In the final of the 2019 SA Rugby Under-20 Provincial Championship, the Down Touch Griffons defeated the EP Elephants by 37-29, claiming the title for a fourth time. The teams were split into three geographical pools featuring three teams each during pool stages of the competition , with each side playing a double round of matches – two at home and two away.

The history

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30 Aug|Fanie du Toit Stadium

Griffons U20


Eastern Province U20

24 Aug|De Wet Stadium, Despatch

Eastern Province U20


Pumas U20

24 Aug|HT Pelatona Projects Stadium, Welkom

Griffons U20

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Boland U20


Tournament news

Dual tournament approach to Rainbow Cup announced

PRO14 Rugby and SA Rugby will operate dual Rainbow Cup tournaments with no cross-hemisphere fixtures in the absence of formal approvals in place to allow the South African teams to enter the UK & Ireland it was announced on Wednesday.

Match report

FNB Varsity Shield: CPUT move clear at the top

The Cape Peninsula University of Technology (CPUT) scored eight tries in an impressive 54-20 win over Tshwane University of Technology (TUT Vikings) at Loftus Versfeld on Tuesday, while there were also fourth round victories for the University of Fort Hare (UFH Blues) and the University of Kwazulu-Natal (UKZN Impi).

Team news

Vodacom Bulls boost their player ranks

The Vodacom Bulls have bolstered their playing ranks in the build-up to the PRO14 Rainbow Cup and for the rest of the season with the addition of a number of experienced and exciting players to their roster, the biggest of which is the signing of Springbok utility back Johan Goosen from French club Montpellier.

Tournament news

FNB Varsity Shield: Three sides still unbeaten

Three teams continued on their winning ways on Sunday in round three of the FNB Varsity Shield, with Cape Peninsula University of Technology (CPUT), Tshwane University of Technology (TUT) and Walter Sisulu University (WSU) scoring solid wins at Tuks Stadium in Pretoria.

Team news

Springbok strongman Kitshoff to lead DHL Stormers

Experienced Springbok prop Steven Kitshoff will lead the DHL Stormers in the forthcoming PRO14 Rainbow Cup after signing a three-year contract extension with Western Province to continue his career with the Cape Town-based franchise.