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World Rugby U20 Championship Cancelled For 2021

10 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The World Rugby U20 Championship 2021 will not take place this year due to the ongoing impact of the global COVID-19 pandemic, World Rugby confirmed on Wednesday.   The tournament's organising...

U20s Highlights: Ireland 39-33 Japan

3 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ireland ran out 39-33 victors over Japan in this U20 World Cup relegation playoff clash at The Stade de la Méditerranée. Both sides put together some scintillating passages of play,...

U20 Championship Top Performers - Semi Finals

3 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

We take a look at the top performers following a pulsating penultimate round of the 2018 World Rugby U20 Championship action.   Mateo Carreras (Argentina) A number of Argentina's players put in...

World Rugby U20 Championship Highlights: Georgia 24-22 Japan

3 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

A furious late fightback from Georgia u20 saw them edge Japan u20 24-22 in the semi-finals for 9th position at the World Rugby Under 20 Championship. Both sides crossed for two first half tries, with Japan...

World Rugby U20s Highlights: Wales vs Japan

3 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

Wales u20 held on for a slender 18-17 win over Japan u20 in round 3 of the World Rugby Under 20 Championship. Japan ran in two first-half tries to one, but Wales kicked two penalties...

U20 Championship Top Performers - Round 3

3 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

Round 3 was full of surprises and it went down to the wire as a few sides were in with a chance to grab a Semi Final spot before kick off of a number of games.   Italy & Georgia lead the way...

World Rugby U20 Highlights: Australia v Japan

3 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

Australia thrashed Japan 54-19 in the second round of the World Rugby Under 20 Championship. Australia got off to a fast start with two early tries giving them a 14-0 lead. Japan hit back brilliantly...

World Rugby U20 Highlights: New Zealand 67-0 Japan

3 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

New Zealand got the defence of their World Rugby Under 20 Championship off to the perfect start as they thumped Japan 67-0 in the opening round. The six time champions started superbly and showed their...

Playing the Japan Way, London style.

5 years ago by Rugby News Japan - Satoshi Takehana

London Japanese RFC was founded in 1979 by a group of former Japanese internationals who came to London for different reasons, and former members include such big names in Japanese rugby as Hiroaki Shukuzawa,...