Rugby Mar 15, 2019

JRFU supports proposal for 12-team Nations Championship

The Japan Rugby Football Union said Friday it supports the establishment of a 12-team Nations Championship as proposed by the sport's global governing body. World Rugby met Thursday in Dublin with the heads of the prospective unions to make its pitch for the competition incorporating ...

More Sports / Rugby Dec 18, 2015

JRFU close to hiring national team coach

The Japan Rugby Football Union announced Thursday that the process of securing the next national team coach is in the final stages. The successor to Eddie Jones was to have been decided at Thursday's board of directors meeting, but negotiations with the leading candidate, thought ...