Watch Live

Tune in live for the 30th anniversary of the Women’s Varsity Match and 137th Men’s Varsity Match between Oxford and Cambridge Universities at Twickenham Stadium on Thursday 6 December 2018.

The Women’s Varsity Match 2018: Kick-off 11.30am | The Men’s Varsity Match 2018: Kick-off 3.00pm

How to watch


Both matches will be streamed live on:

Varsity Match YouTube

England Rugby YouTube

Facebook Live


UK residents can watch both matches on the BBC – Women’s Varsity Match BBC Red Button from 11.30am and Men’s Varsity Match on BBC 2 from 2.45pm.

The Varsity Matches are broadcast international to 70 countries covering 163 millions homes. International TV broadcasters include:

Australia Fox Australia
China CCTV5
Hong Kong Now TV
Japan Jsports
New Zealand SKYNZ
Pan Central Africa Kwese
Pan Middle East                   +North Africa OSN Sports
Poland SportKlub
Portugal Sport TV 
Russia Match TV
South & Pan Africa – 51 countires including : Namibia, Kenya, Zambia, Egypt, Morocco, Tanazania, Congo, Uganda Supersport, MNET & CSN
USA, Belgium, Poland, Italy, Luxembourg, Singapore, Taiwan, Mexico City, Myanmar Elevensports

Social Media

Get involved with the Battle of the Blue on social media via facebook, instagram and twitter using #varsitymatch