U19 International Series To be Live On Supersport

Brandon Thomson of the Junior Springboks during the 2015 Varsity Cup game between the Varsity Cup Dream Team and the Junior Springboks at Danie Craven Stadium, Stellenbosch on 21 April 2015 ©Ryan Wilkisky/BackpagePix

The tournament, which features three rounds of matches on 12, 16 and 20 August respectively, will see the SA Schools and SA Schools A teams, England, Wales, France and Italy go head-to-head.

All the matches in the two opening rounds will be broadcast live on SuperSport 1 (channel 201), while the final round of games on 20 August will be broadcast on Channel 198, a SuperSport Pop-Up channel.

The revised fixtures are as follows:

Friday 12 August – City Park Stadium, Crawford

12h00 - England U18 vs France U18 (SS1)

13h30 - SA Schools A vs Italy U18 (SS1)

15h00 - SA Schools vs Wales U18 (SS1)

Tuesday 16 August – Bishops, Rondebosch

13h00 - Wales U18 vs Italy U18 (SS1)

14h30 - SA Schools “A” vs England U18 (SS1)

16h00 - SA Schools vs France U18 (SS1)

Saturday 20 August – Paarl Boys High, Paarl

11h15 - France U18 vs Italy U18 (Channel 198)                    

12h45 - SA Schools A vs Wales U18 (Channel 198)

14h15 - SA Schools vs England U18 (Channel 198)