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U20s Highlights: Ireland 39-33 Japan

1 year 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

1 year 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

1 year 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

1 year 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

1 year 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

1 year 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

1 year 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.

3 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,...