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SA RUGBY UNDER-20 SHIELD

In 2022, six teams participated in two pools: North – Limpopo, Pumas, Valke; and South – Boland, Border, SWD. The competition kicked off early in April and the teams played a double round of matches in their pool, with the top team from each pool progressing to the Final, where the Valke beat Border. The previous time this competition was held, in 2019 under the guise of the SA Rugby Under-20 Provincial Championship, the Down Touch Griffons defeated the EP Elephants by 37-29 in the final, claiming the title for a fourth time.

The history

SA Rugby U20 Shield 2022 table
Pos Team PL W L D PF PA DIFF TF TA PTS
1
Valke U20
4 3 1 0 119 95 24 16 14 16
2
Border U20
4 3 1 0 106 59 47 13 8 15
3
SWD U20
4 2 2 0 89 102 -13 14 12 12
4
Limpopo U20
4 2 2 0 102 111 -9 15 15 10
5
Pumas U20
4 1 3 0 96 111 -15 13 15 7
6
Boland U20
4 1 3 0 85 119 -34 12 19 7

NORTH
Pos Team PL W L D PF PA DIFF TF TA PTS
1
Valke U20
4 3 1 0 119 95 24 16 14 16
2
Limpopo U20
4 2 2 0 102 111 -9 15 15 10
3
Pumas U20
4 1 3 0 96 111 -15 13 15 7

SOUTH
Pos Team PL W L D PF PA DIFF TF TA PTS
1
Border U20
4 3 1 0 106 59 47 13 8 15
2
SWD U20
4 2 2 0 89 102 -13 14 12 12
3
Boland U20
4 1 3 0 85 119 -34 12 19 7

There are currently no fixtures available.

RESULTS

27 May|NWU Vaal RC, Vanderbijlpark

Valke U20

42 - 34

Border U20

21 May|Wit River Rugby Club, Nelspruit

Pumas U20

22 - 33

Valke U20

21 May|Police Park, East London

Border U20

40 - 0

Boland U20

Tournaments

Vodacom United Rugby Championship

Four from four for SA teams over Welsh opposition

It was a perfect round for the four South African teams in the Vodacom United Rugby Championship as the competition reached the halfway stage, with the local teams proving too strong for their Welsh visitors on a weekend that delivered 26 tries in the Republic.

Vodacom United Rugby Championship

Lions go fifth with Welsh double

The Emirates Lions powered up to fifth place on the Vodacom United Rugby Championship standings with a second successive victory over Welsh opposition, cruising to a 32-15 victory (halftime 18-5) over the Scarlets on a scorching Sunday afternoon in Johannesburg.

Vodacom United Rugby Championship

Stormers outlast Dragons in Nelson Mandela Bay

The DHL Stormers outlasted the Dragons 34-26 in a thrilling Vodacom United Rugby Championship contest at the Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium on Saturday, earning them their sixth win in eight outings this season.

Vodacom United Rugby Championship

Bulls overpower Cardiff at Loftus Versfeld

The Vodacom Bulls scored six tries in their 45-9 triumph over Cardiff in Round 9 of the Vodacom United Rugby Championship at Loftus Versfeld in Pretoria on Saturday evening.

Vodacom United Rugby Championship

Sharks show fighting spirit to defeat Ospreys

The Cell C Sharks, fielding a new-look side after their big defeat against Cardiff last weekend, beat the Ospreys 25-10 in their Vodacom United Rugby Championship clash at Hollywoodbets Kings Park Stadium on Friday night.