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VARSITY CUP

Champs crash out of Varsity Cup

Pukke’s title defence came to an abrupt end with a 43-28 defeat against Tuks on Monday, while Maties, Wits and NMMU sealed wins in the final regular round of the Varsity Cup.


Highlights: UJ vs Wits (2017)

The hosts had to work hard for their 28-23 win in the Varsity Cup.


Highlights: Tuks vs Ikeys (2017)

The hosts scored six tries tries in their 44-23 Varsity Cup win.


UJ tops in Joburg derby

UJ edged neighbours Wits 28-23 in Johannesburg, while there were also wins for Maties, Shimlas and Tuks in round eight of the Varsity Cup.


UJ batter feeble UCT

UJ thumped UCT 40-12 in Cape Town, while there were also wins for Tuks, Wits and Pukke in round seven of the Varsity Cup.


Wits captain’s legendary post-match interview

Constant Beckerling wore his heart on his sleeve after Wits' shock win against Pukke.


Highlights: Pukke vs Wits (2017)

Wits shocked the Varsity Cup champions by winning 24-13 in Potchefstroom. 


Highlights: Tuks vs CUT (2017)

Tuks scored 14 tries in their 100-0 win at the University of Pretoria.


UJ hold off NMMU, Wits shock Pukke

UJ beat NMMU 36-28 in Johannesburg, while there were also wins for Maties, Tuks and Wits in round six of the Varsity Cup.


Highlights: UCT vs Maties (2017)

Maties scored seven tries in their 47-16 win at the Green Mile in Cape Town.


Highlights: Shimlas vs Pukke (2017)

Shimlas scored four tries in their 35-23 Varsity Cup win in Bloemfontein.


Maties inflict derby defeat on UCT

Flyhalf Chris Smith scored 16 points as Maties lashed UCT 47-16 in Cape Town, while there were also wins for UJ, Tuks and Shimlas in round five of the Varsity Cup on Monday.


Highlights: UJ vs Tuks (2017)

Tuks missed a conversion after the hooter to give UJ an 18-17 win in the Varsity Cup.


Missed kick costs Tuks against UJ

Tuks flyhalf Joshua Stander missed an 81st minute conversion to hand UJ a narrow 18-17 victory, while there were also wins for Maties and Pukke in round four of the Varsity Cup on Monday.


Magical Maties pummel Pukke

Maties trounced defending champions Pukke 31-9 in Stellenbosch, while there were also wins for UCT, Tuks and Wits in round three of the Varsity Cup on Monday.


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