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NSW Waratahs to visit Japan as part of Development Tour

2 days ago by Waratahs Official

The NSW Waratahs will travel to Japan in June 2017 where they will take on top Japanese side, Suntory, at Prince Chichibu Stadium as part of a development tour. Suntory Sungoliath are the current...

Top 5 test try scorers of all time

6 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

1. Daisuke Ohata - 69       Ohata featured for Japan between 1996-2006 and is the leading test try scorer in rugby. The former 7s player featured for Japan 58 times, giving him an...

Top 5 point scorers in the Top League

6 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

With the Top League season fiercely underway, we take a moment and acknowledge the leading men across the 16 teams.   Here are the 5 top point scorers of the season so far:   5. JC Roos (59...

Best performing teams in the Top League so far

6 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

1. Yamaha Jubilo    Impressively, Jubilo are yet to lose a match this season with 5 straight wins since kicking off with a win against Panasonic Wild Knights in August.   With 24 points,...

The three most successful Japanese Top League sides

7 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Being the highest level of rugby competition in Japan, the Top League title has been claimed by 4 different teams since it kicked off in 2003, with one team winning it 5 times.   We look at the...

Monday Afternoon Round Up

7 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

All Blacks squad for Argentina and South Africa   The All Blacks squad to tour Argentina and South Africa for the last two Tests of the Rugby Championship has been finalised.   Loose forward...

Top League Round Up

7 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Panasonic Wild Knights’ hopes of making it four straight Top League titles took a big hit Saturday as they fell to their second defeat of the season.   The Panasonic pack were shattered by...

Top League Round 3 Wrap Up

7 months ago by Rugby News Japan

Yamaha Jubilo head the standings after Round 3, a weekend that saw Top League rugby played for the first time at Nissan Stadium, the ground that will host the final of Rugby World Cup 2019.

Top League Highlights: Suntory Sungoliath vs Honda Heat

7 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Suntory Sungoliath ran riot against a hapless Honda Heat as they scored 7 tries en route to a 50-0 victory. The Heat will be bitterly disappointed with their own performance while Suntory will...

Player Movements: Wasps

8 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Wasps have signed 12 players for their 2016/17 campaign, and they have also seen 12 players leaving.   Here are the clubs' ins and outs as we are about to enter the new Premiership season:   Marty...