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Nigeria: Eco11 Rugby Football Club has won their first Sandie Beach Rugby tournament

NationSport reports that the event which took place at the Takway Bay Beach on the 1st and 2nd of December, witnessed friends and lovers of Rugby in attendance, enjoying every fun of the game

After six years of participation, Eco11 Rugby Football Club has won their first Sandie Beach Rugby tournament for the club category as Govt.College Takwa Bay retains trophy at the School category. NationSport reports that the event which took place at the Takway Bay Beach on the 1st and 2nd of…

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Nigeria: The Sandie Beach Rugby Tournament

The Beach version of the game of Rugby, seems to be catching the attention of the Nigerian populace as the awareness of the game in existence is still growing

The organizers of the Sandie Beach Rugby Tournament has appreciated the Nigerian Rugby Football Federation (www.TheNRFF.com) for their support of the bi-annual event which holds on the 1st and 2nd of December at the Takway Bay Beach, Lagos. The Beach version of the game of Rugby, seems to be catching…

Rwanda Rugby Federation (RRF)
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Newly elected Rugby Rwanda President to focus on talent development

Kamanda was elected unopposed as the President of Rwanda Rugby Federation (RRF) on Sunday in Remera, Kigali City. The former Secretary-General replaced Alexis Araire who showed no interest to return for the second term

Rwanda Rugby Federation (RRF) (www.RwandaRugby.com) The new executive committee of the Rwanda Rugby Federation chaired by newly elected President Tharcisse Kamanda has confirmed that his four-year tenure in office will focus on further development of the sport through the grassroots. Kamanda was elected unopposed as the President of Rwanda Rugby…

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Ghana Rugby Announces Participation In 2019 Internationals

The 2019 Rugby Africa tournament schedule for some of the competitions were announced by means of an invitation letter to participating unions this week

Mr Herbert Mensah, President and Board Chairman of the Ghana Rugby Football Union (Ghana Rugby) (http://GhanaRugby.org), announced the intent of the Ghana Eagles to take part in the 2019 Rugby Africa international tournaments in a statement from his residence in Accra-Ghana. The 2019 Rugby Africa tournament schedule for some of…

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Dubai Rugby Sevens: The Africa Sevens champions are all set to claw through Pool A rivals

A month into their reign as the Africa Men’s Sevens Rugby champions, the Zimbabwe Cheetahs are on their way to participate at the Dubai Rugby Sevens as local club side, Old Georgians RFC makes a return to the Invitational

On Saturday 24 November 2018, the Zimbabwe Cheetahs had their last match simulation fixture against club side, Old Georgians RFC as part of a joint preparatory session ahead of the 2018 Emirates Airline Dubai Rugby Sevens and Invitational respectively. Recently crowned African champions after a surprising 17-5 win over the…

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Rugby: Kenya, Shujaa and Lionesses Dubai7s Fixtures

The Kenya Lionesses depart on Sunday 25th November for the Dubai7s while their counterparts Shujaa will follow suit on Monday 26th November

The Dubai Women’s tournament will take place on Thursday 29th and conclude on Friday 30th November. They will kick off the tournament at 12:50pm against the Black Ferns (www.AllBlacks.com/Teams/Ferns). Their second match against Ireland is slated for 3:24pm before closing their day one at 6:21pm with Russia. Shujaa (ShujaaPride.com) will…

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Rugby: Kenya Shujaa and Lionesses Squad to Dubai7s Named

The two stars who shone during the 2018 Stanbic Bank National Sevens Circuit, Daniel Taabu and Johnstone Olindi have made the squad that will represent Kenya in the HSBC World Sevens Series in the Dubai7s and Cape Town7s legs

The two are joined by Brian Wahinya, who was part of the 2017/2018 academy and part of the Shujaa team (ShujaaPride.com) that lifted the Zimbabwe Falls Trophy in March this year. Coming back into the fort is Samuel Motari, Alvin Otieno, Leonard Mugaisi, Cyprian Kuto and Charles Omondi. Alvin Otieno…

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Navy School, Ojoku Girls, others shine at 2018 ECOII Schools Rugby Festival

The one-day championship, organised to create awareness of the game among children at the grassroots level by the owner of EcoII Rugby Club, Musa Akor Dewu, also featured rugby tutorials for the youths in the area

It was fanfare at the Nigeria Navy football pitch, Ajegunle Lagos at the weekend when over 20 primary and secondary schools gathered to vie for honours at the Fourth Eco11 Club Rugby Festival. The one-day championship, organised to create awareness of the game among children at the grassroots level by…

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Rwanda Rugby Federation to hold elections

The elections will see six candidates become elected on the same day when a General Assembly takes place

Rwanda Rugby Federation (RRF) (www.RwandaRugby.com) Rwanda Rugby Federation (RRF) will hold elections on Sunday, November 25, to elect a new Executive Committee to steer the body for next term. The elections will see six candidates become elected on the same day when a General Assembly takes place. Former Secretary-General Tharcisse Kamanda…

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The Kenya Simbas will face Hong Kong on Saturday in the repechage tournament whose winner will qualify for the 2019 Rugby World Cup in Japan

As communicated earlier this week by Kenya Rugby Union, the Kenya Simbas have made six changes to the squad that kicked off the Repechage with a 19-65 loss to Canada on Sunday 11th November in Marseilles, France

Rugby Africa (www.RugbyAfrique.com) Chairman, Abdelaziz Bougja, will attend Saturday’s match and support the Kenya Simbas for this crucial game. “Kenya qualifying for the World Cup would change the face of rugby in the country and be such a massive boost for African rugby in general. I am really proud of…