There is nothing better than playing at the historic North Sydney Oval on a crisp sunny winter Saturday. It is equally pleasing when the game is coupled with a University victory of 39-19 over a stoic Northern Suburbs.
French legend Thierry Dusautoir foresaw a long and glittering Wallabies career and Ewen McKenzie hailed his rookie's "influential" Test debut, but Will Skelton was taking none of the credit on Saturday.
As a 23 year old in the middle of my final exams of a combined undergraduate degree in Commerce and Science, I was shocked to be diagnosed with testicular cancer.
Sydney University has named three Waratahs captains past and present in its starting XV for this Saturday's Magners Shute Shield Round 13 clash with Northern Suburbs (1pm).
NSW Waratahs enforcer Will Skelton will make his Test debut for the Qantas Wallabies as they target a clean sweep of the French in the final match of the 2014 Castrol EDGE France Tour at Allianz Stadium on Saturday afternoon (kickoff 3:00pm).
University defeated Parramatta 52-17 last Saturday at University Oval. However Parramatta showed that the hard times over the years are a mere afterthought as they showed real enterprise in their play on the day.
The Qantas Wallabies have emerged victorious against a strong French side 6-0 in front of 27 189 fans in Melbourne to take an unassailable 2-0 lead in the Castrol EDGE France Tour.
Over the June long weekend our Juniors fielded 2 teams in the NSW Juniors Rugby State Championships – the teams are our Under 11s & Under 12s.
There are geographical areas synonymous for particular genres. Hollywood for motion pictures, Seattle for grunge music and a southern Sydney hamlet for Australian reality television. For Sydney University there is no easy game as you enter - The Shire Zone.
Due to wet weather there have been changes to the location of Colts games (2nd & 3rd) to be played at Sydney University this weekend.
A strategic yellow card, crooked lineout throws and less time for setting scrums and kicking goals.
It was a match filled with tension in the final stages last Friday night at University Oval after Randwick fought back in salvaging a 23-23 draw with University.
Charles suffers from cystic fibrosis. He is the only professional contact sport athlete in the world to play with the condition. And if his current form holds, he could well line-up for his Test debut after being selected alongside Stephen Moore and Tatafu Polota-Nau as hookers in Ewen McKenzie's initial 32-man Wallabies squad to face France.
In Newtonian mechanics, momentum has a direction as well as magnitude. Last Saturday, Eastwood applied this principle in shutting out University 36-15 at the T.G Millner field.
Rugby fans are invited to submit innovative experimental laws that they think should be trialled in Australian Rugby's new domestic competition, the National Rugby Championship.