Canada, Namibia hoping to end RWC campaigns with triumph in Kamaishi

Rugby Oct 12, 2019

Canada, Namibia hoping to end RWC campaigns with triumph in Kamaishi

Canada and Namibia are both looking to finish their Rugby World Cup campaigns on a winning note by posting their first victory of the tournament on Sunday. However, with a powerful typhoon expected to make landfall on Saturday, questions still remain whether tournament organizers will ...

Fiji plans to pause briefly, then turn it on against Uruguay

Rugby Sep 23, 2019

Fiji plans to pause briefly, then turn it on against Uruguay

The Fijian players will pause in silence before their Rugby World Cup game against Uruguay to commemorate those who died in the 2011 tsunami that devastated the region. Then the plan is to run relentlessly for 80 minutes and put on a show at the ...

Temporary stands completed at Kamaishi's Rugby World Cup stadium

Rugby Jul 3, 2019

Temporary stands completed at Kamaishi's Rugby World Cup stadium

The construction of two temporary stands at the new rugby stadium in Kamaishi, northeastern Japan, has been completed ahead of this year's Rugby World Cup, the operator of the facility said Wednesday. Kamaishi Recovery Memorial Stadium — the only newly constructed stadium for the tournament, ...