The FNB Ikey Tigers are back from vac and have kicked off the second half of the season with two bonus point wins agains St Georges and Belhar.
The UCT team had worked well during the break and they had too much firepower for St Georges when they ran in 11 tries to beat the visitors 73:15.
2014 Varsity Cup Final hero Nathan Nel and Tom Bednall each ran in a brace with Keenan Jacobs adding a hattrick of his own to pile on the points.
UCT vs St Georges – won 73 – 15
Try scorers: Nathan Nel (2), Thomas Bednall (2), Keenan Jacobs (3), Alva Senderayi (1), Jason Klaasen (1), Robin Murray (1), Bradley Bosman (1)
Conversions: Thomas Bednall (5), Paul Cohen (4)
Belhar tough to crack away
The second feature was Belhar away and the team who have a strong home record and big support on their field side proved a tough opposition.
In the end a brace from Nathan Nel and tries from Lihleli Xoli, Tiger Bax and Keagan Timm were enough to secure an important 35:31 bonus point win.
UCT vs Belhar – won 35 – 31
Try scorers: Nathan Nel (2), Lihleli Xoli (1), Liam Bax(1), Keagan Timm (1)
Conversions: Paul Cohen (2), Thomas Bednall (3)
Next UCT host heavy weights Hamiltons RFC on the Green Mile on Wednesday 5th of August 21.00. Come support!