Rugby World Cup

Namibia Rugby World Cup squad prepare for 5th Cup appearance

Continuing the tier two Rugby World Cup series, Mcee Azutopshutter, looks at Namibia. The African side; nicknamed Welwitschias, qualified for the Rugby World Cup...
KCB Lions resilience destroys Kabras Sugar challenge

KCB Lions resilience destroys Kabras Sugar challenge

Loosing to KCB Rugby in the Kenya Cup finals of 2017 & 2018, Kabras Sugar came to this game with the intent to avenge...
Japan Rugby World Cup set to go off with a Bang

Japan Rugby World Cup set to go off with a Bang

Japan will become the first tier-two nation to host a Rugby World Cup this year. After stunning the world in 2015 Jamie Joseph’s side...
Viliame Mata and Akira Ioane showdown looms in Fiji

Viliame Mata and Akira Ioane showdown looms in Fiji

It will be a battle of the No 8 on Saturday, when the Maori All Blacks take on the Flying Fijians at ANZ Stadium...
Georgia rugby fans call out "Lelo, Lelo Sakartvelo"

Georgia Rugby fans call out “Lelo, Lelo Sakartvelo”

Georgia Rugby; also known as the Lelos, has thus far participated in four successive RWCs since 2003. This year's RWC will be their fifth...
International Rugby calendar full with July fixtures

International Rugby calendar full with July fixtures

The International Rugby calendar is full, with July fixtures spread right across the globe. With tournaments and International Championships to please global rugby fans...
USA Rugby World Cup in Japan a chance to make a statement

USA Rugby World Cup campaign a chance to make a statement

The USA is arguably the most improved side during this four-year cycle. This is an ominous sign for other nations, as the USA Rugby...
Fiji Rugby Championship

Fiji Rugby Championship entry: Is the time right?

Fiji's performance in the Rugby World Cup and in the warm up games have led to calls for Fiji and Japan to be incorporated...
Nations Championship

Rugby’s Nations Championship – a new dawn!

Almost twenty-five years since rugby union embraced professionalism, the sport stands at a crossroads both internationally and domestically, with the proposed introduction of the...
Tonga Rugby World Cup performance tough to Predict

Tonga Rugby World Cup performance tough to Predict

Tonga has always been a key part of the Rugby World Cup history. Jonathan Davies memorably said that Tonga was "the most unpleasant team...