November Internationals

Sport: Samoa, Tonga to use 'Pasifika Challenge' as qualifying prep - Radio New Zealand

2 weeks ago by Radio New Zealand

The teams will clash as part of a Pacific rugby double header, called the 'Pasifika Challenge', at Eden Park with Tonga playing Wales in the curtain raiser. Manu Samoa head ... "It's great that we've got...

Gareth Anscombe: Cardiff Blues back aiming for Wales fly-half tour spot - BBC Sport

1 week ago by BBC Sport

Cardiff Blues fly-half Gareth Anscombe wants to cement his place in Wales' summer Tests against Tonga and Samoa. The 26-year-old is one of three stand-offs in ... Anscombe, who renewed his national dual...

Summer tours: Italy and Scotland tread new ground in Singapore - Rugby World

2 days ago by Rugby World

In fact, Pacific Island teams play six Tier One Tests. Fiji take on the Wallabies as well as Scotland and Italy, Samoa tackle Wales and New Zealand, and Tonga also get a crack at the Welsh. “There...

Springboks face All Blacks in Rugby World Cup group stages - AppsforPCdaily

8 hours ago by AppsforPCdaily

England crashed out of the World Cup at the group stage in 2015 following defeats by Wales and Australia, resulting in the dismissal of Jones' predecessor, Stuart Lancaster. All qualifying will be finished...

Dragons boss Jones urges Wales to leave Amos home alone - South Wales Argus

3 weeks ago by South Wales Argus

NEWPORT Gwent Dragons boss Kingsley Jones has urged Wales to give Hallam Amos a summer at home so he can fly into next season rather than flinging the speedster into a pair of tough summer Tests with Tonga...

Schmidt Excited By Ireland's RWC 2019 Draw - Irish Rugby (press release) (registration)

2 weeks ago by Irish Rugby (press release) (registration)

Ireland head coach Joe Schmidt said it is 'incredibly exciting to draw the host nation' as he reacted to today's Rugby World Cup 2019 Pool Draw which took place in the beautiful Kyoto State Guest House.

Welsh rugby prepares for its own 'Joshua v Klitschko' as young guns prepare to slug it out in big Guinness Pro12 bout - WalesOnline

3 weeks ago by WalesOnline

They may be rugby bantamweights compared to boxing's heavyweight big guns Anthony Joshua and Wladimir Klitschko but Steff Evans is ready to slug it out with Keelan Giles in a potential eliminator for Wales...

Jaguares press the self-destruct button - Buenos Aires Herald

6 days ago by Buenos Aires Herald

Needing to rediscover that style that had brought them, and fans, so much joy, they beat Japan in Tokyo but lost the following three internationals against Wales, Scotland and England, slumping in the...

Sport: Flying Fijians name extended squad mid-year tests - Radio New Zealand

2 weeks ago by Radio New Zealand

A 36-man Flying Fijians squad has been named for the mid-year rugby internationals in June and July. Fiji will play Australia in Melbourne on June 10 before hosting Italy and Wales in Suva on consecutive...

Relive four wins for the home nations - BBC Sport

6 months ago by BBC Sport

Plenty of encouragement for all the home nations and what a result for Ireland who beat Australia to clinch victories over the 'big three' southern hemisphere teams in the same year for the first time....

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