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  • Apr 19, 2014
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Hong Kong U20s hope to go out on a high

One statistic highlights the progress made by Hong Kong at the IRB Junior World Rugby Trophy as they prepare to face Canada on Saturday in the battle for the crumbs in the eight-team tournament. And it's all about making every tackle count.

Saturday, 19 April, 2014, 10:44am

Quins tame Tigers as ref Wigglesworth takes centre stage once more

Harlequins beat champions Leicester 24-20 at The Stoop on Friday to keep alive their hopes of a top-four finish and a place in the end of season play-offs in another controversial match for referee Tim Wigglesworth.

19 Apr 2014 - 11:32am

Unbeaten Uruguay pose serious World Cup worry for Hong Kong

Only one team remain unbeaten in the IRB Junior World Rugby Trophy and it isn’t Japan or Tonga, who contest Saturday’s final. It is Uruguay, whose performances over the past two weeks will have set off alarm bells among Hong Kong’s senior team management.

17 Apr 2014 - 7:48pm

RFU in move to halt post-World Cup exodus to cash-rich French clubs

England's leading clubs are determined to challenge the financial rewards on offer in French rugby in a bid to prevent a post-2015 World Cup player drain.

19 Apr 2014 - 11:17am

Folau returns for Waratahs as Sharks, Chiefs face tough Easter derbies

17 Apr 2014 - 9:00pm

Another loss, but progress for Hong Kong

17 Apr 2014 - 7:51pm

Waratahs coach Cheika slams ARU for pulling Folau over safety concerns

14 Apr 2014 - 9:54pm

Hong Kong must stand and deliver, says coach Pale Tauti

14 Apr 2014 - 10:08pm

IRB JUNIOR WORLD RUGBY TROPHY 2014 FINALS

13:00 Hong Kong v Canada
15:00 Georgia v Namibia
17:00 USA v Uruguay
19:00 Tonga v Japan

Saturday, April 19, at Hong Kong Football Club.

Full fixtures and results...


Editor's Pick

Unbeaten Uruguay pose serious World Cup worry for Hong Kong

Only one team remain unbeaten in the IRB Junior World Rugby Trophy and it isn’t Japan or Tonga, who contest Saturday’s final. It is Uruguay, whose performances over the past two weeks will have set off alarm bells among Hong Kong’s senior team management.

17 Apr 2014 - 7:48pm

Plays of the Week

Video: Best of the Sevens

Check out the IRB’s pick of the 14 best tries from the 2014 Cathay Pacific/HSBC Hong Kong Sevens – that’s seven each from the HSBC Sevens World Series tournament and the qualifier competition. Included among the selection are tries by champions New Zealand, runners-up England, USA, Spain, France and Hong Kong.

7 Apr 2014 - 6:26pm

Fifteens

Hong Kong U20s hope to go out on a high

One statistic highlights the progress made by Hong Kong at the IRB Junior World Rugby Trophy as they prepare to face Canada on Saturday in the battle for the crumbs in the eight-team tournament. And it's all about making every tackle count.

19 Apr 2014 - 10:44am

Unbeaten Uruguay pose serious World Cup worry for Hong Kong

Only one team remain unbeaten in the IRB Junior World Rugby Trophy and it isn’t Japan or Tonga, who contest Saturday’s final. It is Uruguay, whose performances over the past two weeks will have set off alarm bells among Hong Kong’s senior team management.

17 Apr 2014 - 7:48pm

Sevens

March dates may change if Hong Kong secures last leg

The Hong Kong Sevens will have to be pushed back a fortnight to mid-April in 2016 if the Hong Kong Rugby Football Union's ambition to become the climactic final leg of the IRB Sevens World Series is to be realised.

1 Apr 2014 - 12:31pm

Hong Kong rugby needs ‘depth’ to strengthen squad

Christian Cullen has been among those taking great interest in how the advent of full professionalism has started to alter the landscape of sevens rugby in Hong Kong.

30 Mar 2014 - 11:52pm 1 comment

Community

Charities harness excesses of the Sevens to tackle poverty in Hong Kong

The money spent at the Sevens over the weekend, where corporate boxes cost upwards of half a million dollars, is simply mind-boggling. But for one local charity, harnessing the event's excesses brings much-needed funds to alleviate poverty in Hong Kong.

30 Mar 2014 - 10:45pm

Christine Loh takes first step to make the Sevens green-friendly

The new "greener" Sevens may take a while to invade fans' consciousness, but environmental crusader Christine Loh Kung-wai stressed the initiative was only in its infancy, being haphazardly brought together in six weeks.

30 Mar 2014 - 10:56pm