Rugby

Fiji beats Australia in thriller to win Singapore Sevens

Apr 29, 2018

Alasio Sovita Naduva scored a length of the field try after the siren as Fiji beat Australia 28-22 in Sunday's final of the Singapore Sevens to leapfrog South Africa at the top of the world series standings with just two rounds remaining

World Rugby announces list of team camps for Japan 2019

Apr 20, 2018

Team camps spanning some 1,500 kilometers for next year's Rugby World Cup in Japan were announced on Friday by the sport's governing body

Fiji wins 4th straight Hong Kong 7s beating Kenya in final

Apr 8, 2018

Fiji has won a fourth successive Hong Kong Sevens after pouncing on Kenya's ill-discipline and errors to take the final 24-12

Fiji crushes NZ 50-7 to roll into Hong Kong 7s quarters

Apr 7, 2018

Fiji has crushed New Zealand 50-7 to complete pool play unbeaten at the Hong Kong Sevens

Spain beat Australia, Scots upend England to open HK 7s

Apr 6, 2018

Fiji has begun its bid for a record fourth successive Hong Kong Sevens rugby title by beating Pacific neighbor Samoa 31-12

Japan's Rugby World Cup unveils mythical, lion-like mascots

Jan 26, 2018

The 2019 Rugby World Cup has its mascots: Two mythical, lion-like creatures that were believed in ancient Japan to chase away evil and bring happiness

Ceremony held to mark 2 years before 2019 Rugby World Cup

Sep 20, 2017

Sports fans gathered in Tokyo's Shibuya entertainment district on Wednesday to mark two years until Japan hosts the 2019 Rugby World Cup, the first time the tournament will be held outside the traditional rugby-playing countries

Preparations for Rugby World Cup 2019 behind schedule

Sep 17, 2017

Organizers of the 2019 Rugby World Cup in Japan have been warned by the sport's governing body that their preparations are not progressing as smoothly as they should

All Blacks to play test match in Japan in 2018

May 17, 2017

Two-time defending Rugby World Cup champions New Zealand will play a test match in Japan next year, the two unions announced on Wednesday

All Blacks draw Springboks in 2019 Rugby World Cup pool

May 10, 2017

World champion New Zealand has been drawn with South Africa for the pool stage of the 2019 Rugby World Cup

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