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The Nigeria Rugby Football Federation (NRFF) Announces 2020 Calendar

The Nigeria Rugby Football Federation has announced its schedule of international and local events for the year 2020

Speaking to journalist in Lagos, Technical Director; Abubakar Yaro said “The year will kick off with training course for our coaches, Referees and Administrators followed by a return to the National Sports Festival in Edo after a 10 year absence. We will then take a break due to Ramadan fast.…

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Nigeria to host West African Rugby Series (WARS) 2020

The Nigeria Rugby Football Federation (NRFF) has disclosed that the country will host the African Rugby Championship, as well as the 2020 President’s Cup later in the year

Addressing journalists at the weekend in Lagos on the side lines of their Board meeting, NRFF (https://TheNRFF.com/) president, Kelechukwu Mbagwu said the body decided to host the tournament to create more awareness for the sport in Nigeria as well as expose the players to test matches with top Rugby Nations…

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Rugby Union returns to Nigerian National Sports Festival

The Nigerian National Sports Festival is a biennial multi-sport event organized by the Federal Government of Nigeria through the National Sports Commission

Rugby Union is set to return to the National Sports Festival 2020 after a ten year absence having missed out in the last three editions held in Lagos, Rivers and Abuja. The Nigerian National Sports Festival is a biennial multi-sport event organized by the Federal Government of Nigeria through the…

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“Sandie Beach Rugby 2019 Promises To Be Fun”- Mr. Ayo Johnson, CEO Turbocrest Sport

There will be side attractions such musical appearance with the likes of Ditweni, Lush Beats, Mani Lapussh, Mced by six

The Organizers of the Sandie Beach Rugby is therefore inviting lovers of rugby for this year bi-annual event which kicks off on the 7th and 8th in December at the Takway Bay Beach, Lagos. The Beach version of the game of Rugby, seems to be catching the attention of the…

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Nigeria Rugby names squad, arrive in Antananarivo for 2023 Pre World Cup Qualifiers

This encounter is the last match of elimination stage of the Rugby Africa Cup (RAC) 2020 and kicks off on Sunday, 1 December at 15:00 local time (14:00 CAT)

Coach Bronson Weir announced the Nigeria Rugby Men’s Fifteens squad that will be on duty against Madagascar in Antananarivo on Sunday. This encounter is the last match of elimination stage of the Rugby Africa Cup (RAC) 2020 and kicks off on Sunday, 1 December at 15:00 local time (14:00 CAT)…

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Black Stallions finished 8th as Kenya qualifies for Japan 2020 Olympics

The Black Stallions entered the tournament as the last ranked team (14) and had to face defending champions Zimbabwe (1)

Nigeria Rugby Sevens Team participated in the Africa Cup Sevens which doubled as Japan 2020 Olympic Qualifiers at the Bosman Stadium in Johannesburg, South Africa over the weekend. It was their first appearance at the Africa Cup since 2016 following a ban on Nigeria by World Rugby in 2017. The…

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Africa Men's 7s Format And Schedule

A total of 14 teams will be seeing to claim the very coveted Africa7s trophy and with it securing their spot in the Olympics next year

The 2019 Africa Men 7s tournament doubles up as the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Qualifiers takes place on Friday 8th and Saturday 9th November in Johannesburg. A total of 14 teams will be seeing to claim the very coveted Africa7s trophy and with it securing their spot in the Olympics next…

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Nigeria Rugby Sevens names squad, arrive South Africa for Olympic Qualifiers

The tournament will be held on the 8th and 9th of November, 2019 at the Bosman Stadium in Johannesburg

Coach Bronson Weir today announced the Nigeria Rugby Men’s Sevens squad that will be on duty at the 2019 Rugby Africa Men’s Sevens Tournament in Johannesburg, South Africa. The tournament will be held on the 8th and 9th of November, 2019 at the Bosman Stadium in Johannesburg, South Africa where…

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Nigeria - Rugby Sevens Makes Second Appearance at the Nigeria Youth Sports Festival: Edo & Kano State U15 Teams Win Gold Medals

The Medals table for Rugby event at the 5th National Youth Games saw newcomers such as Edo and Kano State clinching the Gold Medals in their first appearance

Edo State Girls and Kano State Boys Rugby Teams won the converted Seven - A - Side Rugby Gold Medals at the 5th National Youth Games at Ilorin on Sunday 15 September 3019. In a tension soaked encounter, a highly determined Edo State Girls Rugby Team defeated Delta State Girls…

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Nigeria beat Ghana in inaugural President's Rugby Cup

The Black Stallions of Nigeria edged the Eagles of Ghana 14-12

The Black Stallions of Nigeria edged the Eagles of Ghana 14-12 to clinch the inaugural President’s Cup at the Nduom Sports Stadium in Elmina, Cape Coast Ghana on Saturday. The first half ended without points from both teams as the Black Stallions dominated and  pinned the Eagles in their half…