UCT came from behind to see off a strong Hamilton's team by 19:15 on their home turf and finish the first half of the season in second spot – trailling Maties by only three points.
The FNB UCT Ikeys Tigers held off a strong fightback from SK Walmers at the Green Mile on Saturday and won an action packed match 34:32.
The Ikeys beat the Stellenbosch University Victorians team in a game that was tied until the 80th minute by 24:17. This what was the seventh match in 27 days.
With the return of the full multi sports Intervarsity FNB UCT rugby was on song to impress with a hard fought 21:13 win against rivals FNB Maties by the Ikey Tigers. To top of a great event, the 2nd team and 3rd team also beat their counterparts in maroon for a rare 3:0 in senior rugby.
Both Ikey and Maties won't need any extra motivation when they go head to head in what is one of the center pieces of the 2013 full intervarsity at 16:00 on the Green Mile this Saturday.