Fort Hare to host Varsity Shield


The Eastern Cape Rugby fraternity is expected to descend to Alice, the home of the University of Fort Hare for what is billed an explosive rugby treat. Fort Hare Blues will be playing hosts to Wits University in an FNB-Steinhoff sponsored Varsity shield game on 31 January.

Preceding this clash and as a build up, the former 1995 world cup winning captain, François Pienaar will be launching the event formally  at the sports complex in Alice on 25th .The "Koshuis" league featuring teams from Alice and surrounding areas will feature as curtain raisers of the crunch match set for 16H00 to be broadcasted live by  the giant SuperSport channel.

For more information visit the Varsity Cup website