Sunwolves fall to Stormers despite Semisi Masirewa brace

Rugby Jun 9, 2019

Sunwolves fall to Stormers despite Semisi Masirewa brace

The Sunwolves fell to their 13th loss of the Super Rugby season Saturday as they went down 31-18 to the Stormers at Cape Town's Newlands stadium. Two tries from Semisi Masirewa, a cameo performance from Akihito Yamada and a hard-working effort from Shuhei Matsuhashi aside, ...

Sunwolves shake up lineup for match against Stormers

Rugby Jun 7, 2019

Sunwolves shake up lineup for match against Stormers

The Sunwolves head into their final two games of the 2019 Super Rugby season with yet more new players in their squad as they look to finish a disappointing year on a bright note. Flankers Ryota Hasegawa and Masakatsu Nishikawa, along with hooker Takuya Kitade, ...

Sunwolves win second straight for first time in franchise history

Rugby May 19, 2018

Sunwolves win second straight for first time in franchise history

Sunwolves super boot Hayden Parker nailed a drop goal with the last kick of the game Saturday to upset the Stormers 26-23 and secure back-to-back Super Rugby victories for the first time in the Japanese franchise's history. The New Zealand-born No. 10 also scored a ...

Triumphant Stormers finish strong against Sunwolves

More Sports / Rugby Mar 25, 2017

Triumphant Stormers finish strong against Sunwolves

The Sunwolves remain winless in five games, but it wasn't for a lack of trying on Saturday, when the Stormers' power and patience trumped speed and finesse in a 44-31 victory. Trailing 3-0 after conceding an early penalty in the Super Rugby match, the Sunwolves ...

More Sports / Rugby May 12, 2016

Sunwolves make three lineup changes for upcoming match

The Sunwolves team to take on the Stormers in Singapore on Saturday shows three changes to the side that lost 40-22 to the Western Force last weekend in Tokyo. Coach Mark Hammett named his side Thursday shortly after it landed in Singapore. Captain Shota Horie, who ...

More Sports / Rugby Apr 7, 2016

Sunwolves ring changes for Stormers clash

Sunwolves coach Mark Hammett has made wholesale changes to his side for Friday night's Super Rugby clash with the Stormers at Newlands. Coming off the back of yet another narrow loss, the Sunwolves run-on XV shows seven changes and two positional switches to the team ...