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Varsity Cup Opening Round

UWC fullback Tristan Leyds (2015S) chases after the ball against UCT on Monday.

8 Feb 2019
The Green Mile Main Field
The Green Mile Main Field
Monday 04 February 2019 saw the opening round of Varsity Cup Rugby 2019 in South Africa.
Our congratulations goes out to the various ODs who are representing different University sides.
Plenty of ODs featured on The Green Mile where UCT Ikeys beat UWC 32-24 to earn the top spot on the log after the first round.
ODs also featured in the televised match from Coetzenburg in Stellenbosch, where reigning champions Maties beat Wits 33-17.
Results and upcoming fixtures can be viewed here

Please note: The Intervarsity clash between Ikeys and Maties takes place on Monday 11 February 2019 at the UCT Rugby Fields.
ODs can really make a sporting day of Monday, by supporting Sports Day at Lutgensvale from 13:00 - 18:00, and then making your way to UCT for a classic clash!
The UCT vs Stellenbosch match will also be broadcast live on Super Sport.

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