RR World Rankings – 19th June 2017

Follow @RedefinedRugby RUGBYREDEFINED.COM will bring you every result via our website , facebook and twitter feed We have seen 173 TEST Matches since our last Update so here is how the RR World Rankings look as we head toward the TEST Series between New Zealand’s ALL BLACKS and the British & Irish Lions. Some big…

Result: Australia 19 v 24 Scotland – 17/06/2017

Follow @RedefinedRugby Scotland continued with their fine recent form when they claimed an historic 24-19 victory over Australia in Sydney on Saturday. The last five Tests between these sides were decided by six points or less and, as the scoreline suggests, this one was no different with this result being Scotland’s first-ever triumph over the…

Result: Japan 22 v 50 Ireland – 17/06/2017

Follow @RedefinedRugby Ireland made light work of Japan, putting up 50 points in their comfortable 50-22 win at Ecopa Stadium in Shizuoka. Keith Earls, Dan Leavy and Jack Conan all finished with braces for Joe Schmidt’s side, with Garry Ringrose the other try scorer for Ireland. Japan did score three tries of their own, but…

Result: Wales 24 v 06 Tonga – 16/06/2017

Follow @RedefinedRugby Wales got their mid-year tour of to a winning start but were made to work hard before beating Tonga 24-6 in Auckland on Friday. Despite what the scoreline suggests, this was a tight affair and the result was in the balance until late in the game. Wales eventually outscored their opponents by two…

PREVIEW: All Blacks v Samoa – 16/06/2017

Follow @RedefinedRugby Four Tests in four weeks is like a Rugby World Cup schedule for the All Blacks and Samoa provide a welcome opportunity for both sides to test systems ahead of their respective campaigns in the American Express Pasifika Challenge. All Blacks v Samoa, Eden Park, 16 June, 2017, 7.35pm TALE OF THE TAPE…

Preview: Wales v Tonga – 16/06/2017

Follow @RedefinedRugby Wales and Tonga face off in a June International Test in the first game of a double-header at Eden Park in Auckland on Friday. It will be played as the curtain-raiser to New Zealand’s clash with Samoa which kicks off at the same venue directly afterwards. For Tonga the match serves as crucial…