Ikey Tigers' O Week Activation

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The O week activation kicked off with the Tiger tribe crashing lectures in the Health science faculty and speaking to the first-year students about Varsity Cup and how the Ikey Tigers fixtures are set up.

Quadrangular Tournament

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The Pre-season Quadrangular was hosted by UCT RFC on the Green Mile. False Bay take on the Villagers, followed by the UCT Blues Squad versus Victorian 1st XV.

Ikey players treated to lunch with former SA rugby captain, Francois Pienaar

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A few weeks ago, a lunch event with Francois Pienaar was held, hosted by Neville Isdell, Ikey Tigers' Club President. The lunch invitation emanated from the Japan Auction night where a gift was auctioned, being a lunch with Francois Pienaar, and Greg Fury was the top bidder for this gift. 

We’d Jump on this Bandwagon! – Meet Josh Van Vuuren

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I think it is safe to say that Mapoe is basically part of the furniture of UCT Rugby. He has been part of the Varsity Cup team for six years; starting with the Young Guns in 2014 and now for the first team.

FNB UCT Suffer Their Loss Against Bitter Rivals FNB Maties

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The Ikey Tigers experienced the bitter taste of defeat, in a narrow 8-7 loss against archrivals FNB Maties at Danie Craven Stadium on Monday evening.

FNB UCT Travel to Danie Craven to Take On FNB Maties

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In round six of the FNB Varsity Cup, the Ikey Tigers go head to head against their arch rivals FNB Maties in the final Cape derby of the season.

50 Caps for this Chap – Rayno Mapoe

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I think it is safe to say that Mapoe is basically part of the furniture of UCT Rugby. He has been part of the Varsity Cup team for six years; starting with the Young Guns in 2014 and now for the first team.

FNB UCT & FNB Wits Share The Spoils To Remain Unbeaten

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In round 5 of the FNB Varsity Cup the Ikey Tigers are back on the Green Mile against a determined FNB Wits side as the race for the playoffs intensifies.

FNB UCT Return To The Green Mile To Take On FNB Wits

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In round 5 of the FNB Varsity Cup the Ikey Tigers are back on the Green Mile against a determined FNB Wits side as the race for the playoffs intensifies.

Can Busie bust a move?

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If our very own Business Science Graduates & Engineers didn’t convince you enough that the Tigers are not only professional level rugby players but are also absolute nerds. Mabena puts the cherry on top proving that there are proper academics playing for the Tigers.

Ikey Tiger's Upcoming Fixtures

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Find all the updated fixtures for the upcoming months here.

Doc Moss Memorial Match Day and Donor event

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On Friday, 24th January, the club gathered at the 2nd Annual Doc Moss Memorial Match Day event to celebrate the strength of Ikeys, and the life of one of the Ikey legends who set its course, Doc Cecil Moss.

VUSA Kids Coaching Clinic

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The VUSA kids eagerly anticipated the coaching session, hosted by the Ikey Tigers on the Green Mile, on Saturday, 15 February. It was brilliant! 130 girls and boys enjoyed the rugby coaching from the young men of Ikey’s rugby club.

2020 Varsity Cup Squad Blazer Handover

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Every year a group of 45 players who have been selected by the First team head coach, start the long pre-season road of incredibly hard work in the gyms, on the beaches, on the Green Mile and in the mountains to achieve the ultimate goal of representing the Ikeys in the prestigious Varsity Cup.

Chris Pope: Ikey, Western Province and Springbok rugby legend

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Chris is famously remembered for scoring the winning try for Western Province against the All Blacks at Newlands in 1976. To the Ikeys he is also remembered for captaining the Ikeys in 1976 to a 10 – 3 Intervarsity win over the Matie’s, for the first time in 15 years!

A Tribute to Greg Swiel

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Of all the marvellous players who have worn the blue-and-white Ikeys stripes in the nearly 140 years of club history, not all that many would match Greg Swiel for the maverick nature of his ball-playing creativity, daring attacking initiative, or sheer audacity, allied with skill, in launching counter-attacks from seemingly impossibly deep positions on the field.

FNB UCT Grab A Last Gasp Draw In Bloem Against FNB CUT

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The Ikey Tigers snatched a draw from the jaws of defeat as they clawed back a 20-point deficit to earn a 44 all draw against FNB CUT.

Why did the Chicken cross the mile? – To play for the UCT Young Guns!

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Meet one of our newest Young Guns – Chulumanco Nklalashe. Affectionately known as Chicken, this guy is seriously one to be on the lookout for – with a personality and a zest for life like he does, there’s no doubt he is going places.

FNB UCT Survive Late Comeback To Win Thrilling Cape Derby

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The Ikey Tigers survived a spirited late comeback by FNB UWC to claim their third victory of the season in their 100th FNB Varsity Cup fixture.

FNB UCT Travel to FNB UWC Looking to Make it Three From Three

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In round three of the FNB Varsity Cup the Ikey Tigers travel to their noisy neighbours, FNB UWC, looking to maintain their perfect record in the competition thus far.

A (Prop)er Gentleman, Ashwyn Adams

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Meet the club’s prop, a self-proclaimed hopeless romantic with a love for the club that literally radiates through his words.