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03 Dec 2018

30 years of the Women’s Varsity Match

As with so many great British sporting ideas, the plans for the Women’s Varsity Match were first made during a late night drinking session at a pub. Oxford judo Blue Heather Bunt...

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26 Nov 2018

Teams named for the 137th Men’s Varsity Match

Former England and Harlequins lock George Robson will return to Twickenham on Thursday, 6 December, when he makes his Varsity Match debut for Oxford University at the age of 33. Ro...

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26 Nov 2018

Teams named for the 30th anniversary of the Women’s Varsity Match

Cambridge University women’s captain Kate Marks has picked 10 of her team mates from last season’s big win over arch-rivals Oxford to join her at Twickenham for the Women’s V...

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23 Nov 2018

Oxford Varsity rugby stars volunteer for charity

Oxford University’s Varsity rugby teams volunteered their time for charity, spending last Sunday afternoon at a local Leonard Cheshire home for disabled adults in Banbury. Player...

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22 Nov 2018

Cambridge come back in Steele Bodger’s thriller

Cambridge were forced to hit back from a 14 point deficit to extend their winning run to four games going into next month’s Varsity Match with a thrilling 38-33 win over the Stee...

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21 Nov 2018

Captain Dass returns for historic Steele Bodger fixture

Daniel Dass, the man who led Cambridge to their first victory in the Varsity Match in seven years in 2016, will be back at Grange Road today when he gives the Light Blues a final t...

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15 Nov 2018

Women’s Blues Put In Strong Performance In Defeat To Cardiff Met

On Wednesday evening under the Iffley Road floodlights, the Women’s Blues put together a strong performance against the powerhouse of Cardiff Met University, but ultimately t...

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15 Nov 2018

Oxford University beat Cardiff in Major Stanley’s Match

In the 2018 Major Stanley’s Match at Iffley Road on Wednesday afternoon, the Men’s Blues overcame a young Cardiff side by 27 points to 5 to continue their good run of f...

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12 Nov 2018

Blue & Blacks join forces with Dark Blues to honour Oxford rugby legend

One of British rugby’s most traditional fixtures is undergoing a facelift in its 97th year with the help of one of the world’s greatest rugby clubs. The annual fixture at Oxfor...

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