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Unbeaten UQ secures Uni 7s series title

Jamie Mitchell   The University of Queensland has gone undefeated in winning the first-ever Aon Uni 7s Series title, following victory in the final round at Bond University. Team UQ defeated Macquarie University 12-10 in the gold medal match, with the result ensuring UQ claimed all four series tournaments. UQ’s Round 4 gold medal came […]

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Team UQ making right moves for Uni 7s clean sweep

The University of Queensland is focussed on finishing undefeated in the inaugural Aon Uni 7s Series which concludes this weekend on the Gold Coast. Bond University will stage Round 4 on 29-30 September, with UQ the favourites to achieve four straight tournament victories having won all 15 of its Uni 7s games. Team UQ leads […]

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University of Queensland Rugby Football Club Juniors

In 2018, University of Queensland Rugby Football Club (UQRFC) and Taylor Bridge Rugby Club (TBRC) are joining to form UQ Junior Bull Sharks. After 106 years as one of Australia’s Premier rugby clubs – winning 29 premierships, producing over 200 Reds, 65 Wallabies and 9 Wallaby captains, 2018 marks the first year the juniors will […]

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Home ground success edges UQ closer to historic sevens title

The University of Queensland female rugby union team has extended its lead in the Aon Uni 7s Series after winning its third-consecutive tournament. Team UQ dominated its home event at the UQ Sport Athletics Centre, winning all five Round 3 matches to remain unbeaten in 15 games this series. UQ faced Macquarie University in the […]

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Unbeaten UQ aim for home victory

The University of Queensland will be out to extend its Aon Uni 7s Series winning streak when it hosts Round 3 at the UQ Sport Athletics Centre in St Lucia this weekend, 16 and 17 September. Team UQ has stretched its unbeaten run after taking out 10 matches in the opening two rounds of the series. In a repeat of […]

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Uni7s another golden opportunity

Rugby Sevens gold medallist Emilee Cherry says the new Uni7s competition will be as beneficial for national players as the rising stars they’ll be facing off against. Cherry, who has been capped 18 times for Australia, said the opportunity for skill and fitness growth will be valuable for experienced campaigners and those new to the […]

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Rising sevens star Mackenzie Sadler inspired by Queensland’s Olympic gold medal contingent

Jim Tucker, The Courier-Mail MACKENZIE Sadler has the latitude and longitude of her home suburb of Hackney tattooed on her left forearm so she will never forget where her rugby sevens dream began. Having this flyer emerge from the rugby backwater of Adelaide is what the new Aon Uni Sevens is all about to flush […]

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Team UQ names skipper for historic women’s competition

Jamie Mitchell The University of Queensland has named Mackenzie Sadler as its captain for the inaugural Aon Uni 7s Series. Sadler will lead a 12-player squad at this weekend’s opening round in Tasmania (25-26 August). The four-round competition features eight universities, with teams consisting of students and international sevens players. UQ captain Sadler boasts an […]

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Premier Grade Champions!

Nic Darveniza   The University of Queensland have seized their fourth Hospital Cup in eight seasons, taking down the heavily-favored GPS Ashgrove club 23-14 in front of 6,623 supporters at Ballymore. Two tries to lock Pat Morrey and an impressive goal kicking display from flyhalf James Dalgleish might steal the headlines, but the 80-minute toil […]

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Premier Colts beat Brothers 31-29 in Finals

Nic Darveniza   The University of Queensland Premier Colts are 2017 Champions of Queensland. University played with 14 men for 40 minutes of the 70 minute clash but found the strength to topple the favourites on Ballymore’s main field in an epic Grand Final performance. It took every minute of the allocated time to find […]

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