20 players for 2018 adventures

23 November 2017 – 12 players who won the first ever Gold medal during the 2017 Kuala Lumpur SEA Games retained their place in the national team setup. They will be joined by another 8 players in preparation for the 2018 Asia Games in Palembang. The star captain, Zulkiflee Azmi is expected to retain the…

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Girls power in Kuching

22 November 2017 – Get Into Rugby Kuching created their own history as they recorded more girls participant compared to boys. Get Into Rugby program is heading to the finale of 2017 program and this could boost more girls participants in 2018. 289 participants joined Get Into Rugby Sarawak. For the first time in Malaysia,…

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13 Players on flight to Dubai

21 November 2017 – Malaysia Under 17 Women team is ready to fight for a sole spot in 2018 Youth Olympic Games in Buenos Aires, Argentina. The team will take part in the Pre-Youth Olympic Qualifiers in Dubai at the end of this month. The tournament which will take place in the Dubai Sports City….

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No New Zealand for Under 16

20 November 2017 – Bad news for the Malaysia 7s Under 16 teams who supposed to fly to New Zealand this month. The team under the National Rugby Development Program initial plan is to take part in the Condor 7s in Auckland, New Zealand. The team, however, have to cancel their trip. Condor 7s suppose…

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Get Into Rugby Malaysia – Personify Malaysia rugby scene

20 November 2017 – Get Into Rugby is heading to the last part of 2017. GIR from World Rugby is an initiative to develop and spread rugby among students starting from the tender age of 5 until 17 years old. It was all started back in 2017 as the Malaysia Rugby Union started to use…

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Johor RA just too strong

20 November 2017 – No team can match Johor Rugby Academy physical and speed in the Melaka Under 16 15s Invitational Tournament. It was all about JRA from the beginning. Under the management of Mr. Najmulhuda, they showed their well-drill tactical and discipline to dismantle their opponent at the Padang Kolej Vokasional Melaka Tengah. Powered…

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Malaysia 7s U17 women ready for Dubai test

16 November 2017 – Malaysia 7s Under 17 Women will compete in Asia Rugby U17 Girls Rugby 7s. The tournament will also be the Pre-Youth Olympic qualification round. They will be competing in the regional association qualification tournament as they fight for the sole spot in the Youth Olympic Games Buenos Aires 2018 in Argentina….

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France to host RWC 2023

15 November 2017 – The decision is out and it will be France to host the 2023 Rugby World Cup. This will be the third time France as a Rugby World Cup host. France beat South Africa, Ireland, and Italy (withdrew the bid on 28th September) in the final voting. France host previous Rugby World…

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Thailand shocked host to book final spot

15 November 2017 – Thailand who ranked 78th in the world shocked the host nation, Chinese Taipei in the Asia Rugby Championship Division 2. That second semi-final match saw both teams gave their best shot with Thailand celebrated after the final whistle with 27 – 21 win. Thailand sent the early warning to the host…

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RWC 2019 Ball Design Story

15 November 2017 – Gilbert as the official Japan Rugby World Cup 2019 ball supplier has launched the official ball for the game. With Japanese elements all around, Gilbert has done wonders to create ball which will be part of the world rugby history in 2019. The RWC 2019 look and feel has been developed…

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