Varsity Shield takes over Friday nights

2020-01-10 08:45

The Varsity Shield will celebrate its 10th anniversary in 2020 and to mark the occasion, the tournament will have one fixture per week televised by SuperSport on Friday nights.

First female referee for Varsity Shield final

2019-04-10 13:29

Aimee Barrett-Theron will become the first female referee in history to take charge of a Varsity Shield final.

Madibaz coach knows a tough road lies ahead

2019-02-21 11:09

Madibaz coach Jarryd Buys is buoyant after their opening Varsity Shield victory, but says they realise a tough challenge lies ahead for the team.

Chester's UWC promoted to Varsity Cup

2018-03-16 06:59

The University of the Western Cape have qualified for the Varsity Cup for the first time in their history.

UWC thrash UFH, win Varsity Shield title

2017-04-11 10:46

It was a case of third time lucky for UWC as they thrashed UFH in the fnal of this year's Varsity Shield.

Wits crowned Varsity Shield champions

2016-04-18 21:59

Wits were too strong for UWC, dominating the Varsity Shield Final at Wits Rugby Stadium for an easy victory.

UWC smash Fort Hare in rainy affair

2016-03-14 18:23

UWC put Fort Hare to the sword in a scrappy Varsity Shield clash in Soweto,

Wits far too strong for TUT

2016-02-08 22:33

TUT were totally outplayed by Wits in a one-sided Varsity Shield encounter in Braamfontein.

UWC get off to winning start

2016-02-01 21:59

UWC have won their opening Varsity Shield encounter against Fort Hare in a closely fought encounter in Alice.

Varsity Cup announces expansion

2016-01-25 18:01

The Varsity Cup and Varsity Shield are both set for expansions in 2017, with three new sides being included.


Madibaz gear up for CPUT onslaught

2019-04-10 13:57

Madibaz captain Riaan Esterhuizen wants his team to emulate their defensive display in the semi-finals when they face CPUT in the Varsity Shield final.

Madibaz will stick to tried and trusted approach

2019-04-02 14:18

It will be more of the same in terms of preparations by the Madibaz team as the Varsity Shield reaches its business end with this week’s semi-finals.

UWC defend Varsity Shield title

2018-04-10 08:08

The University of the Western Cape thumped Walter Sisulu University in the Varsity Shield final.

WATCH: SA Varsity Shield team performs 'haka'

2018-02-23 12:56

The Walter Sisulu University Varsity Shield side performed a version of the 'haka' on Thursday.

SA rugby ref breaks new ground

2017-03-15 14:19

Aimee Barrett-Theron has become the first female referee on SA Rugby’s national panel to take charge of a men’s match in a domestic competition.

FNB UKZN claims memorable win over Wits

2016-03-14 18:29

A remarkable comeback saw UKZN defeat Wits in Varsity Shield encounter in Soweto.

Wits outmuscle Fort Hare

2016-02-18 22:04

Wits proved too strong for the University of Fort Hare in a Varisty Shield encounter played in Alice

Impi overcome UWC in fiercely contested encounter

2016-02-08 22:27

UKZN-Impi displayed just why they are the Varsity Shield champions when they defeated UWC in a fiercely contested encounter.

UKZN grab late win over Wits

2016-02-01 20:20

The University of KwaZulu-Natal have beaten Wits in the opening match of the Varsity Shield played in Pietermaritzburg.

Chester replaces Div at UWC

2015-08-27 08:29

Ex-Bok wing Chester Williams has been appointed as the new head coach of the University of the Western Cape’s rugby team.

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