varsity-match-2019

News

04 Oct 2019

Oxford and Cambridge Rise To The Challenge

“I accept your challenge.” Four words that symbolise the official start of this season’s hotly contested Varsity Match 2019. Oxford University RFC and Cambridge University RU...

Read More
03 Oct 2019

Cambridge rugby stars line out at The Manor

Cambridge University RUFC visited The Manor, a residential care home for disabled adults in Brampton run by charity Leonard Cheshire, to meet residents and talk about the upcoming ...

Read More
02 Oct 2019

TONY ROGERS REMEMBERS 1983 VARSITY MATCH IN JAPAN

On 20th September 1983, the Varsity Match was played in the Tokyo national Stadium in front of a sell out crowd. Cambridge legend Tony Rodgers and manager of CURUFC at the time, ta...

Read More
01 Oct 2019

Gerald Davies elected as Welsh Rugby Union President

The Welsh Rugby Union has elected another former Cambridge Blue, Gerald Davies, to be their President when Dennis Gethin stands down at the end of the Rugby World Cup in Japan. Get...

Read More
27 Sep 2019

Flip Van Der Merwe strengthens CURUFC second row

South African Flip Van Der Merwe is confirmed to join James Horwill and represent Cambridge University RUFC in hopes to play in the Varsity Match 2019. The former Springbok is enr...

Read More
26 Sep 2019

OURFC men finish their tour of Japan

Oxford were frustrated for a second time by Sydney University at the World Universities Rugby Invitational Tournament in Japan as they finished fourth overall in the eight team tou...

Read More
20 Sep 2019

KEARNAN MYALL TO REPRESENT OXFORD UNIVERSITY RFC

Kearnan Myall will represent Oxford University RFC and hopes to return to Twickenham for the Varsity Match. Myall has played more than 200 games for Wasps, Sale and Leeds and tou...

Read More
09 Sep 2019

HORWILL HOPING FOR ONE FINAL TWICKENHAM FLING WITH CAMBRIDGE

James Horwill will become the latest World Cup player to represent Cambridge University RUFC this season after coming out of retirement to bid to play in the Varsity Match at Twick...

Read More
12 Mar 2019

Hazel Ellender elected 2019 OURFC captain

Oxford University Rugby Club have elected Hazel Ellender (Pembroke) as their 2019 women’s captain. Ellender, who studies Philosophy and Theology at Pembroke College, has won two ...

Read More