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29 Nov 2019

ALL CHANGE FOR DARK BLUES IN FINAL OUTING BEFORE BATTLE OF THE BLUES

Spanish international centre Carlos Blanco will get a final chance to push for a place in the 138th Varsity Match when he teams up in the Oxford midfield with Nick Greenhalgh for t...

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27 Nov 2019

CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY 34 – 19 STEELE-BODGER XV

Cambridge made it four wins in a row to complete their Varsity Match build-up on a high note as they beat the Steele-Bodger XV for the ninth time in 10 years. Light Blues skipper S...

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27 Nov 2019

GRAND TRIBUTE TO THE GREAT MICKY STEELE-BODGER AT GRANGE ROAD

There will be one big absentee from the annual Varsity Match dress rehearsal for Cambridge University at Grange Road this afternoon – Micky Steele-Bodger (kick-off 3.00pm). The m...

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26 Nov 2019

MEN’S ULTIMATE XV

We asked fans on Facebook and Instagram to vote for their favourites and the results are in … 10 for CURUFC and 5 for OURFC.  

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25 Nov 2019

JP DOYLE TO REFEREE 138TH VARSITY MATCH AT TWICKENHAM

John Paul ‘JP’ Doyle will become the latest international referee to take charge of the Varsity Match when he controls the 138thclash between Oxford and Cambridge at Twickenham...

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25 Nov 2019

PETTINGALE BACK AT TWICKENHAM FOR WOMEN’S VARSITY MATCH

Laura Pettingale will make her third appearance at Twickenham this year when she takes charge of the fifth Women’s Varsity match to be played at the home of English rugby. The 25...

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21 Nov 2019

THE VARSITY MATCH COMES TO ITV SPORT WITH HISTORIC MEN’S AND WOMEN’S DOUBLE

ITV Sport is set to build on its excellent coverage of England’s march to the final of the Rugby World Cup in Japan by broadcasting the 138th Varsity Match at Twickenham on Thurs...

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15 Nov 2019

COREEN GRANT AND BLUEBELL NICHOLLS ON COURSE FOR TWICKENHAM

Scottish age-grade international Coreen Grant is on course for a return trip to Twickenham next month after forging a strong midfield partnership with Saracens club mate Bluebell N...

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15 Nov 2019

SMILING SHANNERS HAPPY WITH ARRESTING NINE TRY WIN OVER BRITISH POLICE

Cambridge came up with an ‘anything you can do, we can do better’ response to Oxford’s 40-40 draw with the Major Stanley’s XV by running in nine tries in a 55-7 win over Br...

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