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RUGBY UNION: The 132nd Varsity Match
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Full-time: Oxford 33, Cambridge 15
Carter announced as man-of-the-match
Hudson slots a penalty for 33-15
Even when Lewis Andeson goes off, Oxford's scrum remains totally dominant
That puts Oxford more than two converted tries ahead and should be enough for victory
Hudson slots a penalty for 30-15
Carter replaced for Oxford, so both skippers have now left the field
But Courtenay Morrison misses the conversion. Oxford lead 27-15
Toby May scores for Cambridge
Will Yeeles held up for Cambridge
Hudson converts for 27-10
Great pressure pays off for the Dark Blues
Nick Gardner scores for Oxford
Janney misses with a long-range penalty
The incident went to the TMO and Egerton was clearly guilty of the attack on Nick Viljoen
Egerton sent off for eye gouging!
If Oxford can score again soon, that may be enough for victory
Superb start to the half from the Dark Blues
Hudson converts for 20-10
Great sniping try from Oxford's Sam Egerton
The second half is under way
Can Oxford maintain their momentum after the break or will Cambridge find more parity at scrum time?
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score: Oxford 13, Cambridge 10
The half ends with Oxford winning another scrum penalty - their fourth on Cambridge ball
Hudson puts Oxford 13-10 ahead with a simple penalty after another massive scrum
Blow for Oxford as flanker James Harris is stretchered off
There are six minutes left of what has been an absorbing first half
Matt Janney misses the conversion, so it is 10-10
Henry Lamont powers over for Oxford
Looks to be an arm injury in fact and he is replaced by Andy Abraham
Stevens is down receiving treatment to his shoulder. This would be a big blow for Cambridge
It has been an entertaining game so far with Cambridge's backs looking the more dangerous
Stevens slots a penalty for 10-5
Hudson hits post with conversion, so Cambridge lead 7-5
Pushover try for John Carter!
Oxford go close through Matt Janney and then opt for scrum at a close-range penalty
Don Stevens converts for 7-0
The try is given. Cambridge lead 5-0
Cambridge think they have scored through Nick Jones
That was a nervy kick, which fell short
Jonathan Hudson misses
Oxford win penalty at first scrum
Here we go
After a minute's silence in memory of Nelson Mandela and the national anthem, it's time for kick off
Here come the teams.
The conditions appear ideal, so let's hope for plenty of running rugby.
Kick off is now less than ten minutes away, but the crowd is still pretty sparse
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.
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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?
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.
Kick-off is just over an hour away at Twickenham as the under 21 warm-up match reaches its climax.
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