WEDNESDAY CLUB RUGBY COLUMN

The final curtain dropped on the 2019 club rugby season last weekend with Harlequins winning the Findlay Cup out on their home grounds on the Bluff, when they beat Voortrekker from Pietermaritzburg 30- 12 in the final of the 97-year-old knockout competition. The Findlay Cup was presented to the Union in 1922 in honour of the loyal long-serving r…

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HOLLYWOODBETS WEDNESDAY CLUB COLUMN

College Rovers once again retained the Hollywoodbets Murray Cup for the third consecutive year edging out SA Home Loans Durban Collegians 44-22 in yet another enthralling and classic final going into extra time. Certainly, the rugby purists couldn’t have asked for anything better in a final at the home of Bidvest Insurance Crusaders. It was a …

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HOLLYWOODBETS MURRAY CUP CLUB RUGBY WEDNESDAY COLUMN

For College Rovers and SA Home Loans Durban Collegians its a case of 'play it again Sam' as they once again have made it through to the final of the Hollywoodbets Murray Cup Final on Sunday after victories over Westville Old Boys and Varsity College respectively last Saturday at the home of Bidvest Insurance Crusaders in Durban North. In the ope…

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HOLLYWOODBETS MURRAY CUP WEDNESDAY CLUB COLUMN

History was made in the quarter-finals of the Hollywoodbets Murray Cup last Saturday when the top First Division club and winners of the Dewar Shield Westville Old Boys beat the students from the Premier Division side FNB UKZN Pietermaritzburg 26-21 at the Pieter Booysen Stadium in the Capital, to find their way into the semi-finals. Westville O…

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FIDELITY ADT CLUB RUGBY WEDNESDAY COLUMN

In what was yet another classic club rugby game College Rovers edged out SA Home Loans Durban Collegians 27-25 in what can be best described as a great advert for Club Rugby. There can be no doubt that games as epic as what we saw last Friday evening between these two top clubs from the KZNRU, whose rivalries go way back 1906, should be at least te…

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CLUB RUGBY FOR CHARITY, RUGBY 4 ALMA

This past Saturday Land Rover Durban Hillcrest Villagers held a charity day up at Kearsney College to raise funds for 16 year old Alma van Heerden. Alma has been diagnosed with Acute Lymphoid Leukemia, through her medical condition the family has been in desperate need of financial assistance as a result of mounting medical bills, many of which …

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THE FIDELITY ADT CLUB RUGBY WEDNESDAY COLUMN

Last weekend was an extremely emotional one for club rugby in KZN with SA Home Loans Durban Collegians hosting eThekwini Refractories Amanzimtoti after a memorial service for one of Durban Collegians favorite sons Gary Rodwell while up at Kearsney College Jaguar Land Rover Durban Hillcrest hosted Drakensberg RFC in their Rugby 4Amy fundraiser. &…

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