All the results from day one of the Varsity Sevens at the Pirates Rugby Club in Johannesburg as they come in.
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.
Varsity Cup CEO Duitser Bosman has announced that he will leave his position at the end of July to pursue personal interests.
Maties coach Hawies Fourie says his side refused to talk about their title drought in the build-up to their 40-7 Varsity Cup final win against Pukke.
Maties beat Pukke 40-7 in the Varsity Cup final in Stellenbosch on Monday to end a seven-year title drought. DYLAN JACK reports.
The Central University of Technology scored a 79th-minute try to beat Walter Sisulu University 37-31 in Monday’s promotion-relegation match in Stellenbosch. DYLAN JACK reports.
Maties will look to break a seven-year title drought when they host Pukke in the Varsity Cup final at the Danie Craven Stadium on Monday. DYLAN JACK reports.
Wits scored a last-minute seven-point try to secure a 30-30 draw with Maties in Johannesburg, while there were wins for UCT, Pukke and UJ in the Varsity Cup. DYLAN JACK reports.
Wits will be looking to top the Varsity Cup log when they host Maties on Monday, while Ikeys host Tuks, Pukke travel to NMU and Shimlas take on UJ.