It seems that just yesterday the Varsity Cup was introduced to the university and rugby communities in South Africa. Yet 11 years ago our Ikey Tigers First Team entered the inaugural VC competition with, as coach John Dobson (Dobbo) recalls, more than a slight bit of trepidation…
In the final round of league action in the FNB Varsity Cup it was FNB UCT who travelled up to FNB UJ in an attempt to displace them from fourth spot and book themselves a spot in the semi-finals.
Going into the final game of the round robin stage of the competition the FNB Ikey Tigers have got everything to play for.
Round 8 of the FNB Varsity Cup saw the FNB Ikey Tigers narrowly defeat FNB CUT 30-23 in Bloemfontein.
We’ve reached the penultimate leg of the round robin phase of the FNB Varsity Cup 11 and the FNB Ikey Tigers have everything to play for.