Sunwolves down Rebels in final season opener

Rugby Feb 1, 2020

Sunwolves down Rebels in final season opener

The Sunwolves began their farewell season in Super Rugby in blistering fashion Saturday, with flyhalf Garth April orchestrating a 36-27 upset over the visiting Melbourne Rebels. Keisuke Moriya, Jaba Bregvadze, Tautalatasi Tasi, James Dargaville and April all scored tries in the Fukuoka sunshine, the mercurial ...

Rebels crush Sunwolves

Rugby May 25, 2019

Rebels crush Sunwolves

An earthquake jolted the stands at Prince Chichibu Memorial Rugby Ground on Saturday, but it was the Melbourne Rebels who did the moving and shaking on the field in a 52-7 win over the Sunwolves, who dropped to 2-11 on the season. The visitors showed ...

Rebels end Sunwolves' two-game winning streak

Rugby May 25, 2018

Rebels end Sunwolves' two-game winning streak

The Sunwolves' two-game winning streak came to an end on Friday night in a 40-13 loss to the Rebels in Melbourne, Australia. Missing a number of Japan internationals, who will go into camp on Sunday to prepare for the June tests against Italy and Georgia, ...

World Aug 20, 2016

Philippine government agrees new truce with Maoist-led rebels

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has agreed to a new cease-fire with Maoist-led guerrillas, who declared a truce several hours before, ahead of fresh peace talks in Norway next week, a senior administration official said on Saturday. The cease-fire will come into effect from Sunday morning. Duterte ...

500 join humanitarian evacuations from besieged Syrian towns

World Apr 21, 2016

500 join humanitarian evacuations from besieged Syrian towns

The humanitarian evacuation of 250 people from two Syrian towns besieged by pro-government forces and another 250 from two towns blocked off by rebels began on Wednesday, coordinated by the Syrian Arab Red Crescent. The towns blockaded by pro-government forces are Zabadani and Madaya, near ...

Rebels pound Sunwolves

More Sports / Rugby Mar 19, 2016

Rebels pound Sunwolves

The Sunwolves were handed a master class in defense and opportunity taking on Saturday as they went down to a 35-9 defeat to the Melbourne Rebels. Melbourne's back row of Sean McMahon, Adam Thomson and Jordy Reid dominated the breakdown, and together with their teammates, ...