The Ikey Tigers tour to Oxford to participate in the inaugural World University Rugby Cup has kicked off with two wins out of two matches.
The Ikeys beat the Oxford Greyhounds by 47:5. The Greyhounds are a stand in side for Standford University who had to withdraw from the competition.
Japanese top rugby varsity Waseda University was beaten by 31:14 in an entertaining encounter. A match video of the Ikey Tigers vs Waseda game can be viewed here: http://www.imedialibrarysports.com/clubs-video-channel/iML-Player-16×9.php?id=4627&showSlideSeek=&autoPlay=true
UCT face old rivals Oxford on Friday morning at Iffley Road in their final pool match.
The play offs are starting on Friday afternoon also at Iffley Road, Oxford.
· North – Oxford & Trinity College
· South – Cape Town & NZ Universities
· East – Waseda & Federal Siberian
· West – Stanford & British Columbia