University Rugby

Duff admits Beckett are 'looking sharp' as BUCS Super Rugby returns

Ending 2018 with two consecutive wins, Leeds Beckett have put themselves in a good position to build on in the second half of the BUCS Super Rugby season.
22 January 2019

Sebastian Negri Column: The word I would use is surreal. I am living a dream

In his first Taking Rugby Union column, Italy’s Sebastian Negri says it has been a surreal year for him as he prepares for his second Six Nations campaign with the Azzurri.
18 January 2019

Bright future ahead for Strathclyde after announcement of Glasgow Warriors partnership

The University of Strathclyde have linked up with Glasgow Warriors and once again, it is certainly a step in the right direction for University Rugby.
15 January 2019

Okafor keen to help 'improving' Leeds Beckett kick on

John Okafor has set his sights on helping Leeds Beckett kick on in the second half of the BUCS Super Rugby season.
9 January 2019

BUCS Super Rugby Half-Term Report: How things stand heading into 2019

This year's BUCS Super Rugby campaign has been unpredictable, but compelling thus far and TRU brings you our half-term report.
26 December 2018

Exeter secure win against Cardiff Met to top the tree at Christmas

The University of Exeter edged their way to the summit of BUCS Super Rugby after a victory over Cardiff Met.
20 December 2018

I don't think I would be where I am if I hadn't been at Loughborough - Miller

Isaac Miller believes his time at Loughborough University was vital as he sets his sights on making the grade in the Gallagher Premiership.
19 December 2018

Derby delight for Cardiff Met as Archers go to the summit

Cardiff Met are the new leaders in BUCS Super Rugby as they won a testing derby day clash against Cardiff University.
13 December 2018

Cardiff have 'turned a corner' ahead of derby clash says Davies

James Davies admits Cardiff University did begin to have doubts about whether their first BUCS Super Rugby win would ever come.
11 December 2018

Hartpury beat rivals Exeter to return to the top

Hartpury University recorded a superb win over the University of Exeter to go to the top of the BUCS Super Rugby table.
6 December 2018

Will Wilson - A Blue Through and Through

Ahead of the 137th Men's Varsity Match between Oxford and Cambridge, TRU’s Joe Harvey spoke to former Oxford flanker Will Wilson about the importance of this game to the players.
5 December 2018

George Dean eyes bright future for St Mary's University

George Dean is confident St Mary’s University can become a real force in University Rugby after making an excellent start to the South B season.
4 December 2018

Exeter take charge as Bath defeat Hartpury

BUCS Super Rugby leaders the University of Exeter have some breathing space at the top of the division after second placed Hartpury suffered a defeat.
30 November 2018

The Varsity Match 2018 - Can Cambridge make it a double success again?

The next instalment of the Varsity Match takes place next week and after Cambridge clinched both titles in 2017, will history repeat itself this year?
27 November 2018

Cardiff University beat Northumbria to end winless run

Cardiff University secured their first ever victory in BUCS Super Rugby after an excellent win over Northumbria University.
22 November 2018

James: 'We have made some positive steps, but we can still improve'

Aaron James admits there is still work for the University of Bath to do, but he insists his side are having a positive BUCS Super Rugby campaign.
21 November 2018

Nottingham coach Fowkes praises 'foundations' after positive start

In the second of three interviews conducted at Nottingham Rugby Club, Joe Harvey spoke to head coach Neil Fowkes.
20 November 2018

Hartpury and Exeter out in front after superb week in BUCS Super Rugby

Hartpury University and the University of Exeter find themselves in familiar surroundings at the top of BUCS Super Rugby following another enthralling round of action.
16 November 2018

University of South Wales aiming to use 'challenging' league to their benefit

The University of South Wales’ Ben Daniels believes BUCS Rugby’s South A division is challenging, but it can help the development of their rugby programme.
14 November 2018

"It's helped me develop as more of a team player" - Farnworth

Nottingham Trent forward Jake Farnworth believes deciding to go to university and balance his rugby with a degree has helped him improve as a player.
13 November 2018