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SA RUGBY U21 CHAMPIONSHIP

In 2020, only five Under-21 teams take part in the SA Rugby Provincial U21 Championship, which takes place at Emirates Airline Park in Johannesburg in October. The champions from 2019, the Vodacom Blue Bulls, will defend their title against the hosts, the Xerox Lions, DHL Western Province, Toyota Free State and Cell C Sharks.

The history

SA Rugby U21 Championship 2020 table
Pos Team PL W L D PF PA DIFF TF TA PTS
1
Blue Bulls U21
4 3 1 0 144 77 67 22 9 15
2
Golden Lions U21
3 2 1 0 88 64 24 8 9 9
3
Western Province U21
3 1 2 0 96 109 -13 14 16 5
4
Free State U21
3 1 2 0 59 96 -37 9 13 4
5
Sharks U21
3 1 2 0 87 128 -41 11 17 4

FIXTURES

Toyota Free State U21

25 Oct | Emirates Airline Park, JHB

10:30

Cell C Sharks U21

Xerox Lions U21

25 Oct | Emirates Airline Park, JHB

13:45

DHL Western Province U21

RESULTS

18 Oct|Emirates Airline Park, JHB

DHL Western Province U21

47 - 28

Toyota Free State U21

18 Oct|Emirates Airline Park, JHB

Cell C Sharks U21

26 - 72

Vodacom Blue Bulls U21

12 Oct|Emirates Airline Park, JHB

Xerox Lions U21

26 - 17

Vodacom Blue Bulls U21

Tournaments

Tournament news

Vodacom Super Rugby Unlocked Review - Round 2

The DHL Stormers grabbed a comeback win over the Emirates Lions; Fouche steered the Phakisa Pumas to victory in Kimberley and the Toyota Cheetahs held on for a tight win over the Vodacom Bulls.

Match report

Vodacom Blue Bulls qualify for U21 Final after 10-try romp

The Vodacom Blue Bulls were in rampant form as they scored 10 tries to book their spot in the SA Rugby Under-21 Championship Final with an impressive 72-26 win over the Cell C Sharks at Emirates Airline Park on Sunday.

Match report

Fouche steers Phakisa Pumas to victory in Kimberley

Phakisa Pumas flyhalf Eddie Fouche delivered a superb individual performance to steer his team to a 27-21 victory over Tafel Lager Griquas in Kimberley on Saturday in their round two Vodacom Super Rugby Unlocked clash.

Match report

DHL Stormers grab comeback win over Emirates Lions

The DHL Stormers delivered an improved second half performance to grab a 23-17 comeback win over the Emirates Lions in their second round Vodacom Super Rugby Unlocked match at DHL Newlands in Cape Town on Saturday evening.

Match report

Toyota Cheetahs hold on for tight win over Vodacom Bulls

The Toyota Cheetahs battled their way to a close-fought 19-17 win over the Vodacom Bulls in their second round Vodacom Super Rugby Unlocked clash in Bloemfontein on Friday evening. The home side led 13-3 at halftime and managed to hang on for their second successive win of the competition.