2017 VARSITY SHIELD FINAL, Herschel Jantjies of UWC goes over for a try during the Final between UWC and UFH presented by Steinhoff, FNB and STEERS. Monday, 10 APRIL 2017 at UWC Sport ground, Cape Town. 
FNB UWC vs FNB UFH at UWC 

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FNB UWC break Varsity Shield record to claim their maiden Varsity Shield title

The crowd came out in numbers to witness this year’s Varsity Shield final at the UWC Sports Grounds in Bellville, Cape Town as their team powered past FNB UFH 45-2 to claim the 2017 Varsity Shield title. On a warm evening in Cape Town it was the home team who […]

2017 Varsity Shield, UWC Players celebrate after scoring 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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Five Reasons why FNB UWC will win Varsity Shield 2017

Their impeccable home form Chester Williams’ charges have been in sublime form all season at home, boasting a 100% win record. Their only real challenge came against Cape Town rivals and newcomers FNB CPUT in a narrow 26-23 victory. Their other home results were an 88-8 victory against FNB Rhodes, […]

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 […]

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A step up for FNB UWC’s Faleni as he moves from player to technical team

The University of the Western Cape (FNB UWC) has been performing on the field this year with some convincing results both at home and on the road. As much as credit for these performances goes to the players, it is important to look at those working behind the scenes and […]

2017 Varsity Shield, UWC hold on for a victory during the match between UWC and CPUT, presented by Steinhoff, FNB and STEERS. Wednesday 09 February 2017.
FNB UWC vs FNB CPUT, at UWC Sports Ground, Cape Town, Western Cape



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Paarwater is confident a home semi-final will be a delight the FNB UWC faithful

After another thumping victory in Round Five of Varsity Shield action, FNB UWC have all but secured a home semi-final and potentially a home final too. The Cape Town students humbled FNB UKZN with a score of 53-5 in Durban on Monday night. Adrian Paarwater who is their eighth man, […]

2017 Varsity Shield, Kurt Lee Arendse of UWC was awarded the Player that Rocks award during the match presented by Steinhoff, FNB and STEERS. Monday, 27 February 2017
FNB UWC vs FNB TUT at UWC Sport ground, Cape Town. 


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Kurt-Lee Arendse is relishing the opportunity to showcase his talent

The 20-year-old Arendse has been in sublime form for his team this season, running in eight tries in his first four matches, one of which was off the bench. Last week’s performance saw him earning the FNB Player That Rocks accolade, and a pair of pink shorts to wear this […]

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