Varsity Cup Matches

Swansea - Welsh Varsity Cup Match Favourites

The Swansea University men's rugby team remain perennial favourites of the Welsh Varsity Cup Match.  To date, Swansea have won thirteen matches, have lost seven, and have drawn with Cardiff once. 

Swansea University has also regularly enjoyed the ability to select from a vast pool of very talented players such as Welsh nationals Alun Wyn Jones, Ritchie Pugh and Dwayne Peel. 2007 saw Swansea field no less than 11 FIRA Internationals at varying ages resulting in a win at Cardiff Arms Park.

The current standings are: Swansea 13 | Cardiff 6

YearVenueResult

1997

Cardiff Arms Park

Swansea 23 - 11 Cardiff

1998

St Helens

Swansea 49 – 13 Cardiff

1999

Cardiff Arms Park

Swansea 13 – 7 Cardiff

2000

St Helens

Swansea 28 - 18 Cardiff

2001

Cardiff Arms Park

Cardiff 10 - 10 Swansea

2002

St Helens

Cardiff 21 - 3 Swansea

2003

The Brewery Field

Swansea 18 – 12 Cardiff

2004

The Brewery Field

Swansea 25 - 11 Cardiff

2005

The Brewery Field

Swansea 16 – 8 Cardiff

2006

The Brewery Field

Cardiff 15 – 5 Swansea

2007

Cardiff Arms Park

Swansea 18 - 0 Cardiff

2008

Cardiff Arms Park

Cardiff 19 - 9 Swansea

2009

Cardiff Arms Park

Cardiff 9 - 6 Swansea

2010

The Liberty Stadium

Swansea 16 - 12 Cardiff

2011

The Millenium Stadium

Swansea 28 - 18 Cardiff

2012

The Millenium Stadium

Cardiff 33 - 13 Swansea

2013

The Millenium Stadium

Swansea 21 - 13 Cardiff

2014

The Millenium Stadium

Swansea 19 - 15 Cardiff

2015

Liberty Stadium

Cardiff 27 - 22 Swansea

2016

Liberty Stadium

Swansea 16 - 10 Cardiff