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SA RUGBY UNDER-21 CUP

DHL Western Province were crowned champions of the SA Rugby Under-21 Cup after finishing the season on a perfect note, winning all seven their matches. The Capetonians beat the Fidelity ADT Lions in the Final in Cape Town. In 2022, the Vodacom Bulls won the competition. The other teams who participated in 2023 were the Toyota Cheetahs, Leopards and Hollywoodbets Sharks.

The history

SA Rugby Under-21 Cup 2024 table
Pos Team PL W L D PF PA DIFF TF TA PTS
1
Fidelity ADT Lions U21
4 4 0 0 166 84 82 24 12 19
2
Vodacom Bulls U21
4 3 1 0 227 71 156 35 9 16
3
DHL Western Province U21
4 3 1 0 143 65 78 20 8 13
4
Hollywoodbets Sharks U21
4 1 3 0 64 128 -64 9 18 5
5
Toyota Cheetahs U21
4 1 3 0 77 177 -100 10 29 5
6
Leopards U21
4 0 4 0 81 233 -152 13 35 2

FIXTURES

Fidelity ADT Lions U21

01 Jun | TBC

00:00

Vodacom Bulls U21

DHL Western Province U21

01 Jun | TBC

00:00

Toyota Cheetahs U21

Leopards U21

01 Jun | TBC

00:00

Hollywoodbets Sharks U21

RESULTS

25 May|Hollywoodbets Kings Park, Durban

Hollywoodbets Sharks U21

19 - 33

Fidelity ADT Lions U21

25 May|City Park, Cape Town

DHL Western Province U21

77 - 5

Leopards U21

24 May|Loftus Versfeld, Pretoria

Vodacom Bulls U21

71 - 14

Toyota Cheetahs U21

Tournaments

European Professional Club Rugby

Leinster’s anguish could drive them to Vodacom URC success

It has become a Groundhog Day repeat of nightmare proportions for Leinster, but their third successive narrow defeat in an Investec Champions Cup final could this year spell trouble for the teams contending in the primary league competition they compete in, especially in the closing stages of the Vodacom United Rugby Championship.

SA Rugby Under-21 Cup and Shield

Lions, Bulls and WP surge ahead in U21 Cup

The weekend's SA Rugby Under-21 Cup fixtures produced a fourth win for the unbeaten Fidelity ADT Lions U21 side, while there were also big wins for the Vodacom Bulls U21 and DHL Western Province U21, with both teams scoring more than 70 points.

Women's Premier Division

WP overpower Daisies as Sharks find their groove

DHL Western Province handed the Bulls Daisies (22-10) their first defeat in two years on Saturday, while the Border Ladies (38-24 over Golden Lions Women) and Sharks Women (34-17 over Free State Women) secured significant wins on the road in round six of the Women's Premier Division.

European Professional Club Rugby

Etzebeth describes historic win as biggest club highlight

Hollywoodbets Sharks captain Eben Etzebeth described his team’s convincing victory against Gloucester in the EPCR Challenge Cup final at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium in London on Friday night as his greatest club highlight and lauded his team’s character for making history by becoming the first South African franchise to win the European title.

SA Cup

Unbeaten Griquas crowned SA Cup champions

Suzuki Griquas finished off a perfect competition by winning the SA Cup – their first major trophy in a decade – when they defeated arch-rivals the Airlink Pumas by 46-24 in a thrilling final at Suzuki Stadium in Kimberley on Saturday afternoon.