Panasonic coach Robbie Deans fumes over video referee's performance

Rugby Sep 16, 2018

Panasonic coach Robbie Deans fumes over video referee's performance

Panasonic Wild Knights coach Robbie Deans gave a scathing review of the television match official at Prince Chichibu Memorial Rugby Ground on Saturday as complaints about officiating in the Japan Rugby Top League once again overshadowed the rugby on display. "He didn't rule on the ...

Intense season awaits Top League

Rugby | ADDING THE EXTRAS Aug 30, 2018

Intense season awaits Top League

The 2018-19 Top League season kicks off Friday with plenty of changes to the format both on and off the field as the Japan Rugby Football Union looks to do all it can to ensure the Brave Blossoms are at their peak when Japan ...

Sunwolves seeking to build off momentum of season's first win

Rugby May 17, 2018

Sunwolves seeking to build off momentum of season's first win

Sunwolves head coach Jamie Joseph named his side Thursday for the first-ever Super Rugby game played in Hong Kong. The starting XV against the Cape Town-based Stormers at Mong Kok Stadium on Saturday shows six changes from the team that hammered the Queensland Reds 63-28 ...

Japan names 40-man training squad for Rugby World Cup

Rugby May 9, 2018

Japan names 40-man training squad for Rugby World Cup

The Japan Rugby Football Union named a 40-man Rugby World Cup training squad Wednesday, the day after the nation marked 500 days to go until the tournament kicks off in Tokyo. Masahiro Kunda, director of the Japan national team, said in a press release the ...