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Wednesday Column
- posted 30 July, 2014  
SA Home Loans Durban Collegians have reclaimed the Moor Cup, the trophy that they have won more times than any other club in the province after convincingly beating FNB UKZN Impi 66-21 in the annual Jes Foord match between the two clubs at the Peter Booysen Stadium in Pietermaritburg last Friday evening to take top honours in the Fidelity Security Premier Division.
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Castle Murray Cup Draw
- posted 29 July, 2014  
At a Castle Murray Cup function held at Growthpoint KINGS PARK on Monday night, a draw for the 2014 Castle Murray Cup Qualifying round scheduled for Saturday 09 August took place.
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First Division and First Division Reserves Playoff
- posted 28 July, 2014  
Please note, diarise and inform all concerned about the following First Division and First Division Reserves Playoff matches taking place on Saturday 2 August.
Highlanders (North) take on South Coast Warriors (South) at WS at 14:00 in the FIDELITY SECURITY First Division Playoff - Dewar Shield and in the FIDELITY SECURITY First Division Reserves Playoff - Brian Irvine Cup, Ladysmith Bulldogs (North) play Richards Bay II (South) at W2 (15:30 kick-off)

In the event of a draw after full time, the same rules will apply in the case of a knockout match. (i.e. extra time etc.)

Fidelity Security Moor Cup Wrap
- posted 28 July, 2014  
SA Home Loans Durban Collegians were crowned Fidelity Security Moor Cup champions on Thursday night as they comprehensively defeated UKZN Impi 66-21. In doing so they brought to an end College Rover's eight-year stranglehold on the trophy.

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Collegians Crowned Champions
- posted 25 July, 2014  
The fate of the Fidelity Security Moor Cup was finally determined on Thursday evening when SA Home Loans Durban Collegians defeated FNB UKZN Impi 66-21 to be crowned the 2014 champions and, in doing so, secured their Community Cup status for 2015.
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Moor Cup Preview
- posted 24 July, 2014  
The destiny of the Fidelity Security Moor Cup could well be decided tonight when champions elect SA Home Loans Durban Collegians travel to Maritzburg to take on FNB UKZN Impi. Five points is all that's needed to clinch the title to end Jonsson College Rovers' eight year stranglehold on the trophy.
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Wednesday Column
- posted 23 July, 2014  
There was much intrigue in the air last week in club rugby circles and with all eyes focused on the build up to the all-important Fidelity Security Premier Division game between home side Amanzimtoti and their visitors log leaders SA Home Loans Durban Collegians, it was great to a lot of supporters around town who were expecting some sort of an upset.
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Fixture Change
- posted 22 July, 2014  
SA Home Loans Durban Collegians are on the verge of winning the Fidelity Security Moor Cup after a clinical display from the unbeaten log leaders saw them defeat Amanzimtoti 31-0 on Friday night.
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Please note, diarise and inform all concerned about the changes to the date and times of the following matches: The FIDELITY SECURITY Moor Cup (Premier Division)clash between UKZN Impi and Durban Collegians as well as the Premier Reserves Division (Wylie Cup) matches for the reserve teams, originally schedued for this Saturday (26 July), have been shifted to Thursday 24 July. The seniors kick off at 8.30pm with the reserves at 7pm.

Fidelity Security Moor Cup Wrap
- posted 21 July, 2014  
SA Home Loans Durban Collegians are on the verge of winning the Fidelity Security Moor Cup after a clinical display from the unbeaten log leaders saw them defeat Amanzimtoti 31-0 on Friday night.
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KZN claim Girls U18 North Sevens Interprovincial title
- posted 21 July, 2014  
KZN claim Girls U18 North Sevens Interprovincial title KwaZulu-Natal on Saturday cruised to victory in the SARU Girls Under-18 North Sevens Interprovincial competition after toppling the Blue Bulls in the final to remain unbeaten in the two-day series.
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Craven Week Final
- posted 18 July, 2014  
The Under-18 Coca-Cola Craven Week conculdes today with the final round of matches, a full programme to wrap up another eventful tournament.
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Moor Cup Preview
- posted 17 July, 2014  
This weekend could be critical in the destiny of where the Fidelity Security Moor Cup could be heading. Round 12 gets underway on Friday night and SA Home Loans Durban Collegians are gradually edging their way towards ending Jonsson College Rover's eight-year stranglehold on the trophy.
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SWD, KZN secure important wins
- posted 17 July, 2014  
SWD on Wednesday continued their fine form on day three of the Under-18 Coca-Cola Craven Week as they toppled Western Province 38-23 to play their way into a favourable position for a place in the final match of the tournament.
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Important Notice - Fixture Changes
- posted 16 July, 2014  
Please note and advise all concerned of a number of fixtures changes due to the Sharks vs Highlanders match on Saturday at 17:00.
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Wednesday Column
- posted 16 July, 2014  
SA Home Loans Durban Collegians came from behind to beat their Maritzburg counterparts 49-17 in the all-Collegians derby on KP 10 in an entertaining afternoon of running rugby last Saturday. Complete with many old boys from both clubs celebrating the day, it was a memorable afternoon of true rugby camaraderie.
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SWD, WP stand out on opening day of Coca-Cola Craven Week
- posted 15 July, 2014  
SWD and Western Province on Monday stood out as two of the top contenders to play for places in the final match of the Under-18 Coca-Cola Craven Week on Saturday as they registered strong starts to the competition at HTS Middelburg in Mpumalanga.
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Round Eleven Fidelity Security Moor Cup Wrap
- posted 14 July, 2014  
SA Home Loans Durban Collegians showed tremendous determination as they overcame a first half deficit to defeat Ricoh Motswako Pmb Collegians 49-17 in round 11 of the Fidelity Security Moor Cup on Saturday. The bonus point victory ensures they remain top of the log on 51 points.
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WP take the honours at Coca-Cola Grant Khomo Week
- posted 11 July, 2014  
Western Province on Thursday took the honours as the unofficial champions at the Under-16 Coca-Cola Grant Khomo Week for the third successive time as they registered a convincing 26-11 victory against hosts, the Blue Bulls, at the Tshwane University of Technology in Pretoria.
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Moor Cup Preview
- posted 10 July, 2014  
With four rounds of the Fidelity Security Moor Cup remaining, the two leading protagonists cannot afford any slip-ups. SA Home Loans Durban Collegians and Jonsson College Rovers are going to be fighting tooth and nail in the remaining games to get their hands on the championship.
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KZN Bounce Back at Coca-Cola Grant Khomo Week
- posted 9 July, 2014  
After a disappointing first day loss to the Golden Lions on Monday, KwaZulu-Natal bounced back to score an emphatic victory over SWD on day two (Tuesday) at the Under-16 Coca-Cola Grant Khomo Week being held at the Tshwane University of Technology in Pretoria.
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Wednesday Column
- posted 9 July, 2014  
The all-Collegians' derby between Durban and Maritzburg at Woodburn Stadium in the capital on Saturday should be an enthralling encounter with the home side having improved tremendously this season. Certainly their performance against the 2013 Fidelity Security champions Jonsson College Rovers a fortnight ago, albeit with a few Sharks players in their lineup, would have left them feeling a lot more confident...
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Exciting start to the Coca-Cola Grant Khomo Week
- posted 8 July, 2014  
The Under-16 Coca-Cola Grant Khomo Week started on an exciting note at the Tshwane University of Technology in Pretoria on Monday with a series of big wins and a few close encounters keeping spectators entertained.
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Day Three Wrap
- posted 2 July, 2014  
Day three of the Coca-Cola Under 13 Craven Week, being hosted by Durban's Glenwood High School, saw KZN going down to the Leopards who are one of three sides who have not lost in this year's tournament.
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Day Two Round-up
- posted 2 July, 2014  
Day two of the Coca-Cola Under 13 Craven Week, being hosted by Durban's Glenwood High School, saw KZN suffer a second defeat, going down 14-6 to Boland who remain unbeaten after two rounds.
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Wednesday Column
- posted 2 July, 2014  
SA Home Loans took another big step towards reclaiming the oldest piece of silverware in World Rugby - the priceless Moor Cup - which they have won more times than any other club in the history of the Fidelity Security Premier Division, when they beat a tenacious Varsity College outfit 34-16 after trailing 16-15 at the break.
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Round Ten Fidelity Security Moor Cup Wrap
- posted 30 June, 2014  
A hattrick from winger Kyle Hartley inspired SA Home Loans Durban Collegians to a crucial 34-16 victory over Varsity College in round 10 of the Fidelity Security Moor Cup. Friday night's bonus point victory may well be a season-defining result as it sees the log leaders open up a six point advantage over nearest rivals Jonsson College Rovers with only four rounds of the competition remaining.
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Last Gasp Loss for KZN
- posted 1 July, 2014  
In the main game of the opening day's Coca-Cola Under 13 Craven Week, being held at Durban's Glenwood High School, the Lions managed a last minute penalty to secure a 15-12 victory over hosts KZN after the game was dead-locked 12-all (both teams had scored two tries, one converted). It was an entertaining match played in perfect conditions with a good crowd in support.
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Round Ten Fidelity Security Moor Cup Wrap
- posted 30 June, 2014  
A hattrick from winger Kyle Hartley inspired SA Home Loans Durban Collegians to a crucial 34-16 victory over Varsity College in round 10 of the Fidelity Security Moor Cup. Friday night's bonus point victory may well be a season-defining result as it sees the log leaders open up a six point advantage over nearest rivals Jonsson College Rovers with only four rounds of the competition remaining.
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Moor Cup Preview
- posted 26 June, 2014  
The race for the Fidelity Security Moor Cup championship is heating up nicely. Round 10 commences with Nashua Durban Crusaders hosting FNB UKZN Impi in Durban North.
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2014 Craven Week
- posted 25 June, 2014  
The KZN Under 13A side will do battle in the 2014 Craven Week which takes place during the school holidays at Glenwood High School between 30 June and 4 July. Umhlali's Zander van der Merwe will captain the side, coached by Michael Dick of DPHS. Also named are the provincial U13B and U12 sides.
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Wednesday Column
- posted 25 June, 2014  
SA Home Loans Durban Collegians maintained their unbeaten record in the Fidelity Security Premier Division club rugby league with yet another convincing win when they beat Thanda Zululand Rhinos 46-7 on their home grounds at KP 10 last Friday evening, so remaining on top of the log table with a five point cushion.
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Fixture Confirmation
- posted 23 June, 2014  
Please note that the Fidelity Security Premier Division Moor Cup match between Crusaders and UKZN Impi that was scheduled to take place on Friday 27 June has been scheduled for Thursday 26 June, (also 8.30pm). The Premier Reserves Division match between Crusaders and UKZN Maritzburg has also been moved forward to Thursday (7pm kick-off).

Round Nine Fidelity Security Moor Cup Wrap
- posted 23 June, 2014  
Jonsson College Rovers produced an outstanding display of running rugby as they defeated Nashua Durban Crusaders 42-0 in round nine of the Fidelity Security Moor Cup on Friday night.
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Moor Cup Preview
- posted 19 June, 2014  
The next fortnight of Fidelity Security Moor Cup fixtures have been given a massive boost with the news that certain contracted Sharks players, depending on their fitness and availability, will be released to represent their respective clubs. Among the players expected to be featuring this weekend are the likes of Kyle Cooper, Keegan Daniel, Odwa Ndungane, Lourens Adriaanse, Tonderai Chavhanga and Jacques Botes.
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Making a Club Presence
- posted 19 June, 2014  
A number of Cell C Sharks players have been released to their clubs to turn out for this weekend's Fidelity Security Moor Cup fixtures following on from Director of Rugby Jake White's desire to strengthen club ties.
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Fixture Confirmation
- posted 18 June, 2014  
Please note that the FIDELITY SECURITY Moor Cup match between Crusaders and Zululand Rhinos that was scheduled to take place in May has been postponed to Tuesday 8 July. The Premier Division match will kick off at 8.30 with the Reserves in action at 7pm, both matches hosted by Crusaders.

Wednesday Column
- posted 18 June, 2014  
After club rugby had a weekend off, games will resume this weekend, with SA Home Loans Durban Collegians a step closer to reclaiming the priceless and oldest piece of silverware in World Rugby, the Moor Cup after the first round of the Fidelity Security Premier Division league.
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KZN High Schools' 2014 representative teams
- posted 12 June, 2014  
The U18 Craven Week, U18 KZN Academy and U18 KZN Country Districts 2014 KZN High Schools' 2014 representative teams have been finalised.
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Wednesday Column
- posted 11 June, 2014  
Nashua Crusaders came close to beating SA Home Loans Durban Collegians and upsetting the the log leaders when they were edged out 19-13 at Ranleigh Crescent in Durban North in the start of the second round of the Fidelity Security Premier Division last Friday evening.
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Results from the 2014 Knockout Competitions
- posted 10 June, 2014  
Results from the Fidelity Security Basil Medway Trophy (U20 A Division) and Fidelity Security D. W. Geddie Trophy (U20 B Division) Competitions.
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Round Eight Fidelity Security Moor Cup Wrap
- posted 2 June, 2014  
SA Home Loans Durban Collegians showed tremendous defensive determination as they defeated Nashua Durban Crusaders 19-13 in round eight of the Fidelity Security Moor Cup on Friday night. It was Collegian's eighth successive win and could well be a season-defining victory in the race for the title.
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World Cup Action
- posted 9 June, 2014  
Two Maritzburg-based UKZN students, Matthew Mandioma and Shayne Makombe have been selected in the Zimbabwe national squad for the World Cup Qualifying Tournament to be played in the Stade Mahamasina in Antanararivo, Madagascar. The Stade Mahamasina is well known for its unique atmosphere; the stadium has only 23,000 seats, yet over 40,000 Malagasy regularly cram the standing terraces.
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Moor Cup Round 8 Preview
- posted 5 June, 2014  
The Fidelity Security Moor Cup has reached the half-way point it's SA Home Loans Durban Collegians who are the pacesetters. With a fantastic run of seven wins in a row, they will be hoping to continue their hot streak this weekend. They are up against a very promising Nashua Durban Crusaders side who themselves have title aspirations. This promises to be a feisty encounter.
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Wednesday Column
- posted 4 June, 2014  
SA Home Loans Durban Collegians pulled off one of their more famous victories in a number of years when they edged out the 2013 Moor Cup title holders and eight times Fidelity Security Premier Division champions Jonsson College Rovers 13-11 in a tense pressure game that only saw two tries scored in the match and which could have gone either way.
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Fixtures for Knock-out Finals: U20 A & B
- posted 3 June, 2014  
This Friday night sees the finals of the Fidelity Security Basil Medway Trophy (U20 A Division) and Fidelity Security D. W. Geddie Trophy (U20 B Division).
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Round Seven Fidelity Security Moor Cup Wrap
- posted 2 June, 2014  
SA Home Loans Durban Collegians held their nerve to edge out traditional rivals Jonsson College Rovers 13-11 in round seven of the Fidelity Security Moor Cup on Saturday. In what was a nervy and closely-contested affair, Collegians flyhalf Calvin Sacks turned out to be the hero with a superb penalty conversion five minutes from the end.
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Fixture Changes
- posted 29 May, 2014  
Please note the following fixture changes for Friday 30 May:
FIDELITY SECURITY Premier Reserves Division (Wylie Cup)
College Rovers vs Durban Collegians KP3 18:30
WALKER CUP - 3rd Division
College Rovers vs Durban Collegians KP3 20:00

Moor Cup Round 7 Preview
- posted 29 May, 2014  
This season's most eagerly-anticipated Fidelity Security Moor Cup match has finally arrived. Jonsson College Rovers host great rivals SA Home Loans Durban Collegians in the top of the table clash this Saturday at KP3. This is the showcase match of the season and if the table is anything to go by, it is going to be a titanic battle.
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Wednesday Column
- posted 28 May, 2014  
As the big showdown between perennial front-runners - SA Home Loans Durban Collegians and Jonsson College Rovers - at the half way stage of the Fidelity Security Premier Division club competition looms this Friday evening at 8pm on KP 3, it’s interesting to note that both sides have suffered the same fate against Varsity College.
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Knock-out Fixtures
- posted 26 May, 2014  
The quarter-finals of the Fidelity Security Basil Medway Trophy (U20 A Division) took place on Friday, with the semi-finals scheduled for Friday 30 May. The Fidelity Security D. W. Geddie Trophy (U20 B Division) semis will take place on the same day.
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Round Six Fidelity Security Moor Cup Wrap
- posted 26 May, 2014  
Jonsson College Rovers had to dig deep to overcome a spirited Varsity College FC 27-8 in round six of the Fidelity Security Moor Cup yesterday. Their hard fought victory came via tries from Matt Jones, centre Quinton Crocker and a brace from scrumhalf Shannon Rick.
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Moor Cup Round 6 Preview
- posted 22 May, 2014  
The main contenders for the Fidelity Security Moor Cup are beginning to show their hand as the championship enters the sixth round this weekend. SA Home Loans Durban Collegians are the early pace-setters on 24 points after maintaining their one hundred percent record with their fifth straight win last week over Toti.
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Wednesday Column
- posted 21 May, 2014  
SA Home Loans Durban Collegians, Jonsson College Rovers and Nashua Crusaders look set to fight it out for top honours in the Fidelity Premier Division this season after a strong showing from all three clubs at the weekend. Certainly the competition has been a lot tighter this season, making it a far more interesting league to follow.
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Round Five Fidelity Security Moor Cup Wrap
- posted 19 May, 2014  
One of the biggest crowds ever seen in recent club rugby memory gathered on the South Coast yesterday, when home favourites Amanzimtoti suffered their first defeat of the season as Jonsson College Rovers ran out 40-24 winners in round four of the Fidelity Security Moor Cup.
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Moor Cup Round 5 Preview
- posted 15 May, 2014  
The Fidelity Security Moor Cup is in full swing now and the honeymoon period for all clubs is over. SA Home Loans Durban Collegians are the early pacemakers sitting top of the log - unbeaten on 19 points. This weekend they host Amanzimtoti in what is an eagerly anticipated match.
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Wednesday Column
- posted 14 May, 2014  
SA Home Loans Durban Collegians went to the top of the Fidelity Security Premier Division log table after Jonsson College Rovers put an end to Amanzimtoti's winning streak, beating the South Coast Terriers 40-24 in an enthralling battle which saw the 2013 Moor Cup champions come from behind to take home a full bag of log points and so secure second place on the log table.
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Round Four Fidelity Security Moor Cup Wrap
- posted 12 May, 2014  
One of the biggest crowds ever seen in recent club rugby memory gathered on the South Coast yesterday, when home favourites Amanzimtoti suffered their first defeat of the season as Jonsson College Rovers ran out 40-24 winners in round four of the Fidelity Security Moor Cup.
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Moor Cup Round 4 Preview
- posted 9 May, 2014  
High flying table toppers Amanzimtoti will be hoping to continue their sublime form when they host Jonsson College Rovers in the pick of the fourth round action in the Fidelity Security Moor Cup this Saturday. After pulling off three bonus point wins in a row, Toti have taken the league by storm as they sit top of the log with 15 points.
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Wednesday Column
- posted 7 May, 2014  
Amanzimtoti go to the top of the Fidelity Security Premier Division after three rounds making it an intriguing start to the competition this season. Their emphatic 43-12 victory march over Thanda Zululand Rhinos last Saturday at Mick Kelly Park in Empangeni has given them a one point cushion over second placed SA Home Loans Durban Collegians.
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Round Three Fidelity Security Moor Cup Wrap
- posted 5 May, 2014  
This season's Fidelity Security Moor Cup has thrown up a few surprises and on Saturday SA Home Loans Durban Collegians survived a mighty scare to claim a nail-biting 8-7 victory over Varsity College. Collegians went into the match top of the log and heavily fancied to claim maximum points but they were met with strong resistance from the Durban North outfit who put in a gutsy performance.
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May Day Fixtures
- posted 30 April, 2014  
The fixtures for Thursday 1 May's UKZN Rugby Day have been finalised. The day is being hosted by the Howard College campus in Durban. The day kicks off with a ladies' fixture at 12.30pm and culminates in the Moor Cup match against Durban Crusaders at 3.30pm.
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