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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Club Rugby Column

SA Home Loans Durban Collegians and College Rovers have gone through to face each other once again in the final of the Hollywoodbets Murray Cup club rugby knockout competition after resounding wins in the semi-finals played last Friday at the Bidvest Insurance Crusaders Rugby Club in Durban North. It turned out to be a sad night for club rugby with…

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Club Rugby Column

Then there were four. The draw for the Hollywoodbets Murray Cup semi finals was held in the Jock Leyden Media Centre at Jonsson Kings Park on Monday evening and sees the last four sides left in the competition all set and squaring up for action at the home of Bidvest Insurance Crusaders in Ranleigh Crescent Durban North on Friday evening, FN…

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Club Rugby Column

Although it was a sad day for club rugby in KZN with the tragic death of Bidvest Insurance Crusaders club stalwart Brett van den Berg, who was tragically killed in a motor accident in the early hours of Saturday morning, making it a somber opening of the Hollywoodbets Murray Cup quarter-finals, it still turned out turned out to be wonderful afterno…

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Club Rugby Column

The 119th playing of the Hollywoodbets Murray Cup club rugby knockout competition got off to a smooth enough start without any upsets in the qualifying round on Saturday. Defending champions College Rovers were made to look very ordinary in their opener against their hosts Westville Old Boys at Jimmy Bellows Park, particularly in the first half,…

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