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Tonga

Rugby Matters: Make Pacific Islands rugby’s West Indies

The West Indies cricket team can be selected from 15 Caribbean island nations. Brendan Gallagher asks if the same can be applied to rugby..

17th October 2019

Problems will exist in the Pacific until we get a professional team, says Fiji coach McKee

John McKee reflects on the issues facing Fiji, Samoa and Tonga, with all three nations set to exit the World Cup in the pool stage

8th October 2019

Gallagher column: Tonga and Samoa should have a base in Auckland

Brendan Gallagher's focusses on the lineage of Tonga, Samoa and Fiji's squads, most of whom are based in New Zealand and Australia

26th September 2019

Probyn column: Eddie Jones will find Tonga give focus to his men

There is a huge gulf in resource between Tonga and England

22nd September 2019

Pacific island players’ union to explore nuclear option of boycotting 2019 Rugby World Cup in light of proposed ‘World League’

Fiji, Tonga and Samoa have all qualified for the 2019 Rugby World Cup

1st March 2019

Leo column: Unearth the root causes to end off-field violence

Dan Leo highlights the skirmish between Amanaki Mafi and Lopeti Timani as one instance of how Pacific Islander physicality can take on..

16th August 2018

Leo column: Give Charles Piutau a reprieve after early capture by All Blacks

If an issue affects one Pacific Island, it affects all...

1st August 2018

Dan Leo column: World Rugby must act to redress this failing system

Dan Leo looks at how mistakes are allowed to re-occur and impact Tier 2 & 3 nations

18th July 2018

Dan Leo: Charitable mindset has held back Pacific rugby

Much of the kiwi media-fare leading up to the third test between New Zealand and the Lions focussed on Kieran Read and the fact it was to..

3rd August 2017

Thomas Young handed Wales debut

Thomas Young will make his Test debut on Friday after being named in the Wales starting XV to take on Tonga at Eden Park. The Wasps star,..

14th June 2017

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