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20 Dec 2016

School pupils learn about Oxbridge life at The Varsity Match

The Varsity rugby matches between Oxford and Cambridge – one of the oldest rivalries in sport – were the venue for an outreach event targeting local school students. Five-hundr...

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14 Dec 2016

CAMBRIDGE MEN RECOUNT MOMENTOUS WIN

There was a sense of relief amongst the Cambridge camp after they ended a long, six-year wait to win their first Varsity Match against Oxford since 2009. Former Australian internat...

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13 Dec 2016

EMOTIONAL STREET REFLECTS ON DARK BLUE VICTORY

Gary Street admitted to being as emotional as when he steered England to the Women’s World Cup title as he was watching Oxford University hang onto a 3-0 lead for 65 minutes to w...

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08 Dec 2016

DASS’ DAZZLERS END OXFORD HOODOO

Cambridge ended a six-year hoodoo as they claimed a first Varsity Match victory since 2009 with a 23-18 triumph at Twickenham. A first-half interception try from Mike Phillips gave...

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08 Dec 2016

WILCOCK’S SINGLE STRIKE WINS IT FOR OXFORD

What a difference a year makes! Twelve months on from conceding eight tries in a record 52-0 defeat to Cambridge, Catherine Wilcock’s Dark Blues upset the odds to win 3-0 at Twic...

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08 Dec 2016

The Varsity Match announces Metapraxis as Analytics Partner

The Varsity Match is pleased to announce that Metapraxis, the leading provider of financial analytics, is the official analytics partner of the Varsity Match, 2016. Metapraxis prov...

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08 Dec 2016

OXFORD GUNNING FOR CAMBRIDGE

The 30th Women’s rugby Varsity Match at Twickenham today promises to be more competitive than the two games played in 2015, which both saw Cambridge run riot (kick-off 11.30am)....

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07 Dec 2016

WATCH THE VARSITY MATCHES LIVE

The Varsity Matches 2016 will both be screened live on the BBC, as well as being shown live on YouTube. The women’s match will be screened at the link below from 11am, with t...

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07 Dec 2016

MENS BLUES SET FOR TWICKENHAM CLASH

Charlie Amesbury will hope to do what fellow pro Jamie Roberts couldn’t do last year and inspire Cambridge University to a much needed Varsity Match win at Twickenham (Thursday, ...

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