RWC2019: Namibia qualify for RWC 2019

Namibia qualify for RWC 2019 19 out of 20 spots at RWC 2019 have been filled. Still in the running are:  Canada  Germany  Hong Kong  Kenya Canada’s qualification would give the Americas four teams in Japan 2019. Repechage Winner will be determined in a special tournament in France in November. Namibia become the 19th and penultimate qualifier for

RCH2018/Bledisloe Cup : Australia 13 v 38 New Zealand {18/08/18}

A superb all-round performance by New Zealand saw them claim a deserved 38-13 win over Australia in Saturday’s Rugby Championship opener in Sydney. In a tough and uncompromising encounter the Wallabies had the better of the early exchanges but the world champions improved as the match progressed and eventually outscored their

Foreign-born players in 2018 Rugby Championship

2018 has been a year to further assess and expose the complexity of World Rugby’s player eligibility laws. Belgium, Romania, Spain, and Tahiti were all disqualified from RWC 2019 for fielding players who were either (a) unknowingly captured by another as was the case regarding Romania and Spain, or (b)

All Blacks squad named for 2018 Investec Rugby Championship

All Blacks squad named for 2018 Investec Rugby Championship The All Blacks selectors, Steve Hansen, Ian Foster and Grant Fox, have named their squad for this year's Investec Rugby Championship. The 33-strong squad is as follows (with age, Super Rugby club, province and Test caps): Forwards: Hookers Dane Coles (31, Hurricanes / Wellington, 56) Nathan Harris (26,