News Category: Rugby

Rugby Community Engagement Partnership Launch

Rugby Club to ramp up community engagement efforts with four partners


On Friday, 20 January 2023, the Rugby Club of the University…
Masingita Simango, UJ rugby player

Captain Masingita Simango basking in 2022 Varsity Rugby 7s title glory


Masingita Simango, the captain of the University of Johannes…
2022 Varsity Sports Hockey tournament, UJ vs SU Maties

Tough lessons for UJ senior men’s hockey, rugby teams in 2022 Varsity Sports tournaments


This year, the senior men’s rugby 7s team of the University…
UJ senior women's rugby 7s team crowned champions of the 2022 Varsity Sports 7s tournament UJ Women's Ruby 7s Team. Photo: UJ Sport

UJ senior women’s rugby team crowned 2022 Varsity 7s champions with all games unbeaten


The 2022 sporting season has been fruitful for the Universit…
USSA Rugby 7s in Kimberly

Sol Plaatjie University not a good hunting ground for UJ Rugby 7s teams


The trip to the Sol Plaatjie University in Kimberly did not…
Kurtley Kiewit, Junior Men`s Player Of The Tournament

UJ men’s rugby team retains Golden Lions Rugby Union Club 7’s championship


The men’s rugby 7s team of the University of Johannesburg (U…
Priscilla Sithole

Priscilla Sithole appointed forwards coach for the women’s U18 Craven Week Youth Team


With the experience she amassed from the University of Johan…
Ilunga Mukendi, UJ rugby player and student

‘The ultimate goal is to play for the Springboks,’ – Ilunga Mukendi


Following his debut for the Sigma Lions on 06 May 2022, Univ…
Darnell Osuagwu scores a try against Nelson Mandela University in Gqeberha

FNB UJ’s regular try scorer Darnell Osuagwu joins Sigma Lions for 2022 Currie Cup


From his impressive performances in the 2022 FNB Varsity Cup…
2022 FNB Varsity Cup FNB UWC Vs FNB UJ Round 8

Crucial win guarantees FNB UJ stay in Varsity Cup next season


The fourth win in round eight of the 2022 FNB Varsity Cup fo…
Darnell Osuagwu scores a try against Nelson Mandela University in Gqeberha

2022 FNB Varsity Cup: UJ rugby marks Human Rights Day with first away win


On Monday night, 21 March 2022, the University of Johannesbu…
Mpho Kubeka and Shaun-Christian Baxter

UJ rugby claim bragging rights against rivals Wits in Varsity Cup derby


The University of Johannesburg’s (UJ) FNB UJ rugby team cont…