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SA RUGBY U21 CHAMPIONSHIP

In 2020, only five Under-21 teams took part in the SA Rugby Provincial U21 Championship, which was held at Emirates Airline Park in Johannesburg in October, after the resumption of the local season. The champions from 2019, the Vodacom Blue Bulls, successfully defended 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
Vodacom Blue Bulls U21
4 3 1 0 144 77 67 22 9 15
2
Xerox Lions U21
4 3 1 0 142 83 59 15 12 14
3
Toyota Free State U21
4 2 2 0 99 117 -18 15 16 9
4
DHL Western Province U21
4 1 3 0 115 163 -48 17 23 5
5
Cell C Sharks U21
4 1 3 0 108 168 -60 14 23 4

There are currently no fixtures available.

RESULTS

30 Oct|Emirates Airline Park, JHB

Xerox Lions U21

33 - 48

Vodacom Blue Bulls U21

25 Oct|Emirates Airline Park, JHB

Xerox Lions U21

54 - 19

DHL Western Province U21

25 Oct|Emirates Airline Park, JHB

Toyota Free State U21

40 - 21

Cell C Sharks U21

Tournaments

Vodacom United Rugby Championship

Bulls debut for Bismarck du Plessis in Dublin

Bismarck du Plessis will make his Vodacom Bulls debut when the side takes on Leinster Rugby in the Vodacom United Rugby Championship opening match at Aviva Stadium, in Dublin, on Saturday.

Vodacom United Rugby Championship

Libbok on debut for DHL Stormers in Treviso

Manie Libbok will make his DHL Stormers debut at flyhalf in their opening Vodacom United Rugby Championship encounter with Benetton in Italy on Saturday, with kick-off scheduled for 14h00 on at the Stadio Comunale di Monigo in Treviso.

Vodacom United Rugby Championship

Lions out of the Vodacom URC blocks in style

The Emirates Lions got their Vodacom United Rugby Championship campaign off to a perfect start with a superb 38-26 victory over Zebre in Parma on Friday evening, despite a strong second half comeback by the Italian hosts.

Vodacom United Rugby Championship

South African eyes will be on Italy and Ireland

Parma, Treviso, Dublin and Limerick may not be the most-visited cities when it comes to South African rugby tours abroad, but that is where all the action will happen from a local perspective when the eagerly anticipated Vodacom United Rugby Championship kicks off this weekend.

Vodacom United Rugby Championship

Emirates Lions name strong line-up for Zebre clash

The Emirates Lions have named a strong 23-man side to face Italian outfit Zebre in their opening match of the Vodacom United Rugby Championship in Parma on Friday.