Kazuki Himeno turning into hero for Japan

Rugby Oct 6, 2019

Kazuki Himeno turning into hero for Japan

Kazuki Himeno may be playing in his first Rugby World Cup, but the young star has become a dominant force in Japan's campaign to reach the knockout stage for the first time. The 25-year-old contributed to the Brave Blossoms' 38-19 victory over Samoa on Saturday ...

Sunwolves optimistic despite tough season

Rugby Jul 17, 2018

Sunwolves optimistic despite tough season

by Kaz Nagatsuka

The Sunwolves entered their third season in Super Rugby with a lofty goal of finishing in the top five in the standings. However, the team had a league-worst 3-13 record in the 2018 campaign. Nonetheless, the players insisted that it was a meaningful season that would ...

Tony Brown shakes up lineup before Sunwolves' season finale

Rugby Jul 11, 2018

Tony Brown shakes up lineup before Sunwolves' season finale

Sunwolves stand-in head coach Tony Brown made five changes and two positional switches Wednesday as his side gets set for its final Super Rugby game of the 2018 season when it takes take on the Reds on Friday at Brisbane’s Suncorp Stadium. "We want to ...