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11 Dec 2019

How to Watch the 2019 Varsity Matches

Tune in live for the 31st Women’s Varsity Match and 138th Men’s Varsity Match between Oxford and Cambridge Universities at Twickenham Stadium on Thursday 12 December 2019. The ...

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11 Dec 2019

LIGHT BLUES LOOKING TO KEEP CLEAN SHEET IN WOMEN’S VARSITY MATCH

Cambridge coach Jack Baird has fielded two goalkeepers in his team for Twickenham as he tries to make it four wins in five years for the Light Blues in the women’s Varsity Match ...

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11 Dec 2019

DARK BLUE DIX READY TO FACE BIGGEST VARSITY TEST

Jasper Dix may be giving away three inches in height, four stones in weight and 12 years in playing experience, but he believes youth can still overcome experience in the 138th Var...

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04 Dec 2019

LIGHT BLUES DRAW FIRST BLOOD IN VARSITY MATCH SERIES

t was first blood to Cambridge in the annual ‘Battle of the Blues’ as they kicked-off the Varsity Match Series with a thrilling 29-26 win against Oxford in the Colleges XV fixt...

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03 Dec 2019

COUNTING DOWN TO THE VARSITY MATCH – THE ONLY GAME PLAYED ON 3 DECEMBER

There are nine days to go to the 138th Varsity Match and there has only ever been one ‘Battle of the Blues’ staged on 3 December. It was the third game in the greatest series o...

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03 Dec 2019

WOMEN’S TEAMS READY FOR BATTLE

Oxford skipper Hazel Ellender has won her fitness battle and the Dark Blues into the Women’s Varsity Match at Twickenham on Thursday, 12 December. The Dark Blues leader damaged k...

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02 Dec 2019

2019 VARSITY MATCH SQUADS ANNOUNCED

James Horwill and Flip van der Merwe used to be rivals on the international and Super Rugby stages as professionals, but next week they will be brothers in arms as they pack down t...

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02 Dec 2019

VARSITY MATCH SEASON KICKS-OFF WITH COLLEGES BATTLE

The Varsity Match series kicks-off at Grange Road on Tuesday, 3 December, when Oxford Colleges travel to try to make it five wins in a row over their Cambridge hosts (kick-off 2.00...

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29 Nov 2019

COLLEGES TO KICK-OFF ‘DERBY MONTH’ IN BATTLE OF THE BLUES

December has always been the month of the ‘Varsity Match’ and as the 15th decade of the annual battles between Oxford and Cambridge comes to an end, 2019 is no different. There...

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