Cheetahs blow out Sunwolves

More Sports / Rugby May 27, 2017

Cheetahs blow out Sunwolves

by Andrew McKirdy

The Sunwolves failed to pick up their second win of the Super Rugby season on Saturday after a 47-7 defeat to South Africa's Cheetahs. The Sunwolves returned to Prince Chichibu Memorial Rugby Ground for their first match in Tokyo since beating the Bulls 21-20 at ...

Sunwolves hold heads high despite loss to Cheetahs

More Sports / Rugby Mar 12, 2017

Sunwolves hold heads high despite loss to Cheetahs

The history books will show that the Sunwolves fell to their third loss of the 2017 Super Rugby season on Saturday night. But the 38-31 defeat to the Cheetahs highlighted just what Filo Tiatia's team is capable of. It also showed that talk of the ...

Cheetahs crush hapless Sunwolves

More Sports / Rugby Apr 16, 2016

Cheetahs crush hapless Sunwolves

The Sunwolves showed Friday why so many negative comments were made about the team before the Super Rugby season started. Those who see the glass half full will say the 92-17 loss to the Cheetahs at Toyota Stadium was an abnormality given the Sunwolves' battling ...

More Sports / Rugby Mar 23, 2016

Verblitz pair join Super Rugby's Cheetahs on short-term deal

Toyota Verblitz announced Wednesday that prop Yosuke Takahashi and fullback Yoshizumi Takeda had joined the Cheetahs Super Rugby franchise on short-term contracts. The pair are in South Africa as a result of Toyota's sponsorship of the Cheetahs and a tie-up between the two clubs. "They have ...

More Sports / Rugby Mar 11, 2016

Unchanged Sunwolves get set for Cheetahs, Singapore debut

The Sunwolves head into their second Super Rugby game Saturday with head coach Mark Hammett showing confidence in the group that played the first. Having arrived in Singapore on Thursday evening for the first of three home-away-from-home games under the roof of the Singapore Sports ...