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  1. Sport - Hong Kong - Rugby

    Boycott by referees forces cancellation of Hong Kong lower division games

    Posted Jan 11th 2014, 12:59am

    ... was given one week  to clear his desk and leave. HKRFU officials were unavailable for comment last night. In a letter sent to all club chairmen on Friday, the referees’ society said it was regretful ...

  2. Sport - Other Sport - Rugby

    Nonu back in Kirwan's good books at Blues

    Posted Oct 22nd 2013, 10:18am

    ... sides. The 31-year-old said he had been offered an overseas contract – believed to be with French club Clermont – but he wanted to remain in New Zealand. “I am excited to be staying in New ...

  3. Sport - Hong Kong - Rugby

    Jewel in crown helps propel massive growth

    Posted Mar 17th 2013, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... it the richest sporting body - behind the Jockey Club - in town and one of the richest unions in Asia, if not the world. All this would not have been possible without the Sevens, which over the past few ... for this week's event were over-subscribed by six times. It is a far cry from 1976 when the first Sevens was held at the Hong Kong Football Club. Stevenson, an accountant by profession who arrived ...

  4. Sport - Other Sport - Rugby

    Australian rugby league player denies biting penis of opponent

    Posted Sep 19th 2013, 12:00am by Reuters

    ... testicles during a minor league match in 2002. Former NRL player John Hopoate, who represented Australia in rugby league, was banned in 2001 and sacked by his club for inserting his finger ...

  5. Sport - Hong Kong - Rugby

    Union chief hails sevens teams for spreading gospel

    Posted Mar 20th 2013, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... School as well as local schools in Tuen Mun and the Sarah Roe Jockey Club School) and United States (Hong Kong International School). Other sides who have in the past few days also rubbed ...

  6. Sport - Other Sport - Rugby

    Brazil casts global net to fund rugby players to fill Olympic sevens teams

    Posted Aug 04th 2013, 12:00am by AP

    ... competitions but both the men's and women's national teams automatically qualify for the 2016 Games as hosts. Rugby officials sent a letter to international federations, international clubs ... rugby league in Brazil. The country has only about 10,000 registered players and the sport is played mostly in clubs and universities. Brazil's women's team has had more success ...

  7. Sport - Other Sport - Rugby

    Rugby stars back plans for calendar changes

    Posted Jul 10th 2013, 12:00am by Reuters

    ... hemisphere-based players to finish the Super Rugby club season, while those in Europe would start their domestic campaigns later, possibly October. McCaw said it was a good opportunity to make ...

  8. Comment - Blogs - Rugby

    I lived to tell the tale - but rules forbid

    Posted Mar 20th 2013, 08:35pm by Kevin McBarron

    ... it is repeatedly oversubscribed. Billed as the “Best Social Tens in the World” and run by Nomads Rugby Club, it certainly lives up to the billing, alcohol-fuelled hedonism, with rugby liberally ... are the participants, their supporters (sometimes enlisted the previous evening) and Nomads Rugby Club members. The 24 teams turn certain nefarious, but popular areas of Manila, into rugby player only zones; ...

  9. Sport - Hong Kong - Rugby

    High fives all round at beach festival

    Posted Mar 18th 2013, 12:00am by Rachel Jacqueline

    ... with a 5-1 victory over fellow club side Valley Red. According to those in the stands, it was not about the outcome but celebrating Hong Kong's rugby passion. "It's a great opportunity ...

  10. Comment - Blogs - Rugby

    Pro road is the only one to travel

    Posted Mar 19th 2013, 06:25pm by Tom McColl

    ... recruited some talented coaches and this has led to an improvement in club competitions that have filtered down into the development of all players. Watching mini rugby competitions from week ...



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