Shimlas coach Hendro Scholtz says his side will not get carried away with their log position after their 32-27 win against UCT in Cape Town. DYLAN JACK reports.
Pukke got back to winning ways by beating UJ 18-15 in Potchefstroom, while there were also Varsity Cup wins for Wits, Maties and Shimlas on Monday.
Pukke will be looking to remind the rest of the Varsity Cup competition of their attacking potency when they host UJ on Monday, while NMU play Wits, Maties face CUT and Shimlas travel to UCT.
CUT coach Tiaan Liebenberg says his side will not get carried away after beating NMU 38-37 for their first win of the season and second in Varsity Cup history. DYLAN JACK reports.
Maties flyhalf Chris Smith kicked a 78th-minute penalty to ensure a 24-16 win against Tuks, while there were also wins for CUT, UCT and Shimlas in round three of the Varsity Cup.
Maties will look to extend their unbeaten run in this year's Varsity Cup against winless Tuks on Monday, while CUT host NMU, Wits travel to Shimlas and UCT host Pukke.
Wits flyhalf Chris Humphreys says the team's brotherhood mentality helped them beat UCT and Tuks in the Varsity Cup. DYLAN JACK reports.
Wits scored three tries in their 25-19 win against the defending Varsity Cup champions.
Watch Wits captain Constant Beckerling's passionate post-match interview after their 25-19 win against Tuks in the Varsity Cup.
Wits upset Tuks 25-19 in Johannesburg, while there were also wins for UCT, Maties and UJ in round two of the Varsity Cup.
NMU will open their season against Ikeys in round two of the Varsity Cup, while Wits host Tuks, Shimlas travel to Stellenbosch and UJ meet CUT.
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