Norfarahana, one of the “unstoppables”

13 January 2019 – It will be another milestone for the Malaysia Rugby especially in the women category. National player, Norfarahana is set to make her way to London this coming February. The 2017 bronze medalist winner at the Kuala Lumpur SEA Games is one the 15 selected women from all over the world for…

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Knight came and conquered Kuching

31 July 2018 – SMK Tun Ismail (STI Knight), from Batu Pahat, conquered Kuching as they won the Under 14 of the KRFC – School 7s category. The Knight overcame Sarawak number 1 school, SMKA Sheikh Haji Othman Abdul Wahab (SHOAW) in the final match. STI travelled to Kuching with their Under 13 development squad….

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Player welfare – What we normally ignore

The original post by Faridahidayu Amrizal (Former Development Officer of Malaysia Rugby Union) Peace Be Upon You . 2cent During the Match Commissioner World Rugby course, there are two important things that I learned and should be considered in all planning/decisions to be done. The two are: – 1 – Player Welfare 2 – Time…

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Dingoes dazzle to the title.

16 July 2018 – FRC Dingoes became the first ever winner in the very first edition of KRS 7s Ladies. The 2018 edition tournament took place at the Astake Field MBPJ, Petaling Jaya. 13 teams took to the field out of 14 registered with Singapore senior team pulled out in the last minute due to…

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Bound for Paris.

3 July 2018 – Malaysia Under 18 team depart to Paris, France earlier this morning. The 7s team will take part in the Paris World Games 2018. They will take part in the Under 18 category. 12 teams will compete with Malaysia is the only team from Asia to play. Algeria, Namibia and Colombia are…

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Succesful Super Week Course create history

2 July 2018 – The first ever Super Week Courses received a great participation from the Malaysia Rugby enthusiastic. 69 participants made it to the courses which started on 29 June until the 1st July 2018. Malaysia Rugby Union fulfils the Training and Education need in rugby as they conducted 4 courses. They covered all…

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Hibiscus maintain ARC status

30 June 2018 – Malaysia will have another chance to compete in Asia highest level in 2019 despiting finishing last in 2018 edition. This came after Asia no 1, Japan, decide not to compete in ARC as they want to focus on the upcoming 2019 Rugby World Cup. Asia Rugby has yet to release the…

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Last chance for Gold Coast ticket

17 March 2018 – Malaysia 7s players are playing their last tournament before the upcoming 2018 Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast, Australia. Malaysia had a good 2 days in Sandakan so far as they advance to the quarterfinal in 2018 Borneo 7s. They opened the campaign in Borneo with impressive 21 – 14 win over…

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Mersing marching on

26 February 2018 – Sekolah Menengah Kebangsaan Seri Mersing became the 5th school to lift the N J Ryan Cup. The school from Johor stop the hot favorite, Tunku Mahkota Ismail Sports School (SSTMI) from having the hat-trick of the championship in a very tight final match. After an impressive first day, SMK Seri Mersing…

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Going up!

21 February 2018 – Malaysia climbed up one spot to 46th in the current World Rugby Ranking. This is according to the World Rugby ranking which is being updated weekly. For the record, this is all-time high rank for Malaysia. Malaysia recorded the biggest climb back in May last year after the Hibiscus recorded 100%…

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