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 […]

2017 Varsity Shield, presented by Steinhoff, FNB and STEERS. Monday 20 February 2017.
FNB TUT vs FNB WSU, at TUT stadium, Pretoria, Gauteng.

Team WSU celebrate the Win

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FNB WSU snatch victory at the death

Walter Sisulu University managed to defeat FNB CPUT in the dying minutes, winning 20-15 on Monday evening at Buffalo City Stadium. The home team did not start on a good note as Zizipho Kayi (fullback) missed a penalty and opportunity to take the lead. In the 11th minute FNB CPUT […]

Thulani Njenje of UHF 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.



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Hard yards result in a safe win for the men from Alice

FNB UFH continued their impressive 2017 season with a 28-16 victory over FNB TUT in Alice on Monday evening. The game that was poised to be a cracker sure lived up to the hype, with the home team running the show for the first half. The men from Alice came […]

2017 Varsity Shield, presented by Steinhoff, FNB and STEERS. Monday 27th February 2017
FNB RHODES vs FNB UFH at Rhodes Great Field, Grahamstown, Eastern Cape.

Jeandre Christian of FNB UFH
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Courage in the face of adversity for FNB UFH

The men from Alice are sure to be switched and ready to “Ruck and Roll” as they play their second last match in what has been a fantastic season.   “We have not done ourselves justice this year, we have made things very difficult, we have donated points where we […]

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FNB WSU docked points for fielding ineligible players

The University of Walter Sisulu have been docked 10 points, with both of their opening two matches adjusted to 32-0 losses, after they were found to have fielded ineligible players in their opening two Varsity Shield matches. On Monday 6 March the FNB Varsity Cup presented by Steinhoff International’s Disciplinary Committee […]

UFH wins the line out 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.



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Rugby meets a smarty pants and he is making waves in the Eastern Cape

Born and bred in the deep rural villages of the Eastern Cape, and playing in his fourth season now, one must salute a rugby talent when his abilities meet his academic brilliance. Born in former Transkei, in a village called Tsomo, standing at a towering 191cm tall and having played […]

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