Defending champions Wellington Hurricanes are relishing the prospect of “brutal” clash with the Waikato Chiefs on Friday in what will be their first real test of the Super rugby season.
Review of last week’s matches in the Under 20 schools rugby tournament
Updates from the Under 20 schools rugby match between Isipathana College vs St. Joseph’s College
South Africa strengthened their grip on the World Rugby Sevens Series, notching their fourth win of the season on Sunday with a 19-12 triumph over Fiji in Las Vegas.
Defending champions Isipathana College will face an acid test when they take on St. Joseph’s College in their Singer Schools Under-20 ‘A’ Division League Rugby Tournament match at Longden Place on Monday (6).
Updates from the under 20 school rugby match between Royal College and St. Peter’s College
Olympic champions Fiji launched the defence of their USA Sevens crown in style, thrashing Japan before overpowering Scotland to remain on course for the quarter-finals.
Defending Super Rugby champions the Wellington Hurricanes trounced the Melbourne Rebels 71-6 Saturday, with returning All Blacks Beauden Barrett and Nehe Milner-Skudder playing starring roles.
Zahira College came close to creating another major upset as they went down fighting 24-29 against S. Thomas’ College Mount Lavinia in their Singer Schools Under-20 ‘A’ Division League Rugby Tournament match worked off at Maradana on Saturday (4).
Live updates: U20 schools rugby tournament – Zahira College vs S. Thomas’ College; Trinity College vs Science College
Updates from the Under 20 Schools Rugby Tournament matches between Zahira College versus S. Thomas’ College and Trinity College versus Science College
Updates from the Under 20 rugby match between Wesley College and Prince of Wales College
World Rugby Sevens Series leaders South Africa and two-time defending series champion Fiji welcome back top players for the USA Sevens tournament that begins Friday at Las Vegas.
England flanker James Haskell admitted his side had been out-thought by Italy as the debate over the Azzurri’s unorthodox approach to the breakdown continued on Monday.
The Disciplinary Committee of the Sri Lanka Schools Rugby Football Association (SLSRFA) decided to take action against the Wesley rugby players who were involved in a brawl during the match against Trinity College in their Under-20 Inter-Schools rugby encounter played at Longden Place last week.
A review of the first week of the Under 20 schools rugby tournament
England kept their hopes of back-to-back Grand Slams alive with a 36-15 victory over Italy at Twickenham on Sunday but only after being given a massive scare by the Azzurri.
The Wellington Hurricanes swamped Japan’s hapless Sunwolves to launch the defence of their Super Rugby title in spectacular fashion as New Zealand teams again dominated in the opening round of the new season.
Kandy Sports Club sealed a highly successful rugby season when they outplayed Havelock Sports Club by 32 points (4 tries, 3 conversions, 1 penalty and a drop goal) to 20 (3 tries, 1 conversion and a penalty) in the Clifford Cup final at the Nittawela Rugby Stadium at Sunday.
Updates from the Under 20 schools rugby match between Isipathana College and Dharmaraja College
Live updates: Under 20 schools rugby – Zahira College vs Science College; S. Thomas’ College vs Prince of Wales; St. Joseph’s College vs Royal College
Live updates from the Schools under 20 rugby matches – Zahira College vs Science College, S. Thomas’ College vs Prince of Wales College and Royal College vs St. Joseph’s College