from Alice showed dominance as they put in six tries, by […]

2017 Varsity Shield, Colin Lyle April from CPUT on his way to a try, presented by Steinhoff, FNB and STEERS. Monday, 27 February 2017
FNB CPUT vs FNB UKZN at CPUT Sports Stadium, Cape Town


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FNB CPUT treat Wellington crowd to a 49-21 thumping of FNB UKZN

FNB CPUT’s Malan Roode scored a hat-trick of tries as they thumped FNB UKZN 49-21 in the FNB Varsity Shield presented by Steinhoff International on Monday evening in Wellington. For the first time in the history of the competition the game was played in the picturesque Boland town of Wellington, […]

Luzuko Mafu of WSU during the 2017 Varsity Shield, presented by Steinhoff, FNB and STEERS. Monday 13th February 2017
FNB WSU vs FNB UKZN at BCM Stadium, East London, Eastern Cape.


Photo by: Michael Sheehan/SASPA

FNB WSU continue dream start

Hosting their first match in the competition, FNB WSU dispatched of FNB UKZN 42-21 at the BCM Stadium on Monday night. Not so long ago to the FNB WSU All Blacks it seemed only a dream to qualify for the FNB Varsity Shield presented by Steinhoff International, but judging by […]

2016 FNB Varsity Shied Rugby

FNB UKZN make a final surge for promotion with a 72-8 drumming of FNB TUT

In their final match of the Varsity Shield’s regular round stages, FNB UKZN ended strongly, defeating FNB TUT 72-8 at Rand Stadium on Saturday FNB UKZN may be ahead on the Varsity Shield log, but played like a team possessed against the battling FNB TUT Vikings, scoring nine tries to […]

2016 FNB Varsity Shied Rugby

FNB UKZN demolish FNB UFH 97-0 at the Rand Stadium

FNB UKZN went back to the top of the Varsity Shield log with an emphatic 97–0 thumping of an FNB UFH side that never turned up on the day at Rand Stadium this Monday afternoon. It was FNB UKZN from start to finish, playing the most enterprising game and executing […]

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