UJ wing in SA Sevens camp

FNB UJ wing Andries Oosthuizen was asked to join the Springbok Sevens training camp for the week in Stellenbosch. It was Oosthuizen’s good performance at the Varsity Sevens in Cape Town this year that caught the eye of the national Sevens selectors. The BlitzBoks are looking for talented players that […]


Maties claim Cape clash

The FNB Maties started strongly and scored four tries as they defeated rivals FNB UCT in their Intervarsity, held at the Green Mile on the UCT Campus. An early penalty by outside centre Paul Streicher opened the scoring for the Maties. Tries by winger Brandon Asher-Wood, lock Johan Momsen and […]


Historic Cape duel continues

When the FNB Maties and FNB UCT clash in this year’s Intervarsity it will be for the 103rd time since 1911. Apart from 1974 and 1975 there has been an Intervarsity every year since that first meeting with Maties having won 67 of the encounters, UCT have 19 victories and […]

Varsity Cup 2015

Velleman sets sights on U20 WC

FNB NMMU-Madibaz vice-captain CJ Velleman will be winging his way to Argentina for the Junior Springboks’ warm-up tour ahead of the Under-20 World Rugby Championship in Italy in June. Velleman will be hoping to make an impression during the two-match series in Rosario from May 8 to 16, in an […]


Shimlas coach steps up for Cheetahs

FNB UFS-Shimlas coach Franco Smith has been named as the Free State Cheetahs head coach for their Currie Cup campaign. Smith led the UFS-Shimlas to their first-ever FNB Varsity Cup presented by Steinhoff International title this year, with his side going unbeaten through the season. Having served as an assistant […]


Soet, seer en baie te leer vir Pukke

Agtereenvolgende eindstryde in die Varsitybeker-reeks is mos nie te versmaai nie, is dit? Gesprekke oor afrigter se koppe wat moet rol is dan mos bogpraatjies, of hoe? Veral as daar in ag geneem word dat nie minder nie as 15 spelers van verlede jaar se kerngroep nie vanjaar beskikbaar was […]

  • Bigal

    Farcity Cup? Do the match officials get rated or does it not matter as long as the “right” team wins? Bad luck Madibaz!

Copyright © 2014. All rights reserved.

Back to Top