Backstreet Boys light Japan's fire at Rugby World Cup

Rugby Sep 25, 2019

Backstreet Boys light Japan's fire at Rugby World Cup

Japan's rugby team is looking to an unusual source for inspiration as the World Cup host chases a historic quarterfinal spot — the Backstreet Boys. Asked if there was a go-to song the players were using to fire themselves up before matches, fullback Ryohei Yamanaka ...

Sunwolves take finale in rout

More Sports / Rugby Jul 15, 2017

Sunwolves take finale in rout

The Sunwolves wrapped up their second Super Rugby season on a winning note Saturday, coming from behind to beat the Blues 48-21. Filo Tiatia's side demolished the three-time winners from Auckland in sweltering heat, which reached 43 C at Prince Chichibu Memorial Rugby Ground. Timothy Lafaele ...