LiveRUGBY UNION: The 132nd Varsity Match

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3:52pm

Full-time: Oxford 33, Cambridge 15

3:51pm

Carter announced as man-of-the-match

3:49pm

Hudson slots a penalty for 33-15

3:46pm

Even when Lewis Andeson goes off, Oxford's scrum remains totally dominant

3:40pm

That puts Oxford more than two converted tries ahead and should be enough for victory

3:39pm

Hudson slots a penalty for 30-15

3:38pm

Carter replaced for Oxford, so both skippers have now left the field

3:36pm

But Courtenay Morrison misses the conversion. Oxford lead 27-15

3:34pm

Toby May scores for Cambridge

3:32pm

Will Yeeles held up for Cambridge

3:29pm

Hudson converts for 27-10

3:28pm

Great pressure pays off for the Dark Blues

3:27pm

Nick Gardner scores for Oxford

3:22pm

Janney misses with a long-range penalty

3:18pm

The incident went to the TMO and Egerton was clearly guilty of the attack on Nick Viljoen

3:17pm

Egerton sent off for eye gouging!

3:12pm

If Oxford can score again soon, that may be enough for victory

3:07pm

Superb start to the half from the Dark Blues

3:07pm

Hudson converts for 20-10

3:06pm

Great sniping try from Oxford's Sam Egerton

3:02pm

The second half is under way

3:01pm

Can Oxford maintain their momentum after the break or will Cambridge find more parity at scrum time?

2:57pm

2:53pm

score: Oxford 13, Cambridge 10

2:52pm

The half ends with Oxford winning another scrum penalty - their fourth on Cambridge ball

2:49pm

Hudson puts Oxford 13-10 ahead with a simple penalty after another massive scrum

2:42pm

Blow for Oxford as flanker James Harris is stretchered off

2:39pm

There are six minutes left of what has been an absorbing first half

2:35pm

Matt Janney misses the conversion, so it is 10-10

2:33pm

Henry Lamont powers over for Oxford

2:31pm

Looks to be an arm injury in fact and he is replaced by Andy Abraham

2:30pm

Stevens is down receiving treatment to his shoulder. This would be a big blow for Cambridge

2:27pm

It has been an entertaining game so far with Cambridge's backs looking the more dangerous

2:24pm

Stevens slots a penalty for 10-5

2:22pm

Hudson hits post with conversion, so Cambridge lead 7-5

2:20pm

Pushover try for John Carter!

2:20pm

Oxford go close through Matt Janney and then opt for scrum at a close-range penalty

2:11pm

Don Stevens converts for 7-0

2:11pm

The try is given. Cambridge lead 5-0

2:08pm

Cambridge think they have scored through Nick Jones

2:05pm

That was a nervy kick, which fell short

2:04pm

Jonathan Hudson misses

2:03pm

Oxford win penalty at first scrum

2:01pm

Here we go

2:00pm

After a minute's silence in memory of Nelson Mandela and the national anthem, it's time for kick off

1:56pm

Here come the teams.

1:54pm

The conditions appear ideal, so let's hope for plenty of running rugby.

1:52pm

Kick off is now less than ten minutes away, but the crowd is still pretty sparse

1:43pm

Oxford have 13 returning Blues to Cambridge's six, so will that pay dividends? Cambridge have won seven of their 12 warm-up games, with Oxford claiming five victories from 11.

1:20pm

The warm-ups are just beginning for the main event. Click here to read our preview coverage http://www.oxfordmail.co.uk/sport/rugby/local_rugby/

1:03pm

Cambridge have won the under 21 match 30-19. They also won the second-team match last week, so could that be a good omen for the Light Blues?

12:58pm

Oxford are seeking a fourth successive victory for the first time since 1951. Cambridge have achieved that feat four times in the intervening period, including five staright wins on two occasions.

12:56pm

Kick-off is just over an hour away at Twickenham as the under 21 warm-up match reaches its climax.

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