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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
5 5 0 0 207 110 97 29 16 24
2
DHL Western Province U21
5 4 1 0 213 72 141 30 9 18
3
Vodacom Bulls U21
5 3 2 0 255 112 143 39 14 17
4
Hollywoodbets Sharks U21
5 2 3 0 120 154 -34 17 22 10
5
Toyota Cheetahs U21
5 1 4 0 84 249 -165 11 39 5
6
Leopards U21
5 0 5 0 107 289 -182 17 43 3

FIXTURES

Toyota Cheetahs U21

31 Aug | TBC

00:00

Fidelity ADT Lions U21

DHL Western Province U21

31 Aug | TBC

00:00

Hollywoodbets Sharks U21

Leopards U21

31 Aug | TBC

00:00

Vodacom Bulls U21

RESULTS

01 Jun|Olen Park, Potchefstroom

Leopards U21

26 - 56

Hollywoodbets Sharks U21

01 Jun|DHL Stadium, Cape Town

DHL Western Province U21

70 - 7

Toyota Cheetahs U21

31 May|Emirates Airline Park, Johannesburg

Fidelity ADT Lions U21

41 - 26

Vodacom Bulls U21

Tournaments

Vodacom United Rugby Championship

Bulls set sights on a second Vodacom URC final

The Vodacom Bulls will have their sights set squarely on booking their second Vodacom United Rugby Championship grand final spot in three seasons when they host Leinster in the first semi-final at Loftus Versfeld in Pretoria on Saturday afternoon, when they will fly the flag as the last remaining South African team in the cross-hemisphere showpiece.

Carling Currie Cup

First Division kicks off with rematch of 2023 final

The Carling Currie Cup First Division for 2024 kicks off with a bang on Saturday, when the Valke host defending champions Sanlam Boland Kavaliers in a rematch of last year’s final at the Barnard Stadium in Kempton Park, in one of three opening-round matches.

Carling Currie Cup

New player welfare model confirms kick off

The Carling Currie Cup will kick off as scheduled, as one of the results of a ground-breaking alignment between employers and players to maximise player welfare, while facilitating a 12-month-long South African season.

Vodacom United Rugby Championship

Nominees are in Vodacom URC Player of the Season

The Vodacom Bulls duo of Kurt-Lee Arendse and Cameron Hanekom are up against the Emirates Lions’ versatile Sanele Nohamba for the coveted Vodacom United Rugby Championship Player of the Season Award for 2024.

Vodacom United Rugby Championship

Vodacom Bulls in the way of an all-Irish final

In the first season of the Vodacom United Rugby Championship the Irish teams had to play a spectating role as the DHL Stormers squared off to the Vodacom Bulls in the Cape Town final, but 24 months on there is a good chance the South African sides will be spectators this time.