At least five players of colour must be included in every Varsity Cup starting XV this season.
Former Vodacom Bulls and Lions centre Dewey Swartbooi has been appointed UJ head coach.
The Varsity Cup has selected an all-time ‘dream team’ filled with Springboks.
UJ will face Pukke in the opening fixture of the Varsity Cup on 4 February at the UJ Stadium in Johannesburg.
The 2019 Varsity Cup season will end with a derby match between a northern and southern XV in Bloemfontein.
CPUT, Wits and WSU will form part of the 12 university teams that will compete the Varsity Sevens at Greenside this Friday and Saturday.
Defending champions Maties are set to open court proceedings against the Varsity Cup due to its reluctance to approve one of the university’s prospective sponsors.
Former Varsity Sports chief executive Duitser Bosman has ruled himself out of the running for the vacant position of Bulls CEO.
Varsity Cup CEO Duitser Bosman has announced that he will leave his position at the end of July to pursue personal interests.
MARTIN GILLINGHAM finds out how Huw Jones went from representing UCT in the Varsity Cup to playing Test rugby for Scotland.