Hong Kong’s women’s have been forced to give up on their dream of qualifying for the Rugby World Cup later this year. Photo: HKRU
Hong Kong Rugby Union
Omicron restrictions force Hong Kong’s women to end Rugby World Cup dream
22 Jan 2022 - 4:36PM

Women’s 15s team was expected to play Kazakhstan in Dubai on February 13, with the winners then entering the final global repechage tournament the following week.

Hong Kong’s women’s have been forced to give up on their dream of qualifying for the Rugby World Cup later this year. Photo: HKRU
Omicron restrictions force Hong Kong’s women to end Rugby World Cup dream

Women’s 15s team was expected to play Kazakhstan in Dubai on February 13, with the winners then entering the final global repechage tournament the following week.

22 Jan 2022 - 4:36PM
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Jack Wiggins is leaving Hong Kong Football Club for a new role with San Diego Legion. Photo: Jonathan Wong
HKFC coach Jack Wiggins heading to US and role with MLR side San Diego Legion

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21 Jan 2022 - 8:45AM
Hong Kong Rugby Union
In pictures: ESF sides shine in new year youth tournament

English Schools Foundation boys and girls’ teams win both under-19 encounters at Hong Kong Football Club, while Hong Kong Clubs Select takes under-16 girls affair, with boys battling it out for a draw.

English Schools Foundation boys and girls’ teams win both under-19 encounters at Hong Kong Football Club, while Hong Kong Clubs Select takes under-16 girls affair, with boys battling it out for a draw.

3 Jan 2022 - 11:29AM
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NEC Green Rockets have cancelled contract of former NRL star after he was detained ‘on suspicion of possessing illegal drugs’.

NEC Green Rockets have cancelled contract of former NRL star after he was detained ‘on suspicion of possessing illegal drugs’.

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This year’s tournament features a number of new highlights including reusable beer cups and a performance from Gwen Stefani

This year’s tournament features a number of new highlights including reusable beer cups and a performance from Gwen Stefani

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Q&A | US sevens superstar Baker talks costumes, the South Stand and superstitions

One of the most electrifying sevens players should be ready to go for the Hong Kong Sevens tournament in April.

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Then & Now | Why familiar Hong Kong place names also appear in Fiji

Fiji are perennial favourites at the Hong Kong Rugby Sevens, but links between the city and the Pacific nation go back decades, and they shared several colonial governors.

Fiji are perennial favourites at the Hong Kong Rugby Sevens, but links between the city and the Pacific nation go back decades, and they shared several colonial governors.

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World Rugby and the Hong Kong Rugby Union have a number of case studies to draw from, including all four major North American sports, the UFC and European football.

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