Tuesday, 19 October 2021

Tag Archives: Rugby

‘Nobody’s wearing masks’: rugby, fans return in New Zealand

DUNEDIN: Just six days after New Zealand declared itself free of COVID-19 and lifted restrictions on mass gatherings, more than 20,000 fans witnessed the Otago Highlanders edge a 28-27 thriller against the Waikato Chiefs on Saturday. As New Zealand welcomed the return of live sport it was the highest profile ...

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Pakistani women in memorable rugby sevens debut

They might have won only one match at the Asian Women’s Rugby Sevens in Laos on the weekend, but for the Pakistan team – which formed only a year ago – it was a dream debut at an international event. “For everyone it’s a huge deal that the women are playing rugby,” ...

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