Sydney University’s first home game for the season last Saturday did not deliver the disciplined play characteristic of the Students. The strong Manly Marlins defeated University 28-14 before a large and vibrant crowd.
Many may not remember Jeremaia Yanuyanutawa. The Fijian born prop signed his first professional rugby contract with the Brumbies in 2009, a moment he says has been one of the greatest in his rugby career so far. He played with the Canberra-based side for three seasons after making his Super Rugby debut in 2010.
Current SUFC front rower, Bilal Elbatoory, has been called up to be part of the Lebanese National Rugby Team to play in the West Asian Rugby Championship next week.
Due to poor weather and field closures all games over the Easter weekend between Sydney Uni and Gordon were postponed.
Arrangements for Grade games are still being finalised, and the club will provide details as soon as they are confirmed. There is however, a Wet Weather Round over the June long weekend has been highlight as the potential date.
SUFC vs. Gordon - ALL GAMES POSTPONED TODAY (4th April)
Due to the weather all games against Gordon (Grade and Colts) have been postponed today.
ACT Brumbies rookie James Dargaville can't shake the tag of being Pat McCabe's clone.
His teammates yell "pass it Patty" when he touches the ball at training, they even quip that the pair from Sydney's northern beaches dress the same.
When Australian rugby player Matt Narracott steps onto the soil of the Gallipoli Peninsula to represent his country in a few weeks, he’ll also be retracing the footsteps of a family member who fought in the First World War.
Have you always wanted to be part of a professional sporting environment, work as part of a team or simply use your skills in a different area? Then the Sydney Stars want you in 2015!
The Sydney Stars NRC team have a range of volunteer positions available and are looking for hard working and fun people to become part of the team.
In a first for the Sydney University Rugby Club, a full premiership round was played at the Bowral Rugby Club fields last Saturday against Eastern Suburbs.
The hour and a half trip down the M5 motorway through areas more acclaimed for their scrap metal yards, saw Sydneysiders emerge from the urban jungle into an oasis of photinia lined hedges and poplars of the southern highlands hamlet of Bowral.
Sydney University’s 2015 campaign commenced last Saturday at Nepean Rugby Park when Sydney University defeated the Penrith Emus 62-5.
Tom Robertson, our young up and coming Grade Prop was unavailable for selection this weekend to play against Penrith - but it isn't the usual reason why he a player is ruled out!
On Saturday, Tom will be sitting his GAMSAT (Graduate Australian Medical School Admission Test).
A huge congratulations to all involved, including all players, managers, coaches and supporters. An incredible achievement in a competition that SUFC holds close to its heart. Well done - all at SUFC are very proud!
This Saturday March 7th, SUFC will be involved in a series of trial matches across all Grade and Colts teams against Eastwood, held at Eastwood's home ground T.G. Milner (Grade to play on the main oval and Colts on No.2).
It's a saying as old as the hills, that a week's a long time in sport.
As I sit on the 737 on our way to Canberra to face the ACT Brumbies, it gives you a chance to reflect on what's already been a hard week of training – and if I'm being honest, it needed to be.
In the club's second Sevens tournament for the 2015 season, SUFC fielded a team at Kiama 7s last Saturday February 28th, held at the Kiama Showgrounds.