Entries by Ikey Tigers

Shimlas break Ikey hearts

Shimlas are the 2024 FNB Varsity Cup champions. This after snatching the win in an epic final at Shimla Park on the stroke of full-time thanks to an Ethan Wentzel penalty, giving UFS their first title since 2015. The final score was 45-42 to Shimlas. Scrumhalf Jandré Nel was named the FNB Player That Rocks, […]

Classy Ikeys slide into VC final

The 2024 FNB Varsity Cup will be decided at Shimla Park Bloemfontein on Monday 22 April (kick-off at 19h00), where the UFS Shimlas will host the UCT Ikey Tigers. This after the men in Blue and White produced a sensational performance to beat defending champions, NWU, in their semi-final in Potch, and Shimlas out-classed Maties […]

Eagles edge Ikeys, secure home semi

The NWU Eagles secured a home semi-final following a hard-fought 30-18 victory over the Ikeys from UCT at the Fanie du Toit Sports Ground in Potchefstroom. The result will see NWU host UCT next Monday in a repeat of last night’s final league game, while fellow Capetownians, Maties from Stellenbosch, will at home against the […]

Ikeys on fire, Makhaza sets record

The Chester Williams Memorial Trophy will remain on the Green Mile for another year after a dominant display saw the Ikeys beat UWC 91-9 at their Sports Stadium. In the process, points scoring machine, wing Ntokozo Makhaza became the highest scoring Ikey player in the FNB Varsity Cup, surpassing Matthew Rosslee’s previous record. Makhaza has […]

Stalemate in Jozi

After both U20 sides had played to a 32 all draw earlier in the day, FNB Wits fought back superbly in the second half of the 1st XV game to burgle a 33-33 draw against visitors, the FNB UCT Ikeys, at the Wits Stadium on Monday evening. It took a last-minute try and conversion for […]