Rugby

Japan the center of attention in 1st Rugby World Cup in Asia

Sep 19, 2019

Japan at the center of attention in the first Rugby World Cup in Asia, a region in the midst of playing host to three straight Olympics and world championships of varying pedigrees.

As 1st Asian host, Japan aiming higher at Rugby World Cup

Sep 12, 2019

When Jamie Joseph took on the challenge of coaching Japan for the 2019 Rugby World Cup, the former All Blacks player knew there was much more at stake than results on the field

Canada beats England 7-5 to win Kitakyushu Sevens rugby

Apr 21, 2019

Canada defeated England 7-5 to win the Kitakyushu Sevens title on Sunday in the lowest scoring final in World Rugby Women's Sevens Series history

South Africa rally to beat Fiji 20-19 at Singapore Sevens

Apr 14, 2019

South Africa launches amazing comeback to beat Fiji 20-19 in Singapore Sevens final

Singapore Sevens results

Apr 13, 2019

Results from the Singapore rugby sevens tournament

Fiji wins record 5th straight Hong Kong Sevens

Apr 7, 2019

Fiji won a record fifth Hong Kong Sevens rugby trophy at Hong Kong stadium on Sunday, beating France 21-7 in the final

England winger Norton sets try record at Hong Kong Sevens

Apr 5, 2019

England winger Dan Norton became the leading try scorer in the history of the Hong Kong Sevens, helping his team beat Wales 36-19 at the format's most storied competition

Cheika: Wallabies will be ready when it counts at World Cup

Apr 3, 2019

Under pressure after a series of losses, Wallabies coach Michael Cheika has vowed his Australia team can turn things around before this year's Rugby World Cup in Japan

Qualifiers kick off in June for Olympic rugby 7s in Tokyo

Apr 2, 2019

Continental qualifiers for the rugby sevens competition at the Tokyo Olympics will kick off in June

Japan calls up Mafi despite assault charges in New Zealand

Mar 4, 2019

Amanaki Mafi has been called up to Japan's extended Rugby World Cup training camp

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