The defending champion Crusaders weathered a severe hailstorm and a stubborn showing by the winless Sunwolves to prevail 33-11 and improve their chances of a record-extending ninth Super Rugby title on Saturday.
A much-anticipated match between the Australian and South African conference leaders in Super Rugby turned out to be not much of a contest on Friday. The Johannesburg-based Lions dominated New South Wales, outclassing the Australian conference-leading Waratahs 29-0.
The Bluesky Super Nine Rugby Championships has been postponed because of the wet weather experienced throughout Samoa. It was supposed to kick-off today but has now been postponed to Saturday next week.
The Leifiifi College Under-19 Rugby team is the 2018 National Schools Rugby 15s champions. They proved too good for Zone B champions, Wesley College in the final winning by 21-13 at fulltime.
Leiifiifi College Rugby team and Wesley College are set to go for the 2018 National Schools Rugby 15s Championships Under-19 boys’ grand finale today. The final day will see two remaining teams of the three divisions Under-15, Under-17 and Under-19 go head to head at the St Joseph’s College grounds.
The 2018 Samoa Schools National Rugby Championships has kicked-off. Vaiola Church College crowned the 2017 Secondary Schools ‘Violence Free’ Champions, are not in the competition this year.
The Samoa U-18 school boys’ team is set and ready for the Oceania Sevens Championships and Qualifier tournament for the Youth Olympic tournament to be held in Sydney, Australia, on dates 21st and 22nd of April.
The Jaguares rallied from 19-3 down in the second half to beat Melbourne 25-22 on Saturday, denting belief the Rebels are contenders for the Super Rugby title.
The Samoa Rugby Union’s biggest domestic Rugby competition has been launched. The Bluesky Super Nine Rugby Championships 2018 was was launched at the Tanoa Tusitala Hotel in Sogi. The competition is an S.R.U. initiative to raise the level of its domestic competitions with a commercial mind set.
The Apia Maroon Women’s Rugby team was crowned champions of the National Women’s Sevens Series of the Aana leg last weekend. Held at the Leulumoega Fou College grounds, the match was the second round of the Aana leg series after round one (Apia leg) last month.
Fiji won a fourth successive Hong Kong Sevens after pouncing on Kenya's ill-discipline and errors to take the final 24-12 on Sunday.
Five weeks five wins. And so it goes for B.B.E. Vaiala after they defeated Lupe o le Soaga yesterday to retain the Taula Apia Rugby Union Shield at Apia Park yesterday. Prior to the main game, Vaiala Under-20 team claimed the Under-20 competition trophy from Lupe ole Soaga who held the trophy for four consecutive weeks.
The Manu Samoa Sevens bad run of form continues. This time, at the biggest Sevens tournament of the year, the Hong Kong Sevens. A red card while trailing against a classy outfit like New Zealand does not help.
Lions wing Madosh Tambwe scored a hat trick inside the first 13 minutes in a 52-31 win over the Stormers in Super Rugby and a return to form for last year's runner-up on Saturday. Tambwe finished with four tries and the Johannesburg-based Lions with eight to go to the top of the overall standings, although they've played two games more than their close rivals.
Manny Pacquiao hasn't entirely turned his back on a 16-year working relationship with trainer Freddie Roach.
An estimated 2 million people celebrating the Philadelphia Eagles' long-awaited first Super Bowl win will descend on the city Thursday as the Vince Lombardi trophy is paraded through five miles of jubilant fans.
FIFA has finally and fully approved video review to help referees at the World Cup.
Former NBA forward Rasual Butler and his wife were killed in a single-vehicle rollover crash in Los Angeles early Wednesday.
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