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UCT 18 – 32 Tuks
UCT Tries: Dillyn Leyds, Richard Stewart. Conversions: Nick Holton (2). Penalty: Holton.
Tuks Tries: Deon Helberg, Hayden Groepes, Sthembiso Mhlongo, Wiaan Liebenberg. Conversions: Willie du Plessis (4).

UJ 10 – 10 Maties
UJ Try: Marnus de Villiers. Conversion: Guy Cronje. Penalty: Theuns Kotze.
Maties Try: Louis Jordaan. Conversion: Andre Kemp. Penalty: Donald Stevens.

Pukke 64 – 24 Shimlas
Pukke Tries: Andrew van Wyk (2), Henro-Pierre Swart, John Roy Jenkinson, Martin Dreyer, Philip de Wet, Siyabulela Mdaka, SW Oosthuizen. Conversions: Gerhard Nortier (6), Tiaan Dorfling (2).
Shimlas Tries: Armandt Koster, Jamba Ulengo, Pieter Rademan. Conversions: Reinhardt Erwee (3).

TUT 34 – 90 NMMU
TUT Tries: Ewald Mare, Hansie Graaff, Jakobus Kotze, Rikus de Beer, Zandre Grobler. Conversions: Ruan van Loo (3).
NMMU Tries: André Goosen, Carl van Niekerk, Eckard Jacobs, Gerhardus Smith (2), Howard Mnisi, Jaco Swanepoel (2), Mayibuye Ndwandwa, Quinton Crocker (2), Ray Godfrey. Conversions: Smith (10).

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UCT are the 2011 Varsity Cup champions after their 26-16 victory over Tuks in the final in Pretoria.

Ikeys 26 (10)
Tries: Greg Mallett, Matthew Page
Conversions: Demetri Catrakilis (2)
Penalties: Demetri Catrakilis (4)

Tuks 16 (16)
Tries: Jean du Plessis
Conversion: Wesley Dunlop
Penalties: Wesley Dunlop (3)

Monday 28 March

SF1: UCT 57 v 20 Shimlas
SF2: UJ 11 v 25 Tuks

2011 Varsity Cup Final

Monday 11 April

19:00 TUKS v UCT – Pretoria

Thanks to the incompetence of the UCT EXCO, the final will now be played in Pretoria, with UCT – who finished second on the log – not able to host a home final due to the Groote Schuur floodlights not being good enough for a televised 7pm match.

Tuks 17 – 19 UCT
Maties 19 – 39 UJ
NMMU 13 – 17 Shimlas
TUT 00 – 48 Pukke

Varsity Cup semi-finals
Monday 28 March 2011

UJ vs Tuks (Johannesburg)
UCT vs Shimlas (Cape Town)

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